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Seniors invited to attend Triad meeting
October 11, 2007 at 9:28 am
DESTREHAN - Sheriff Greg Champagne invites all parish seniors to attend Triad Senior Day on Thursday, Oct. 11 at the Jerusalem Shrine Center beginning at 9:30 a.m. and ending after lunch is served.

Scheduled events are: health screenings, door prizes, entertainment and much more.

The center is located at 1940 Ormond Blvd. in Destrehan. Call Lori Duplessis at 985-783-1355 for details.

Barry Minnich Video bingo process unfair to residents
October 11, 2007 at 9:18 am
Councilman Barry Minnich wants anyone interested in opening up future video bingo establishments in St. Charles Parish to come before the council for approval.

Usey
October 07, 2007 at 3:42 pm
Kary J. Usey died on Sunday, October 7, 2007 in Jefferson. Beloved son of the late Harry and Wilhelmina Schmill Usey. Brother of Gary P. Usey and Mona Usey. A native and resident of Boutte, LA. Age 49 years. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Luling, LA on Wednesday, October 10, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. Interment St. Charles Cemetery, Luling, LA. Visitation from 9:00 a.m. until funeral time Wednesday at the church. Falgout Funeral Homes, in charge of arrangements.

What's Happening?
October 04, 2007 at 3:28 pm
Get your $20 flu shot at parish health clinic

LULING - The St. Charles Community Health Center, located at 843 Milling Ave., is administering flu shots for $20 as long as supplies last.

Is this you? If so, call 985-758-2795 to claim your prize. FAN OF THE WEEK
October 04, 2007 at 8:50 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.

Ornamental and turfgrass field day set this weekend
October 04, 2007 at 8:24 am
The LSU AgCenter will conduct an ornamental horticulture and turfgrass field day for lawn and garden professionals on Oct. 9 at Burden Center Station in Baton Rouge.

Parish runners win big in Andouille Festival race
October 04, 2007 at 8:23 am
Over 250 runners and walkers participated in the 29th annual Andouille Run, which was held Sunday, Sept. 23 in conjunction with the St. John Parish Andouille Festival.

St. Charles Herald-Guide's High School Players of the Week
October 04, 2007 at 8:19 am
Nelson’s versatility leads Destrehan to 5-0 mark

Last week, it seemed like Destrehan's Jerico Nelson was playing every position on the football field. Not only did the senior rush for 56 yards and a pair of touchdowns in his team's 30-14 win over John Ehret, but he also threw for a 72-yard touchdown that helped ice the victory.

Never underestimate a win
October 04, 2007 at 8:18 am
The LSU Tigers struggled with a pesky Tulane football team this past Saturday, especially in the first half of action, but a strong second half of the game propelled the second-ranked Tigers to a 34-9 win over the Green Wave.

Hahnville High & Destrehan High game to be broadcasted LIVE on the web this Friday night
October 04, 2007 at 8:17 am
The Satellite Center Advanced TV Broadcasting and WebQuil Class along with the Destrehan Video Crew will be producing a multi-camera live web cast of the Destrehan vs. Hahnville football game Friday, Oct. 5.

Both Destrehan and Hahnville enter Friday night’s contest with 5-0 records, which should set the stage for a dramatic showdown between the two schools as they enter district play. Photos by Jonathan Menard. HHS defense better than it’s advertised
October 04, 2007 at 8:16 am
Hahnville was clicking in all phases of the game during last week's 55-14 rout of John McDonogh, scoring 35 points in the first quarter alone to help the team remain undefeated on the season.

Both Destrehan and Hahnville enter Friday night’s contest with 5-0 records, which should set the stage for a dramatic showdown between the two schools as they enter district play. Photos by Jonathan Menard. Destrehan offense key to district win
October 04, 2007 at 8:11 am
After a 30-14 victory over John Ehret last week, Destrehan will take an undefeated record into district play Friday night when they host rival Hahnville in the "Battle of the Banks."

Camera Shootout 2007 Camera Shootout 2007
October 04, 2007 at 8:09 am
“Stairway to Heaven” by Julie Abadie got the most votes last week and is the September monthly winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2007 photo contest.

Camera Shootout 2007 Camera Shootout 2007
October 04, 2007 at 8:06 am
“Cat Nap” by Piper Soudelier got the most votes last week and is the Sept. 27 weekly winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2007 photo contest.

Mimosa children raise $2500 to fight cancer Mimosa children raise $2500 to fight cancer
October 04, 2007 at 8:03 am
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Studying insects Studying insects
October 04, 2007 at 8:02 am
ST. ROSE - Amy Lind's fourth grade class at St. Rose Elementary along with students Kalen Brown, Krystal Abate and Emily Nyblom observe crickets to study their body parts and movements to identify them as a particular type of insect.

Grandparents visit at New Sarpy Elementary Grandparents visit at New Sarpy Elementary
October 04, 2007 at 8:00 am
DESTREHAN - PaPere Kimball discusses what’s inside a coconut after teaching the class a song about a coconut.

LOVE IS IN THE AIR
October 04, 2007 at 7:58 am
Weddings, enagements and anniversaries.

SCP will bill residents $150,000 for ‘free’ dumpster program
SCP will bill residents $150,000 for ‘free’ dumpster program
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Under threat of seeking another attorney general’s opinion on how to recoup $150,000 for dumpsters provided to residents at no charge to remove blighted property, the St. Charles Parish government agreed to bill residents who received the service.