What's Happening

Kade Matherne holds the first duck he ever bagged in a sponsored hunt by Taylor Waterfowl. Taylor Waterfowl fishing tournament fundraiser
June 14 at 6:00 am
DELACROIX – Paradis-based Taylor Waterfowl will hold a fishing tournament fundraiser on Saturday, June 14.

Enjoy events for adults after hours at the library
June 13 at 7:00 pm
LULING – The West Regional Library will hold an after hours event on Friday, June 13 from 7 to 10 p.m.

Special Olympics send off celebration
June 13 at 6:30 pm
LULING – A send off party for local Special Olympics Louisiana athletes participating in the USA National Games will be held on Friday, June 13 at 6:30 p.m.

St. Rose residents complain of nausea, vomiting near source of strange odor St. Rose residents complain of nausea, vomiting near source of strange odor
June 13 at 3:40 pm
The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is currently investigating a foul odor that was first reported in St. Rose a week ago and which some residents have said is making them ill.

Noelle Hannibal autograph signing
June 13 at 11:06 am
METAIRIE – Noelle Hannibal, “Star Trek” and “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” actress, will be in New Orleans for an autograph signing at BSI Comics on Thursday, June 19 from 4 to 6 p.m.

Suzzanne Richard, Alana Cassell, Cindy Dufrene, Lori Hackman, Betty Langley and Jennifer Dugas. Teachers roar into summer
June 13 at 11:03 am
Mimosa Park Elementary teachers celebrated Teacher Appreciation Week just before school let out for the summer.

Mitzi “Mitzi” Humane Society showcase adoption pet
June 13 at 11:02 am
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Mitzi.

River Parishes Education Foundation President Rochelle Touchard, center, congratulates scholarship recipients (L-R) Joseph Williams IV, Lionell Nabors, Kevin Falgout, Jason Fogarty, Phillip Chauvin and Mallory Babin. River Parishes students receive scholarships
June 13 at 11:00 am
Six River Parishes high school seniors received academic scholarships at the recent annual River Parishes Education Foundation (RPEF) scholarship dinner in LaPlace.

81-year-old Luling resident Sal Noto relies on purple martins to control his mosquito population. The birds travel up from Brazil each year and nest in southeast Louisiana. Put an end to your summertime mosquito woes
June 13 at 10:52 am
As the temperatures rise and summer quickly approaches, mosquito populations are growing and the insects are becoming more and more intrusive.

We want your softball, baseball championship pictures
June 13 at 10:50 am
Has your child’s baseball or softball team won a championship? If so, the Herald-Guide wants your team pictures.

Team members are: Top row (L-R) Pryscilla Prince, Madison Fremen, Lauren Beadle, Maddison LeBlanc and Allison Arabie. Bottom row (L-R) Kaleigh Melancon, Kelly Ortego, Maeson Martindale and Gabrielle Constant. Lady Tigers win Breakers tourney
June 13 at 10:49 am
The Hahnville Lady Tigers went to the 18-U Berwick Breakers Tournament last weekend, went undefeated and won the championship in a close 1-0 game.

Team members are: Bottom row (L-R) James Lemmon, Aidan Ramsey, Seth Kenney, Ty Yoes, Collin Cedotal, Colin Melancon, Brock Clement, Bryson Thomas, Cameron Dufrene, Nick Morrow and Jacob Naquin. Top row (L-R) Coach Michael Morrow and Coach Jake Lemmon. St. Charles All-Stars win River Shootout
June 13 at 10:45 am
The 11-year-old St. Charles Parish All-Star team took home the championship at the Tchefuncte River Shootout, which was held in Madisonville last weekend.

Carolyn, Sophia, Craig Sr., Lisa and Michael Cuccia pose with a snapper caught last week. The group reached the snapper limit in an hour. Short red snapper season ends with a bang
June 13 at 10:30 am
Federal waters opened for a nine-day red snapper fishing season, and one group made the most of it by reaching their limit in just an hour while fishing off Grand Isle.

Former Hahnville and current Louisiana College quarterback Easton Melancon will suit up for the U.S. Under-19 National Team next month. Melancon is one of 44 players selected to the squad from across the nation. Former HHS QB will lead Team USA against world
June 13 at 9:44 am
On July 2, former Hahnville star and current Louisiana College quarterback Easton Melancon will jump in a plane for an 18-hour flight to Kuwait, where he will lead the United States into battle against football teams from across the world.

Do not discard an old friend
June 13 at 9:43 am
By "Deacon G"

What separates “old friends” from a new friend or acquaintance? What is it that earns them the revered title of “old friend?” Certainly it’s not just their age.

Oil industry still steering the discussion post-session
June 13 at 9:39 am
By Jeremy Alford

More than a week after the regular session adjourned, Louisiana’s oil and gas industry is still capping off what has arguably been the most conspicuous policy initiative of the year.

Oil damage suit needs compromise
June 13 at 9:38 am
The current disagreement between our state government in Baton Rouge and the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East is a big problem and we’re not certain there is an easy solution to it.

Cranford Cranford
June 13 at 9:38 am
Essie Mae Davis Cranford, 89, a native of Tinsman, Ark.and a resident of Luling, passed away on Tuesday, May 27.

Board fed up with school choice law
Board fed up with school choice law
St. Charles Parish School Board members are decrying a new law that will allow students attending failing schools in outside parishes to attend St. Charles Parish Public Schools this year.