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Luling Mustangs finish fifth in nation, third in World Series

With an arsenal of powerful pitching, a rock-solid defense, an offense with speed and explosive hitting that scored nearly 8 runs per game in 2009, the Mustangs team has it all. The 11U Mustangs Baseball team had a fantastic season that was waged in tournaments across Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee and Alabama. Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 11:01 am
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Flying High

Falling 13,500 feet from the sky is how Rickie and Chandra Sampey of Luling wrapped up their vacation last week.Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 11:00 am
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Outdoor Report

What do you get when you take kids, fishing guides, the No. 1 fishing lodge in the state, and fish in the hottest waterways, and put it all together? The “Take Me Fishing Foundation for Kids” is the answer.Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 10:58 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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Bradley

John Bradley IV, resident of Norco, was killed in a work related accident on Wednesday, July 29, 2009 at 1:40 p.m. He was empoyed by BLD Services of Kenner as a construction worker. He was 20 years old and a graduate of Destrehan High School. Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 9:34 am
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McGinty

Nellie Louise McGinty passed away on July 27, 2009 at the Specialty Rehabilitation Hospital in LaPlace, at the age of 78. She was a native of Crocker, Missouri and had lived in Destrehan for the last 11 months with her daughter. McGinty loved to shop at WalMart, was an avid coin collector, and loved being a grandmother and great-grandmother.Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 9:33 am
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Bergeron

Roy Joseph Bergeron passed away on July 29, 2009 at the age of 61. He was born on January 7, 1948 and was a native of Des Allemands and resident of Thibodaux. Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 9:33 am
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Fonseca

Captain Herman Joseph Fonseca, Sr. passed on July 30, 2009 at the age of 71. He was a longtime resident and native of Des Allemands, and a member of the Back to the 50’s Jamaican Club.Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 9:31 am
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Another win-win for Louisiana with carbon storing

While the national and international debate on climate change and reduction of green-house gases continues, Louisiana has surged ahead of most other states in its effort to capture and store carbon from utility power plants and industrial sites and to put the by-product to good use.
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August 10, 2009 at 9:30 am
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Trailblazing HHS grad working on Ph.D., opening own lab
Trailblazing HHS grad working on Ph.D., opening own lab
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When Blake Schouest was 12 years, his aunt brought him to the lab at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, where she was working on her Ph.D. and what he saw sent his mind spinning with possibilities.