Editorial




Property tax reforms are in danger
April 02, 2008 at 1:12 pm
After much anticipation, Governor Jindal’s Tax Commission was sworn into office on March 18, 2008.

Full investigation needed into St. Rose Fire Station
April 02, 2008 at 1:11 pm
To The Editor
To The Citizens of St. Charles Parish; To District Attorney Harry Morel;
To Sheriff Greg Champagne;
To U.S. Attorney Jim Letten; and,
To FBI Special Agent Daniel H. Evans
The current controversy surrounding Councilman & Fire Chief Larry Cochran and the St. Rose Volunteer Fire Department needs to be resolved in a fair, open, transparent, and unbiased manner. I sincerely hope that after such review, Mr. Cochran and the members of the fire department will emerge vindicated of any wrongdoing.

Giving season not over in parish
April 02, 2008 at 1:10 pm
While the season of giving usually begins and ends during the Christmas holiday, those in St. Charles Parish are getting the chance to continue that giving spirit thanks to a pair of important local events.

Remember when?
April 02, 2008 at 1:09 pm
Newspapers are published mainly for reading news. But pictures can sometimes deliver a message that the printed word cannot.

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.

Landowner cancels plans for controversial lake in Bayou Gauche
Landowner cancels plans for controversial lake in Bayou Gauche
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Bayou Gauche community residents had barraged the St. Charles Parish Planning Commission with questions, a town meeting was scheduled to address them and then landowner Cecil Sumners withdrew his permit application Tuesday for the lake that drew all this attention.

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