TOP WINNERS. Pictured at top, Ariel Morris was chosen as the festival’s Teen Queen and Chelsea Troxler was crowned as the pageant’s Miss Queen. 50 years of glitz and glamour
August 06, 2008 at 1:46 pm
The 50th annual St. Charles Parish Festival crowned their winners in an evening ceremony at Destrehan High School on Saturday, Aug. 2 with Ariel Morris of Destrehan taking home the title of Teen Queen and Luling’s Chelsea Troxler crowed as Miss Queen.

FALL VEGETABLES. Early August is the time to begin planting cole crops from seeds or transplants such as cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower, kohlrabi, kale and collards. Early August is the time to start late-summer vegetable gardens
July 31, 2008 at 9:22 am
There is something particularly satisfying about putting quality, nutritious food on the table as a direct result of your gardening efforts.

Summer Book Reviews Summer Book Reviews
July 31, 2008 at 9:19 am
In his exciting mystery novel, Tell No One, Harlan Coben tells of the dynamic life of his main character, Dr. David Beck.

You’ve got to read this!
July 31, 2008 at 9:17 am
19 new books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish libraries

VIPs - Very Important Parishoners
July 31, 2008 at 9:15 am
Latter & Blum announced their annual scholarship winners.

Camera Shootout 2008 July 24 Weekly Winner Camera Shootout 2008 July 24 Weekly Winner
July 31, 2008 at 9:14 am
“Golden Gate Fog” by Charles Flowers got the most votes last week and is the July 24 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

PRESENTATION PARTY. River Region Ballet artistic director Susan Ferrara (center) with founding River Region Ballet dancers Anne Comiskey, Jennifer Sanders Armand, Wendy Putnam and Sarah Comiskey at the RRB Presentation Party.
RRB celebrates year with inauguration
July 31, 2008 at 9:12 am
River Region Ballet celebrated its upcoming 2008-2009 season with their Inaugural Presentation Party at Ormond Country Club.

Kittens are available for adoption. Pets of the Week
July 31, 2008 at 9:10 am
Sarah is a sweet female Doberman Pinscher, Labrador Retriever mix that is full of energy and up for adoption at the St. Charles Parish Animal Shelter.

The Cook’s Corner The Cook’s Corner
July 31, 2008 at 9:07 am
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

ON SET. Destrehan’s Jodi Scaffidi is pictured with WWL anchor Lucy Bustamante. Herald-Guide PEOPLE WATCH
July 31, 2008 at 9:04 am
Destrehan High School sophomore Jodi Scaffidi recently had the opportunity to visit the set of WWL-TV Channel 4 and meet one of her idols, newscaster Lucy Bustamante.

ST. CHARLES 4-H WINNERS. Pictured (l to r) top row: Cody Duhe, George Hill, Keaton Northington, Daniel Morgan, Leah Alday, Jintrell Tassara, Justin Villers, Jarvis Lewis.  Second row: Andy Alday, Mamie McMillion, Mrs. Dee McGill, Kelsey McGill, Ebonie Coo St. Charles 4-H members participate at 4-H University
July 31, 2008 at 9:00 am
Every June hundreds of 4-H members gather in Baton Rouge at the Louisiana State University campus to participate in the annual LSU AgCenter's 4-H University, formerly known as 4-H Short Course.

Community Education registration begins Aug. 1
July 31, 2008 at 8:58 am
St. Charles Parish Postal Patrons will be receiving their Fall 2008 Community Education brochures in the mail the first week of August.

Ryleigh Lorice Daous Birth Announcements
July 23, 2008 at 1:54 pm
Ryleigh Lorice Daous was born on June 23, 2008 to proud parents Bobbie Miller and Scott Daous. She weighed in at 7 pounds 4 ounces. She measured at 20 inches.

VIPs - Very Important Parishoners VIPs - Very Important Parishoners
July 23, 2008 at 1:51 pm
Marilyn Richoux, pictured above, presents the Lester Burgett Memorial Scholarship Award to Kayla Watson on behalf of the Republican Women of St. Charles at the Destrehan High School Senior Awards Ceremony on May 1.

Summer Book Reviews Summer Book Reviews
July 23, 2008 at 1:48 pm
In the novel Pants on Fire by Meg Cabot, Katie Ellison seems to be living the perfect life. However, underneath it all are little secrets. When a childhood friend returns with information that could crumble Katie’s perfect world, she might be forced to begin being truthful.

Camera Shootout 2008 July 17 Weekly Winner Camera Shootout 2008 July 17 Weekly Winner
July 23, 2008 at 1:45 pm
“Reflections” by Thelezia Folse got the most votes last week and is the July 17 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest. Congratulations to Thelezia.

Cade - Anderson Wedding Cade - Anderson Wedding
July 23, 2008 at 1:39 pm
On June 21, 2008, Miss Bobbi Len Cade, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lynn Cade of Destrehan was married to Mr. Harold Vincent Anderson Jr., son of Mrs. Marilyn White Anderson and the late Mr. Harold Vincent Anderson Sr.

Clesi - Haydel Wedding Clesi - Haydel Wedding
July 23, 2008 at 1:38 pm
Catherine Anne Clesi and Donald Joseph Haydel III were married on April 12, 2008 at St. Joseph Plantation in Vacherie.

4 die from heroin OD in St. Charles Parish
4 die from heroin OD in St. Charles Parish
St. Charles Parish’s heroin overdoses could reach four with confirmation of the recent “double death” with two known users this year.