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Terry LeCompte, a local 4-H Club member in St. Charles and Terrebonne Parishes, recently placed ninth out of 39 contestants in the 14-years-and-older Reining Class at the 4-H Regional Horse Show in Little Rock, Ark.Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:48 am
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Community Education

Calling all residents! St. Charles Parish Public Schools wants you to broaden your knowledge and sign up for a community education course.Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:46 am
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SCP professionals eeded for exchange

Rotary club members of Southeast Louisiana and South and Central Mississippi are seeking outstanding professionals to visit the Argentina (Rotary District 4825) in April-May 2010 as part of the Group Study Exchange program of The Rotary Foundation.Read More...
August 17, 2009 at 10:44 am
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Camera Shootout 2009

“Summertime Blues” by Tamara Plattsmier was selected as the July 2009 monthly winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2009 photo contest. Congratulations to Tamara.Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 10:53 am
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Camera Shootout 2009

“Take Me for a Ride” by Shirley LeBlanc got the most votes last week and is the July 30 weekly winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2009 photo contest. Congratulations to Shirley.Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 10:52 am
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Local outreach hosts‘collaboration luncheon’

Alpha Daughters of Zion Outreach hosted a “Collaboration Luncheon” on July 22 at the John Dorsey Multi-Purpose Building in Boutte.Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 10:48 am
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Knights of Columbus Council 2409 installs 2009-2010 officers

Knights of Columbus St. Charles Council 2409 recently held its installation of officers for 2009-10. Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 10:46 am
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The Cook's Corner

Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 10:44 am
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People Watch

St. Charles Parish Hospital nurses Lisa Bourgeois, Roxanne Elliott and Dana St. Pierre recently earned the CNOR credential, a professional designation specifically designed for nurses whose practice emphasis is in providing nursing care in the surgical setting.Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 10:42 am
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Gift of life

On Aug. 6, 22-year-old Luke Zeringue of Destrehan will have his third cardiac surgery. Unlike others who’ve undergone this surgery, blood must be ready for Luke before and after the operation because of his two medical deficiencies - Factor I and Factor II. His family needs your help and your blood donations.Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 10:39 am
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‘Back to the Beach’ luau highlights senior events

The St. Charles Council on Aging has released its August calendar, which includes events open to St. Charles Parish seniors 60 years and older.Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 10:37 am
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Sacred Heart Church celebrates 50 years

Many churches are not fortunate enough to last 50 years in a community, whether it be because of financial issues or lack of response from the community. Sacred Heart of Jesus is not one of those churches.Read More...
July 31, 2009 at 3:37 pm
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Summer Book Reviews

“The Lucky One” is a captivating fictional novel written by Nicholas Sparks. During his time of service in Iraq as a U.S. Marine, Logan Thibault retrieves a small photograph of a young lady left on the ground. He considers this keepsake his lucky charm and will do all that he can to find her.Read More...
July 31, 2009 at 3:35 pm
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You’ve got to read this!

21 new books are waiting for you in your St. Charles Parish librariesRead More...
July 31, 2009 at 3:34 pm
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Camera Shootout 2009

“Sunset Anglers” by Rhonda Hogan Cantrelle got the most votes last week and is the July 23 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest. Congratulations to Rhonda.Read More...
July 31, 2009 at 3:33 pm
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The Cook's Corner

Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.Read More...
July 31, 2009 at 3:32 pm
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Mississippi River expected to crest at 16.5 feet,  but not enough to force opening of spillway
Mississippi River expected to crest at 16.5 feet, but not enough to force opening of spillway
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Heavy rains from the North and Midwest are expected to make the Mississippi River crest at 16.5 feet by May 28, just narrowly missing the “trigger” the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers relies on to open the Bonnet Carre’ Spillway.