Lifestyles




Make houseplants happy
July 12, 2006 at 11:59 am
Whether we admit it or not, heat and humidity this time of year make gardening outside less enjoyable.

The golden years
July 12, 2006 at 11:58 am
Joseph (Mule) Pollet, Jr. and June of Destrehan celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary on June 16.

Celebrating 50 years of commitment
July 12, 2006 at 11:55 am
Congratulations to Clarence and Lou Ann Faucheux.

The home of Ron and Deborah Unger was completely distroyed by the rising waters of Hurricane Katrina. Out of the catastrophe that was Hurricane Katrina, comes new life and hope
July 12, 2006 at 11:44 am
The residents of Chalmette and St. Bernard Parish were struck unusually hard by the infamous killer storm, Katrina.

Caladiums made for shade, offer summer color
July 05, 2006 at 11:03 am
Gardeners crave color in shady areas of their landscapes just as much as they do in sunny areas. Unfortunately, shade-loving plants generally are not so flamboyant, and the selection of colorful bedding plants for shady gardens is limited.

Dry weather produces record tomatoes
July 05, 2006 at 11:01 am
The LSU AgCenter’s 8th Annual Tomato Field Day in Waterproof, La., showed that the recent lack of rain can’t stop those who are determined to produce unusually large tomatoes.

Nicholls announces honor roll
July 05, 2006 at 10:58 am
• Honor Roll
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
Brittany Danyel Barrios, Luling; Nicole Elizabeth Mumphrey, Destrehan.

Matthew Williams and his caring home nurse, Sarah White. Arc of St. Charles is a helping hand for the disabled
July 05, 2006 at 10:53 am
The Arc of St. Charles is a non-profit organization that is committed to providing services and support that enable persons of all ages with developmental disabilities and special needs to attain their potential. The Arc of St. Charles has been providing services to the handicapped persons of St. Charles Parish since 1971.

Le Belle Fleur Garden Club chosses new officers
June 28, 2006 at 1:05 pm
The annual installation of officers of the La Belle Fleur Garden Club was held at the Destrehan Wildcat Kitchen. The officers for the coming year are Kate Hymel, President; Sharyn Laurenc, Vice-President; Pat St. Amant, Secretary; Cathy Montz, Corresponding Secretary, and Louise Hehmeyer, Treasurer.

Bonnet Carre Garden Club installs new officers
June 28, 2006 at 1:03 pm
Treasurer- Audrey Brady
Secretary- Yolande St. Pierre
Vice President- Catherine Haydel
President- Jane Banquer

Delta Gamma Alumnae Foundation Fellowship awarded to local
June 28, 2006 at 1:02 pm
Lauren Sauzer, an alumnae member of Gamma Zeta chapter of Delta Gamma at Louisiana State University has been awarded the Founders Fellowship.

University of Louisiana
June 28, 2006 at 1:00 pm
The President's List and Honor Roll for the spring semester at the University of Louisiana at Monroe have been announced by ULM President Dr. James E. Cofer Sr.

Stewart-Gothreaux Wedding Celebrated
June 28, 2006 at 12:57 pm
Miss Marcie Renee' Stewart and Mr. Billy Brian Gothreaux were united in marriage on June 10, 2006 at 2 p.m. at Woodlawn Baptist Church in Baton Rouge, La. Dr. Tommy Middleton officiated the afternoon ceremony.

School System falculty/employees retire
June 21, 2006 at 12:35 pm
Congratulations to the following St. Charles Parish School System employees/falculty on their retirement.

St. Charles Parish kids to perform in JPAS musical
June 21, 2006 at 12:34 pm
Twelve St. Charles parish children are participating in the 12th Jefferson Performing Arts Society’s Children’s Summer Theatre production June 22-25.

New Royalty Chosen to represent the La. Catfish Festival
June 21, 2006 at 12:31 pm
The Louisiana Catfish Festival Queens were chosen June 10, during the annual pageant held at Hahnville High School in Boutte.

Welcome little one!
June 14, 2006 at 10:52 am
Mark James Borne was born May 8, 2006 to Brett and Johanna Borne of Destrehan.

DHS announces honor roll
June 14, 2006 at 10:50 am
Destrehan High School 4th quater honor roll.

Luling golf club will sell pool
Luling golf club will sell pool
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Three years ago the Willowdale swimming pool was abandoned when the country club that owned it declared bankruptcy. Now, the new owners of the property are selling the popular summer spot.