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Camera Shootout 2008

“Final Approach” by Scott Schexnaydre got the most votes last week and is the April 24 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.Read More...
April 30, 2008 at 4:27 pm

Denim & Diamonds

Get ready to raise that bid with hand painted-fans during the auction at the River Region Arts & Humanities Council fundraiser, Denim & Diamonds, May 3 at the Destrehan Plantation Mule Barn on River Road in Destrehan beginning at 6:30 p.m.Read More...
April 30, 2008 at 4:22 pm

Pet of the Week

Monet, pictured below, is a neutered male Siamese cat. Read More...
April 30, 2008 at 4:19 pm

New animal shelter director educates public

By Renee Allemand
Public Information Officer
St. Charles Parish

Angela Robert may work with animals every day, but she knows educating the human population is even more crucial. Read More...
April 30, 2008 at 4:17 pm

The Cook’s Corner

Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.Read More...
April 30, 2008 at 4:13 pm

Giving back

When Yvonne Dufrene of Luling spearheaded a personal gift-giving crusade to help animals throughout the parish last Christmas, she had no idea the monumental impact her kind gestures would have on the lives she touched - including her very own.Read More...
April 30, 2008 at 4:08 pm

Louisiana Heat travel team takes all in LaPlace championship game

The Louisiana Heat, an 11-year-old travel baseball team from St. Charles Parish, won the Championship at Noah Park in LaPlace on April 26 and 27.Read More...
April 30, 2008 at 12:50 pm

Hungry robber makes off with chips, drinks

A thief with the munchies broke into a Luling barbershop and stole 40 bags of potato chips and three 12-packs of soft drinks.Read More...
April 30, 2008 at 12:06 pm

Sheriff's Reports

•Michael Williams, 22, of 85 Carriage Lane in Destrehan was arrested on April 18 and charged with simple burglary of an inhabited dwelling.Read More...
April 30, 2008 at 12:05 pm

Above the law

Wouldn’t you, as a taxpayer, enjoy having the right to abide by only the tax laws that you agree with?Read More...
April 30, 2008 at 12:04 pm

Many pork items in House Bill 1

Following is a list of pork items included in House Bill 1 (State Operating Budget) of 2008.Read More...
April 30, 2008 at 12:03 pm

Recycling good for the environment

Recycling is still an important part of the way we handle trash in St. Charles Parish. Residents still get the opportunity to rid themselves of items they no longer need along with helping to keep the enviroment clean by bringing their recyclables to drop off points. Curbside recycling ended with Hurricane Katrina but may be resumed in the future.Read More...
April 30, 2008 at 12:02 pm

Citizens urged to recycle

Though curbside recycling disappeared in the parish after Hurricane Katrina, residents still have the chance to turn in recyclable materials during bi-monthly drop-off events scheduled throughout the year.Read More...
April 30, 2008 at 12:01 pm

Herald-Guide wins 12 LPA awards

The St. Charles Herald-Guide walked away with 12 awards from the Louisiana Press Association at the organization's annual awards banquet in Lafayette on April 26.Read More...
April 30, 2008 at 12:00 pm

UWSC names new director

The United Way of St. Charles has named John Dias as the new executive director. After the board voted unanimously to accept the Human Resource Committee's recommendation, Dias assumed the responsibilities of his new position immediately on Thursday, April 10.Read More...
April 30, 2008 at 11:59 am

High schools strive for more academic growth

Destrehan and Hahnville both had minimal academic growth in the 2006-07 school year, but both school’s principals hope to exceed that mark next year by turning more focus to their freshman classes and increasing communication.Read More...
April 30, 2008 at 11:58 am

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Craig's Barber Shop
Craig's Barber Shop Craig's Barber Shop has been locally owned and operated for over 25 years. We do men, women, and children's haircuts. Come in and enjoy that unique barber shop experience! Walk in and relax a while with Craig, Cheryl, and Angel!

Thriller filmed in Hahnville gets Super Bowl treatment
Thriller filmed in Hahnville gets Super Bowl treatment
A thriller produced by J.J. Abrams that stars John Goodman and was partially filmed in Hahnville received prime time coverage during Sunday’s Super Bowl.