Lifestyles




ASTHMA
February 07, 2007 at 2:42 pm
Asthma is a major problem in Louisiana with one in 10 households having at least one child who suffers.

Speak with Authority
February 07, 2007 at 1:08 pm
BOUTTE - Experts agree that when you learn a new word, your world becomes a bigger and more interesting place.

Nifty $5 for YOUR jokes and riddles
February 07, 2007 at 1:05 pm
A VALENTINE’S DREAM

A young woman was taking an afternoon nap. After she woke up, she told her husband, "I just dreamed that you gave me a pearl necklace for Valentine's day. What do you think it means?"

Heather's rocks. Can you top this?
February 07, 2007 at 1:03 pm
Heather Breaux’s rocks might not look like much to the untrained eye, but they, well ... rock!

MONEYTALK with Al Suffrin
February 07, 2007 at 1:01 pm
Dear Mr. Suffrin: My son is a high-school sophomore and we are beginning to look into what colleges he would like to attend. That way we can figure out how much his education will cost and also how we are going to pay for it.

Paint like nobody's watching
February 07, 2007 at 12:58 pm
Unleash your creative side and sign up for a St. Charles Parish Community Education art course. From acrylic painting to calligraphy, there’s bound to be a class just for you.

Don’t let Mardi Gras make you ... urp - sick!
February 07, 2007 at 12:57 pm
Most of us are too busy catching beads and trinkets during Mardi Gras parades to realize that it’s almost impossible to keep our hands clean and free of germs.

See what the NOISE is all about
February 07, 2007 at 12:55 pm
The St. Charles Community Band is looking for new adult members, especially woodwinds and percussion, who have had at least some high school band experience.

50 ways to LEAVE your lover?
February 07, 2007 at 12:51 pm
There must be fifty ways to leave your lover ...
Just slip out the back, Jack
Make a new plan, Stan
You don't need to be coy, Roy
Just get yourself free
Hop on the bus, Gus
You don't need to discuss much
Just drop off the key, Lee,
Just set yourself free.


Destrehan native and nature photographer Ronnie Gaubert certainly has an eye for our feathered friends. Ronnie Gaubert is ...
February 07, 2007 at 12:43 pm
Bird-watchers nationwide are dusting off their binoculars for the Great Backyard Bird Count Feb. 16-19. But Destrehan native and nature photographer Ronnie Gaubert keeps our feathered friends in sharp focus all the time.

Ask Nattie
February 07, 2007 at 12:39 pm
Nattie Swan is St. Charles Parish’s best new advice columnist for kids and their parents. Let her help you. Send questions to editor@heraldguide.com

Secret to losing weight
February 07, 2007 at 12:37 pm
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control has concluded after a major study that Americans are getting fatter “because they eat more than they used to.”

What's in a name?
February 07, 2007 at 12:34 pm
The ringing of wedding bells and the pitter-patter of little feet are becoming familiar sounds to me since most of my girlfriends from college are tying the knot and becoming parents.

Herald-Guide
February 07, 2007 at 12:33 pm
You can still enjoy delicious snacks and goodies and still lose weight with exercise and diet tips in Herald-Guide Weight Watch.

TOWN TALK
February 07, 2007 at 11:22 am
Much has been said about whether our school system really needs the millage renewed again in order to keep St. Charles Parish students ahead of the game.

Just me and my shadow! Just me and my shadow!
January 31, 2007 at 2:46 pm
Great feature picture ...

Bicentennial trivia
January 31, 2007 at 2:18 pm
Enjoy history? Like trivia? You’ve come to the right place.

Because each week in the St. Charles Herald-Guide, we publish seven new historical tidbits in honor of St. Charles Parish’s Bicentennial Year. Here goes:

Math wizard’s up for Presidental Award Math wizard’s up for Presidental Award
January 31, 2007 at 12:47 pm
LULING - Ranell Troxler, a math teacher at Raymond K. Smith Middle School, was honored at a BESE Board meeting as being a finalist for Louisiana's Presidential Award for Math.

Krewe of Zeus withdraws permit to parade in Ormond
Krewe of Zeus withdraws permit to parade in Ormond
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The Krewe of Zeus has withdrawn a permit application that would have allowed the organization to parade through Ormond Subdivision in Destrehan.