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A Winter Wonderland
December 27, 2007 at 9:53 am
Mother Nature is dropping hints that the coldest months of winter are just ahead with a cool day here or there, but stop by the German Coast Farmer’s Market and you’ll be sure to walk in a “Winter Wonderland.”

Cameron Guidry wins Christmas card contest Cameron Guidry wins Christmas card contest
December 19, 2007 at 11:46 am
Cameron Guidry, a 6th grade talented art student at R.J. Vial Elementary School in Paradis, was honored as the winner of the St. Charles Parish Public Schools Christmas Card Contest.

Last-minute HOLIDAY gift guide
December 19, 2007 at 11:36 am
With Christmas day fast approaching, many local residents are still trying to find those special last-minute items to stuff in stockings or place under the tree.

SCROOGED?
December 19, 2007 at 11:28 am
The classic cartoons like Frosty the Snowman, the uplifting sounds of cheerful melodies like Jingle Bells and all the vibrant holiday lights are supposed to bring joy to us this time of year.

Christmas in St. Charles Parish Christmas in St. Charles Parish
December 12, 2007 at 1:52 pm
It was the perfect way to ring in the holiday season, the gleeful laughter of children and the sparkle of magic in Santa Claus’ eyes at St. Charles Parish’s annual Christmas Tree Lighting.

Savor the Flavor Savor the Flavor
December 12, 2007 at 1:44 pm
Editor’s Note: The following restaurant critiques are part of a senior project for Destrehan High School student Hannah Bodin.

MONTHLY WINNERS. The St. Charles Art Guild recently selected its artists of the month for December. They are: Ann Clement (left) for her oil painting titled “Green Pitcher” and Merrill Zeringue for her watercolor painting titled “What’s Cookin’.” St. Charles Art Guild News
December 12, 2007 at 1:41 pm
Art Guild holds monthly meeting

The St. Charles Art Guild holds monthly meetings the first Tuesday of each month.

Herald-Guide PEOPLE WATCH Herald-Guide PEOPLE WATCH
December 12, 2007 at 1:38 pm
STRONGEST MAN. Jason Frickey of Des Allemands has a lot to be proud of after racking up two major awards at the six-day WABDL World Bench & Deadlift weight lifting competition last month in Anaheim, Calif. - one of which names him as the world champion for his age and weight group.

OH, LA, LA. My most interesting find was this pair of imitation leather boots. Thrift Shop TREASURES
December 12, 2007 at 1:33 pm
For most people, taking a stroll around a local thrift shop isn’t something that normally falls on their day-to-day to-do list and it’s simply because you just don’t think about it.

Heather R. Breaux BLOG
December 12, 2007 at 1:31 pm
I was quite excited when I found the invitation to the office Christmas party stuffed in my mailbox at work. I missed last year’s big bash because I couldn’t shake the nasty flu bug I had caught, so this year was my first chance to see what really happens when my co-workers let their hair down.

Camera Shootout 2007 Camera Shootout 2007
December 05, 2007 at 12:26 pm
“Moments Like This” by Sarah Treicher is the November winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2007 photo contest.

Camera Shootout 2007 Camera Shootout 2007
December 05, 2007 at 12:24 pm
“A Sportsman’s Love” by Rose Orgeron got the most votes last week and is the Nov. 29 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2007 photo contest.

ONE ON ONE. Attorney JoEdna Roberts shares one-on-one time with Gloria Tredaway at COA Legal Assistance Fair on Nov. 26. Attorneys give seniors legal help at COA fair
December 05, 2007 at 12:22 pm
KNOW THE LAWS. The St. Charles Council On Aging and the Friloux-Robertson American Legion Post 509 hosted a fair for area seniors on free legal assistance and other aid available to seniors in the parish.

Queens of Hearts. (l to r) Shalinda Austin-Daniel - Ms. Queen, Ashley Wilking - Miss Queen and Brandie Clement - Teen Queen. And the winners are ...
December 05, 2007 at 12:19 pm
The River Parishes Fall Festival crowned their 200-2008 Miss, Teen and Ms. Queens for the year - and we’ve got ALL the winners right here.

MY ORBS. This authentic picture was taken in my house with my Kodak EasyShare V570 dual lens digital camera a few weeks back. All lights were turned off, the camera lens was clean and I was standing by the front entrance of the house looking into my bedro Heather R. Breaux BLOG
December 05, 2007 at 12:14 pm
I’ve always felt that I have carried a spiritual presence with me through out my life. Like someone or something was always watching over me, but there were never any real signs - until now.

Thanksgiving crafts at Mimosa Park school Thanksgiving crafts at Mimosa Park school
November 28, 2007 at 12:52 pm
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Mona Poche


LULING - Molly Poche worked on decorating a turkey with colorful feathers at the St. Rose Elementary Playgroup after listening to the story, Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving.

Parish kids celebrate visit with war veteran Parish kids celebrate visit with war veteran
November 28, 2007 at 12:51 pm
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Stephanie Laurent


DESTREHAN - The first grade students at St. Charles Borromeo School celebrated Veteran’s Day with two retired United States servicemen.

Elementary students donate food to needy Elementary students donate food to needy
November 28, 2007 at 12:49 pm
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Mona Poche


LULING - Mimosa Park students recently collected food items for the needy. Many boxes of non perishable food items were donated to the Social Concerns just in time for the holidays.

Local experts share gardening tips for both new and established gardens
Local experts share gardening tips for both new and established gardens
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For gardeners who are just getting into gardening as well as those finding themselves having to replant after last year’s brutal winter, there are plenty of new plants to consider this year. However, local experts say the basics of setting up a garden that will last for years comes down to good planning.

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