September 20, 2007 at 9:52 pm
LULING - Vince’s Auto Parts Repair & Tire Center is hosting the 1st Annual St. Charles Parish Concert in the Park at the Westbank Bridge Park in Luling on Saturday, Sept. 22 from 3:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. featuring the music of Vince Vance.
Bring your lawn chairs, ice chests and family. Food and drinks available.
The concert is free and open to the public and is sponsored by Clayton “Snookie” Faucheux.
|Fan of the Week
September 20, 2007 at 10:23 am
Along with the beginning of prep football season, the Herald-Guide cameras are hitting both the Wildcat and Tiger sidelines hoping to capture the Fan of the Week.
|St. Charles Herald-Guide's High School Playmakers
September 20, 2007 at 10:21 am
Porter makes smooth transition to starting linebacker at DHS
Starting at linebacker for Destrehan wasn't even on Rufus Porter's radar two years ago.
|Bucs pirate Saints 31-14
September 20, 2007 at 10:17 am
After the New Orleans Saints opening night loss to the defending world champion Indianapolis Colts, the word you heard most often was “disappointing.”
|Many questions, few answers about artificial turf
September 20, 2007 at 10:16 am
Some critics of modern technology that is being used to replace natural grass with synthetic turf on athletic fields around Connecticut are calling for a moratorium until more scientific study is done.
|Destrehan, Hahnville both take game on road
September 20, 2007 at 10:12 am
Destrehan needs more consistency
The Destrehan offense exploded for 28 points in the first half of last week's 35-14 homecoming victory over Terrebonne, but the Wildcats will need to show more consistency if they hope to stay undefeated with a win at Higgins Friday night.
|Best of the Net
September 20, 2007 at 10:11 am
All this time you’ve just been putting Bounce in the dryer, but there are many uses for this dryer sheet.
|Camera Shootout 2007 Sept. 13 Winner
September 20, 2007 at 10:06 am
“Stairway to Heaven” by Julie Abadie got the most votes last week and is the Sept. 13 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2007 photo contest.
|Fall Festivities 2007
September 20, 2007 at 9:54 am
From weekend festivals highlighting delicious Cajun delicacies like alligator burgers and jambalaya to arts and crafts displays and Christmas parades, there's bound to be something for everyone to enjoy this fall in the River Parishes.
|Herald-Guide PEOPLE WATCH
September 20, 2007 at 9:52 am
LIVE BAND. Local rock band, Da Ersters, took the stage on Saturday, Sept 15 at 90 West Restaurant in Boutte.
|Heather R. Breaux BLOG
September 20, 2007 at 9:35 am
On Sept. 15, 1982 the nation’s first national newspaper, USA Today, emerged from an incubated idea found mainly in reader surveys and prototype think tanks into a coast-to-coast publication and this week marks the 25th anniversary of the biggest-selling newspaper in the United States.
|More subdivision delays in Hahnville
September 20, 2007 at 9:22 am
Brookshire Subdivision, located in Hahnville and spearheaded by former New Orleans Saints football player Willie Whitehead , has not come to fruition after three years of planning. Now, Whitehead owes St. Charles Parish and the projects' contractor money.
|“Meet the Candidates” fails to draw much interest from public voters
September 20, 2007 at 9:17 am
The tables were lined with literature, the candidates were pacing the room, and their supporters were making their way around the LaMaison Magnolia Reception Hall.
|Organization awards scholarships to SU students, parish natives
September 20, 2007 at 9:07 am
The Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Organization of St. Charles Parish hosted its 18th Annual Scholarship Banquet on Sept. 15, at the John L. Dorsey, Multipurpose Center.
September 20, 2007 at 9:06 am
Suspects innocent until proven guilty in a court of law
|Dow-sponsored tourney raises over $34,000
September 20, 2007 at 9:02 am
By Tommy Faucheux
Dow St. Charles Operations recently raised over $34,000 for United Way of St. Charles at its sixth annual United Way Golf Tournament. The event was held at Willowdale Country Club on Sept. 10.
September 20, 2007 at 8:59 am
River Parishes Hospital welcomes Charlotte Dupré as the Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Dupré joins us from Eunice, La where she most recently served as CEO of Acadian Medical Center, a newly constructed 50 bed facility owned by Lifepoint Hospitals, Inc.
|Memoirs of an alligator
September 20, 2007 at 8:57 am
It was, I think 1981 when I first became “the alligator” at West St. Charles Rotary Club’s Alligator Festival.
The St. Charles Parish Department of Parks and Recreation is taking applications...
Girl Scout Cadettes Hailey Dinkins, Catelyn Errington and Margo Matherne in...
• Students participating in LSU residence program
• Satellite Center becomes its own major production
• St. Charles Parish's Teacher of the Year
• Local FastSigns receives Rookie of the Year award
• Norco students honored for caring, friendship in February
The Destrehan Lady Wildcats went 2-2 over last week playing in the Sulpher...
It was a good week for the Hahnville Lady Tigers, who picked up wins against H.L....
• DHS star makes history
• Lady Tigers blank East St. John, 15-0
• Lady Cats rout Central Lafourche in 14-0 shutout
• Tigers beat STM 17-10, but can’t hold on against Barbe, Evangel
• Wildcats rebound from Jesuit loss to knock off Lutcher, 3-0
Monsanto outraged by Roundup cancer claim - 2494 views
Monsanto’s response to the World Health Organization (WHO) labeling its widely used weed killer, Roundup, as “probably” causing cancer in humans was swift – it’s junk science.
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