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Hahnville High School hosted the 2009 Don Raymond Track Relays on March 28, with Hahnville and Destrehan’s boys teams placing second and third overall.Read More...
March 26, 2009 at 9:26 am
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Camera Shootout 2009

“Sunday Morning” by Christie Jeansonne got the most votes last week and is the March 19 weekly winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest. Congratulations to Christie.
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March 26, 2009 at 9:23 am
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You've got to read this!

22 new books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish librariesRead More...
March 26, 2009 at 9:21 am
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The Cook's Corner

The most popular way soft-shell crabs are prepared in Louisiana is fried, and for good reason, they’re good that way!Read More...
March 26, 2009 at 9:19 am
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Happy Birthday Chiquita!

When Linda Rhodes’ husband gave her a baby Cockatiel in 1986, she had no idea that he would rule as head of the household for 22 years - and counting.Read More...
March 26, 2009 at 9:14 am
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Schools hold first annual Arts Festival

Students from both sides of the Mississippi River will have the opportunity to show parish residents musical, theatrical and traditional art displays at the school district’s first-ever Arts Festival on March 28.Read More...
March 26, 2009 at 9:12 am
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Dempster

Melien J. Dempster, Sr., passed away on Monday, March 23. Beloved husband of Elvie Gassen Dempster of Luling. Read More...
March 25, 2009 at 11:39 am
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Smith

Wilford Smith passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2009 at Ochsner Hospital, Jefferson. Son of the late Hazel Dyson and Willie Smith. Read More...
March 25, 2009 at 11:38 am
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Hebert

Betty Harrell Hebert passed away on March 22, 2009. Age 70. Beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend, and above all, a precious child of God, Betty went home to be with her Heavenly Father peacefully surrounded by her husband, Walter, and daughter, Charlene. Read More...
March 25, 2009 at 11:37 am
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Champagne

Terry J. "Head" Champagne passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2009 in Luling. Beloved husband of Nancy Vicknair Champagne for 34 wonderful years.Read More...
March 25, 2009 at 11:36 am
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Bruer

Jane L. Bruer passed away on March 19, 2009. Preceded in death by parents Wilbur T. and Carolyn D. Loke, as well as her husband Alfred E. Bruer and grandson Lawrence Deroche Jr. Read More...
March 25, 2009 at 11:36 am
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Parish mourns loss of young employee

By Renee Simpson
U.S. flags in front of all St. Charles Parish government buildings were flown at half-mast last week to honor the memory of Jacque Griffin. Read More...
March 25, 2009 at 11:34 am
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Technology and human conception

By Christopher West
When Nadya Suleman gave birth to octuplets earlier this year, the Internet was abuzz with debates about the reproductive technology industry. But the debates focused primarily on how many embryos should be allowed to be transferred to a woman’s body. Very few seemed to be asking the more fundamental question: Should we be producing children in a laboratory at all?Read More...
March 25, 2009 at 11:32 am
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Our state, city among the most dangerous

We became apprehensive earlier this week when a headline on the internet proclaimed the announcement of America’s most dangerous states and cities. We feared the answer may include our home state and the nearby city we go to so often.Read More...
March 25, 2009 at 11:31 am
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Atchafalaya sediment could help save coast

There is a wealth of sediment in the delta of the Atchafalaya River. It is so massive that it creates problems for shipping in that area.Read More...
March 25, 2009 at 11:30 am
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Sheriff's Reports

Arrests
• Tammy Rowell, 48, of 339 Carolyn Dr. in Destrehan was arrested on March 18 and charged with possession of hydrocodone, marijuana, drug paraphernalia and possession of a firearm while in possession of a controlled substance.Read More...
March 25, 2009 at 11:29 am
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While Louisiana loses coastline, St. Charles gained 9 acres
While Louisiana loses coastline, St. Charles gained 9 acres
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While the Louisiana coast is losing an alarming 16 square miles of land a year to the Gulf of Mexico, St. Charles Parish’s shoreline has grown by 9 acres.