|Local 4-H members win top awards at group contest
September 27, 2006 at 12:49 pm
Young people from across Louisiana were named 4-H State and Blue Ribbon winners at the recently held 4-H University contests in Baton Rouge. The event, formerly known as 4-H Short Course, was the 92th annual gathering of 4-H members from across the state. Members competed in over 40 different project related contests. Approximately 1600 members and 200 volunteers participated in the activities.
|Pet of the Week
September 27, 2006 at 12:42 pm
Tangi, an orange and white tabby, is available for adoption at the St. Charles Parish Humane Society.
|St. Charles does it again... Owens crowned Queen Sugar
September 27, 2006 at 12:36 pm
Sarah Owens, the 21 year old daughter of Marty and Janet Owens of Luling was crowned Louisiana Queen Sugar 65 on Sat., Sept. 23, at the Louisiana Sugar Cane Festival Pageant in New Iberia.
|Homecoming queen surprised at selection
September 27, 2006 at 12:30 pm
Hahnville High School’s homecoming queen was both shocked and honored at her selection.
|Herald-Guide Health Report
September 27, 2006 at 12:18 pm
In this week's Herald-Guide Health Report, Drs. Brian Brogle and Stephen Lacour of the St. Charles Parish Hospital address prostate health for men. Frequent urination, an inability to urinate, back pain and sexual dysfunction are symptoms of prostate problems, the causes of which are usually benign but may signal cancer. They also explain how cancer is diagnosed and your treatment options. Read this important report - then pass it along to someone you love.
And don't forget to check back next week for another Health Report - ONLY in the Herald-Guide.
|Pet of the Week
September 20, 2006 at 2:32 pm
This week’s pet is Goldie, a 4-month-old Cocker Spaniel mix, and she is currently available for adoption at the parish’s animal shelter.
|Movin’ on up... from cluttered cages to kitty oondo
September 20, 2006 at 1:13 pm
The St. Charles Parish Humane Society has gone to great lengths to ensure that the cats who are brought to their shelter can check in with style by creating a space that allows the furry felines to roam freely.
|Towering sunflowers call Norco garden home
September 13, 2006 at 2:40 pm
Adam Duhe loves to watch plants grow and flowers bloom in his grandmother, Brenda Duhe’s, garden, and recently he decided to try his hand at gardening by planting sunflower seeds.
|Pet of the Week
September 13, 2006 at 2:35 pm
The St. Charles Parish Humane Society is where Felix, a Snowshoe feline, currently calls home.
|Romeros celebrate 50th Anniversary
September 06, 2006 at 2:33 pm
Alexandre and Wyonnia Romero celebrated their 50 anniversary on Aug. 12 at the Father McCallion Hall in Des Allemands.
|Mr. and Mrs. Monty Johnson, Jr.
September 06, 2006 at 2:28 pm
The marriage of Miss Dana Champagne and Mr. Monty Johnson, Jr. was celebrated on June 3, 2006 in Destin, Florida.
|River Parishes Hospital announces art winners
September 06, 2006 at 2:19 pm
River Parishes Hospital is proud to announce its monthly art winners for the months of June and July.
|Where are they now?
September 06, 2006 at 2:13 pm
In 1992, 2nd Lt. Douglas Gautrau of the Air Force’s 26th Operational Weather Squadron, along his father, tracked the course of Hurricane Andrew.
|It's a girl!
August 30, 2006 at 4:04 pm
Angelle Madere and Brandon Sassin of River Ridge announce the birth of their daughter, Kaylyn Elizabeth Sassin on July 2 at Tulane Lakeside Hospital. She weighed 6 lb. 15 oz. and measured 19 3/4'', and was born at 7:28 p.m.
|Mr. & Mrs. Nicholas Barett Gregory
August 30, 2006 at 3:54 pm
The marriage of Miss Alaine Renee' Cancienne and Mr. Nicholas Barrett Gregory was solemnized on April 29, 2006 during an evening ceremony at Holy Family Church in Luling.
|Pet of the Week
August 30, 2006 at 3:44 pm
Emma is a fun-loving, healthy 1-year-old Austrailian Shepard mix who has been updated on all vaccinations and is spayed.
|...And the beat marches on
August 30, 2006 at 3:19 pm
This summer the Hahnville High School marching band was invited to participate and represent the state of Louisiana at the annual Independence Day Parade in Washington D.C.
|River Region Ballet to hold auditions
August 24, 2006 at 3:16 pm
DESTREHAN, La. – The River Region Ballet will hold open auditions for the 2006-2007 season for dancers ages 7 and up on Sat., Sept. 9. This year, RRB will perform its annual production of “The Nutcracker” in December and a mixed bill spring concert titled “Celebrating Diverse Cultures” in March to commemorate St. Charles Parish’s bicentennial year. New Orleans natives Eleanor Bernard Carney and Ian Carney will perform with the company as guest artists this year.
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The Beatles, Frank Sinatra, Judy Garland and Luciano Pavarotti all performed at New York’s Carnegie Hall, now Destrehan junior Haley Taylor will follow in those famous footsteps.