Sports




DHS Sports Week with Nattie Swan
March 07, 2007 at 2:01 pm
SOFTBALL

Star player: Julie Beaugh because she has been consistently hitting her sports and she is 4-0.

Sports Happenings
March 07, 2007 at 1:49 pm
DHS band serves up jambalaya

The Destrehan High School’s Band Parents club is hosting a jambalaya dinner on Sunday, March 18 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

340 Madewood Dr., Destrehan for $259,000 from Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Beck IV to David Barrett on Jan. 31 Real Estate Transactions
March 07, 2007 at 1:46 pm
The following Real Estate Transactions were taken from the public records at the St. Charles Parish Courthouse. Below you will find purchased homes and vacant land in the St. Charles Parish area. The following transactions primarily took place primarily during the month of January and February.

Mike and Jackie Perret of Luling celebrate 50 years of marriage. Celebrating 50 years
March 07, 2007 at 1:43 pm
Mike and Jackie Perret of Luling celebrated the joy of their 50th wedding anniversary with friends and family - and with a special message from their granddaughter, Melissa Perret:

Breanna Arthur of Des Allemands Girl Scout Troop 446. Girl Scouts: Making the world a better place for 95 years
March 07, 2007 at 1:40 pm
NEW ORLEANS - Girl Scout troops across the country will celebrate the organization's 95th anniversary the week of March 12 by hosting a “Making the World a Better Place Week.”

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.

Too old to serve? New law kicks several longtime public officials out of office
Too old to serve? New law kicks several longtime public officials out of office
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As qualifying for parish and state elections takes place this week, a few longtime elected officials are being removed from the ballot for no reason other than their age.