Lifestyles




Alpha Daughters of Zion, Valero, deliver gifts to those less fortunate Alpha Daughters of Zion, Valero, deliver gifts to those less fortunate
January 23 at 2:51 pm
Each year, Valero Refinery of Norco provides gifts to the female inmates at Nelson Coleman Correctional Center as well as children of clients affiliated with Alpha Daughters of Zion.

SCAG announces January artists of the month SCAG announces January artists of the month
January 23 at 2:49 pm
The St. Charles Artists of the month for January are (from left):

Rotarians celebrate 37th anniversary, honor long-time members Rotarians celebrate 37th anniversary, honor long-time members
January 23 at 2:48 pm
The St. Charles Parish Rotary Club celebrated its 37th anniversary at its Jan. 7 luncheon.

Quentin Humane Society Pet of the Week: Quentin
January 23 at 2:46 pm
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Quentin, a male kitten who loves both cats and dogs.

Jacy Ashley Long St. Rose teen honored at cotillion
January 23 at 2:44 pm
Destrehan High School senior Jacy Ashley Long was honored among seven teens Dec. 27 at the 26th Biennial Debutante Ball of SWANS Inc.

Participants sing in last Monday’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. day march as they make their way down River Road from the West Bank Bridge Park to the Hahnville Courthouse. MLK’s legacy in St. Charles
January 23 at 2:38 pm
Lifelong St. Charles Parish resident Edward Murray was only 11 years old when Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was shot.

The gift of life of little Suzanne
January 23 at 10:39 am
I remember my grandmother (Meemaw) and mother sharing with me the story of little Suzanne. She was Meemaw’s fifth child. My mother was 9 years old at the time of Suzanne’s birth. I can still tear up as I reminisce of the love in their hearts for Suzanne as they shared about her life and death.

By 2020, half of state legislature may be gone
January 23 at 10:38 am
Term limits were approved by Louisiana voters in 1995 by a vote of 76 percent, but they didn’t go into effect until roughly eight years ago.

Let’s not kill unborn babies
January 23 at 10:37 am
Hopefully, it is becoming less mainstream to kill human life in our world through abortion. It appears that way in our area at least as an abortion facility planned in May 2013 in the 4600 block of South Claiborne Ave. in New Orleans has yet to get off the ground.

Howe Howe
January 23 at 10:36 am
Elrita S. Howe, 89, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 20.

Lay Lay
January 23 at 10:34 am
Dorian Colby “Boss Hogg” Lay, 36, passed away on Monday, Dec. 29 at his home in Hahnville.

Beadle
January 23 at 10:33 am
Nola Guidry Beadle, 95, a native of Scott and a resident of Des Allemands, passed away on Monday, Jan. 12.

Arrests (Jan. 22)
January 23 at 10:31 am
•Joseph L Porter, 41, of 4600 Macon Drive in Kenner, was arrested on Jan. 15 and charged with theft over $500.

4 teens arrested in connection with 15 auto burglaries 4 teens arrested in connection with 15 auto burglaries
January 23 at 10:30 am
Four teens were arrested in connection with 15 auto burglaries that occurred last weekend in Destrehan, according to St. Charles Parish Sheriff Greg Champagne.

Low gas prices offer little relief, residents say Low gas prices offer little relief, residents say
January 23 at 10:28 am
The falling price of oil has resulted in low prices at the pump—in some cases, less than half what they were only six months ago. For the average consumer, low prices mean a savings of $750 this year, according to the latest report from the federal Energy Information Association. But for many, the savings are a mixed blessing.

Joseph Riebow and his wife, Jennifer. Luling firefighter dies 2 months after being diagnosed with leukemia
January 23 at 10:27 am
Luling shift firefighter Joseph Riebow, 39, who’s fight against leukemia was documented in the Jan. 1 edition of the St. Charles Herald-Guide, died on Jan. 8.

Satellite Center Administrator Lasca Anderson shows off the upgraded high-definition television studio used by team members. Hahnville and Destrehan students use the studio to produce TV shows, and several of those students have gone on to work in the field. Satellite Center celebrates 10 years of preparing students for real world jobs
January 23 at 10:25 am
Originally opened in 2005, the Satellite Center will celebrate 10 years at a special ceremony on Jan. 30. But many residents don’t fully grasp how important the center is when it comes to preparing St. Charles students for today’s work force.

Schools seek OK to borrow $42 million Schools seek OK to borrow $42 million
January 23 at 10:24 am
The St. Charles Parish School Board will ask residents to approve up to $42 million in bonds at a special election this spring.

Schools seek OK to borrow $42 million
Schools seek OK to borrow $42 million
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The St. Charles Parish School Board will ask residents to approve up to $42 million in bonds at a special election this spring.