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Bayou Angel

Standing in a dilapidated orphanage in Guatemala, Vanessa Robichaux of Des Allemands is photographed holding a tiny infant boy named Edwin.Read More...
June 18, 2008 at 12:31 pm
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Herald-Guide PEOPLE WATCH

St. Charles Parish Hospital, in collaboration with the St. Charles Parish Public School System, recently hosted three teacher interns from the School-to-Career program.Read More...
June 18, 2008 at 12:21 pm
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Four herbs that love hot weather

Many popular herbs languish in the heat of summer, and some down right pitch a fit. Herbs that do not like our hot, wet summers include thyme, chives, sage, parsley, cilantro, French tarragon, lavender, feverfew and chamomile.Read More...
June 18, 2008 at 12:19 pm
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Summer is time to beautify, educate, celebrate

By Renee Allemand
Crews around the parish are working hard this summer on some new beautification projects,they’re also getting a fringe benefit. Read More...
June 18, 2008 at 11:39 am
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TheLeiberman-Warner act dies (Temporarily)

The U.S. Senate wisely decided recently not to bring a very controversial bill, the Climate Security Act, to a floor vote. The legislation, co-sponsored by Senators Joe Leiberman and John Warner, would have attempted to ration carbon emissions by enacting a massive “cap-and-trade” system.Read More...
June 18, 2008 at 11:37 am
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Jindal breaks word to voters

Jindal then
MAKE THE LEGISLATURE ACCOUNTABLE TO THE CITIZENS THEY REPRESENT:Read More...
June 18, 2008 at 11:35 am
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A taxing problem?

It's a battle the St. Charles Parish tax assessor has been fighting for years in an attempt to lower our property taxes. Read More...
June 18, 2008 at 11:33 am
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Gonzales makes her mark on hometown high school

The happiest part of most children’s day is when the clock strikes 3 p.m. and they get to leave the seemingly cramped confines of their school and head out to an afternoon filled with endless possibilities.Read More...
June 18, 2008 at 11:27 am
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Kid friendly computers help educate parish’s young

The United Way of St. Charles and Monsanto have teamed up to purchase computers and developmental software in an attempt to make sure all children in the parish are educationally prepared for first grade.Read More...
June 18, 2008 at 11:25 am
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Bubbling sewer draws ire of EPA

A sewer overflow problem in Ormond sparked a complaint to the Environmental Protection Agency as council members and the public works department address drainage concerns parishwide.Read More...
June 18, 2008 at 10:49 am
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Hogan: Flood tubes only temporary solution

Some Bayou Des Allemands residents want a floodwall, while others say the structure would disrupt their quality of life along the bayou by blocking both their view and their access to fishing and boating activities. Read More...
June 18, 2008 at 10:41 am
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Resident request: Could we have real bathrooms?

Fifty one residents attended the spillway meeting and the first draft of the plan will be complete by August. The final plan should be complete by October.Read More...
June 18, 2008 at 10:28 am
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Is industry paying its fair share?

Some St. Charles Parish residents won’t like their property tax bills this year because the parish recently got reassessed by the state in April.Read More...
June 18, 2008 at 9:26 am
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Virus outbreak has council concerned

After mosquitoes carrying the West Nile virus were found in Ormond, Montz and Norco last month, the entomologist for the parish’s mosquito control office filled the council in on what he is doing to keep the pesky bugs to a minimum.Read More...
June 18, 2008 at 9:26 am
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Troopers Step Up Patrols

Two Louisiana State Troopers stand in the ready position on Highway 90 in Boutte everyday to catch unsuspecting drivers who might be speeding.Read More...
June 18, 2008 at 9:26 am
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Not too late to cash in on that government rebate

Many people have already received their economic stimulus payments, but the Internal Revenue Service wants residents to know that it’s still not too late to file and receive the payment.Read More...
June 18, 2008 at 9:25 am
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Boutte man accused  of stalking, exposing himself
Boutte man accused of stalking, exposing himself
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A Boutte man was arrested last week and charged with exposing himself to a female acquaintance.