|Herald-Guide awarded Newspaper of the Year
April 24 at 12:52 pm
The St. Charles Herald-Guide was named Newspaper of the Year by the Louisiana Press Association for the paperís work in 2012. Overall, the Herald-Guide took home 14 awards including General Excellence, Best Sports Coverage and Best Front Page.
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August 30, 2012 at 2:59 pm
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|State will close Highway 90 tonight
August 27, 2012 at 12:39 pm
The state is preparing to close Highway 90 at the Davis Pond Diversion in both directions tonight at 6 p.m.
|Faithful say they can feel Jesus' presence in chapel
November 19, 2010 at 9:12 am
Twenty years ago, a group of Catholics got together and built a chapel on River Road in Ama near St. Markís church. This wasnít just any chapel. It was a perpetual adoration chapel where the Eucharist, which Catholics believe is the body of Christ, is exposed in a Monstrance.
|Great-grandmother called on to convert souls
November 16, 2009 at 9:00 am
Until three years ago, Des Allemands native Edna Matherne, 85, was content living a simple yet full life as a devoted wife of 69 years to her husband Victor Matherne.
|Doctors find clues to why H1N1 is hitting younger generation hardest
October 26, 2009 at 8:52 am
The great majority of people who have caught the swine flu have recovered quickly, with nothing more than a few days of missed work or school to show for it. But the mystery of H1N1 is that unlike the seasonal flu, which can cause complications in the elderly or very young, H1N1 is hitting children and young adults the hardest.
|What you need to know about vaccines
October 19, 2009 at 8:52 am
Do U.S. flu vaccines use adjuvants?
No, at least not in the initial doses.
|Swine flu lands student in ICU
September 30, 2009 at 10:21 am
Dealing with the sudden illness of her son Andrew has been extremely difficult, but LeAnne Sandoz says the outpouring of support from Andrew's friends in the community has been a blessing.
|Just call me Catherine
July 29, 2009 at 1:32 pm
Catholic teens from several West Bank youth groups dedicated two days of their time last week to clean up the yards of five residents who needed help.
|Fish kill could continue due to oxygen depletion
September 15, 2008 at 9:11 am
Drivers passing the Davis Pond siphon on River Road in Ama probably noticed the stench of dead fish due to a large fish kill that is occurring in the area.
|Lakewood Elementary king and queen reign over Mardi Gras parade
February 13, 2008 at 1:10 pm
It was a lot like Mardi Gras when students from Lakewood Elementary in Luling dressed up for the schoolís annual parade.
|Herald-Guide Outdoor Report
January 09, 2008 at 7:08 am
Salvador Wildlife Management Area saw it's pouldeau (coot) populations explode while ducks remained spotty, says the region's biologist supervisor Todd Baker.
|Stuck in the middle
November 20, 2007 at 3:24 pm
In the beginning, Lloyd Landry was just like any other conscientious Louisiana duck hunter. He would study duck flights and feeding patterns in the Venice area, and set up his blind along primary flight corridors.
|Record number of ducks on their way to Louisiana, and we have the groceries
October 24, 2007 at 3:51 pm
If the teal season is a taste of things to come, 2007 should be a banner year for Lake Salvador and Cataouatche duck hunters.
September 27, 2007 at 8:38 am
The women were sweaty but happy, with the endorphins still pumped up from the work out at Viking Fitness Center on Paul Maillard Road in Luling. A very fit mother of three, Michelle Oubre, had just taught her favorite class - Bodyflow, and the hour had flown by - helped along by funny comments cracked by the exercisers.
|The Bite is ON!
September 12, 2007 at 3:15 pm
Cataouche fishing isnít backing down. On Sunday, part-time fishing guide Michael Becnel took friends Lauren Lemmon (top) and Adam Lorio fishing on Lake Cataouche to catch these slab-sized crappie. ďIíve never seen action like this -- ever!Ē said Becnel who lives in Luling and works for Dow Chemical. Becnel has fished the St. Charles Parish lake all his life but has never caught fish like this in the brackish-water lake.
|Herald-Guide Outdoor Report
August 29, 2007 at 2:36 pm
The bass bite in Lake Cataouatche has been aggressive all summer and will only get better as the weather cools.
|Equine Encephalitis strikes St. Charles parish and vicinity
August 29, 2007 at 1:08 pm
As of Aug. 20, 23 horses in St. Charles and surrounding parishes have been infected with Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE), according to reports received by state veterinarian Dr. Henry Moreau. This total is more than the entire state saw in 2006.
|Troxler gives best evacuation routes and times for east and west bank
August 22, 2007 at 3:36 pm
If a mandatory evacuation is ordered this hurricane season, Emergency Operation Center Director Tab Troxler has specific route recommendations for residents of St. Charles Parish.
|Workers forced to live outside Parish
August 22, 2007 at 3:32 pm
Young professionals being relocated to St. Charles Parish are having a tough time moving into the area because of a lack of rental properties.
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Vitter in Bayou Gauche to speak about action on flood insurance rate hikes - 822 views
Little more than a week after officials from 14 parishes took a trip to Washington, D.C. to lobby against potential flood insurance rate hikes, some of those same officials convened with Sen. David Vitter at the home of a Bayou Gauche couple.