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HERE, KITTY KITTY. Humane Society president Jennifer King loves to cuddle with these cute kittens. 100 kitty cats up for grabs in super shelter ‘adopt-a-thon’
June 13, 2007 at 1:33 pm
June is ‘Adopt-a-Shelter-Cat’ month and the St. Charles Parish animal control staff urges residents to adopt a cat or kitten.

Disaster & recovery plan ready to roll
June 13, 2007 at 1:31 pm
Hurricane season is upon Louisiana once again and the St. Charles Parish School Board are crossing the t’s and dotting the i’s on their hurricane disaster preparedness and recovery plan, a work that has been in constant progress since the storm hit nearly two years ago.

Can pollster make our schools better?
June 13, 2007 at 1:30 pm
The St. Charles Parish School Board is considering hiring the services of a New Orleans based pollster to conduct a series of school and community surveys that feedback from would be used in shaping the goals of the school system.

Rebels place fourth in baseball tournament Rebels place fourth in baseball tournament
June 06, 2007 at 4:12 pm
West St. Charles Little League's 13-14 year old Rebels placed 4th in the 16 and under bracket at Disney's Sun & Surf Bash Baseball Tournament held Memorial Day weekend at Disney's Wide World of Sports in Orlando, Florida.

N.O. seafood festival set for this weekend
June 06, 2007 at 4:11 pm
The Louisiana Seafood Promotion and Marketing Board is inviting everyone to the first-ever New Orleans Seafood Festival featuring cooking demonstrations by the very finest French Quarter chefs, the Louisiana Fishermen’s Village, where fishermen will sell their catch right off the boat, and music by Louisiana greats.

Louisiana artificial reef head died on May 27
June 06, 2007 at 4:08 pm
Richard Kasprzak, long time coordinator of the Louisiana Artificial Reef Program for the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, passed away May 27.

Bears den in wetland reserve program lands
June 06, 2007 at 4:07 pm
A cooperative habitat restoration program that restores wetlands on marginally and non-productive croplands recently helped produce five black bear cub litters in Louisiana

St. Charles high school athletes in the spotlight again this week
June 06, 2007 at 4:04 pm
Ten St. Charles Parish student athletes have made the cut and were named to The Times-Picayune All-Metro track, tennis and golf teams making them part of this week’s VIPs - Very Important Parishioners.

DANCERS: Auditions for Louisiana Dance Team DANCERS: Auditions for Louisiana Dance Team
June 06, 2007 at 4:02 pm
The Louisiana Eagles will conduct auditions for the 2007-2008 E-Gals Dance Team on Saturday, June 9, at Port Allen High School. Auditions will begin at noon on the football field.

HHS Sports Week with Megan Waters
June 06, 2007 at 3:57 pm
Boys Basketball

Season update: The Tigers have been practicing religiously for the past couple of weeks, and do not plan to slow down once the summer basketball leauge is in full swing. All players are starting the summer off with a bang as they soar towards to hoops and slam dunks and high flying three pointers.

Recreational sports in full swing this summer
June 06, 2007 at 3:55 pm
The St. Charles Parish Parks & Recreation Department offers many opportunities for both kids and adults

Herald-Guide celebrates St. Charles Parish School
June 06, 2007 at 3:47 pm
Submitted by L. Anderson

VIPs - Very Important Parishoners
June 06, 2007 at 3:45 pm
Send your VIPs to heatherb@heraldguide.com.

Although the spring harvest for vegetables is over - YOU can still grow yummy veggies in June, says LSU
June 06, 2007 at 3:44 pm
By June, many of the final harvests of spring vegetables are underway, and some spring rows are bare from earlier picking.

MONEYTALK with Al Suffrin
June 06, 2007 at 3:43 pm
Dear Mr. Suffrin: I'm thinking about investing in gold. I'm 16 and earn $25 per week baby sitting.

Kids work hard grooming and feeding horses at St. Rose stables Kids work hard grooming and feeding horses at St. Rose stables
June 06, 2007 at 3:37 pm
In the quiet community of St. Rose, Glenn and Kaye Harris, co-owners of Pony Tales, a 25-year-old family owned pony ride business, employ students as young as 12 years old to help groom 18 ponies, two miniature ponies, and two horses for social events.

Heather R. Breaux BLOG
June 06, 2007 at 3:35 pm
In this day and age, with our world’s constant and seemingly endless stream of supply and demand, I find it hard to exist in this society without having to deal with the public at least once a day.

Obituaries
June 06, 2007 at 3:28 pm
Send your obituary announcements to heatherb@heraldguide.com for speedy publication in the St. Charles Herald-Guide.

Greenhouse goes from disused shell to key part of local food economy
Greenhouse goes from disused shell to key part of local food economy
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The greenhouse at the ARC of St. Charles is a multifunctional building that provides offseason tomatoes for local farmers’ markets and grocery stores while serving as an educational facility for local students, but it was not always this way.