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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.

Camera Shootout 2007 Camera Shootout 2007
January 02, 2008 at 11:45 am
“Camel Ride in Egypt” by Lisa Vitrano got the most votes last week and is the Dec. 27 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2007 photo contest.

Prosciutto Wrapped Olives Prosciutto Wrapped Olives
January 02, 2008 at 11:42 am
Ingredients:

1 ounce (whole piece) Parmesan-Reggiano or aged Parmesan cheese, 1 (6-ounce) can Lindsay Black Ripe Pitted Olives, drained, 3 ounces thinly sliced prosciutto, Small frilled wooden picks or colorful cocktail picks, Red lettuce leaves

Care for plants that are freeze-damaged
January 02, 2008 at 11:39 am
Although winter temperatures in Louisiana are generally relatively mild, they are punctuated by periods of moderate to severe freezes. Freezing weather is often followed by extended periods when temperatures stay above freezing.

People Watch People Watch
December 27, 2007 at 9:58 am
Herald-Guide Editor Jonathan Menard and his long-time companion Lynda Parker exchanged vows on Saturday, Dec. 15 at the St. Louis Cathedral in New Orleans.

HAPPY HOLI-DAZE!
December 27, 2007 at 9:56 am
It was the sound of my finance Sean and I sneezing, sniffling and caughing that woke me up on Christmas morning and not the sound of reindeer hoofs on my roof.

A Winter Wonderland
December 27, 2007 at 9:53 am
Mother Nature is dropping hints that the coldest months of winter are just ahead with a cool day here or there, but stop by the German Coast Farmer’s Market and you’ll be sure to walk in a “Winter Wonderland.”

Cameron Guidry wins Christmas card contest Cameron Guidry wins Christmas card contest
December 19, 2007 at 11:46 am
Cameron Guidry, a 6th grade talented art student at R.J. Vial Elementary School in Paradis, was honored as the winner of the St. Charles Parish Public Schools Christmas Card Contest.

Last-minute HOLIDAY gift guide
December 19, 2007 at 11:36 am
With Christmas day fast approaching, many local residents are still trying to find those special last-minute items to stuff in stockings or place under the tree.

SCROOGED?
December 19, 2007 at 11:28 am
The classic cartoons like Frosty the Snowman, the uplifting sounds of cheerful melodies like Jingle Bells and all the vibrant holiday lights are supposed to bring joy to us this time of year.

Christmas in St. Charles Parish Christmas in St. Charles Parish
December 12, 2007 at 1:52 pm
It was the perfect way to ring in the holiday season, the gleeful laughter of children and the sparkle of magic in Santa Claus’ eyes at St. Charles Parish’s annual Christmas Tree Lighting.

Savor the Flavor Savor the Flavor
December 12, 2007 at 1:44 pm
Editor’s Note: The following restaurant critiques are part of a senior project for Destrehan High School student Hannah Bodin.

MONTHLY WINNERS. The St. Charles Art Guild recently selected its artists of the month for December. They are: Ann Clement (left) for her oil painting titled “Green Pitcher” and Merrill Zeringue for her watercolor painting titled “What’s Cookin’.” St. Charles Art Guild News
December 12, 2007 at 1:41 pm
Art Guild holds monthly meeting

The St. Charles Art Guild holds monthly meetings the first Tuesday of each month.

Herald-Guide PEOPLE WATCH Herald-Guide PEOPLE WATCH
December 12, 2007 at 1:38 pm
STRONGEST MAN. Jason Frickey of Des Allemands has a lot to be proud of after racking up two major awards at the six-day WABDL World Bench & Deadlift weight lifting competition last month in Anaheim, Calif. - one of which names him as the world champion for his age and weight group.

OH, LA, LA. My most interesting find was this pair of imitation leather boots. Thrift Shop TREASURES
December 12, 2007 at 1:33 pm
For most people, taking a stroll around a local thrift shop isn’t something that normally falls on their day-to-day to-do list and it’s simply because you just don’t think about it.

Heather R. Breaux BLOG
December 12, 2007 at 1:31 pm
I was quite excited when I found the invitation to the office Christmas party stuffed in my mailbox at work. I missed last year’s big bash because I couldn’t shake the nasty flu bug I had caught, so this year was my first chance to see what really happens when my co-workers let their hair down.

Camera Shootout 2007 Camera Shootout 2007
December 05, 2007 at 12:26 pm
“Moments Like This” by Sarah Treicher is the November winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2007 photo contest.

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Harry Hurst Choir Concert
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Volunteers breathe new life into park by helping replace cut-down trees
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Nearly 30 hazardous trees were removed from Luling’s Rathborne Park in September, but an industrial gasses company stepped in to make sure that residents will enjoy plenty of shade in the future.