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HERALD-GUIDE PEOPLE WATCH HERALD-GUIDE PEOPLE WATCH
May 02, 2007 at 3:07 pm
JOB WELL DONE. These St. Charles Parish school employees are recipients of staff achievement awards for the 2006-2007 school year.

R.J. VIAL 4-H CLUB: Pictured (l to r): (front) Nathan Gaubert, Erica Stinnett, Ralea Scott, Mary Frances Candies, Taylor Cortez, Lauren Beadle, (back) Julia Caro, Whitney Curole, Marisa Frazier, Briar Falgoust, Brianna Hue. Letter from Iraq
May 02, 2007 at 3:03 pm
Editor’s note: Army Sgt. Jeffry Kieffer graduated from Hahnville High School in 1996 and from Nicholls State University in 1998 with an associates degree in criminal justice. Kieffer joined the Army in 2002 and is married to Nicole Pitre of Marrero. The couple share a son named Anthony. He was first deployed to Iraq in 2003 and was deployed for a second time last October. This is his letter of thanks to R.J. Vial Elementary students and teachers for their community donation drive that supported care packages sent to the troops last Christmas who bravely serve overseas.

You know you're a Cajun if ...
May 02, 2007 at 2:53 pm
At some point in our lives we’ve all heard a southern-accented joke from well-known comedian Jeff Foxworthy - you know, the ones that poke fun at “rednecks” and gives you a laundry list of ways to tell if you are one or not.

Lorraine & Colette! Lorraine & Colette!
May 02, 2007 at 2:09 pm
Lorraine Gendron, Hahnville resident, was one of 10 artists selected to paint Fleur de Lis’s for a Children’s Foundation fundraiser at the Zurich Classic golf tournament in Avondale.

Kids all smiles during jam session with band
April 25, 2007 at 12:05 pm
By SHANNON MADDEN

LULING - On Wednesday, April 4, The Bucktown All-Stars, in their usual manner, rocked the house at the annual “Groovin’ with the Gators” concert at Lakewood Elementary School.

Send us your summer activities and we’ll list them in the Herald-Guide
April 25, 2007 at 12:04 pm
Before you know it, school will be over and parish neighborhoods will be filled with older kids riding their bikes, playing ball and hanging out with friends.

2007 Great Backyard Bird Count tracks birds and sets a new record 2007 Great Backyard Bird Count tracks birds and sets a new record
April 25, 2007 at 11:54 am
In just four days in February, participants in the Great Backyard Bird Count tallied more than 11 million birds across the United States and Canada - and Luling and Montz bird watchers tracked 23 species right here in St. Charles Parish.

Students across the state get chance to redesign their school
April 25, 2007 at 11:50 am
Students who think they have some great ideas for designing a 21st century school now have the opportunity to do just that - and win up to $10,000 in scholarship money at the same time!

Herald-Guide celebrates St. Charles Parish schools
April 18, 2007 at 2:54 pm
Submitted by Susan Landry

VIPs
April 18, 2007 at 2:52 pm
A congratulations to the HHS Women’s Choir and HHS Mixed Ensemble who qualified for state at the district competition.

Speak with Authority
April 18, 2007 at 2:49 pm
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
April 18, 2007 at 2:47 pm
How does the barber cut the moon's hair?

A: Eclipse it.

Camera Shootout 2007 Monthy Winner Camera Shootout 2007 Monthy Winner
April 18, 2007 at 2:43 pm
“Say Cheese” by Kandis Pitre of Luling got the most votes last week and is the March 2007 monthly winner in the Camera Shootout photo contest.

Win free Disney on Ice tickets in our great reader contest Win free Disney on Ice tickets in our great reader contest
April 18, 2007 at 2:41 pm
Tickets are now on sale for Disney on Ice’s Princess Wishes, but you can win a family fun-pack from the St. Charles Herald-Guide that includes four tickets to the show at the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center on May 3 through 6 just by identifying the Disney cartoon described in the hint below.

Luling and Boutte Lions Club presents spring beauty pageant
April 18, 2007 at 2:40 pm
The Luling and Boutte Lions Club will hold a Spring Festival Pageant on Sunday, April 29, 2007 at R. J. Vial Elementary School in Paradis. Proceeds from this pageant will go directly to the Louisiana Lions Camp in Leesville, LA.

Plant a garden with your kids and watch to see what grows
April 18, 2007 at 2:38 pm
Remember how much fun it was to play in the dirt as a kid? You can relive those memories this spring by planting a garden with your child in recognition of Earth Day, April 22.

Harry Hurst Middle School attended 2007 Earth Fest. Harry Hurst kids go ‘green’ for Earth Fest at Audubon Park
April 18, 2007 at 2:35 pm
Science teacher Barry Guillot and forty-five Harry Hurst Middle School 7th graders represented the LaBranche Wetland Watchers Service Learning Program at the Audubon Zoo's 2007 Earth Fest celebration.

Send us your summer activities and we’ll list them in the Herald-Guide
April 18, 2007 at 2:34 pm
Before you know it, school will be over and parish neighborhoods will be filled with older kids riding their bikes, playing ball and hanging out with friends.

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Valero St. Charles donates over $30k
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Norco Christmas card artists
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Dome Bound: Destrehan Wildcats seek third state title in 7 years
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When Destrehan head coach Stephen Robicheaux returned to lead the Wildcats in 2012, he knew that he faced a lot of pressure to quickly turn the football program around.