Obituaries




Tucker
January 23, 2008 at 12:43 pm
Alice Ruhl Tucker of Jacksonville, Florida, formerly of Luling, passed away after a lengthy illness on January 18, 2008. Ms. Tucker was 73 years old.

Jeffers
January 23, 2008 at 12:42 pm
Lillian B. Jeffers passed away on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008 at 7:19 a.m. in Luling, LA.

Carroll
January 23, 2008 at 12:42 pm
Kelly Clifton Carroll passed away Saturday, Dec. 22, 2007 at River Region Hospice.

Attempted murderer gets 20 years, burglars get 10
January 23, 2008 at 12:40 pm
A 21-year-old St. Rose resident, who was arrested for shooting a man in the neck on Dec. 4, received a 20-year sentence after pleading guilty to attempted second degree murder.

Video cameras captured the robber at the scene of the Express Cleaners robbery and getting into this car afterward. Sheriff’s department steps up patrols after crime spree
January 23, 2008 at 12:39 pm
Three armed business robberies over the past week have led St. Charles Parish sheriff's officials to increase their presence in the Destrehan area and warn residents to be on the lookout for suspicious activity.

Nurse Coordinator Darla Rebowe holds up a newspaper clipping that tells the story of a young football player whose life could have been saved if the school had an AED. The school district has an AED in every school and 35 overall. School system gears up to take down cardiac arrest
January 23, 2008 at 12:36 pm
The St. Charles Parish Public School System is going into battle with cardiac arrest with a stacked deck by becoming the first of its kind in the state to install automated external defibrillators in every school in the parish.

You’ve got to read this!
January 23, 2008 at 12:34 pm
15 new books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish libraries

Camera Shootout 2008 Camera Shootout 2008
January 23, 2008 at 12:32 pm
“Royal Street Stroll” by Malinda Mollere got the most votes last week and is the Jan. 17 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

See puzzle answers below. CROSSWORD
January 23, 2008 at 12:29 pm
Like crosswords? You’re going to love our crossword puzzle - every week in the St. Charles Herald-Guide. Tell your friends and don’t miss a single great issue or puzzle.

NEWBORN. Ethan Hall was born on Nov. 18. Birth Announcements
January 23, 2008 at 12:24 pm
Ethan Alexander Hall was born on Sunday, Nov. 18 at 7:23 a.m. at East Jefferson General Hospital to proud parents Tiffany and Charley Hall, Jr. of Boutte. Ethan weighed in at 4 lbs. 14 oz. and was 18 inches long. Grandparents are Tobe and Leotha Alexander and Charlie Hall of Boutte.

Sheriff’s scholarship open to parish’s high school seniors
January 23, 2008 at 12:20 pm
St. Charles Parish’s Sheriff Greg Champagne will award a scholarship providing assistance to a worthy St. Charles Parish student in furthering their education and training with resources made available through the Louisiana Sheriff’s Honorary Membership Program. It will be awarded to a graduating high school student from St. Charles Parish.

The Cook’s Corner The Cook’s Corner
January 23, 2008 at 12:18 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

FIRST PLACE. “Up, Up, & Away” by Quincee Berthelot (right) of Hahnville was the grand prize winner with 101 votes in the Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2007 photo contest and received the $500 grand prize. Camera Shootout 2007 Grand Prize Winner
January 23, 2008 at 12:12 pm
Quincee Berthelot’s “Up, Up & Away” received the most votes - 101 to be exact - in the final round of the Herald-Guide’s 2007 Camera Shootout photo contest and is crowned as the first-ever $500 winner.

Flu shots are crucial in protecting young children
January 23, 2008 at 12:10 pm
The flu is more serious than a common cold, but flu shots can help keep your family safe. Plain and simple.

New appointees paid less
January 23, 2008 at 9:30 am
St. Charles Parish President V.J. St. Pierre may have restructured his administration, but he didn't have to change his budget to accommodate the salaries he's paying the new employees.

Pump pushed back
January 23, 2008 at 9:30 am
Opening the Magnolia Ridge pump station back up to bidding will result in at least a six month delay to the project, pushing the completion date from June or July of this year to the end of 2009.

Local businesses offered free training, consulting
January 23, 2008 at 9:30 am
Owning a small business can be a difficult task for anyone to handle.

California love California love
January 23, 2008 at 9:30 am
Lakewood Elementary cooked up Louisiana's best gumbo to feed students from the University of Berkley in Califorina who took a break to eat a hardy meal in Luling after a long day of rebuilding homes in New Orleans.

Sports

Jordan did Mavericks wrong
I might as well weigh in on that bizarre DeAndre Jordan situation that broke out...
In memory of a star
In memory of a star
Luling resident and former coach Bruce McDonald remembers a specific game in 1992...

Former DHS QB ruled ineligible for 2015 season
Former DHS QB ruled ineligible for 2015 season
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Former Destrehan quarterback Marquise Darensbourg transferred to East St. John in February but was recently ruled ineligible to play for the 2015-16 season by the Louisiana High School Athletic Association.