Lifestyles




Nifty $5 for YOUR jokes and riddles
April 04, 2007 at 2:57 pm
Q: Why did the Easter egg hide?

A: He was a little chicken!

Camera Shootout 2007 March 29 Weekly Winner Camera Shootout 2007 March 29 Weekly Winner
April 04, 2007 at 2:54 pm
"Friends” submitted by Brandon Loupe of Norco got the most votes last week, making him the March 29 weekly winner in our photo contest.

FURRY FRIEND. Bayou Pets staffer Lynn Aucoin handles bunnies with lots of TLC. Keep your Easter bunny ‘hoppy’ with these 4 easy expert tips
April 04, 2007 at 2:49 pm
With Easter here many of us feel the impulse to give our children and loved ones colorful Easter baskets brimming with surprises.

Ask Nattie
April 04, 2007 at 2:46 pm
Dear Nattie: My high school prom is right around the corner and I am SO nervous.

MONEYTALK with Al Suffrin
April 04, 2007 at 2:44 pm
Dear Mr. Suffrin: I want my kids to be financially responsible. I really think that personal-finance classes should begin early on in their educational career.

Send your summer activities so we can list them in the Herald-Guide
April 04, 2007 at 2:43 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.

Colorful, safe and delicious:
April 04, 2007 at 2:41 pm
Dyeing and decorating eggs is enjoyed by many families at Easter. But because eggs are perishable, you should follow food safety precautions to keep from getting sick.

ON THE HUNT. Gracie Chapman, 2, of Destrehan filled her pink Easter bucket to the rim with her share of the 7,000 plastic eggs up for grabs. Eggs-ellent! Spegg-tacular! It’s no yolk!
April 04, 2007 at 2:36 pm
Thick gray clouds and a serious chance of rain didn't stop dozens of children of all ages from crowding fields near the Bayou Gauche Fire Station to hunt for 7,600 plastic eggs stuffed with yummy candy a full week before Easter Sunday.

Heather R. Breaux BLOG
April 04, 2007 at 2:31 pm
The running joke in the news room is that I am one of the most organized people to have occupied an editor’s desk.

Raymond K. Smith Middle School was pleased to have Michael Lewis, Saints football player, speak to the students about doing their best on the upcoming Leap/iLeap tests. Herald-Guide celebrates St. Charles Parish schools
March 28, 2007 at 2:13 pm
Quiz Bowl students on top in competition

Submitted by Gary Creed

NORCO - The Sacred Heart School Senior Quiz Bowl Team competed in the Brother Martin sponsored National Honor Society Prep Quiz Bowl competition and placed as one of the top four teams in the metropolitan area. Sacred Heart defeated Christian Brothers Academy and St. Pius X to play in the semi-final round.

VIPs
March 28, 2007 at 2:10 pm
Christopher Joseph was nominated as treasurer of Jesuit High School’s National Honor Society in New Orleans. He is the son of Christopher and Shelia Joseph of Boutte.


Nifty $5 for YOUR jokes and riddles
March 28, 2007 at 2:03 pm
Q: What did one candle say to the other?

A: "Don't birthdays burn you up?"

Camera Shootout 2007 Camera Shootout 2007
March 28, 2007 at 1:59 pm
The votes have been counted and we have chosen the March 22 winner.

Lynell Jean Adams and Ross Alton Borne will marry on April 28. Adams - Borne Engagement
March 28, 2007 at 1:45 pm
Romona and Lionel Adams of Raceland announce the engagement of their daughter, Lynell Jean to Ross Alton, son of Deborah and Clarence Borne of Lockport.

Melanie Masrie Delaune and Collin Joseph Ford will marry on April 28. Delaune - Ford Engagement
March 28, 2007 at 1:43 pm
Melanie Marie Delaune of Des Allemands and Collin Joseph Ford of Baton Rouge will marry in a 1:30 p.m. ceremony April 28 at St. Joseph Cathedral in Baton Rouge.

Aimee Francine Friloux and Jeremiah James Fontenot will marry in the late spring. Friloux - Fontenot Engagement
March 28, 2007 at 1:40 pm
Mr. and Mrs. Winfield Friloux of Hahnville announce the engagement of their daughter, Aimee Francine to Jeremiah James Fontenot, son of Kieth Fontenot of Bayou Gauche and Mrs. Lisa Fontenot of Des Allemands.

Mr. and Mrs. James Kent Smith Jr. Hoover - Smith Wedding
March 28, 2007 at 1:38 pm
Genny Lee Hoover and James Kent Smith Jr. of Baton Rouge were married on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2007 at First United Methodist Chruch of Baton Rouge.

Bicentennial artwork created by 16 Allemands Elementary Students. Kids-eye view of SC Parish on eve of our 2OOth B-day
March 28, 2007 at 1:34 pm
In celebration of St. Charle’s Parish’s 200th Bicentennial birthday, 16 second graders at Allemands Elementary School in Des Allemands created the eye-catching collage you see on this page.

Lifestyles

Speaking for the children
Speaking for the children
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2015 Krewe of Des Allemands Grand Marshals
2015 Krewe of Des Allemands Grand Marshals

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DHS students receive national honor
DHS students receive national honor
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Destrehan High School Freshmen students Emaje Vinnet (left) and Maddie Taliancich.