|Why are we fertilizing the Gulf of Mexico
June 21, 2007 at 2:02 pm
There is one place where fertilizer provides no benefits. And that is in the Gulf of Mexico off the Louisiana coast.
In fact, it is deadly there - - to fish that is one of the mainstays of our state’s economy.
|Legislature getting its druthers both ways
June 21, 2007 at 1:58 pm
It looks like both sides are getting their ways in Baton Rouge as the legislative session draws to a close.
|Hahnville subdivision WILL be finished ...
June 21, 2007 at 1:50 pm
Former New Orleans Saints defensive lineman Willie Whitehead wants to dispel rumors and speculations that he is not going to complete a subdivision he started developing in Hahnville.
|John ‘Steve’ Sirmon, Sr. loses brave cancer fight
June 21, 2007 at 1:48 pm
John "Steve" Sirmon,, Sr., a former St. Charles Parish councilman-at-large, public information officer, and most recently, registrar of voters, died Saturday, June 16, of cancer. He was 55.
|Health insurance free for people who need it
June 21, 2007 at 1:45 pm
Tri-Parish Medicaid employees in St. John Parish have been making the rounds in St. Charles Parish placing applications and brochures at barber shops, hair salons, and community events every Saturday in June, to encourage residents to take advantage of free health insurance programs.
|Cops: Dad smoked pot with son, 10
June 21, 2007 at 1:43 pm
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's office arrested a Destrehan man June 9 after he allegedly smoked marijuana with his 10 year-old son, authorities said.
|Sheriff: Contest CON MEN want your money
June 21, 2007 at 1:40 pm
A phony check scam being propagated in St. Charles Parish has prompted authorities to once again remind locals that the old adage still rings true, if a deal seems too good to be true, it probably is.
|Valero’s plan would bring 1500 new jobs
June 21, 2007 at 1:38 pm
St. Charles Parish Council approved a proposal at its Monday night meeting that would allow the Valero Refinery to expand, creating 1,500 temporary construction jobs and 30 to 50 permanent jobs once the project is complete.
|Des Allemands to parish: ‘Where is our ballpark?’
June 21, 2007 at 1:35 pm
After nearly six years of cutting through the “red tape” and heated town hall debates the parish council has finally signed off on a revised site plan that will give Des Allemands kids what they’ve been waiting for - a community ballpark.
|Burglars cut through roof of grocery store ...
June 21, 2007 at 1:28 pm
One or more burglars using a torch and other sophisticated equipment, drilled a hole in the roof-top, of the Economical Supermarket in Hahnville climbed in and stole $82,000 worth of payroll checks and an undisclosed amount of cash on the evening of May 31, the Herald-Guide has learned.
|Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries News Briefs
June 13, 2007 at 4:21 pm
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is now accepting alligator lottery hunt applications for five Wildlife Management Area lakes and six public lakes in the central portion of the state.
|Introducing the 2007 SCP Westbank All-Stars
June 13, 2007 at 4:17 pm
The above picture is the smiling faces of the 2007 St. Charles Parish Westbank All-Star Team.
|Paradis dancers tap their way to LA pageant
June 13, 2007 at 4:13 pm
Dance Unlimited of the River Parishes Paradis Studio, performed at the Louisiana Catfish Queens Pageant.
|St. Charles Parish high school athletes of the year
June 13, 2007 at 4:06 pm
The Times-Picayune named two Hahnville High School athletes and two Destrehan High School athletes to the 2006-07 Althletes of the Year list.
|Heads up! Recreational soccer team starts season with 2 wins
June 13, 2007 at 4:02 pm
It was a slow first half on the shorter-than-normal field near Zephyr Stadium in Kenner when the Pandora’s Boxers took on the Metairie Rockstars two weekends ago.
|Casting for Christ
June 13, 2007 at 3:55 pm
Casting for Christ, a christian fishing club, is looking for new members to participate in monthly meetings and tournaments.
|HHS Sports Week with Megan Waters
June 13, 2007 at 3:53 pm
Coaches, send your HHS sports news to Herald-Guide Megan Waters at firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration in her weekly column, HHS Sports Week with Megan Waters.
|Swim season has arrived
June 13, 2007 at 3:48 pm
18-year-old Drew Wood (pictured right), son of Joe Rae and Andy Wood of Luling, shows top form in the 15 to 18 boys freestyle race between the Willowdale Gators and the Jewish Community Center. Drew finished first in the race and the Gators won their first meet of the season, 531-295. Photos by Ann Taylor.
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The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in locating Brendon Silvestri and Jordan Perilloux.