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Oil worker says he’ll make a good sheriff Oil worker says he’ll make a good sheriff
May 09, 2007 at 12:43 pm
Destrehan’s Dennis Roussel announced his candidacy for the office of Sheriff of St. Charles Parish in a prepared statement while declining an interview request, playing his campaign - at least so far - remarkably close to the vest.

Club wants skateboard park in SCP
May 09, 2007 at 12:36 pm
Brian and Julie Schmalz want St. Charles Parish Council members to put a skateboard park in Destrehan to give kids who participate in the sport a safe place to enjoy it.

West Jeff. criminals cause local crime surge
May 09, 2007 at 12:32 pm
The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested three suspects believed to have been involved in a purse snatching in the parking lot of the Wal-Mart in Boutte, Sheriff Greg Champagne said in an e-mail to parish residents.

Destrehan High’s Air Force JROTC gets Distinguished Unit Award for
May 02, 2007 at 4:04 pm
The Air Force Junior ROTC Unit LA-932 at Destrehan High School has been selected as one of 321 units to receive the 2006-2007 Air Force Junior ROTC Distinguished Unit Award.

Pictured left to right: (front row) Caleb Lampert, Paul Hymel, Dayton Bordelon, (back row) Andrew Noto, Matthew Jewell, Derek Bonvillain and Coach Ronnie Cantrelle.
Fore! Hahnville GOLF TEAM tees off for state championships
May 02, 2007 at 4:02 pm
The Hahnville High Boys Golf Team hosted the Division I Region III Class 5-A Regional Tournament at Willowdale Country Club on Tuesday, April 24 and did so with an outstanding performance by the entire team.

Pictured in the photo left to right: Leah Alday, Clint Alday - volunteer, Daniel Morgan, Julia Caro, Nic Alday, Justin Houston, Cody Duhe, Kaylon Taylor. 
4-Hers have a blast at sports-shooitng workshop
May 02, 2007 at 4:00 pm
Seven St. Charles 4-H members accompanied by three adult volunteers and 4-H Agent, David Pichon, attended a Shooting Sports Workshop at Regalia Park in Reserve.

Easy recipes for people who catch & kill their own food
May 02, 2007 at 3:57 pm
Buy How Sportsman Cook at Louisiana Publishing’s Outdoor Store: www.lasmag.com

Hahnville announces 2007- 08 dance team
May 02, 2007 at 3:56 pm
Congratulations to the following Hahnville High School students who were chosen for the 2007-2008 HHS Hi-Steppers.

HHS soccer players make parish team
May 02, 2007 at 3:55 pm
Congratulations to the Hahnville High School Boys Soccer players who were named to the "All-River Parishes" soccer team.

DHS Sports Week with Randi Marshall
May 02, 2007 at 3:50 pm
Boys Track

Season update: Congratulations to Coach Ulysses Frontha and the boys track team for winning the District 5-5A championship.

HHS Sports Week with Megan Waters
May 02, 2007 at 3:48 pm
Baseball

Season update: Congratulations to the Tigers for ending district play with a championship under their belt, and a play-off game coming soon next week reportedly against Airline High School. The Tigers, who always look for good competition, met their match and lost against Holy Cross, 1-0.

Hahnville High School alumnus was drafted in the NFL by the Washington Redskins. NFL football safety LaRon Landry drops by HHS football practice
May 02, 2007 at 3:42 pm
STAR STRUCK. Herald-Guide intern, Megan Waters, spotted Washington Redskins safety draft, LaRon Landry, at a Hahnville High spring football practice session and he was more than happy to ham it up for the camera along with HHS football coach Lou Valdin.

TURTLE FARMERS:
May 02, 2007 at 3:41 pm
In the 70-something years since a Louisiana man first gathered turtle eggs along the railroad track and sold the hatchlings as pets, the turtle industry in Louisiana has experienced a roller coaster ride that may be at its lowest point.

A.A. Songy kids had tons of fun at the school's <i>Family Fun Fest</i> Herald-Guide celebrates St. Charles Parish Schools
May 02, 2007 at 3:31 pm
Submitted by Amy Brezinsky

LULING - On Friday, April 27, A.A. Songy held their second annual Family Fun Fest.

The students participated in a number of fun activities to celebrate the season and culminated the day with a picnic under the trees.

This exciting day of play concluded the school’s "Week of the Young Child."

ALL THAT JAZZ. Check out the jazz exhibit at the Hahnville library now on display through May 25 at 14996 River Rd. in Hahnville. The Art of Jazz: An interactive exhibit at the Hahnville library
May 02, 2007 at 3:29 pm
A traveling exhibit by the Louisiana State Museum will be at the Hahnville branch of the St. Charles Parish Library through May 25.

DANCERS: Are you ready for the River Region Ballet’s auditions?
May 02, 2007 at 3:25 pm
The River Region Ballet will hold junior company and company auditions for the upcoming 2007-2008 season on Saturday, May 12 at Images Dance Studio, 105-A River Point Dr. in Destrehan.

You’re my inspiration
May 02, 2007 at 3:12 pm
Seventeen St. Charles Parish Public School students were honored at the Annual Cox Inspirational Heroes program held at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner and that makes them this week’s Very Important Parishioners.

HERALD-GUIDE PEOPLE WATCH HERALD-GUIDE PEOPLE WATCH
May 02, 2007 at 3:09 pm
4-H CONTEST DAY: 40 St.Charles 4-H members participated in the activities.

Arrest made in connection with brutal rape of teen in Montz
Arrest made in connection with brutal rape of teen in Montz
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A 20-year-old LaPlace man has been arrested in connection with the brutal rape of a teen that took place in Montz.