|Herald-Guide celebrates St. Charles Parish Schools
March 14, 2007 at 3:01 pm
New Sarpy kids learn about life in Japan
Submitted by Jennifer Meyers-Lind
NEW SARPY - Ms. O'Rourke's first graders (right)and Ms. Miller's third graders at New Sarpy Elementary School have been working together to develop knowledge of our neighboring country, Japan.
With the help of Kuniyo Schmidt, a first grader's mother, who is from Japan, the students learned first hand about the country as they made origami, ate Japanese food, and shared in the learning of Japanese language and games.
March 14, 2007 at 2:50 pm
Luling's Justin Ward achieved Eagle Scout status and was promoted to assistant Scoutmaster in Eagle Scout Troop 371. Justin, 18, is a junior in high school. He is the son of Paul and Caroline Ward.
March 14, 2007 at 2:41 pm
Kevin Michael Giroir Jr. was delivered Feb. 12 at 8:04 p.m. to proud parents Kevin Michael Giroir Sr. and Rochelle Lynn Domangue Giroir of Hahnville. Kevin Jr. weighed in at 7 lbs. 5 oz. and was 20 inches long. His siblings are Blair Michael Boquet and Kristin Renee Boquet.
|Don’t let gardening wreck your health
March 14, 2007 at 2:39 pm
You may know how and when to plant your pansies and petunias, but do you think about a little stretching exercise before heading out into the garden?
March 14, 2007 at 2:36 pm
Nattie Swan is St. Charles Parish’s best new advice columnist for kids and their parents. Let her help you. Send questions to email@example.com.
|MONEYTALK with Al Suffrin
March 14, 2007 at 2:34 pm
Dear Mr. Suffrin: I am 16 and just inhereted $98,000 from my grandmother.
|Loook who's having fun at the biz fair
March 14, 2007 at 2:31 pm
Business was booming at the annual St. Charles Parish Business and Health Fair where merchants from around the parish set up shop to show residents what products or services they have to offer.
|Thank goodness it's Monday
March 14, 2007 at 2:28 pm
For most of you, the catch phrase, "Thank Goodness It’s Friday" means that rest and relaxation are just ahead - but for me, not so much.
|WHAT PARISH PEOPLE EARN
March 07, 2007 at 3:31 pm
Editor’s note: Hourly and annual salaries listed below are averages for all occupations from CEO to secretary - and everything in between. Data is provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for the “Metropolitan Statistical Area” of St. Charles Parish, Kenner, Metairie & New Orleans. This is Part 2 in a fascinating 2-part series that you’ll find only in the Herald-Guide.
March 07, 2007 at 3:21 pm
Church and spiritual activities for one and all ...
March 07, 2007 at 3:07 pm
Patsy Price Soudelier Rousse
Passed away on Feb. 28 in Paradis. Beloved wife of the late Lloyd Soudelier, Sr. by first marriage and the late Carlton Rousse by second marriage. Mother of Lloyd Jr., Wayne, Todd Soudelier, Sandra Withers and Tammy Soudelier. Daughter of the Late Melvin and Lena Matis Price. Sister of the late Melvin "Leroy" Price. Also survived by 11 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. A native of Des Allemands and a resident of Paradis. She was 62 years old.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Paradis on Friday March 2 at 3:00pm. Visitation from 11:00am until funeral time Friday at the church. Falgout Funeral Homes.
|Week of celebration for St. Katharine
March 07, 2007 at 3:03 pm
EDITOR’S NOTE: Xavier University’s Office of Campus Ministry and the New Orleans Alumni Chapter, Club #1 are celebrating, through March 10, St. Katharine Drexel, whose feast day was March 3.
March 07, 2007 at 3:03 pm
Suspects are innocent until proven guilty.
|Herald-Guide has done it again
March 07, 2007 at 3:01 pm
Praise and more praise for the Herald-Guide
|17 students shaken up in SCP school bus accident
March 07, 2007 at 2:57 pm
A man driving a pick-up truck plowed into the back of a St. Charles Parish school bus injuring 17 children, the school bus driver, and himself.
March 07, 2007 at 2:54 pm
Abbey Mack has been named managing attorney of Crescent Title’s new River Parishes office in Destrehan.
|Don’t miss your last chance to speak out on I-49
March 07, 2007 at 2:52 pm
A hearing will be held at the parish courthouse March 27 from 4:30 to 8:30 p. m. with additional hearings at the Alario Center in Westwego on March 22 from 4 to 8 p. m. and at the Knights of Columbus Home at 115 Buford St. in Raceland March 29 from 4 to 8 p. m.
|Keep Louisiana Beautiful ...
March 07, 2007 at 2:51 pm
The volunteer group Keep Louisiana Beautiful is sponsoring its third annual anti-litter campaign weekend March 8 - 10, called “Zero Tolerance For Litter.” The effort is expected to send a strong message from enforcement agencies that litterbugs will be actively pursued and fined.
Harry Hurst Middle School teacher Julie Rexford was recently named the Louisiana...
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Woody.
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The Hahnville track trio of Breanne Bias, Beau Robinson and Bryce Robinson put an...
Hahnville junior Kendrick Jones became the second wrestler in his school’s history...
• Lady Wildcats roar into quarterfinals against Walker
• HHS trio qualifies for indoor track championships
• Destrehan falls in second round after Acadiana comeback
• Destrehan, Hahnville wrestlers win district championships
• Destrehan marches into playoffs
Professional auto theft ring targets Chevy trucks, SUVs - 670 views
An auto theft ring operating in St. Charles Parish is targeting Chevrolet trucks and SUVs that are five to 10 years old, according to Sheriff Greg Champagne.