Lifestyles




The Cook’s Corner The Cook’s Corner
January 23, 2008 at 12:18 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

FIRST PLACE. “Up, Up, & Away” by Quincee Berthelot (right) of Hahnville was the grand prize winner with 101 votes in the Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2007 photo contest and received the $500 grand prize. Camera Shootout 2007 Grand Prize Winner
January 23, 2008 at 12:12 pm
Quincee Berthelot’s “Up, Up & Away” received the most votes - 101 to be exact - in the final round of the Herald-Guide’s 2007 Camera Shootout photo contest and is crowned as the first-ever $500 winner.

Flu shots are crucial in protecting young children
January 23, 2008 at 12:10 pm
The flu is more serious than a common cold, but flu shots can help keep your family safe. Plain and simple.

Spouse’s poor credit could lower yours
January 16, 2008 at 11:40 am
You’ve taken good care all your adult life to pay bills on time and maintain a high credit score. You expect your high rating to continue after marriage, but it could drop if your new spouse has a low credit score.

See puzzle answers below. CROSSWORD
January 16, 2008 at 11:37 am
Like crosswords? You’re going to love our new crossword puzzle - every week in the St. Charles Herald-Guide. Tell your friends and don’t miss a single great issue or puzzle.

The Writer’s Nook
January 16, 2008 at 11:25 am
Editor’s Note: The Writer’s Nook is an occasional series that features the literary writings of parish high school students. This week’s feature contains a poem titled “Pockets” written by Zachary Wilson. Zachary is a sophomore at Destrehan High School.

MONTHLY WINNERS. The St. Charles Art Guild recently selected its artists of the month for January. They are: First Place - Melody Hotard for her pencil drawing “Little Pearl,” second place - Ann Clement for her acrylic painting “Tuscany Wine,” and third p St. Charles Art Guild News
January 16, 2008 at 11:23 am
The St. Charles Art Guild holds monthly meetings the first Tuesday of each month.

The Cook’s Corner The Cook’s Corner
January 16, 2008 at 11:20 am
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

KREWE OF LUL. Dolores and Irvon “Cookie” Gomez accepted the honor and will reign as king and queen. All hail the King & Queen
January 16, 2008 at 11:10 am
Krewe of Des Allemands

From the moment you meet Hugh “Nunnie” and Betty Dufrene, you can clearly see that reigning as the Krewe of Des Allemands’ king and queen means much more than just riding on a float - it’s an honor they’ll both treasure for years to come.

Heather R. Breaux BLOG: Honoring 90 years
January 16, 2008 at 11:06 am
Just when you thought you were free and clear from the temptations of the saturated fats and high-calorie foods of the holidays - just when you believed that it was okay to give into your New Year’s resolution and start that diet plan, you find yourself face to face with a box of Girl Scout Cookies.

FIRST LADIES. Local photographer Tammy Mars (right)was chosen as the official photographer to photograph Laura Bush (left) during her visit to the Benjamin Bannaker Elementary School in New Orleans last November. Herald-Guide People Watch
January 16, 2008 at 10:05 am
Local photographer, Tammy Mars of Gallery la Roux in Luling will have her work on display at the Louisiana State Museum in Patterson, Louisiana. The grand opening is scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 17, and the display be be available for viewing for three months.

Camera Shootout 2008 Camera Shootout 2008
January 09, 2008 at 10:50 am
“Thirsty Cat” by Dawn M. Farrell got the most votes last week and is the Jan. 3 weekly winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

The Cook's Corner The Cook's Corner
January 09, 2008 at 10:48 am
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

Herald-Guide People Watch Herald-Guide People Watch
January 09, 2008 at 10:44 am
Working with the St. Charles Sheriff’s Office and the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development, Destrehan High School student Lauren Vidrine’s senior project made quite an impact and attracted 35 volunteers to pick up trash and debris along St. Rose Avenue last month.

They’re Baaack! They’re Baaack!
January 09, 2008 at 10:32 am
Des Allemands’ own science fiction author Lee Stephen steers readers through the trials and tribulations of war in a chaotic world unlike any other with his second novel, Outlaw Trigger.

Heather R. Breaux BLOG
January 09, 2008 at 10:28 am
Herald-Guide Christmas fund helps family who lost everything

When Orvette Smith’s home in New Sarpy was completely destroyed by a fire in early December, we at the Herald-Guide decided that his family - which included 10 children - deserved to be the recipient of our Children’s Christmas Fund.

Camera Shootout 2008
January 09, 2008 at 10:26 am
Calling all photographers! That’s right, it’s time to launch the 2008 version of the Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout photo contest.

Camera Shootout 2007 Camera Shootout 2007
January 02, 2008 at 11:47 am
“Ghost” by Jamie Abadie is the monthly winner for December in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2007 contest. Congratulations to Jamie.

Destrehan uses ground game to stomp Terrebonne in district opener
Destrehan uses ground game to stomp Terrebonne in district opener
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Destrehan running back Will Matthews ran wild against Terrebonne, scoring three touchdowns in the first half to lead the Wildcats to a 42-17 win in their district opener.