|Family celebrates fifth generation with birth of Makhi Gaben Dufrene
September 24, 2008 at 1:52 pm
Pictured above are: Great-great-great-grandparents Murphy and Mittie Cortez, great-grandmother Bonnie Benoit, grandmother Kelly Benoit, father Dustin Dufrene, mother Krista Vitrano and baby Makhi Gaben Dufrene.
|Four generations of Rebstocks
September 24, 2008 at 1:47 pm
Pictured above are Robert Joseph Rebstock Sr., Robert Joseph Rebstock Jr., Robert Joseph Rebstock III and Robert Joseph Rebstock IV.
|Naquin family announces fifth generation with Brody Williams
September 24, 2008 at 1:45 pm
The Naquin family celebrated the birth of their family’s fifth generation on Oct. 31, 2007 when Brody Williams was born to proud parents Erica and Mark Williams.
|Hometown hurricane clean-up crew goes the extra mile for their neighbors and friends
September 24, 2008 at 1:44 pm
It’s been nearly a month since Hurricane Gustav’s wrath left St. Charles Parish neighborhoods with down trees, rising waters and days without electricity.
|Kids get ‘passport’ through history
September 24, 2008 at 1:42 pm
Local students in third through fifth grades are invited to learn about their state's history, people and culture through a new program that promotes attractions and historical sites in southeast Louisiana.
|Hahnville High School Hi-Steppers
September 24, 2008 at 1:41 pm
The Hahnville High School Hi-Steppers dance team won several awards this summer at the American All-Star dance camp held annually at Nicholls State University in Thibodaux.
|VIPs - Very Important Parishioners
September 17, 2008 at 1:19 pm
Army National Guard Pvt. Destine M. Jory has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
|You’ve got to read this!
September 17, 2008 at 1:16 pm
22 new books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish libraries
|Camera Shootout 2008 Sept. 13 Weekly Winner
September 17, 2008 at 1:13 pm
“A Bee-utiful Flower” by Abby Chabert got the most votes last week and is the Sept. 13 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.
|Dufresne - Landry Engagement
September 17, 2008 at 1:11 pm
Mr. and Mrs. Olivier "Jun" Dufresne of Wallace announce the engagement of their daughter Elizabeth Marie Dufresne to Michael Paul Landry of Luling, son of Ms. Suzanne Boudreaux Landry of Luling, and Mr. Lloyd Landry III of Thibodaux.
|Morphing student scientists at Vial
September 17, 2008 at 1:10 pm
PARADIS - Jacob Norville, Katelyn Harrison, teacher Donna Reyes and Sadie Naquin at R.J. Vial recently observed tadpoles outside their school.
|New ROTC members welcomed at DHS
September 17, 2008 at 1:06 pm
DESTREHAN - Just as Destrehan High School has freshman orientation, the DHS AFJROTC has their own way to welcome the new members in the corps.
|First day of k-garten harder on parents
September 17, 2008 at 1:03 pm
DESTREHAN - The first day of kindergarten can be a tough one - especially for parents. Most of the children at New Sarpy Elementary were excited about meeting new friends and embarking on an exciting school career.
|Proper fire attire is required at HHS
September 17, 2008 at 1:02 pm
BOUTTE - Hahnville High School students in Dennis Robbins’ Fire Safety Class prepare for their class with the proper attire.
|Motivation rules at R.K. Smith Middle
September 17, 2008 at 1:00 pm
LULING - Raymond K. Smith student representatives presented the guidelines and rules for the 2008-2009 school year to the student body during a school pep rally.
|Minds bubble in R.J. Vial science classes
September 17, 2008 at 12:58 pm
PARADIS - Bill Edmondson and Michael Cavalier, sixth graders at R.J. Vial Elementary, discover how many drops of water a penny can hold, using plain tap water and soapy dishwater.
September 17, 2008 at 12:57 pm
C.J. Switzer would like to announce the arrival of his baby brother, Jacob Cole Switzer.
|St. Charles Art Guild NEWS
September 17, 2008 at 12:52 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.
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Destrehan Plantation ends longtime fest - 2192 views
Last weekend’s Destrehan Plantation festival marked the end of a 44-year tradition that funded the historic house’s restoration, but the site’s growth and expansion signaled the time for a big change.
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