Volume 140 Number 7 - Feb 14, 2013


Family gives $25,000 to Sheriff’s Office to purchase bullet-proof vests
A St. Charles Parish family has donated $25,000 to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office for the purchase of enhanced bullet-resistant vests for sheriff’s deputies.

Police: Woman who caused fatal wreck over legal alcohol limit
State police say that the woman who caused a wreck that led to the death of the aunt and uncle of San Francisco 49er Delanie Walker tested over the legal blood alcohol limit.


Super Bowl brings back memories for HHS coach who played for Ravens, 49ers
Kyle Barnett
When it came to the recent Super Bowl held in New Orleans, Hahnville High School wide receivers coach Nate Singleton was torn on who he wanted to emerge as the game’s victor.
Hunters itching to get back into woods take advantage of late rabbit season
Bruce McDonald
After months spent in the woods hunting deer, it’s hard to stop hunting. Many hunters still wake before sunrise, wear camouflage, check the weather conditions and think about what it would be like to be in the deer stand.
HHS players named honorable mention all-state
Jonathan Menard
Hahnville football players Craig Ford and Hunter Perrin were both named as honorable mention selections to the Football Coaches Association of Louisiana Class 5A All-State team.

Our View

Paul Maillard needs improving
One of the main thoroughfares in St. Charles Parish through the years is due for an overhaul, thank goodness.

Sheriffs Reports

Arrests (Feb. 14)
From staff and wire reports
•Lisa L. Ettel, 54, of 115 Ristroph St. in Luling, was arrested for D.W.I. on Feb. 5.


Camera Shootout January 2013 Winner
From staff and wire reports
"Sitting Pretty" by Emma Bergeron got the most votes last month and is the January 2012 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2013 photo contest.
This week’s Humane Society showcase adoption pet "Sica"
From staff and wire reports
Sica is a nine-month-old female pitt bull mix. She has stolen the hearts of all at the shelter and has a great personality.
Humane Society donations needed for “Duke the Cat”
From staff and wire reports
The Humane Society is seeking funds to help pay for the surgery of a cat who suffered a dislocated knee.


Julie Louviere Simoneaux, 53, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 29 at 10:15 p.m. in New Orleans.
Steven Paul Dugas, age 59, passed peacefully into the arms of our heavenly Father on Saturday, Jan. 26. Beloved husband of Vivian Dugas, for 31 years. Loving father to two children, Mitchell Dugas and Stephanie Coppock and grandfather to four, Kyla, Reese, Grady and Grace.
Thomas Lamar Mars "Biggus," 66, passed away on Feb. 8.