Sports




BASEBALL CHAMPIONS
June 28, 2007 at 11:38 am
The 2007 season is over for St. Charles Parish Recreation. Winners are pictured throughout this section. Send team pictures to heatherb@heraldguide.com.

Striders head to Junior Olympics Striders head to Junior Olympics
June 28, 2007 at 11:34 am
The St. Charles Striders of the Amateur Athletic Union have qualified 34 track and field athletes to participate in the Junior Olympics in Knoxville, Tenn from July 27 until August 4.

Sports Week
June 28, 2007 at 11:30 am
The 9-10 Mimosa Voo Doo Dolls' season ended during the end of the season tournament in mid June, but the girls fought hard through double elimination, live pitching, and Louisiana's summer heat.

Millages should not be permanent fixtures
June 28, 2007 at 11:27 am


When millages are passed to finance government activities, they are usually designed for a specific amount of total revenue. Whatever they support, the amount of millage is determined by the amount of money it will produce on that day’s assessment roll.

Remember Last Island, Audrey, Katrina . . . and be prepared
June 28, 2007 at 11:25 am
It was 50 years ago when the most destructive hurricane in history hit Louisiana’s coast - - until the debacle two years ago.

How big should Big Charity be?
June 28, 2007 at 11:23 am
The Housing and Urban Development agency in Washington just sent down some good news and bad news for our state government. HUD has been reviewing Louisiana’s plans to use $300 million in federal dollars for the construction of a new Charity Hospital in New Orleans.

The business of doing good
June 28, 2007 at 11:20 am
A recent headline points out why it wouldn't be a bad idea to post the Ten Commandments in our schools.

ACLU fights Jesus in Slidell courthouse
June 28, 2007 at 11:17 am
For the past ten years, a portrait of Jesus Christ in the Slidell City Court created no controversy. It had been hanging in the lobby of the courthouse ever since it was originally constructed in 1997. In that time, not one person had complained to court officials.

Herald-Guide People Watch
June 28, 2007 at 11:13 am

Capt. Phillipe Roland of France, pictured left presented the medal of honor to Stanley A. Madere of Norco, right, Wednesday, June 6. 62 years and counting:
June 28, 2007 at 10:58 am
It’s been 62 years since Norco resident Stanley A. Madere fought in World War II.

Birth Announcement
June 28, 2007 at 10:57 am

Flip-Flops - A separate Monster poll conducted last summer revealed that an overwhelming 80 percent of workers deem flip-flops unacceptable in the workplace. Avoid warm weather fashion blunders at work
June 28, 2007 at 10:54 am
Many workers seem to think that once the weather warms it's time to shed layers and don the ugliest, most inappropriate clothing from their closets.

VIPs
June 28, 2007 at 10:51 am

Lil Abner stars shine: Kaylin Parker, of Destrehan, a J.B. Martin Middle School student and Madeleine Daste, of Luling, a student of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic School pose for the camera right before their performance. Herald-Guide celebrates Hollywood’s future performers
June 28, 2007 at 10:41 am
Kaylin Parker, 11, a J.B. Martin Middle School student, from Destrehan, and Madeline Daste, 12, a St. Borromeo Catholic School student from Luling, performed in the play, ‘Lil Abner’, Sunday, June 23, at the Jefferson Performing Arts Center.

Patriotic students: Heather Matthews, Logan Tauzain, Randi Holmes, Savannah Whitney, Dylan Roux and Eric Gros (standing bottom right) performing a musical tribute saluting America before a packed audience. Red, white and blue Mimosa kids pay tribute to America
June 28, 2007 at 10:39 am
Some 32 Mimosa Park Elementary students became drama club members for two weeks in June and sang a tribute to America with songs honoring our country on flag day. The four renditions were: “You’re a Grand Old Flag, American Tears, God Bless America and Let’s Keep America Great.” This was the second act of the Excerpts from Annie program performed in the Mimosa Park Elementary school to a packed auditorium.

Melissa Brezinsky is pictured as Miss Hannigan and Jacob Brezinsky is the orphan boy in this scene from Mimosa’s drama camp performs an excerpt from the musical ‘Annie’
June 28, 2007 at 10:34 am
Excerpts from Annie and a Tribute to America were presented by youngsters as two musical venues to a packed Mimosa Park Elementary auditorium in mid -June.

St. Charles Parish Historical Foundation and River Road Museum merge
June 28, 2007 at 10:06 am
The St. Charles Historical Foundation and The River Road Museum Shell Norco have merged.

Detectives probe possible Norco drug connection Detectives probe possible Norco drug connection
June 28, 2007 at 9:55 am
Six men were indicted June 21, on two counts in connection with the largest drug bust in St. Charles Parish history.

HHS boys dominate Saints swim meet
HHS boys dominate Saints swim meet
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The Hahnville boys’ swim team cruised to a win in the Saints varsity swim meet, beating St. Charles Catholic, St. Martin’s and East Jefferson.