Lifestyles




MONEYTALK with Al Suffrin
March 07, 2007 at 1:38 pm
Dear Mr. Suffrin: I am a 23-year-old college graduate and need advice on re-building my credit.

Ask Nattie
March 07, 2007 at 1:36 pm
Nattie Swan is St. Charles Parish’s best new advice columnist for kids and their parents. Let her help you. Send questions to editor@heraldguide.com.

Judge Mary Ann Lemmon Family comes first for
March 07, 2007 at 1:32 pm
Judge Mary Ann Lemmon remembers when the “scales of justice” had to be balanced between her career and family.

Does talking to your plants qualify you for the "looney bin?"
March 07, 2007 at 1:16 pm
Have you noticed how Mother Nature keeps teasing us with hints that spring is just around the corner?

This photo was taken of the suspect from the bank's security camera. Destrehan bank robbery
March 05, 2007 at 11:11 am
Sheriff Greg Champagne is seeking your help in learning the identity of a subject who robbed the Capital One Bank in Destrehan, Louisiana at approximately 9:08 a.m. this morning.

Wallace Gabriel, 46, escaped from Nelson Coleman Correctional Center on March 1. Inmate escapes from correctional center
March 01, 2007 at 3:34 pm
Sheriff Greg Champagne reports that at approximately, 10:00 A.M. this morning, as a group of inmates were returning into the prison from the exercise yard, one of the inmates slipped away from the group and scaled a fence topped with razor wire. He received serious injuries as a result, but was able to get away.

Ponchatoula SINKS Hahnville girls in a heartbreaker Ponchatoula SINKS Hahnville girls in a heartbreaker
February 28, 2007 at 3:21 pm
HEARTBREAKER. Hahnville High’s girls basketball team suffered a tough loss to Ponchatoula High School’s Green Wave. PHS beat HHS 61 to 48 in a playoffs matchup.

WHAT PARISH PEOPLE EARN
February 28, 2007 at 3:19 pm
Editor’s note: Hourly & annual salaries listed below are averages for every occupation from CEO to secretary and everything in between. Data is provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for the “Metropolitan Statistical Area” of St. Charles Parish, Kenner, Metairie & New Orleans. This is Part 1 of a fascinating 2-part series that you’ll find only in the Herald-Guide.


USING HIS GOURD: Sal Noto checks out a bird house that’s been damaged by squirrels. Purple martins are back
February 28, 2007 at 3:18 pm
Many in Southeast Louisiana consider February synonymous with Carnival season. But for Sal Noto it's not the parades that have him ripe with anticipation, but the return of hundreds of his “closest” feathered friends.

Masons reject divinity of Jesus Christ, says Church
February 28, 2007 at 3:16 pm
Today’s question about Masons is answered by Father Edward McNamara, professor of liturgy at the Regina Apostolorum University.

Obituaries
February 28, 2007 at 3:06 pm
Eunice Granier Rodriguez

Eunice Granier Rodriguez on Thursday, February 15, 2007 in River Ridge, LA. Wife of the late Wille J. Rodriguez. Daughter of the late Willy Granier and Maria Fabre Granier. Mother of Eunice Chalsson and the late Sally Roberts. Sister of Mildred Colon, Anna Mae Dufrene, the late Emmett Granier and Gladys Roussel. Also survived by 5 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Age 80 years. A native of Wallace, LA and a resident of Norco, LA. Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, February 19, 2007 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Norco, LA. Interment St. Charles Borromeo Mausoleum, Destrehan, LA. Visitation at Alexander Funeral Home, Norco, LA from 8:00 a.m., until 9:45 a.m. on Monday.

Sheriff's Reports
February 28, 2007 at 3:05 pm
Arrests

Tarah A. Bergeron, 22, of 926 Grand Bayou Rd. in Des Allemands was arrested on Feb. 20 with the possession of crack cocaine.

Bosses - why not give workers a day off to help rebuild N.O.? It’s a good thing! Bosses - why not give workers a day off to help rebuild N.O.? It’s a good thing!
February 28, 2007 at 3:05 pm
UP WITH PEOPLE will climax “Volunteer New Orleans” week March 11 with a concert at McAllister Auditorium at Tulane University.

Constable recalls 1976 election that made history in SC Parish Constable recalls 1976 election that made history in SC Parish
February 28, 2007 at 3:02 pm
No African-American ever held the political position of constable in St. Charles Parish until 1976, when Rose Pierre-LeGaux decided to run for the office - and won.

What's happening
February 28, 2007 at 3:02 pm
If it's going on in St. Charles Parish, you'll find it here ... !

VIPs
February 28, 2007 at 3:01 pm
Andrew Key Wood has been inducted into the Eagle Scout Court of Honor. He is a senior at HHS and a member of Troop 370. He is the son of proud parents Andy and Jo Rae Wood of Luling.

How 2 schools beat all comers in state fitness contest
February 28, 2007 at 3:00 pm
The Louisiana Department of Education honored two schools for promoting healthy eating and physical activities among their students - the only two schools that entered the Louisiana Healthy Schools competition.

In the news
February 28, 2007 at 2:59 pm
... plus, airport-expansion and fiery 18-wheeler crash in our "high-speed news" section.

Catching crabs is easy at Bonnet Carré Spillway peninsula
Catching crabs is easy at Bonnet Carré Spillway peninsula
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Recreational crab fishing has had its ups and downs this summer, but with the waters of Lake Pontchartrain beginning to warm to temperatures in the mid-80s, more and more crabs are being pulled out of the waterway.