Sports




Hahnville softball pitcher Chelsey Flores breaking records
April 18, 2007 at 3:11 pm
Starting out in T-ball, Chelsey Flores probably wasn't worried about pitching a hard ball or breaking some of Hahnville's most elite records held by previous pitchers.

MEET THE BOYS. Hahnville scored four runs in sixth inning against West Jefferson High School that sealed the deal and gave them their seventh district win out of eight chances.  The boys face-off against Destrehan Thursday, April 19 at 4 p.m. at HHS. Hahnville baseball on 'cruise control
April 18, 2007 at 3:06 pm
There's nothing certain when it comes to sports, and the Hahnville Tigers (21-7, 7-1) certainly didn't think they would lose facing the West Jefferson Buccaneers who were 10 games below .500 to start the afternoon, but the Tigers did drop the first in a two game stance against the Bucs, and that's why they play the games.

THE WINNER. Meyer Friedman was the top runner, finishing at a time of 15:35. Bridge run - NOT!
April 18, 2007 at 3:00 pm
Over 1500 registered participants competed for $4,000 in prize money at the 11th Annual United Way of St. Charles Bridge Run. Here’s a run down of this year’s winners.

Herald-Guide celebrates St. Charles Parish schools
April 18, 2007 at 2:54 pm
Submitted by Susan Landry

VIPs
April 18, 2007 at 2:52 pm
A congratulations to the HHS Women’s Choir and HHS Mixed Ensemble who qualified for state at the district competition.

Speak with Authority
April 18, 2007 at 2:49 pm
Experts agree that when you learn a new word, your world becomes a bigger and more interesting place.

Nifty $5 for YOUR jokes and riddles
April 18, 2007 at 2:47 pm
How does the barber cut the moon's hair?

A: Eclipse it.

Camera Shootout 2007 Monthy Winner Camera Shootout 2007 Monthy Winner
April 18, 2007 at 2:43 pm
“Say Cheese” by Kandis Pitre of Luling got the most votes last week and is the March 2007 monthly winner in the Camera Shootout photo contest.

Win free Disney on Ice tickets in our great reader contest Win free Disney on Ice tickets in our great reader contest
April 18, 2007 at 2:41 pm
Tickets are now on sale for Disney on Ice’s Princess Wishes, but you can win a family fun-pack from the St. Charles Herald-Guide that includes four tickets to the show at the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center on May 3 through 6 just by identifying the Disney cartoon described in the hint below.

Luling and Boutte Lions Club presents spring beauty pageant
April 18, 2007 at 2:40 pm
The Luling and Boutte Lions Club will hold a Spring Festival Pageant on Sunday, April 29, 2007 at R. J. Vial Elementary School in Paradis. Proceeds from this pageant will go directly to the Louisiana Lions Camp in Leesville, LA.

Plant a garden with your kids and watch to see what grows
April 18, 2007 at 2:38 pm
Remember how much fun it was to play in the dirt as a kid? You can relive those memories this spring by planting a garden with your child in recognition of Earth Day, April 22.

Harry Hurst Middle School attended 2007 Earth Fest. Harry Hurst kids go ‘green’ for Earth Fest at Audubon Park
April 18, 2007 at 2:35 pm
Science teacher Barry Guillot and forty-five Harry Hurst Middle School 7th graders represented the LaBranche Wetland Watchers Service Learning Program at the Audubon Zoo's 2007 Earth Fest celebration.

Send us your summer activities and we’ll list them in the Herald-Guide
April 18, 2007 at 2:34 pm
Before you know it, school will be over and parish neighborhoods will be filled with older kids riding their bikes, playing ball and hanging out with friends.

Moneytalk with Al Suffrin
April 18, 2007 at 2:33 pm
Dear Mr. Suffrin: I read in a recent USA Today article that today's generation of youngsters have the purchasing power of over $200 billion per year and it made me start thinking about the money that my teenagers use to buy things that they want.

POWER UP. Raymond Corlis, 12, can’t get enough of playing the classics like Nintendo’s original Super Mario Bros. The classics never die
April 18, 2007 at 2:31 pm
Video games have been a worldwide pastime for more than 20 years now, which would lead one to think that those gamers from yesteryear have moved on to more sophisticated electronics or hobbies.

Heather R. Breaux BLOG
April 18, 2007 at 2:29 pm
We’ll all remember where we were the day the deadliest campus massacre in the history of the United States occurred - after all it just happened this past Monday.

Louisiana could be the rishest state
April 18, 2007 at 2:27 pm
Look around you. There are riches everywhere.
Louisiana has more natural resources than any of the 48 contiguous states. And yet it is considered one of the poorest states in the nation.

In the news
April 18, 2007 at 2:23 pm
State highway officials have launched an ongoing campaign to promote driver safety and awareness in the hope of preventing the nearly 1,000 motor-vehicle fatalities that occur each year.

Lifestyles

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Cajun-Creole restaurant will open in Luling in former Sailfish location
Cajun-Creole restaurant will open in Luling in former Sailfish location
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A Cajun-Creole hybrid restaurant will soon offer up hearty portions of red beans and rice, white beans and catfish and seafood platters in Luling.