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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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What is the plan for Louisiana?

In his column, Associated Press business writer, Alan Sayre, provides us with a very interesting analysis of the state’s economy. Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 9:10 am
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Residents can guide future of parish

Residents of St. Charles Parish will be able to help design the future of their parish as a master land use plan is rewritten in the weeks ahead. The original plan was drafted in 1991 to help guide parish leaders in making future land use and infrastructure decisions.Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 9:08 am
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Neighborly love helps fight crime

Residents in almost every area of the parish gathered with their neighbors on Aug. 5 in order to celebrate the fight against crime.Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 9:07 am
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Sheriff's Reports

Arrests
•Tyler Fisher, 19, of 15877 River Rd. in Hahnville was arrested on July 24, and charged with theft of $2,500 and criminal trespassing.Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 9:07 am
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West Nile virus found in Destrehan mosquito sample

A mosquito sample from Destrehan tested positive for the West Nile virus and parish residents are urged to protect themselves against bites by wearing light-colored clothing and long sleeves and pants.Read More...
August 10, 2009 at 9:06 am
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Parish DA inducted into justice hall of fame

St. Charles Parish District Attorney Harry Morel, who has served in his post for 31 years, was recently inducted into the Louisiana Justice Hall of Fame.
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August 10, 2009 at 9:05 am
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Norco reflecting on 100 years
Norco reflecting on 100 years
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It was 1916 when the New Orleans Refining Co. bought 366 acres of rice, indigo and sugar cane fields from the Good Hope Plantation that gave rise to a community that became known as Norco.