Lifestyles




MONEYTALK with Al Suffrin
February 21, 2007 at 2:14 pm
Dear Mr. Suffrin: I am a 19-year-old college student and got my first credit card two years ago.

Ask Nattie
February 21, 2007 at 2:12 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.


Herald-Guide
February 21, 2007 at 2:11 pm
You can enjoy your favorite foods, including goodies, and still lose weight with exercise and diet tips in Herald-Guide Weight Watch.

Here comes the bride ...
February 21, 2007 at 2:09 pm
Can you think of anything more beautiful than a blushing bride and her grinning groom walking down the asile? I can’t.

This just in ...
February 21, 2007 at 2:08 pm
If you are an artist, graphic designer, or just naturally creative, the River Parishes Transit Authority needs your help to develop a logo design for their upcoming marketing campaign.

Donald and Betty Muller reigned as king and queen of the Krewe of Lul. Mardi Gras St. Charles style
February 21, 2007 at 2:02 pm
If you’re a St. Charles Parish resident, you didn’t have to travel far to get into the Mardi Gras spirit because the parades were right in our backyard.

TOWN TALK
February 21, 2007 at 1:47 pm
It was cold, cold, cold, at United Way’s Victory Celebration Thursday night at Ormond Plantation, but the fire radiating from the good-hearted and generous people there helped to warm up the night.

Photographers: deadline looms for calendar contest
February 14, 2007 at 2:05 pm
Get your camera out because there is still time to submit photos for possible use in the LSU AgCenter’s 2008 Get It Growing lawn and garden calendar. The deadline for submissions is Feb. 28.

Matherne - Dufrene Wedding Matherne - Dufrene Wedding
February 14, 2007 at 2:02 pm
Monique Matherne of and Meryl “Snake” Dufrene Jr. were married Jan. 26 at St. Hilary of Poitiers Church in Raceland.

Petit - Keller Wedding Petit - Keller Wedding
February 14, 2007 at 1:59 pm
Heather Theresa Petit and William Joseph Keller were united in marriage on September 8, 2006, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Luling.

McCully - Rodrigue Wedding McCully - Rodrigue Wedding
February 14, 2007 at 1:56 pm
Tricia Lynn McCully and Wayne Joseph Rodrigue Jr. were married on Jan. 5 at the Church of St. Philip in Vacherie.

Make like a chef
February 14, 2007 at 1:54 pm
Learn how to make homemade spaghetti and meatballs or get a lesson in the science of cooking seafood in a St. Charles Parish Community Education class.

Speak with Authority
February 14, 2007 at 1:51 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 14, 2007 at 1:48 pm
This week's jokes are:

MONEYTALK with Al Suffrin
February 14, 2007 at 1:47 pm
Dear Mr. Suffrin: I am 17 years old and got my first credit card a year ago.

NICE JOB. It was all about brush strokes at the St. Charles Art Guild’s watercolor workshop. Pictured: Mae Clark, Jo Buckley, Marianne Sandoz and Carol Fars.
St. Charles Art Guild holds watercolor workshop
February 14, 2007 at 1:37 pm
The St. Charles Art Guild held a watercolor workshop taught by Martha Guthrie, faculty member at the New Orleans Academy of Fine Art.

TIPPY TOES. River Region Ballet students perform a traditional German dance with a little guidance from instructor John Rodi. River Region Ballet celebrates parish birthday
February 14, 2007 at 1:32 pm
As part of St. Charles Parish’s Bicentennial Celebration, the River Region Ballet has partnered with the Komenka Ethnic Dance Troupe to learn traditional German and French dances to honor the establishment of the German Coast.

TASTES GOOD. COA’s Lupe’ Sweeny (left) taste tests student Randy Mayeaux’s entrees at the Chef John Folse Culinary Institute in Thibodaux. COA members assist in cooking class
February 14, 2007 at 1:27 pm
The St. Charles Parish Council of Aging took time during their travel club trip to visit the Chef John Folse Culinary Institute in Thibodaux.

St. John man found dead in Bonnet Carré Spillway
St. John man found dead in Bonnet Carré Spillway
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A man was found dead in the Bonnet Carré Spillway on Friday after a night of partying, but police do not suspect foul play.