Lifestyles




See answers below CROSSWORD
February 20, 2008 at 12:37 pm
Like crosswords? You’re going to love our new crossword puzzle - every week in the St. Charles Herald-Guide. Tell your friends and don’t miss a single great issue or puzzle. See answers below.

Avoid high power bills by exposing meter
February 20, 2008 at 12:36 pm
If Entergy customers don't want to have their bills averaged out, they need to make sure that their meters are in a location where the reader can get to it.

Camera Shootout 2008 Winner Camera Shootout 2008 Winner
February 20, 2008 at 12:30 pm
“Baby’s First Mardi Gras” by Erica Williams got the most votes last week and is the Feb. 14 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

Remembering when ... Remembering when ...
February 20, 2008 at 12:28 pm
Roman and Bernice Lukes of Norco, both of whom are now deceased, enjoy a daytrip to New Orleans in the 1940s.

MONTHLY WINNERS. The St. Charles Art Guild recently selected its artists of the month for February. They are: First Place - Joan Tuminella,  second place - Ann Clement and third place - Jill Correll and Ann Clement. St. Charles Art Guild News
February 20, 2008 at 12:25 pm
The St. Charles Art Guild holds monthly meetings the first Tuesday of each month.

The Cook's Corner The Cook's Corner
February 20, 2008 at 12:23 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

THE PUBLIC. Pictured above are (l to r) Bryan Besse, Jack Champagne, Ryan Plattsmier and Travis Shuler. The Public
February 20, 2008 at 12:17 pm
What would you say if I told you that the next song you downloaded onto your iPod or that the next CD you bought would be the creative collaboration of four guys all hailing from St. Charles Parish?

Karate class for children. Heather R. Breaux BLOG
February 20, 2008 at 12:03 pm
The deadline to register for community education classes is quickly approaching and being a former community education student myself, you can believe it when I say that it is well worth your time.

Council plans to redesign website
February 20, 2008 at 11:41 am
Plans to upgrade parish computers and the parish web page took top priority at the St. Charles Parish council meeting on Monday night.

Unplanned Pregnancy?
February 20, 2008 at 11:26 am
A tragedy in New Sarpy left an infant dead and the St. Charles Parish community stunned, struggling to understand the tragic loss and how something like that could happen here or anywhere.

Learn about medicare SSI, social security
February 20, 2008 at 10:57 am
THIBODAUX - Bayou Land Families Helping Families and Maria Alverez with the social security administration will hold a seminar on Feb. 20 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Bayou Region Supports and Services building located at 690 East First St. Thibodaux.

Topics include: social security and SSI disability benefits and Medicare Part D.

Destrehan robberies could be connected
February 20, 2008 at 10:00 am
A 29-year-old St. Rose man, who was arrested for robbing the Express Cleaners on Jan. 17, could have taken part in a pair of similar crimes that took place in Destrehan during that same week.

Council seeks local residents to help award huge contracts
February 20, 2008 at 9:18 am
A plan to change the structure of a board that helps the council decide which firm is the best company to win million dollar parish contracts received approval from the council at its legislative committee meeting Monday night.

Fire set at HHS
February 20, 2008 at 9:18 am
A fire set in the boy's bathroom in a building at Hahnville High School forced the administration to evacuate more than 1,200 students. The fire started in what students and faculty refer to as the ‘purple building.'

Baloney cleared of most charges Baloney cleared of most charges
February 20, 2008 at 9:18 am
A man charged with snatching someone's purse at the CVS Pharmacy in Boutte and then entering the FEMA trailer of a man and assaulting him just days before the purse snatching incident had all charges dismissed, except for one - battery of a police officer.

CWS owes parish big
February 20, 2008 at 9:18 am
St. Charles Parish Councilman Paul Hogan is upset with the way Coastal Waste Services is treating its customers, and he's not going to take it anymore.

Community Ed sign-up begins Feb. 1
February 19, 2008 at 12:53 pm
LULING - St. Charles Parish Public Schools Community Education Spring 2008 registration will begin Feb. 1 and continue through Feb. 28.

The class brochure can be accessed on the school system’s website at www.stcharles.k12.la.us - Under Quick Links choose Community, then the Community Education link for the most current information.

Class brochures, which have a lot of new classes this semester, are being mailed out to all St. Charles Parish Residents the first week of February.
Brochures will also be available at the public library.
If you would like further information on the program please call 985-785-7268.

ACT preparation classes offered this month
February 14, 2008 at 11:12 am
High school students who are residents of St. Charles Parish are invited to attend a series of two help sessions to assist them in their preparation for taking the ACT.

The sessions include an overview of the ACT, practice tests, and test taking strategies specific to the ACT.

To receive the most benefit from the prep sessions, students should attend both sessions.

The sessions will be held at Destrehan High’s Technology Building on Sunday, Feb. 17 and Sunday, Feb. 24.

Each session will be held from 2 p.m. until 5 pm.

A fee of $10 includes both sessions.

Students wishing to attend must register by noon on Thursday, Feb. 14 by contacting Sandra Zeller at the St. Charles Parish Schools’ Central Office by calling 985-785-7265 or by emailing her at szeller@stcharles.k12.la.us. Walk-ins will not be accepted.

Animal rescues find home at pony farm in St. Rose
Animal rescues find home at pony farm in St. Rose
- 796 views
Molly the pony is a Sea Biscuit kind of story that offers the hope that anyone can triumph over impossible odds with sheer determination and loving friends.

Calendar of events


We don't have any events listed at this time, but you can enter yours now!