POWER UP. Raymond Corlis, 12, can’t get enough of playing the classics like Nintendo’s original Super Mario Bros. The classics never die
April 18, 2007 at 2:31 pm
Video games have been a worldwide pastime for more than 20 years now, which would lead one to think that those gamers from yesteryear have moved on to more sophisticated electronics or hobbies.

Heather R. Breaux BLOG
April 18, 2007 at 2:29 pm
We’ll all remember where we were the day the deadliest campus massacre in the history of the United States occurred - after all it just happened this past Monday.

Herald-Guide celebrates St. Charles Parish schools Herald-Guide celebrates St. Charles Parish schools
April 11, 2007 at 2:48 pm
What a hoot! Zoomobile brings kids a real tweet

Submitted by Kathleen Shnowski

NEW SARPY - Motiva, partners in education with New Sarpy Kindergarten Center, sponsored a visit from the Zoomobile for the monthly science investigation.

Sacred Heart De LaSalle speech finalists: ( l to r) Mallory Creed, Victoria Haydel, Emma Taylor and Kara Tucker. 
April 11, 2007 at 2:43 pm
Congratulatons to Caleb Lampert for being selected by the Hahnville High School faculty and staff to represent HHS at the High O’Brian Youth Leadership Seminar to be held at LSU in May.

Speak with Authority
April 11, 2007 at 2:25 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 11, 2007 at 2:21 pm
Q. What season is it when you are on a trampoline?

A. Spring-time!

The map exhibit will be on dispay until April 20. Traveling museum exhibit puts St. Charles on the map
April 11, 2007 at 2:16 pm
Maps serve more purposes than just showing people how to get from one point to another: they’re artistic, scientific and technological creations - all at the same time.

TOP SECRET. Kids across the country all have the chance to be a “Flavorologist for a Day” at Nestlé’s top secret labs in California. Nestlé launches nationwide search for ‘tasteful’ kids
April 11, 2007 at 2:10 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. - To celebrate the cool science behind flavor development, Nestlé Ice Cream in inviting kids from across the nation to try out for a chance to be a “Flavorologist for a Day.”

MoneyTalk with Al Suffrin
April 11, 2007 at 1:56 pm
Dear Mr. Suffrin: My daughter just celebrated her 8th birthday and was quite shocked that not all of the birthday cards she received had money in them.

Keep your flower beds beautiful all summer long
April 11, 2007 at 1:51 pm
Spring is here and with summer well on its way, LSU AgCenter horticulturist Dan Gill says that now is the time to start cultivating plants that will keep your flower gardens bright and vibrant until fall.

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.


Communities rally to support Cottages for CASA
Communities rally to support Cottages for CASA
Cottages for CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) is kicking off its playhouse...
Crafty Destrehan couple work together on art
Crafty Destrehan couple work together on art
Under the great oaks of Destrehan Plantation, Mary Alice Smith and her husband,...

BP Oil Spill money going to flood protection in St. Charles Parish
BP Oil Spill money going to flood protection in St. Charles Parish
St. Charles Parish’s share of the BP and Transocean settlements from the Deep Water Horizon disaster may not be large, but plans are to leverage those dollars into millions for flood protection.