Lifestyles

Girl Scouts - fun that most families can afford

As more and more families are forced to reduce their expenses in this tough economy, they struggle with deciding which activities they can afford for their children. Dance, sports, and other extra-curricular activities can take a toll on their shrinking pocketbooks.Read More...
August 24, 2009 at 12:38 pm
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Registration still available for fall classes

With just a few weeks until the fall semester begins, a steady stream of new and returning students are currently scheduling classes at River Parishes Community College in Sorrento. Counselors are meeting daily with groups of students to help them select courses to fit each individual student's scheduling needs. Read More...
August 24, 2009 at 12:36 pm
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You’ve got to read this!

The following books are now available at libraries in St. Charles Parish:Read More...
August 24, 2009 at 12:35 pm
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Student Book Reviews

“When It Happens” by Susan Colasanti is a fiction book set in New Jersey. The novel focuses on a high school love triangle involving the three main characters Sara, Tobey, and Dave. Read More...
August 24, 2009 at 12:33 pm
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VIPs - Very Important Parishioners

In recognition of outstanding scholastic achievements and demonstrated leadership potential, Brodie Dufrene was nominated to represent Louisiana at the National Young Leaders State Conference for the Gulf Coast Region in Birmingham, Ala.Read More...
August 24, 2009 at 12:32 pm
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The Cook's Corner

Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.Read More...
August 24, 2009 at 12:26 pm
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People Watch

The St. Charles Art Guild continues to share its 15th summer Kids’ Visual Arts Camp Showcase at the West Bank Regional Library on Lakewood Drive. The show consists of pieces that were selected by each primary grade student who participated in the week-long camp.Read More...
August 24, 2009 at 12:24 pm
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The Biggest Loser

Lose weight and boost your self confidence with help from the Fitness Club’s “Biggest Loser” contest.Read More...
August 24, 2009 at 12:22 pm
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Community Education

Calling all residents! St. Charles Parish Public Schools wants you to broaden your knowledge and sign up for a community education course.Read More...
August 24, 2009 at 12:20 pm
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The Cook's Corner

Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:59 am
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You’ve got to read this!

The following books are available at St. Charles Parish libraries:Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:58 am
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Student Book Reviews

Eclipse by Stephanie Mayer is third in the Twilight series that has become a national bestseller as well as a modern movie.Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:57 am
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Camera Shootout 2009

“Audubon Zoo” by Pallie Miller got the most votes last week and is the Aug. 6 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2009 photo contest. Congratulations to Pallie!Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:55 am
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St. Charles Parish Volunteers for Family and Community

by JoAnn Walker, LVFC

The theme for this year’s VFC luncheon was “Thank You to the Soldiers,” we followed it with red, white and blue decorations.
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August 17, 2009 at 10:52 am
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Ledet - Brevelle Wedding

Robert Ledet and Bradley Joseph Brevelle were married July 9, 2009, at a small family wedding in Luling. The ceremony was performed by Earl “Pie” Tastet. Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:51 am
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Breaux Anniversary

Guy and Fayla Breaux of Luling celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary on Aug. 7, 2009.Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:50 am
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School board member questions letter grading of public schools, but not charter schools
School board member questions letter grading of public schools, but not charter schools
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While public schools are subject to performance review and letter grades each year by the Louisiana Education Department, the same is not true for all charter schools — and at least one St. Charles Parish school board member believes it's well past time for that to change.