Letter to the Editor




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.

Feds have put you $516,348 in debt & you don’t even know it
June 06, 2007 at 3:06 pm
Our state Legislature seems determined at this point to bring fiscal irresponsibility to new heights as it fashions the state budget for next year.

A nice place to work - but you wouldn’t want to LIVE there
June 06, 2007 at 3:04 pm
There is one place in Louisiana where a person can always find a job. Problem is, there are not many places to live there.

Oops! We didn’t read our own legal notices
June 06, 2007 at 3:03 pm
We owe an apology to the St. Charles Parish Council. We didn’t read its legal advertising published this past month about receiving bids for official journal of the parish on Monday.

Religion in the NEWS...
May 30, 2007 at 2:42 pm
Comments? Write editor@heraldguide.com

Debate over evolution heats up as presidential candidates weigh in
May 30, 2007 at 2:40 pm
By DAVID MASCI
Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life


The evolution controversy, traditionally a state and local issue, has vaulted into the national political arena, making a surprise appearance at the first Republican presidential candidate debate on May 3 and garnering a large amount of press attention in the days following the event.

ters to the Editor
May 30, 2007 at 2:37 pm
Dear Editor:

I think having a YMCA in St.Charles Parish is an excellent innovation!


Chavez is taking his people down that ‘Old Red Road’
May 30, 2007 at 2:33 pm
President Hugo Chavez of Venezuela is beginning to show his real color - red.

Prepare for a hurricane now - before it’s too late
May 30, 2007 at 2:31 pm
With hurricane season right upon us, it is high time to get prepared. And there is only one person who can do that - - you.

Jimmy Carter gets our ‘Rotten Peanut’ award for calling George Bush ‘America’s worst president’
May 23, 2007 at 12:14 pm
It’s refreshing to see two former presidents, Bill Clinton and H. W. Bush, work side by side to benefit humanity.
Together, they raised millions of dollars to benefit victims of the tsunami in the Indian Ocean and Hurricane Katrina. In the process, they said nice things about each other, even though they were from opposing parties.

Destrehan High star in the spirit of giving
May 23, 2007 at 12:09 pm
Many professional football players have a lot to be proud of in addition to what they do on the gridiron. They use their off time to promote charitable causes as we have seen right here in New Orleans, the home of the Saints.

Summer reading programs are a kid’s best friend, says Barbara
May 23, 2007 at 12:06 pm
By the time this column hits the paper local school kids will have already started their summer vacation.

Religion in the NEWS ...
May 16, 2007 at 2:11 pm
Plots by American-based Islamic terrorists with no direct ties to international terror networks form a large and growing threat to the American homeland, the FBI and other government security agencies say. - USA Today

Spirit Happenings
May 16, 2007 at 2:09 pm

After a two-year hiatus, the Louisiana District UPC Deaf Evangelism Ministry Conference is back with a terrific program May 18-20 at the ministry's campground in Tioga, 1800 Hickory Hill Road. The annual conference, normally presented in October, has not been held since 2004 due to hurricanes Katrina and Rita.

Forgive others and break the spiritual chains that bind you
May 16, 2007 at 2:07 pm
By MICHAEL BROWN

Editor of spiritdaily.com


Christ mandated it. When asked how often we should forgive someone, He said not seven times, but seventy times seven. We don't often think of how important forgiveness is, but it's crucial as the initiation of healing, as an act of charity, and in setting ourselves emotionally free.

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.

Let’s make our state friendly to all businesses - even the little guys
May 16, 2007 at 2:03 pm
So we didn’t get the German steel mill that many were hoping would locate upriver near Convent and provide good jobs to some 2,700 people. Our state government went out of its way to attract it. But the Mobile area won.

Former DHS QB ruled ineligible for 2015 season
Former DHS QB ruled ineligible for 2015 season
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Former Destrehan quarterback Marquise Darensbourg transferred to East St. John in February but was recently ruled ineligible to play for the 2015-16 season by the Louisiana High School Athletic Association.

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