|Parish WWII veterans being recruited for special trip
August 27, 2008 at 8:55 am
St. Charles Parish’s World War II veterans are being recruited to take a trip they'll never forget. Louisiana Honor Air wants to fly veterans to Washington, D.C. to view the World War II Monument and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
|Gardening seminar offered Aug. 26
August 26, 2008 at 11:09 am
ST. ROSE - A fall gardening program, led by St. Charles Parish County Agent Rene’ Schmidt, will be held Aug. 26 at 11 a.m. at the St. Rose library.
|Ladies Bible study at Luling church
August 25, 2008 at 11:08 am
LULING - The Bible Center Church will host a 12-week Ladies Bible Study Aug. 25 through Nov. 19. at the church located at 422 Barton Ave. in Luling.
This semester’s topic will focus on the book of Daniel.
Workbook cost is $16.30. The class meets Monday nights from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Wednesday mornings from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
For additional information, contact Margie Pierce at 985-764-9336, Glenna Smith at 504-431-7138 or Nadine Montet at 985-785-8873.
|Teen dance in Paradis Aug. 22
August 22, 2008 at 12:33 pm
PARADIS - The Paradis Volunteer Fire Department will host a teen dance on Aug. 22 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at 807 Barber Rd. in Paradis.
The dance is open to ages 12 to 17 and admission is $5. Concessions are available.
|5 secrets to catching fish at Seabrook
August 21, 2008 at 2:31 pm
Imagine a location 35 miles from Boutte where you are able to catch big redfish that stretch 24 to 27 inches long, nearly two-feet trout, black drum weighing in at 30 to 40 pounds and limits of puppy drum.
|Destrehan begins defense of state title
August 21, 2008 at 2:26 pm
Destrehan cruised to the Class 5A state championship last year, finishing the season with a perfect 15-0 record that included the demolition of every single opponent they faced in last year's playoffs.
|Tigers are young, but have plenty of talent
August 21, 2008 at 2:23 pm
Even though Hahnville head man Lou Valdin only returns four overall starters from last year's team, he's not worried. In fact, Valdin feels that while his squad will be young, there is enough talent on both sides of the ball for his team to be competitive.
|You've got to read this!
August 21, 2008 at 2:15 pm
11 new books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish libraries
|Camera Shootout 2008 August 14 Winner
August 21, 2008 at 2:14 pm
“Speedy Gonzales” by Abby Chabert got the most votes last week and is the Aug. 14 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest. Congratulations to Abby.
August 21, 2008 at 2:12 pm
Blakely Elizabeth Thompson was born on June 16, 2008 at 7:17 p.m. at Oschner Hospital in Kenner, to the proud parents of Holly and Jacob Thompson of Destrehan.
|Benedic - Worth Wedding
August 21, 2008 at 2:10 pm
Mr. And Mrs. Oren Benedic of St. Rose announce the marriage of their daughter, Stephanie Lynn, to Mr. Chad Michael Worth, son of Mr. And Mrs. Donald Worth of Destrehan.
|Keller - Walters Engagement
August 21, 2008 at 2:08 pm
Mrs. Patsye V. Lunk announces the upcoming marriage of her daughter Miss Laurie Marky Keller to Mr. Michael E. Walters, son of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred E. Walters of River Ridge.
|Naquin - Mule’ Wedding
August 21, 2008 at 2:02 pm
On July 19, 2008, Miss Katie Lynn Naquin, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Naquin of Destrehan, married Mr. Frank Mule’ III, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Mule’ II of Metairie.
|A GREEN thumbs up
August 21, 2008 at 2:01 pm
When Fayla Breaux of Luling pulled a newly sprouted fern bud from the ground over 20 years ago, little did she know that the tiny greenery would survive three transplants, Hurricane Katrina and grow to be nearly 5 feet tall.
|St. Charles Art Guild celebrates 40 years
August 21, 2008 at 1:59 pm
The St. Charles Art Guild is amongst the oldest and still functioning art guilds in the metropolitan New Orleans area. It was established in 1968 by Mariann Burns, Laura Wilk and Claire Van Wirt. Charter members were Travis Pitchford and nationally known Mississippi mud clay artist Lorraine Gendron.
|The Cook's Corner
August 21, 2008 at 1:59 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.
|Norco American Legion elects new officers
August 21, 2008 at 1:56 pm
The American Legion Spillway Post in Norco installed their officers for the 2009 year.
|J. B. Martin cheerleaders win top awards
August 21, 2008 at 1:54 pm
The J.B. Martin cheerleaders won top honors at the UCA Camp at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond.
This week’s St. Charles Humane Society’s showcase pets are Cali and Skye.
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United Way of St. Charles' Battle for the Paddle may draw record crowd - 858 views
Expected to draw more than 8,000 people, the 14th annual Battle for the Paddle Cook-off will again serve up a tasty competition with more than 100 teams vying as United Way of St. Charles’ gumbo and jambalaya champions.