Lifestyles




United Way of St. Charles wishes director Denise Brodsky farewell United Way of St. Charles wishes director Denise Brodsky farewell
April 02, 2008 at 1:08 pm
Family, friends and co-workers gathered at a farewell bash for now-former United Way of St. Charles director Denise Brodsky who resigned in January.

A swamp scene created by seventh grader Trudy Saucier. ‘The Traveling Shrimp Boots’
April 02, 2008 at 1:03 pm
In an effort to raise the spirits of the students at St. Bernard Unified School during the months following Hurricane Katrina, an art teacher drew on an old shrimper tradition and had the students paint a picture describing what Louisiana means to them on a white shrimper’s boot.

Badeaux
April 02, 2008 at 1:02 pm
Charleston James Badeaux passed away on Thursday, March 20, 2008 at 10:40 a.m. at St. Charles Parish Hospital, Luling. Age 50. A native of lifelong resident of Destrehan. He was a Deckhand with Gnots Fleet and of the Catholic faith. Son of MaryBelle Badeaux of Destrehan.

Naquin
April 02, 2008 at 1:01 pm
Herbert J. Naquin passed away on Sunday, March 16, 2008 at 3:03 p.m. at the age of 78. He was a resident of Norco.

Borne
April 02, 2008 at 1:00 pm
Leopold Baptist Borne, Jr., sandblaster-painter for Shell Chemical, died on Monday, March 24, 2008 at 12:30 p.m. at his residence of 7 years in Ponchatoula Age 82. A native of Edgard and had lived in Norco for the past 56 years.

The Cook’s Corner The Cook’s Corner
April 02, 2008 at 1:00 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week

Sheriff's Reports
April 02, 2008 at 12:59 pm
Arrests
•Roland M. Perrin, 30, of 649 Pat Dr. in Avondale was arrested on March 24 and charged with contractor’s missapplication of payments.

Sheriff’s Office still searching for armed and dangerous man
April 02, 2008 at 12:57 pm
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's office has captured a wanted man charged with second degree murder, but is still searching for another man they consider armed and dangerous.

Woman saved from flasher by observant neighbor
April 02, 2008 at 12:53 pm
Some cities act as magnets for certain people.

Cajun Cuisine Cajun Cuisine
April 02, 2008 at 12:53 pm
Whether you like them fried, boiled or in a stew, crawfish are a Louisiana favorite - especially in St. Charles Parish where for the next few months you’ll find them on dinner tables and in backyard boils across the parish.

ON SET. Luling’s Natalie Nicole on the set before filming a scene for Final Destination 4. Heather R. Breaux BLOG
April 02, 2008 at 12:47 pm
In 2000, the first Final Destination movie was released in theaters. But little did anyone know just how popular a film about teenagers who ultimately cheat death by avoiding a plane crash would become.

The robots pushed 44-inch balls around a huge track to get points during the Bayou Regional Competitions. HHS students design, build own robot to take on world
April 02, 2008 at 11:40 am
Though it may have seemed out of the question even five years ago, several students at Hahnville High School got the chance to battle other schools from around the country with a robot they created in only five weeks.

Destrehan Plantation holds Heritage Day
April 02, 2008 at 11:10 am
DESTREHAN - The Destrehan Plantation will hold its 10th annual Spring Heritage Day for students of all ages on Wednesday, April 2 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The event will be held on the grounds behind the plantation house at 13034 River Rd.

Preacher orders church to stay away
April 02, 2008 at 9:16 am
Reverend DeVairr B. Mollaire, pastor of Ama’s Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church, filed a temporary restraining order against his own church, saying that he was asked to step down as pastor without grounds for his dismissal.

Rathborne Park, shown above, will have a walking path around the park perimeter, fitness stations with benches, two baseball fields, a soccer/flag football field, a sand volleyball court, a mini basketball court, a playground area, pavilions with picnic t Here comes the park
April 02, 2008 at 9:16 am
The St. Charles Parish Recreation Department released the plans for a new Willowridge/Lakewood park during a public meeting at Lakewood Elementary School.

Rain ruins festival Rain ruins festival
April 02, 2008 at 9:16 am
Just like the survivors the event honors, Relay For Life will go on despite a delay caused by unforeseen events.

Gas prices are expected to rise above $4 a gallon this summer, making it more important than ever to increase a vehicle’s gas mileage. With gas prices set to rise above $4 a gallon, get some bang for your buck
April 02, 2008 at 9:16 am
Though many people now consider the price of gas outrageous, just wait until the summer when consumers could be paying an extra $10 to $20 per fill-up.

Former sheriff wants public pools back
April 02, 2008 at 9:15 am
A former sheriff and Hahnville resident wants the parish to consider opening public swimming facilities for families living on both sides of the river.

Motorcyclist crashes on I -310
Motorcyclist crashes on I -310
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A motorcyclist crashed on I-310 and was ejected from the saddle, landing in a marsh along the highway on Wednesday around 1 p.m.