HHS, DHS stadiums could get wider seats this year HHS, DHS stadiums could get wider seats this year
June 11, 2008 at 3:03 pm
Next year, football fans in St. Charles Parish might have a little extra room as they settle in to watch Destrehan and Hahnville compete for the 2008 state title.

MImosa beat Willowdale 590-424. Willowdale and Mimosa swim meet results
June 11, 2008 at 1:49 pm
Willowdale Country Club’s swim team hosted the Mimosa Park Club’s swim team on Wednesday, June 4.

Lafreniere 91 Gamblers win back-to-back championships Lafreniere 91 Gamblers win back-to-back championships
June 11, 2008 at 1:47 pm
For the second year in a row, The Lafreniere 91 Gamblers won the U17 Division State Championship Cup in Lafayette.

LA Knights snag first place in Louisiana Rattler tourney LA Knights snag first place in Louisiana Rattler tourney
June 11, 2008 at 1:46 pm
The LA Knights placed first in the LA Rattler Tournament and placed second in the By-you Guru's Tournament this weekend.

Bruce McDonald and his son Hunter fishing in the Parish Canal. Herald-Guide Outdoor Report
June 11, 2008 at 1:45 pm
Lake Cataouatche continues to be a hot spot in the area for bass, bream, and sac-a-lait.

Luling's Sara Weber has been a member of the New Orleans VooDoo dance team since December 2007. What a DOLL!
June 11, 2008 at 1:39 pm
The New Orleans VooDoo ended its May-long losing streak when the team defeated the Columbus Destroyers 83-61 on May 30.

Pets of the Week Pets of the Week
June 11, 2008 at 1:36 pm
Ginger, a 4-month-old female terrier mix, is available for adoption. She is friendly and loves to run!

Dow St. Charles Operations awards $18,000 in PTEC scholarships
June 11, 2008 at 1:35 pm
The St. Charles Operations facility in Hahnville awarded six scholarships, at $3,000 each, to graduating high school seniors and mid-career adults in the River Parishes interested in pursuing an associate degree in PTEC.

NEW BEGINNING. Members of the Mount Zion Baptist Church in Ama attended service in the church’s new building. Ama church reopens to 250 members
June 11, 2008 at 1:34 pm
Sunday morning church services at Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Ama left everyone filled with a renewed spirit and a confirmed belief that prayer can accomplish the impossible, as more than 250 members marched through the doors of a new sanctuary.

Camera Shootout 2008 Camera Shootout 2008
June 11, 2008 at 1:31 pm
“Puppy Love” by Terran Loupe got the most votes last week and is the June 5 winner in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s Camera Shootout 2008 photo contest.

The Cook’s Corner
June 11, 2008 at 1:28 pm
Whip up a new dish for your family with the Herald-Guide’s Recipe of the Week.

Women's Club officers Herald-Guide PEOPLE WATCH
June 11, 2008 at 1:25 pm
The St. Charles Women's Club recently installed its 2008-09 officers at a luncheon at Ormond Country Club.

St. Charles Parish Hospital dietitian Laurie Acosta sayd that boiling vegetables is a suitable method for hard vegetables such as green beans, broccoli spears and carrots. Properly cooking your vegetables helps savor their natural nutrients
June 11, 2008 at 1:21 pm
We’ve all heard the old adage - an apple a day keeps the doctor away - but there’s also a lot to be said for the nutrients found in vegetables, especially if they’re cooked properly.

Three blends of Santa Carolina wine will be on tap at the June 13 Mais Oui wine tasting. Taste Test
June 11, 2008 at 1:12 pm
Mais Oui wine shop owner Ava Somme says that finding a great bottle of wine for a reasonable price isn’t as hard as it may seem.

Leave our street alone!
June 11, 2008 at 12:44 pm
To the editor:
District IV Councilman Paul Hogan has, for the last few months, embarked on a "crusade" to change our street name on Bayou Estates South. He cites its "similarity" to our neighboring street, Bayou Estates Drive.

Big problem ahead for next president
June 11, 2008 at 12:42 pm
Our next President may have a major problem. It could perhaps be somewhat like the problem George W. Bush faced soon after he assumed the chief executive slot.

First 100 days going well
June 11, 2008 at 12:37 pm
The ink is barely dry on some newly appointed parish administrative employees' contracts and yet they seem to be leaving their posts. What's going on?

Unemployment compensation funds there for rainy days
June 11, 2008 at 12:34 pm
With little more than a couple of weeks remaining in the Legislature’s regular session, a good bill has passed that should not go unheralded.

Pit pull tossed off I-310 into swamp recovering from likely alligator bite
Pit pull tossed off I-310 into swamp recovering from likely alligator bite
Nicknamed “Ally Gator,” a pit bull tossed off the elevated portion of Interstate 310 southbound Tuesday (Sept. 29) is also recovering at the St. Charles Parish Animal Shelter from an apparent alligator bite.