Letter to the Editor
|Here’s a simple plan to save our coast
August 29, 2007 at 1:31 pm
To the editor:
This letter is in response to Allen Lottinger’s article about Louisiana’s deteriorating coast. He was one of the first writers to write about the problems caused by the Mississippi River levee system. I agree with the fact that “Building of levees along the Mississippi River was the main cause of the erosion of our coast...” How can we get the politicians to listen to simple suggestions about how to correct this problem?
|Commission ignores Katrina- effect on home property values
August 23, 2007 at 9:55 am
The Louisiana Tax Commission (LTC) ordered a reassessessment of St. Charles Parish for 2007 because our ratio study was 8.9 percent. A passing grade is 9 percent.
|Ama residents sound off in a letter to the Council
July 05, 2007 at 8:56 am
In a letter submitted to the St. Charles Parish Council on June 28, concerned residents in Ama express their frustrations and disappointment with the approval process:
|Your story on day-care was good - with a couple of clarifications
June 06, 2007 at 3:08 pm
Dear Editor, Thank you for your interest in the state's new Quality Rating System as evidenced by your story in the April 19 edition of the St. Charles Herald-Guide: Does you child’s day-care center make the grade?
|I like new state law that stops people from smoking in restaurants and at work
June 06, 2007 at 3:07 pm
Dear Editor: It’s been six months since The Louisiana Smoke-Free Air Act went into effect clearing the air in St. Charles Parish and all around the state.
|ters to the Editor
May 30, 2007 at 2:37 pm
I think having a YMCA in St.Charles Parish is an excellent innovation!
|Secret abortions are a cancer on society, says doctor sickened by the ‘procedures’
May 16, 2007 at 2:06 pm
Editor: Artificial contraception is a silent cancer growing on our society.
|Parish puts up too many STOP as political favors, claims reader
May 16, 2007 at 2:03 pm
Editor: I guess the parish council will never stop installing those 4-way stop signs that my research suggests are illegal.
|Letter to the editor
May 02, 2007 at 2:28 pm
Editor: The Herald-Guide’s Spirit Weekly is the best religion page I’ve ever seen.
|Letters to the editor
April 18, 2007 at 2:06 pm
I would like to take this opportunity to offer my sincere thanks and appreciation for the outstanding article that Caleb wrote in this week's Guide regarding the Hahnville High School Golf Team.
|Letters to the editor
April 11, 2007 at 1:40 pm
Everybody has an opinion - we want to hear yours. Write: firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to include your name, address and a phone number that we can use to reach you during normal business hours.
|Letter to the editor
April 04, 2007 at 1:59 pm
Dear Editor: I thought you’d be interested in a new street sign that went up in Willowdale in Luling.
|Stand up and speak out against cockfighting
February 21, 2007 at 1:46 pm
Editor: New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson recently announced that he supports legislation to ban cockfighting throughout New Mexico. Caring Americans welcome this news and want Louisiana Gov.
|Heather R. Breaux’s story on my new book was great
February 21, 2007 at 1:45 pm
Editor: The article your Lifestyles Editor, Heather R. Breaux, wrote about me and my new book was absolutely wonderful.
|Lovebirds who fell in love in jail ... wonderful!
February 21, 2007 at 1:44 pm
Editor: Your story on Patricia and Kevin Bartley, the couple who fell in love in prison, was heartwarming. It made me feel good to think that people could lift themselves up in that way.
|Homestead exemption needs our attention
February 07, 2007 at 2:49 pm
Editor: I am writing as many others may be or want to about the homestead exemption.
|I'm not keen on school millage increase
January 31, 2007 at 1:56 pm
In the Jan. 18, 2007 issue of your newspaper, the St. Charles Parish school board said if voters fail to renew two separate millages on March 31, 2007, schools could go bankrupt or close and teachers might have to be fired.
|The tip of the spear of freedom ... the historical black church
January 31, 2007 at 1:49 pm
Langston Hughes once said, “We are not where we ought to be, we are not where we should be, but thank God we are not where we were.”
Merrill Zeringue, a member of the Vieux Carre Chapter of the Daughters of the...
Hahnville High School Career Development Facilitator Aurora Romero received a Lowes...
After hearing that plenty of big trout were being caught on live shrimp at the end...
Two St. Charles Parish residents attending St. Charles Catholic High School...
Vitter in Bayou Gauche to speak about action on flood insurance rate hikes - 1145 views
Little more than a week after officials from 14 parishes took a trip to Washington, D.C. to lobby against potential flood insurance rate hikes, some of those same officials convened with Sen. David Vitter at the home of a Bayou Gauche couple.
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