Letter to the Editor




Homestead exemption needs our attention
February 07, 2007 at 2:49 pm
Editor: I am writing as many others may be or want to about the homestead exemption.

Recycling not quite back up to snuff
February 07, 2007 at 2:45 pm
Curbside recycling that was “blown away” and forgotten after Hurricane Katrina isn’t coming back anytime soon, say officials - because there’s nowhere to take the bottles, aluminium cans, plastics and newspapers.

Sheriff's Reports
February 07, 2007 at 2:45 pm
All subjects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Asthma-fighting advice from a Luling doctor; breathe easier - take charge now
February 07, 2007 at 2:44 pm
You can prevent asthma attacks or minimize their severity with tips from a Luling doctor.

ASTHMA
February 07, 2007 at 2:42 pm
Asthma is a major problem in Louisiana with one in 10 households having at least one child who suffers.

Why early Christians dismissed the ‘Lost Gospels’ of Thomas and Judas Why early Christians dismissed the ‘Lost Gospels’ of Thomas and Judas
February 07, 2007 at 2:40 pm
This is the second of a three-part series on the Origin of the Bible: Human Invention or Divine Intervention?” by Dr. Brant Pitre. Dr. Pitre is a biblical scholar of international acclaim. For background information or CD's of his bible studies, visit www.brantpitre.com

Norco 4-6 Elementary’s Honor Roll
February 07, 2007 at 2:39 pm
This week's honor roll coverage: Norco 4-6 Elementary. Check out next week’s edition for more of the parish school’s prinicpal lists and honor rolls. Send all school news to Heather R. Breaux at heatherb@heraldguide.com.

Very Important Parishioners ... Transitions
February 07, 2007 at 2:37 pm
Parishioners we’ll miss - obituaries of people we knew and loved.

Valentine’s story you’ll NEVER forget
February 07, 2007 at 2:29 pm
Two former drug addicts who met and fell in love at the Nelson Coleman Correctional facility are happily married and teaching others how love and faith in God are the key ingredients in rebuilding your life.

This COLD is getting OLD
February 07, 2007 at 2:23 pm
Another great column from Barbara Munson ... ONLY in the Herald-Guide.

So how ‘bout that GLOBAL WARMING?
February 07, 2007 at 2:19 pm
It may be true that the law cannot make a man love me, but it can stop him from lynching me, and I think that's pretty important.

- Martin Luther King Jr.


I love my past. I love my present. I'm not ashamed of what I've had, and I'm not sad because I have it no longer.

- Herma Briffault Colette, French novelist

Unemployment dips in St. Charles Parish, outlook is good, too
February 07, 2007 at 2:18 pm
Labor statistics reports show more people are working in the state and in the parish, with the Louisiana Department of Labor reporting a decline in the unemployment rate for December, the latest figures available.

Armstrong airport soars with new airline adding 12 flights per day
February 07, 2007 at 2:17 pm
ExpressJet Airlines will begin service at the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport this summer, offering non-stop service to Austin, San Antonio, Kansas City, Mo., Birmingham, Jacksonville, Fl., and Raleigh-Durham with 12 flights per day.

Suicide is NO solution - how schools help keep kids alive
February 07, 2007 at 2:14 pm
Editor’s note: Within the past three weeks, teenagers in New Sarpy, Edgard, and LaPlace have been killed in heart-breaking accidents related to a lethal game of Russian Roulette, a drowning on the heels of a hospital visit in Luling, and an accidental, self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head

Practice makes perfect for cheerleaders at Destrehan High School. DHS Sports Week
February 07, 2007 at 2:06 pm
Check out what's happening with tennis, dancing, cheerleading, softball, baseball, basketball, golf, the drum line and the winter guard at Destrehan High School.

Parish softball sign-up shakin’ all month long
February 07, 2007 at 2:04 pm
The Luling Booster club will be accepting registration forms for the 2007 Baseball and Softballand Tee- Ball season beginning Monday Feb. 5, through March 1.

‘Super’ Bowl?
February 07, 2007 at 1:46 pm
Saints fans, feel any vindication? Well, I know, I know it isn't as sweet as seeing the Saints win the World Championship but seeing Peyton Manning do it is a nice silver lining. Going into this game you got the feeling that it would be a game of firsts, and it certainly was.

Des Allemands parade Grand Marshal Mazie Dufrene. Parish CARNIVAL Attractions
February 07, 2007 at 1:41 pm
Everything you need to know about Mardi Gras parades in St. Charles Parish ... first, we look at the Krewe of Lul and then move on to the Krewe of Des Allemands ...

Lifestyles

Book review: “Delirium”
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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.