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WHATíS Happening
August 02, 2007 at 5:26 pm

DRUG COURT: graduates look forward to a second chance at life
August 02, 2007 at 5:16 pm
Eight people in St. Charles Parish are getting a second chance at living a clean, drug-free life. They graduated from Drug Court on July 25, after spending the last year and a half in the parish rehabilitation program.

ITíS OFFICIAL: Brian Champagne sworn in as registrar of voters
August 02, 2007 at 5:14 pm
Brian Champagne, a graduate of Nicholls State University and lifelong Luling resident was sworn into the Registrar of Voters position on July 26, at the St. Charles Parish Courthouse in Hahnville.

Burglars bust through roof but steal nothing from the Luling Pit Stop
August 02, 2007 at 5:09 pm
On the morning of July 23, when store manager Connie Gainer arrived at the Luling Pit Stop, she found someone had broken into the Hwy 90 convenience store.

Gunmen force their way into DA home looking for drugs
August 02, 2007 at 5:08 pm
Two Des Allemands residents were robbed at gunpoint July 19, and the unknown assailants were looking for drugs that they believed the couple had in somewhere in their home.

St. Rose man charged with electricity theft
August 02, 2007 at 5:07 pm
Franz Archundia, 33 of 136 Eisenhower St., Lot 9, in St. Rose was arrested July 25 after an Entergy employee, Kirk Derokey discovered tampering of Archundiaís electrical box.

Shoppers can save big bucks on tax free weekend
August 02, 2007 at 5:05 pm
St. Charles Parish, in conjunction with the Louisiana Department of Revenue, announces the 2007 Sales Tax Holiday, which will be from 12:01 a.m. on Friday, August 3, through 12 midnight on Saturday, August 4.

Hunting
August 02, 2007 at 5:03 pm
With the upcoming fall hunting season right around the corner and the spring turkey season following, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries would like to remind hunters about the numerous youth hunting opportunities in Louisiana for deer, turkey, squirrel and duck seasons.

Sports Shorts
August 02, 2007 at 4:55 pm

HURRY!
August 02, 2007 at 4:53 pm
The time is now to register your son or daughter for the the St. Charles Soccer program.

Luling fisherman lands his catches from a kayak
August 02, 2007 at 4:50 pm
Bob Faucheux of Luling loves to fish for redfish in the marshes of south Louisiana and for speckled trout along the coast. But he isnít your ordinary fisherman.

State olympic team places 2nd in Florida
August 02, 2007 at 4:47 pm
The í95 Louisiana Olympic Development Girlís team that participated in the Disney Cup Tournament July 11 through July 15.

High school tennis team holds day camp
August 02, 2007 at 4:46 pm
The Hahnville High School Girls Tennis Team held a kiddie camp for girls ages 8 to 11 and a tennis clinic for girls ages 12 and over at HHS. Pictured are some of the girls who participated in the tennis clinic.

Softball girls are champs
August 02, 2007 at 4:45 pm
The Des Allemands Beadle 9 and 10-year-old softball team won the St. Charles Parish Championship game.

Hahnville golfer signs with McNeese
August 02, 2007 at 4:43 pm
Derek Bonvillain, a 2007 graduate of Hahnville High School accepted a golf scholarship to McNeese State University.

Heather R. Breaux's BLOG
August 02, 2007 at 4:39 pm
I can remember it all very well looking back on my first semester as a freshman at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond when I first stepped foot onto the campus in January 2000.

Herald-Guide People Watch
August 02, 2007 at 4:38 pm
The Sound of Music. One local opera singer is improving the quality of sound in the parish. Missy Brezinsky teaches voice lessons from a decidedly professional angle and has performed in over a dozen leading roles at numerous opera companies including the Seattle and the Pittsburgh Operas.

Dreams really can come true
August 02, 2007 at 4:35 pm
By Stacie Falgout and Doreen Landry

Dreams came true for two lucky young ladies as new queens were selected at the annual St. Charles Parish Festival Pageant on Saturday, July 28.


100-foot-long mural nearly complete on River Road
100-foot-long mural nearly complete on River Road
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After eight years in the making, an expansive mural depicting 300 years of settlement in St. Charles Parish is nearing completion in an unlikely spot.