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Metairie-based company sponsoring St. Charles Soccer Club

OrthoSynetics, the largest provider of non-clinical business and marketing services to orthodontic and dental practices worldwide, today announced its sponsorship of Saint Charles Soccer Club, the only chartered Soccer Club in Saint Charles Parish.Read More...
July 16, 2008 at 2:43 pm

Herald-Guide Outdoor Report

By Bruce McDonald

The “dog days of summer” make fishing tough this time of year.Read More...
July 16, 2008 at 2:41 pm

Camera Shootout 2008 July 10 Weekly Winner

“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. Read More...
July 16, 2008 at 2:33 pm

Louisiana Dollar Dream

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.Read More...
July 16, 2008 at 2:30 pm

The Cook's Corner

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

Falgoust presented with dental award

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

Champagne begins fourth term as sheriff

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.Read More...
July 16, 2008 at 2:16 pm

Calling all parish beauty queens

Two pageants scheduled in the coming weeks for St. Charles contestantsRead More...
July 16, 2008 at 2:14 pm

Jindal tries to head state the right way

Gov. Bobby Jindal has done an unheard of thing this week. He used line item vetoes to eliminate some 250 legislative earmarks from the state budget.Read More...
July 16, 2008 at 2:07 pm

Parish residents should sign up for alert system

By Renee Allemand
As the summer of 2008 continues to drag on, we’re getting that much closer to the peak of hurricane season. We’ve been watching hurricane Bertha, and while it’s not headed toward the U.S. coast, it serves as a reminder of just how unpredictable hurricanes can be. Read More...
July 16, 2008 at 2:06 pm

West bank levee route still in question

St. Charles Parish is still having problems getting its West Bank hurricane protection levee built. Part of it on the western end is already rising but a continuing dispute between the parish and U. S. Army Corps of Engineers over its route on the eastern end is still going on.Read More...
July 16, 2008 at 2:04 pm

J & K takes hassle out of back to school shopping

Parents across the parish will soon begin the epic annual journey that is otherwise known as attaining school supplies. And while those very parents will soon run into each other, quite literally, at various supply stores, one local business is taking the hassle out of the search - for free.Read More...
July 16, 2008 at 2:01 pm

Sheriff's Reports

•Alfred Simmons, 29, of 1101 Kinler St. in Luling was arrested on July 2 and charged with possession with intent to distribute counterfeit cocaine and on a warrant for criminal neglect of family.Read More...
July 16, 2008 at 1:20 pm

St. Pierre considers 4-day work week

The escalating cost of fuel has forced local governments around the country into a four-day work week as a way to help both the workers and employers survive the dilapidated economy. Read More...
July 16, 2008 at 10:10 am

Schools crack down on worker's compensation

An internal review by the St. Charles Parish Public Schools’ Insurance Office showed that the district may be getting burned by their generous worker’s compensation policy while also overpaying post-retirement benefits.Read More...
July 16, 2008 at 10:10 am

Drive by shooting in Destrehan

Two people were standing in the 300 block of River Oaks when a man exited a passing vehicle and opened fire, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office.Read More...
July 16, 2008 at 10:10 am

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