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Women’s club holds autumn auction
November 15, 2007 at 2:48 pm
LULING - The St. Charles Women’s Club will be hosting its annual autumn auction on Nov. 15 at the Presbyterian Church on Lakewood Dr. in Luling the civic organization will auction items.

Anthony Lucia will be the auctioneer.

Beginning at 10 a.m. on Thursday enjoy complimentary refreshments as you bid on some spectacular items, with money returning to St. Charles Parishes charitable organizations.

For more information, you may contact SCWC president Teresa Miller at 985-785-9437 or Ways & Means Chair and Joan Belcher at 985-785-8755.

Real Estate Transactions Real Estate Transactions
November 15, 2007 at 10:59 am
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 Sept. 7 through Oct. 31.

St. Charles Herald-Guide High School Playmakers
November 15, 2007 at 10:57 am
Destrehan's Chris Richard always seems to find the ball.

HHS Band is SUPERIOR HHS Band is SUPERIOR
November 15, 2007 at 10:54 am
The Hahnville High School marching band has worked very hard this year perfecting their show titled “Out of the World” which featured music by David Bowie, Gustav Holst, John Williams and Pink Floyd - and all their hard work has paid off, earning the group three superior ratings.

Undefeated Des Allemands Gators win championship, end season 12-0 Undefeated Des Allemands Gators win championship, end season 12-0
November 15, 2007 at 10:52 am
The Des Allemands Gators 7 and 8-year-old football team had an undefeated season with a perfect record of 12-0, ending the season by winning the St. Charles Parish Championship on Saturday, Nov. 10.

FAN OF THE WEEK FAN OF THE WEEK
November 15, 2007 at 10:46 am
Along with the excitement of prep football season, the Herald-Guide cameras are hitting both the Wildcat and Tiger sidelines hoping to capture the Fan of the Week.

Former Saints, Bulger and Haslett lead the Rams over New Orleans
November 15, 2007 at 10:45 am
It seems almost like a bad novel to write, but the good feeling of the past four weeks for the New Orleans Saints were done in by two former members of the New Orleans Saints in quarterback Marc Bulger and former New Orleans Saints head coach Jim Haslett, now the defensive coordinator for the St. Louis Rams.

Destrehan’s Jordan Jefferson commits to LSU Destrehan’s Jordan Jefferson commits to LSU
November 15, 2007 at 10:43 am
Not only did the LSU Tigers gain sole possession of the No.1 rating in both the Coaches’ poll and BCS standings this past weekend, but they also secured the services of the top rated prep quarterback in the state of Louisiana.

Destrehan, Hahnville second round bound Destrehan, Hahnville second round bound
November 15, 2007 at 10:40 am
Hahnville seems to be peaking at just the right time. The Tigers strutted out to a 42-0 halftime lead over Huntington last week before dispatching the Raiders by a 56-8 score to advance to the second round of the 2007 Class 5A state playoffs.

Oh, how sweet it is to be an LES first grader Oh, how sweet it is to be an LES first grader
November 15, 2007 at 10:37 am
LULING - Dai'Vione Pierre, a first grade student at Luling Elementary School, and his grandmother baked sweet potato pie for all his classmates.

JBM kids wear COOL socks for good cause JBM kids wear COOL socks for good cause
November 15, 2007 at 10:36 am
PARADIS - Seventh and eighth grade students at J. B. Martin show off their socks in support of Red Ribbon Week.

Hahnville High drama club views UNO film Hahnville High drama club views UNO film
November 15, 2007 at 10:33 am
BOUTTE - HHS students in Mr. Daniel Ruiz Talented Theatre class traveled to see the UNO Theatre production of Katrina’s Path, a unique performance developed using the community-based approach they are working on in class.

Firefighters stop, drop & roll at Sacred Heart Firefighters stop, drop & roll at Sacred Heart
November 15, 2007 at 10:32 am
NORCO - To celebrate National Fire Safety and Awareness Month Sacred Heart School invited the Norco Fire Department to visit.

Satellite center kids whip up tasty dishes Satellite center kids whip up tasty dishes
November 15, 2007 at 10:30 am
LULING - The Satellite Center’s culinary arts team’s first Cafe Day was an experience of real restaurant service.

Seventh graders plant trees on nature trails Seventh graders plant trees on nature trails
November 15, 2007 at 10:27 am
DESTREHAN - Norco environmentalist, Milton Cambre, works with LSU Dr. Pam Blanchard as they prep Harry Hurst seventh grade students to plant over 160 cypress trees along the nature trail in Wetland Watchers Park.

Camera Shootout 2007 Camera Shootout 2007
November 15, 2007 at 10:25 am
“New Orleans” by Brock Barlow got the most votes last week and is the Nov. 8 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2007 photo contest.

Rebuild your home with help from local resources office
November 15, 2007 at 10:24 am
Family Resources of New Orleans is recruiting families in St. Charles, St. John the Baptist, Jefferson, St. Bernard and Plaquemines Parishes to participate in a program to help them build their own homes through the Rural Development Mutual Self-Help Housing Program. To apply, contact Virt Poindexter at 985-785-0570.

Herald-Guide PEOPLE WATCH Herald-Guide PEOPLE WATCH
November 15, 2007 at 10:20 am
BUSINESS MATTERS. Five Russians visited St. Charles Parish last week on an Open World Tour sponsored by U. S. Library of Congress.

John Paul Devillier charged with attempted first-degree murder of a peace officer
John Paul Devillier charged with attempted first-degree murder of a peace officer
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John Paul Devillier has been charged with attempted first-degree murder of a peace officer in connection with Thursday's apparent ambush shooting of a St. Charles Parish deputy on U.S. Highway 90 in Paradis.