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BCA extends Pre-K program sign up

BOUTTE - Qualifying parents can register their 4-year-olds for a chance at free placement in private school pre-kindergarten programs for the coming school year. A limited number of classroom seats are available at Boutte Christian Academy.

Qualifying requirements for parents and children include: students must be 4 years old on or before Sept. 30, 2009, students must have current immunizations, and families must have an annual household income of less than $9,140 for families of 2, $36,620 for families of three; $44,100 for families of four; $51,580 for families of five or $59,060 for families of six.

For more information, call 985-785-2447.
August 20, 2009 at 10:58 am

Help replace blood for Luke Zeringue

ST. CHARLES PARISH - Destrehan’s Luke Zeringue will undergo cardiac surgery due to two medical deficiencies - Factor I and Factor II - both can result in bleeding whenever his factor levels fall below normal. Hemorrhaging can occur after a trauma or surgery, so the blood is needed a head of time.

All blood types are needed. To donate blood you must be in good health, at least 17 years of age and weigh a minimum of 110 pounds.

There is no upper age limit. Wait one year after a body piercing. Individuals with high blood pressure (below 180/100) or controlled diabetes can now donate. If you have medical questions or have been out of the country since 1980, call The Blood Center’s West Bank Donor Center at 504-263-1190 or Metairie Donor Center at 504-887-2833 to see if you can donate.

Please state at the time of donation “Replacement donation for Luke Zeringue.”
August 20, 2009 at 9:50 am

Two swine flu cases confirmed in Destrehan

Two students at St. Charles Borromeo School in Destrehan were confirmed to have the swine flu on Monday, said Sarah Comiskey of the Archdiocese of New Orleans.Read More...
August 19, 2009 at 1:43 pm

Library hosts free job search seminar

DESTREHAN - The St. Charles Parish Library will host a free workshop on “Effective Job Search Strategies” on Wednesday, Aug. 19 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the East Regional Library located at 100 River Oaks Dr. in Destrehan.

Tracie Bertaut, a career management consultant, will discuss resume development, interviewing strategies and overall job search skills.

For more information, call the library at 985-764-2366.
August 19, 2009 at 9:37 am

Schools: ID colors have been based on GPA for years

The beginning of the new school year has spawned discussion among some high school parents about how the color of school IDs is based on GPA averages.Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 1:00 pm

The Cook's Corner

Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:59 am

You’ve got to read this!

The following books are available at St. Charles Parish libraries:Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:58 am

Student Book Reviews

Eclipse by Stephanie Mayer is third in the Twilight series that has become a national bestseller as well as a modern movie.Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:57 am

Camera Shootout 2009

“Audubon Zoo” by Pallie Miller got the most votes last week and is the Aug. 6 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2009 photo contest. Congratulations to Pallie!Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:55 am

St. Charles Parish Volunteers for Family and Community

by JoAnn Walker, LVFC

The theme for this year’s VFC luncheon was “Thank You to the Soldiers,” we followed it with red, white and blue decorations.
August 17, 2009 at 10:52 am

Ledet - Brevelle Wedding

Robert Ledet and Bradley Joseph Brevelle were married July 9, 2009, at a small family wedding in Luling. The ceremony was performed by Earl “Pie” Tastet. Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:51 am

Breaux Anniversary

Guy and Fayla Breaux of Luling celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary on Aug. 7, 2009.Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:50 am

Boudreaux - Zammit Wedding

Kali Ann Boudreaux, daughter of Danny and Edna Boudreaux of Raceland, Louisiana, was married to Mr. Blake Matthew Zammit, son of Eric Zammit of River Ridge, Louisiana and Mrs. Candis Patecek of Luling, Louisiana in a 7 p.m. ceremony on Friday, May 29, 2009 at the St. Hilary of Poitiers Catholic Church in Raceland. Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:49 am

People Watch

Terry LeCompte, a local 4-H Club member in St. Charles and Terrebonne Parishes, recently placed ninth out of 39 contestants in the 14-years-and-older Reining Class at the 4-H Regional Horse Show in Little Rock, Ark.Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:48 am

Community Education

Calling all residents! St. Charles Parish Public Schools wants you to broaden your knowledge and sign up for a community education course.Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:46 am

SCP professionals eeded for exchange

Rotary club members of Southeast Louisiana and South and Central Mississippi are seeking outstanding professionals to visit the Argentina (Rotary District 4825) in April-May 2010 as part of the Group Study Exchange program of The Rotary Foundation.Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:44 am

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Work to begin on new, larger $1M Norco Library
Work to begin on new, larger $1M Norco Library
Plans are underway to double the size of the Norco Library, an estimated $1 million project.