Lifestyles




Contestants needed for Queen of Hearts
October 22, 2008 at 12:42 pm
The Queen of Hearts Miss, Teen, Ms. and Baby pageants will be held on Saturday, Nov. 15 beginning at noon at Sacred Heart School auditorium and will coincide with the River Parishes Fall Festival being held on the grounds of Sacred Heart School in Norco on Nov. 14, 15 and 16.

Camera Shootout 2008 Camera Shootout 2008
October 15, 2008 at 3:35 pm
“When the Saints Go Marching In” by Donah Barrios got the most votes last week and is the Oct. 9 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

History plays an important role in America’s current market plunge
October 15, 2008 at 3:26 pm
As our country endures economic crisis, consumers are worried about the safety and security of their jobs, homes, retirement and financial futures.

Superintendents. Pictured are Dr. Lonnie Luce, Ms. Courtney Millet and Dr. Rodney Lafon. Saints board meets in Ormond
October 15, 2008 at 3:25 pm
The Saints Board of Realtors recently met at the Ormond Country Club.

AUGUST ARTISTS. The St. Charles Art Guild selected the following artists as artists of the month: Joan Longo (left) - first place for Grand Isle watercolor painting, Merrill Zeringue (middle) - second place for Longview Staircase paster painting and Melod St. Charles Art Guild NEWS
October 15, 2008 at 3:22 pm
The organization’s first workshop, “Basics of Landscape Painting,” will be held on Oct. 22 through 24 at Destrehan Plantation with Phil Sandusky as workshop instructor.

The Cook's Corner The Cook's Corner
October 15, 2008 at 3:19 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

Lions Club hosts annual baby contest
October 15, 2008 at 3:17 pm
The Luling Boutte Lions Club will host the Fall Fest Baby Contest on Sunday, Oct. 26 at the VFW Post 3750 in Luling.

WRITER. Mount Airy resident and school social worker Ellen L. Grant publishes her first novel, After the Benediction. HERALD-GUIDE People Watch
October 15, 2008 at 3:16 pm
After the Benediction, the new book by Ellen L. Grant, is a reality-based, effective tool that addresses the challenges many Christians face today, such as controlling in-laws, overbearing bosses, pretentious pastors, dysfunctional families, illnesses, financial ruin, and what Grant calls "the most gratifying temptation of all … flesh."

PERSEVERANCE. Hahnville resident Jamona Anderson, 26, received her first-level black belt in the art form of Tae Kwon Do on Oct. 3.  Anderson, who is blind, is pictured performing a form technique she learned at the St. Charles Tae Kwon Do Academy in Bout Overcoming the Odds
October 15, 2008 at 3:10 pm
For nearly 20 months, Hahnville resident Jamona Anderson challenged herself daily to learn and master the first five belt levels in the martial arts sport known as Tae Kwon Do.

River Parishes Hospital hosts birthday party for the center’s Senior Friends River Parishes Hospital hosts birthday party for the center’s Senior Friends
October 08, 2008 at 3:04 pm
River Parishes Hospital recently hosted its quarterly birthday party for the hospital's Senior Friends members who celebrated a birthday in July, August and September.

La Belle Fleur Garden Club meeting news
October 08, 2008 at 3:03 pm
The regular meeting of the La Belle Fleur garden club was held at the home of Louise Hehmeyer on Sept.16 with 12 members in attendance.

You’ve got to read this!
October 08, 2008 at 3:02 pm
22 new books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish libraries

Camera Shootout Oct. 2 winner Camera Shootout Oct. 2 winner
October 08, 2008 at 2:59 pm
“Fire Sail” by Mike Peters got the most votes last week and is the Oct. 2 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

SUGAR QUEEN LXVII. Luling’s Chelsea Lee Troxler was crowed as Queen Sugar LXVII on Sept. 27 at the Louisiana Sugar Cane Pageant
in New Iberia. Troxler crowed as Queen Sugar LXVII
October 08, 2008 at 2:56 pm
Chelsea Lee Troxler, the 19-year-old daughter of Charlotte and Lee Troxler of Luling captured the coveted title of Queen Sugar LXVII on Saturday, Sept. 27 at the Louisiana Sugar Cane Festival Pageant in New Iberia.

The Cook's Corner The Cook's Corner
October 08, 2008 at 2:54 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

HHS crowns king and queen
October 08, 2008 at 2:52 pm
On Oct. 3 Hahnville High School crowned Jai Erielle Bridges as their 2008 homecoming queen.

MEET THE DARLINGS. The 2008-09 Desty Darlings are: Amanda Sensebe, Ashanti White, Ashleigh Broussard, Bethany Waltz, Brittany Sellers, Brittney Bowers, Brittney Harper, Courtney Rome, Emily Cubas, Erika Beck, Hailee Weber, Holly Goloforo, Jaci Jamieson, J Desty Darlings
October 08, 2008 at 2:47 pm
Along the sidelines of every Friday night Destrehan High School football game, are the crowd favorites, the Desty Darlings.

Council on Aging plans October events
October 08, 2008 at 2:43 pm
The St. Charles Council on Aging has released its October calendar of events, which is open to St. Charles Parish seniors. The monthly list includes:

Sports

Jordan did Mavericks wrong
I might as well weigh in on that bizarre DeAndre Jordan situation that broke out...
In memory of a star
In memory of a star
Luling resident and former coach Bruce McDonald remembers a specific game in 1992...

Granier takes dominance to college level with Southeastern
Granier takes dominance to college level with Southeastern
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Kade Granier was virtually untouchable during his time on the mound atop Destrehan’s pitching rotation.