|Somewhere over Highway 90
September 27, 2007 at 8:42 am
The first day of autumn in Des Allemands was crowned with overcast skies, a few rain showers and the phenomenal optical illusion of that of a double rainbow over Highway 90, pictured at right.
September 27, 2007 at 8:38 am
The women were sweaty but happy, with the endorphins still pumped up from the work out at Viking Fitness Center on Paul Maillard Road in Luling. A very fit mother of three, Michelle Oubre, had just taught her favorite class - Bodyflow, and the hour had flown by - helped along by funny comments cracked by the exercisers.
|Best of the Net
September 27, 2007 at 8:36 am
How to tell the sex of a fly?
|Camera Shootout 2007
September 27, 2007 at 8:35 am
“Shopping Spree” by Destiny Borne got the most votes last week and is the Sept. 20 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2007 photo contest.
|Heather R. Breaux BLOG
September 27, 2007 at 8:33 am
It's 10 o'clock on Tuesday night and I have yet to finish my weekly column. And it's not that I have nothing to say or don't want to write, I just can't get my thoughts in order long enough to form a complete sentence. By the morning it'll be time for the newspaper to go to press and I will have been on deadline for almost 24 hours.
|Speculation on coming of Christ is reaching crescendo
September 27, 2007 at 8:31 am
By Michael Brown, spiritdaily.com
In the years since the French Revolution, there have been numerous predictions of the Second Coming, or at least some kind of major manifestation of Christ.
September 27, 2007 at 8:29 am
Suspects are innocent until proven guilty.
|Real Estate Transactions
September 27, 2007 at 8:27 am
•Lot A-38 Boutte Estates Subdivision, Boutte for $19,000 from Futura Enterprises, INC to Clarence Young, Jr. on Sept. 17
|Students prepare for ACT
September 27, 2007 at 8:25 am
St. Charles Parish high school students are gearing up for ACT testing in the hopes of getting top scores to secure free college money from the state's scholastic and scholarship programs.
|Love bugs good for parish
September 27, 2007 at 8:23 am
There is not doubt that love bugs can be annoying insects.
|School employees get raises
September 27, 2007 at 8:22 am
The parish school board's decision to "roll up" the millage will pay off for school employees, who will all receive significant raises after the board approved the measure in last week's meeting.
|Norco woman still remembers horrific Manchac bridge collapse
September 27, 2007 at 8:19 am
Norco resident Roxanna Colon is still haunted by the day she and her stepfather survived the Manchac bridge collapse, which occurred more than 31 years ago
|J.B. Martin raises money for Leukemia
September 27, 2007 at 8:16 am
Students and teachers at J. B. Martin Middle School in Paradis recently held a "Jeans Day" to raise more than $430 for the Louisiana Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
September 27, 2007 at 8:14 am
Hazel Marie Foreman, age 77, on Sept. 19, 2007 at 8 a.m. Native of St. Charles Parish and a resident of Luling. Visitation and religious service was held on Friday, Sept. 21 at Holy Family Church in Luling. Burial was held at Restlawn Cemetery in Avondale. Survived by two sons, David and wife Jan of Boutte, and William and wife Paula Foreman of Houma; five grandchildren, one great-grandchild. Preceded in death by her husband Henson Foreman; parents Maurice and Eldia Broussard Simon; sister Euna Arceneaux. Hazel was a perishoner of Holy Family Church.
|If the president does it, it's not illegal?
September 27, 2007 at 8:13 am
Since 9/11, George W. Bush has been trampling all over the Constitution. Unfazed by public opinion, the law or Congress, Bush seems to think he can get away with anything.
|La. governor's candidate Campbell bets campaign on oil tax idea -
September 27, 2007 at 8:11 am
By DOUG SIMPSON
Associated Press Writer
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) _ In his run to become Louisiana's next governor, Foster Campbell is gambling.
|Can Dr. Hillary save us?
September 27, 2007 at 8:10 am
At this point in the presidential campaign, it appears that Sen. Hillary Clinton will be our next president. (Long pause for some expected regurgitations and other expressions of illness.)
|Alligator Festival one of the best in the state
September 27, 2007 at 8:08 am
The alligator had just been taken off the endangered species list and some members of St. Charles Rotary Club were looking for an event to raise money for charitable causes.
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Tigers wreck Alexandria to advance in playoffs - 1435 views
Led by prolific passer Josh Beck, Alexandria averaged a whopping 50 points per game during the regular season.
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