|Destrehan one win away from the Superdome
November 28, 2007 at 12:57 pm
As the No. 1 seed in 5A, Destrehan was a favorite to win the state championship, but few could have expected them to be so dominant in reaching that goal.
|Real Estate Transactions
November 28, 2007 at 12:53 pm
The following Real Estate Transactions were taken from the public records at the St. Charles Parish Courthouse. Below you will find purchased homes and vacant land in the St. Charles Parish area. The following transactions are dated October 24th through November 16th.
|Thanksgiving crafts at Mimosa Park school
November 28, 2007 at 12:52 pm
LULING - Molly Poche worked on decorating a turkey with colorful feathers at the St. Rose Elementary Playgroup after listening to the story, Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving.
|Parish kids celebrate visit with war veteran
November 28, 2007 at 12:51 pm
DESTREHAN - The first grade students at St. Charles Borromeo School celebrated Veteran’s Day with two retired United States servicemen.
|Elementary students donate food to needy
November 28, 2007 at 12:49 pm
LULING - Mimosa Park students recently collected food items for the needy. Many boxes of non perishable food items were donated to the Social Concerns just in time for the holidays.
|Volleyball girls keep score at state tourney
November 28, 2007 at 12:47 pm
LULING - Members of the R. K. Smith Middle School volleyball team helped keep score for the State Volleyball tournament held at the Pontchartrain Center.
|Science night a BIG hit for R.J. Vial pupils
November 28, 2007 at 12:45 pm
PARADIS - Sean Boyer and Peyton Gros discover the difference in magnetic strength of various magnets.
|Sugary-sweet babies born at Hahnville High
November 28, 2007 at 12:43 pm
BOUTTE - Hahnville High School students in Melinda Rappold’s Family and Consumer Science classes made Sugar Babies using a 5 lb. bag of sugar as the base of the baby to help students better understand the responsibilities involved in the day-to-day care of a baby.
|Herald-Guide PEOPLE WATCH
November 28, 2007 at 12:41 pm
THE PERFECT HOLIDAY PARTY. Robbie Tomeny, retired home economics teacher, was the guest speaker at the November meeting of the LaFlambeau Charter Chapter of American Business Women's Association held at Bull's Corner restaurant in LaPlace.
|Juicy, delicious and nutitious
November 28, 2007 at 12:36 pm
The Louisiana satsuma was imported from Japan in the early 1800s and was immediately adapted by the populace with it’s easily separated sections of sweet, brilliant orange fruit and easy to peel, mottled green and yellow skin - and local sellers say that they are still in high demand.
|Heather R. Breaux BLOG
November 28, 2007 at 12:34 pm
Thanksgiving has come and gone. The relatives have packed into their minivans and are homeward bound. The only remains left from Thanksgiving dinner are probably a turkey leg wrapped in aluminum foil that needs to be thrown out and a small container of that runny oyster dressing you didn't like so much.
|Boogie to the beat at Des Allemands dance
November 24, 2007 at 3:53 pm
DES ALLEMANDS - St. Gertrude Catholic Church in Des Allemands will hold a dance on Saturday, Nov. 24 from 8 p.m. to midnight at the Father Mac Community Center in Des Allemands.
Music by “Down Home.” Cover: $10 per couple. For more information, call the church at 985-758-7542.
|Morel hosts Thanksgiving dinner for senior citizens
November 21, 2007 at 1:45 pm
St. Charles Parish District Attorney Harry Morel sponsored a Thanksgiving dinner for senior citizens on Nov. 14 at the Shriner's Jerusalem Temple in Destrehan.
|Norco plant to shut down by years end, will impact 60 employees
November 21, 2007 at 1:44 pm
Dow Chemical Company recently announced that Union Carbide Corporation will suspend production at its polypropylene manufacturing facility at St. Charles Operations in Norco in anticipation of an expected decision to shut down the plant's facility by years end.
|R.K. Smith puts students on fast track to careers
November 21, 2007 at 1:35 pm
Raymond K. Smith Middle school sponsored its first annual career day on Nov. 15 for more than 300 of the school's students.
|Borromeo students learn about Native American heritage
November 21, 2007 at 1:31 pm
St. Charles Borromeo students participated in an event called the potlatch that centered on Native American culture and included a historical depiction of events right before the Thanksgiving holiday.
|Housing and zoning issues pit residents against parish council
November 21, 2007 at 1:28 pm
St. Charles Parish's planning and zoning administration faces heated challenges when it comes to issuing permits and often finds that residents are puzzled over the process.
|66-year-old man accused of beating, stalking woman, released from jail
November 21, 2007 at 1:25 pm
A 66-year-old man, who was arrested on Nov. 12 for stalking and beating a Paradis woman, has been released from the Nelson Coleman Correctional Facility.
Roses continue to be among the most popular flowering plants in Louisiana...
Ashlyn Frahm was recently announced as a finalist in the National Merit Scholarship...
• S.C. Parish summer camp registration is underway
• Longtime ‘Voice of the LaBranche Wetlands’ is Rotary of St. Charles’ Citizen of the Year
• St. Joseph altars offer opportunity for gratitude, prayers
• Students participating in LSU residence program
• Norco students honored for caring, friendship in February
The Destrehan Lady Wildcats went 2-2 over last week playing in the Sulpher...
It was a good week for the Hahnville Lady Tigers, who picked up wins against H.L....
• DHS star makes history
• Lady Tigers blank East St. John, 15-0
• Lady Cats rout Central Lafourche in 14-0 shutout
• Tigers beat STM 17-10, but can’t hold on against Barbe, Evangel
• Wildcats rebound from Jesuit loss to knock off Lutcher, 3-0
Hahnville justice of the peace resigns post - 1816 views
Anyone looking to get married by the justice of the peace in Hahnville anytime soon is going to have to find another way to tie the knot - at least in District 1.
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