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Queens of Hearts. (l to r) Shalinda Austin-Daniel - Ms. Queen, Ashley Wilking - Miss Queen and Brandie Clement - Teen Queen. And the winners are ...
December 05, 2007 at 12:19 pm
The River Parishes Fall Festival crowned their 200-2008 Miss, Teen and Ms. Queens for the year - and we’ve got ALL the winners right here.

MY ORBS. This authentic picture was taken in my house with my Kodak EasyShare V570 dual lens digital camera a few weeks back. All lights were turned off, the camera lens was clean and I was standing by the front entrance of the house looking into my bedro Heather R. Breaux BLOG
December 05, 2007 at 12:14 pm
I’ve always felt that I have carried a spiritual presence with me through out my life. Like someone or something was always watching over me, but there were never any real signs - until now.

Thanksgiving crafts at Mimosa Park school Thanksgiving crafts at Mimosa Park school
November 28, 2007 at 12:52 pm
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Mona Poche


LULING - Molly Poche worked on decorating a turkey with colorful feathers at the St. Rose Elementary Playgroup after listening to the story, Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving.

Parish kids celebrate visit with war veteran Parish kids celebrate visit with war veteran
November 28, 2007 at 12:51 pm
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Stephanie Laurent


DESTREHAN - The first grade students at St. Charles Borromeo School celebrated Veteran’s Day with two retired United States servicemen.

Elementary students donate food to needy Elementary students donate food to needy
November 28, 2007 at 12:49 pm
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Mona Poche


LULING - Mimosa Park students recently collected food items for the needy. Many boxes of non perishable food items were donated to the Social Concerns just in time for the holidays.

Volleyball girls keep score at state tourney Volleyball girls keep score at state tourney
November 28, 2007 at 12:47 pm
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Susan Landry


LULING - Members of the R. K. Smith Middle School volleyball team helped keep score for the State Volleyball tournament held at the Pontchartrain Center.

Science night a BIG hit for R.J. Vial pupils Science night a BIG hit for R.J. Vial pupils
November 28, 2007 at 12:45 pm
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Angelle Babin


PARADIS - Sean Boyer and Peyton Gros discover the difference in magnetic strength of various magnets.

Sugary-sweet babies born at Hahnville High Sugary-sweet babies born at Hahnville High
November 28, 2007 at 12:43 pm
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Paula Gonzales


BOUTTE - Hahnville High School students in Melinda Rappold’s Family and Consumer Science classes made Sugar Babies using a 5 lb. bag of sugar as the base of the baby to help students better understand the responsibilities involved in the day-to-day care of a baby.

A LESSON LEARNED. Retired home economics teacher, Robbie Tomeny, was a guest speaker at the LaFlambeau Charter Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association’s November meeting. She instructed the group on how to set a holiday table.
Herald-Guide PEOPLE WATCH
November 28, 2007 at 12:41 pm
THE PERFECT HOLIDAY PARTY. Robbie Tomeny, retired home economics teacher, was the guest speaker at the November meeting of the LaFlambeau Charter Chapter of American Business Women's Association held at Bull's Corner restaurant in LaPlace.

SWEET SATSUMAS. Buddy Gravier holds a basket of sweet and juicy satsumas picked fresh from the grove of Terry and Jose’ Authement.
Juicy, delicious and nutitious
November 28, 2007 at 12:36 pm
The Louisiana satsuma was imported from Japan in the early 1800s and was immediately adapted by the populace with it’s easily separated sections of sweet, brilliant orange fruit and easy to peel, mottled green and yellow skin - and local sellers say that they are still in high demand.

Heather R. Breaux BLOG
November 28, 2007 at 12:34 pm
Thanksgiving has come and gone. The relatives have packed into their minivans and are homeward bound. The only remains left from Thanksgiving dinner are probably a turkey leg wrapped in aluminum foil that needs to be thrown out and a small container of that runny oyster dressing you didn't like so much.

BABY GIRL. Ashlyn Caroline Rogers
was born July 14 - and it looks like she was also born a Tiger fan! Birth Announcements
November 20, 2007 at 3:13 pm
Ashlyn Caroline Rogers was born on July 14, 2007 to proud parents Kade and Lauren Rogers.

You’ve got to read this!
November 20, 2007 at 3:12 pm
20 new books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish libraries

Senior’s club holding legal assistance fair this month
November 20, 2007 at 3:11 pm
The St. Charles Council on Aging in conjunction with Capitol Area Legal Servfices Corporation and the Friloux-Robinson American Legion Post 509 presents the organizations Community Law Day and Legal Assistance Fair at 10803 River Rd. in Ama on Monday, Nov. 26 at 9:30 a.m.

SURVEY SAYS: SURVEY SAYS:
November 20, 2007 at 3:07 pm
FROM WIRE REPORTS

LSU AgCenter Writer

When Louisiana cooks shop for their Thanksgiving meal, they’ll find the cost of the basic dinner items will average $36.31 for 10 people, according to an LSU AgCenter survey of Baton Rouge-area prices.

Mimosa kids re-enact the 1st Thanksgiving Mimosa kids re-enact the 1st Thanksgiving
November 20, 2007 at 3:06 pm
LULING - Ms. Mitzi Penick's first grade grade class at Mimosa Park Elementary celebrated Thanksgiving dressed in their pilgrim & indian hats.

HHS teens celebrate National French Week HHS teens celebrate National French Week
November 20, 2007 at 3:04 pm
BOUTTE - The French students at Hahnville High School recently celebrated National French Week which was Nov. 5 through Nov. 9.

Learning how things grow at New Sarpy Learning how things grow at New Sarpy
November 20, 2007 at 3:03 pm
NEW SARPY - Carson Neu, a New Sarpy Kindergarten student, works closely with Samantha Clement , a Destrehan High School WISE club member learning how to plant seeds, what seeds need to grow and how to care for plants.

Retired Army general threatens parish protest
Retired Army general threatens parish protest
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Retired U.S. Army Lt. General Russel Honoré is front and center in the brewing discussion over how to handle toxic emissions he says were released throughout the month of June from the IMTT facility in St. Rose.