Lifestyles




Merrill Zeringue chosen as art guild’s artist of the year Merrill Zeringue chosen as art guild’s artist of the year
July 23, 2008 at 1:29 pm
The St. Charles Art Guild has chosen Destrehan’s Merrill Zeringue as the organization’s Artist of the Year.

Four local dancers sweep Oklahoma competition Four local dancers sweep Oklahoma competition
July 23, 2008 at 1:29 pm
Four dancers from Dance Unlimited of the River Parishes won awards June 15 through 16 at the Odyssey National Dance Competition in Midwest City, Okla.

SPECIAL GUEST. Ruby Bridges is pictured with the Raymond family. All For One
July 23, 2008 at 1:24 pm
In a time that was smothered by segregation and indifference, a young boy by the name of Don Raymond was born, and although his time on Earth was shorter than most, his impact on St. Charles Parish and the legacy he left behind will live on forever.

Volunteer vets beautify shelter
July 23, 2008 at 1:15 pm
A group of more than 20 volunteers with the American Veterinary Medical Foundation completed much-needed repairs at the St. Charles Parish animal shelter July 17 and 18 as part of its Shelter Rehab Project.

Camera Shootout 2008 July 10 Weekly Winner Camera Shootout 2008 July 10 Weekly Winner
July 16, 2008 at 2:33 pm
“Never Too Much of a Good Thing” by Matt Oubre got the most votes last week and is the July 10 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

Above, Destrehan native Brittany Holtsclaw set up a Web site to raise money for college. Louisiana Dollar Dream
July 16, 2008 at 2:30 pm
Destrehan native Brittany Holtsclaw is living her dream. As a student studying drama and theater at New York’s prestigious New York University, she hopes to obtain her bachelor’s degree and have the freedom to pursue a career in the arts.

The Cook's Corner The Cook's Corner
July 16, 2008 at 2:28 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

Falgoust presented with dental award Falgoust presented with dental award
July 16, 2008 at 2:18 pm
The American Association of Public Health Dentistry presented Nicole Falgoust, of Des Allemands, with the Community Dentistry and Dental Public Health Award.

Champagne begins fourth term as sheriff Champagne begins fourth term as sheriff
July 16, 2008 at 2:16 pm
It has been more than 50 years since a St. Charles Parish Sheriff was awarded the privilege of being sworn into office four consecutive times.

Calling all parish beauty queens
July 16, 2008 at 2:14 pm
Two pageants scheduled in the coming weeks for St. Charles contestants

Summer Book Reviews Summer Book Reviews
July 09, 2008 at 2:07 pm
Dark Lord, written by Ed Greenwood, takes place in a fantasy world in the present day.

St. Charles Parish Library provides new tools for literary searching
July 09, 2008 at 2:05 pm
The St. Charles Parish Library is pleased to announce the addition of three databases to its extensive database collection.

Camera Shootout 2008 Camera Shootout 2008
July 09, 2008 at 2:05 pm
“Catching Air” by Julie Schmalz got the most votes last week and is the July 3 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest. Congratulations to Julie.

Camera Shootout 2008 Camera Shootout 2008
July 09, 2008 at 2:03 pm
“Sunday Picnic” by Amanda Robeau is the June monthly winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

Merle Pets of the Week
July 09, 2008 at 2:01 pm
Merle is a Dalmatian/Lab mix who is around a year to a year-and-a-half old. He is full of energy and love and is extremely affectionate.

FESTIVAL QUEENS. Louisiana Catfish Festival queens Katie Guidry and Jaclyn Sutton accept parish proclamation July 7. Herald-Guide People Watch
July 09, 2008 at 1:59 pm
Louisiana Catfish Festival queens were chosen June 14 during the annual pageant at J.B. Martin Middle School in Paradis. The theme was "A Salute to Mardi Gras."

The Cook's Corner The Cook's Corner
July 09, 2008 at 1:57 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

PEACHES. Dennis Savoie of Raceland sells these sweet fruits at his Highway 90 stand in Boutte. Perfect Peaches
July 09, 2008 at 1:54 pm
The peak of the Louisiana peach season runs through mid-July, so don’t miss out on this healthful window of opportunity, advises St. Charles Hospital dietician Laurie Acosta.

Sports

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