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Cousins travel to Washington D.C. for presidential inauguration

Mya LaGrange and Shaysa Lewis have been invited as honored scholars by the Congressional Youth Leadership Conference to attend the historic Jan. 20 presidential inauguration of Barack Obama, who will become the 44th president of the United States and the first African-American to be elected to the seat.Read More...
January 14, 2009 at 11:24 am
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Farmers’ Market relocates to Highway 90 to boost sales

The West Bank Farmers’ Market, which was located on River Road but has been closed since July, will move to a new location due to dwindling customers and vendors at its old spot.Read More...
January 14, 2009 at 10:05 am
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Confusing law causes panic among second-hand retailers

A new law that requires all toys and clothing sold to kids ages 12 and under be tested for lead and chemicals used to make plastics nearly clotheslined the way area thrift and consignment shops do business.Read More...
January 14, 2009 at 9:47 am
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New Web site will allow users to notify parish of any problems

Notifying the parish about sewage or drainage problems might get a lot easier with the introduction of St. Charles Parish’s new state-of-the-art Web site, which officially went live on Jan. 12.Read More...
January 14, 2009 at 9:47 am
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Students discussed as alternative to Cox

When the Louisiana Consumer Choice for Television Act was signed into law by Gov. Bobby Jindal last year, the bill was supposed to benefit consumers by giving them more cable choices.Read More...
January 14, 2009 at 9:14 am
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Bus system to begin in February

A bus transit system that was supposed to begin in October, but was delayed by Hurricanes Gustav and Ike, should be up and running in February.Read More...
January 14, 2009 at 9:07 am
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Utah deserves No. 1 ranking

Friday’s Sugar Bowl was a treat to watch, and it’s not because we hold a grudge against Nick Saban for leaving LSU. We think the former Tiger coach is a nice guy and deserving of the success he has achieved on the gridiron.Read More...
January 07, 2009 at 2:11 pm
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Playboy vs. the Vatican

By Christopher West
Playboy magazine has sunken to knew lows in mocking the holy. Of course, every edition offers a mockery of the holy - the holy, in this case, being the female body. Read More...
January 07, 2009 at 2:09 pm
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Parish wants to make good first impression

A first impression is always important, and because of that the St. Charles Parish administration has been busy designing a new parish Web site, with plans to improve the Hahnville courthouse lawn also on tap.Read More...
January 07, 2009 at 2:08 pm
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Sheriff's Reports

Arrests
•Kristy Matherne, 26, homeless, was arrested on Dec. 29 and charged with distribution of carisoprodol.Read More...
January 07, 2009 at 2:07 pm
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Council on Aging plans array of January events

The St. Charles Council on Aging has released its January calendar, which includes events open to St. Charles Parish seniors 60 years and older. The monthly list includes:Read More...
January 07, 2009 at 1:07 pm
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Outdoor Report with Bruce McDonald

Time is running out for deer and duck hunters. In area 6, our area, with a firearm, the season will remain open until Jan. 18.Read More...
January 07, 2009 at 11:04 am
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Hahnville soccer defeats Destrehan 2-1 in overtime

The Hahnville High School boys soccer team proved to be a tough opponent for the Destrehan Wildcats after the team rallied a 2-1 victory on Jan. 2 in the rivals’ first match of the season.Read More...
January 07, 2009 at 11:02 am
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TIGER STRIPES

I have felt strongly that former Destrehan High School signal-caller Jordan Jefferson was the best prep quarterback produced from a Louisiana high school since Eli Manning came out of Newman High School in the late 1990s.Read More...
January 07, 2009 at 11:00 am
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The Cook's Corner

Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.Read More...
January 07, 2009 at 10:50 am
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Luling resident earns her ‘ears’

Jackie Stevens of Luling has been recognized as a Disney-savvy vacation planner as she joins the 2009 Walt Disney World Moms Panel.Read More...
January 07, 2009 at 10:46 am
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Ambulance triggers multi-vehicle wreck that kills LaPlace woman
Ambulance triggers multi-vehicle wreck that kills LaPlace woman
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A Luling man was driving a St. Charles Parish Hospital ambulance Monday on an emergency call when the vehicle apparently drifted onto the left lane of Airline Highway and triggered a multi-vehicle accident involving a fatality.