Sports




MEOW!
July 25, 2007 at 1:33 pm
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries added big exotic cats to the list of Potentially Dangerous Quadrupeds and Non-Human Primates on June 20.

Share your home with teen & student ambassadors from around the world
July 25, 2007 at 1:32 pm
SHARE!, an international exchange student, program looking for caring volunteers in the St. Charles Parish area - with or without children - to share their homes with teen ambassadors from abroad for the upcoming 2007-2008 school year.

Graduates of the 2007 Louisiana Master Gardener training program sponsored by the LSU AgCenter. (L to R) Carol Skipper, Doris Laurent, Justine Hill, Dara Spillman,  Jerry Hummel, Marie Kilman, Bobbie Zaidain, Robert Lotz, Nicholas Usner, Norma Wolverton, 12 parish kids graduate from gardener program
July 25, 2007 at 1:26 pm
This week’s VIPs, Very Important Parishioners are none other than homegrown 4-Hers who recently completed the LSU AgCenter’s Master Gardener Program.

116 Duhe Dr., Hahnville for $263,500 from Troy Mouret & Darlene Williams to Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Stafford on June. 29 Real Estate Transactions
July 25, 2007 at 1:22 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 primarily took place primarily during the month of June and July.

Camera Shootout 2007 Camera Shootout 2007
July 25, 2007 at 1:18 pm
“Stars & Stripes Baby” by Maranda Mire Weber got the most votes last week and is the July 19 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2007 photo contest.

You’ve got to read this!
July 25, 2007 at 1:14 pm
New books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish libraries

WHERE ARE YOUR ROOTS? Find out at genealogical seminar. Who’s your daddy’s daddy?
July 25, 2007 at 1:10 pm
Members of German-Acadian Coast Genealogical and Historical Society learned more about resources available for genealogical research at the main branch of the St. John Library in LaPlace at the July meeting.

People Watch
July 25, 2007 at 1:09 pm
WEDDING BELLS. The marriage of Ms. Tiffany Poche and Mr. Matthew Morales was solemnized on June 9.

People Watch People Watch
July 25, 2007 at 1:02 pm
GROUP LUNCHEON. Members of the Vieux Carre Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution attended and Independence Day luncheon on July 6 at Commander’s Palace in New Orleans.

Back to School Series
July 25, 2007 at 1:00 pm
Start the school year off right by sending your kids to school using a budget and the money-management skills you will teach them.

A Cajun Wedding Story A Cajun Wedding Story
July 25, 2007 at 12:51 pm
In today's modern world of wedding etiquette, we have all become familiar with the not-so-sentimental gift-giving drill. You receive a wedding invitation in the mail from a relative or friend and somewhere on the card, in small type you find a note from the bride and groom stating where they are registered for wedding presents.

Heather R. Breaux BLOG
July 25, 2007 at 12:48 pm
For most kids, now is the time to reflect on the carefree days of their summer vacation and treasure the time that is left before a new school year begins, but for most parents, planning for the year ahead has begun and shopping carts loaded down with school supplies and uniforms are lined up at stores around the parish.

Mustangs buck their way to a championship Mustangs buck their way to a championship
July 19, 2007 at 10:59 am
The LA Mustangs baseball team won the 9-year-old state championship in Madisonville July 8 against the Louisiana Bandits.

Girls’ soccer team place 3rd in olympics Girls’ soccer team place 3rd in olympics
July 19, 2007 at 10:57 am
The Strykers soccer team attended the Elite Soccer Camp in Natchitoches at Northwestern University on July 12 through 15.

Studies show that lack of fluids reduce athletic ability
July 19, 2007 at 10:56 am
Athletes need adequate fluids for optimal physical performance. Dehydration impairs performance by causing cramps, weakness and headache.

End-of-season tournament results
July 19, 2007 at 10:54 am
This week’s sport VIPs are the St. Charles Parish Recreation Department’s 15 to 18-year-old baseball teams. Here are their end-of-season tournament results:

FAST PACED. Participants in last year’s race had some fun in the mud - just take a look at our award-winning photos from the 2006 race.  That’s right, the Louisiana Press Association gave freelance photographer, Alfonso Bresciani, 1st place status in the Praying for rain
July 19, 2007 at 10:51 am
Although July's wet and muggy weather may be putting a damper on you and your family's outdoor activities, there are some people who are closely monitoring the local weather forecasts praying for those afternoon showers and thunderstorms.

Turkeys: Hunting season dates proposed by LDWF
July 19, 2007 at 10:49 am
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries proposed the season dates for the 2008 Turkey Hunting Season to the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission at the commission's July 9 meeting.

Norco family gives back after daughter’s 7-hour scoliosis surgery
Norco family gives back after daughter’s 7-hour scoliosis surgery
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After undergoing a seven-hour surgery to correct a severe case of scoliosis, 13-year-old Lora Leigh Luquet and her family are giving back to the community by sponsoring a blood drive on Friday at Harry Hurst Middle School.