|Speak with Authority
April 18, 2007 at 2:49 pm
Experts agree that when you learn a new word, your world becomes a bigger and more interesting place.
|Nifty $5 for YOUR jokes and riddles
April 18, 2007 at 2:47 pm
How does the barber cut the moon's hair?
A: Eclipse it.
|Camera Shootout 2007 Monthy Winner
April 18, 2007 at 2:43 pm
“Say Cheese” by Kandis Pitre of Luling got the most votes last week and is the March 2007 monthly winner in the Camera Shootout photo contest.
|Win free Disney on Ice tickets in our great reader contest
April 18, 2007 at 2:41 pm
Tickets are now on sale for Disney on Ice’s Princess Wishes, but you can win a family fun-pack from the St. Charles Herald-Guide that includes four tickets to the show at the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center on May 3 through 6 just by identifying the Disney cartoon described in the hint below.
|Luling and Boutte Lions Club presents spring beauty pageant
April 18, 2007 at 2:40 pm
The Luling and Boutte Lions Club will hold a Spring Festival Pageant on Sunday, April 29, 2007 at R. J. Vial Elementary School in Paradis. Proceeds from this pageant will go directly to the Louisiana Lions Camp in Leesville, LA.
|Plant a garden with your kids and watch to see what grows
April 18, 2007 at 2:38 pm
Remember how much fun it was to play in the dirt as a kid? You can relive those memories this spring by planting a garden with your child in recognition of Earth Day, April 22.
|Harry Hurst kids go ‘green’ for Earth Fest at Audubon Park
April 18, 2007 at 2:35 pm
Science teacher Barry Guillot and forty-five Harry Hurst Middle School 7th graders represented the LaBranche Wetland Watchers Service Learning Program at the Audubon Zoo's 2007 Earth Fest celebration.
|Send us your summer activities and we’ll list them in the Herald-Guide
April 18, 2007 at 2:34 pm
Before you know it, school will be over and parish neighborhoods will be filled with older kids riding their bikes, playing ball and hanging out with friends.
|Moneytalk with Al Suffrin
April 18, 2007 at 2:33 pm
Dear Mr. Suffrin: I read in a recent USA Today article that today's generation of youngsters have the purchasing power of over $200 billion per year and it made me start thinking about the money that my teenagers use to buy things that they want.
|The classics never die
April 18, 2007 at 2:31 pm
Video games have been a worldwide pastime for more than 20 years now, which would lead one to think that those gamers from yesteryear have moved on to more sophisticated electronics or hobbies.
|Heather R. Breaux BLOG
April 18, 2007 at 2:29 pm
We’ll all remember where we were the day the deadliest campus massacre in the history of the United States occurred - after all it just happened this past Monday.
|Louisiana could be the rishest state
April 18, 2007 at 2:27 pm
Look around you. There are riches everywhere.
Louisiana has more natural resources than any of the 48 contiguous states. And yet it is considered one of the poorest states in the nation.
|In the news
April 18, 2007 at 2:23 pm
State highway officials have launched an ongoing campaign to promote driver safety and awareness in the hope of preventing the nearly 1,000 motor-vehicle fatalities that occur each year.
April 18, 2007 at 2:17 pm
Send your obituary announcements to email@example.com for speedy publication in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s print and Internet editions. Compiled by Megan Waters, Intern
April 18, 2007 at 2:13 pm
Suspects are innocent until proved guilty in a court of law
|Sheriff blames vandalism and thefts on on BORED KIDS home for spring break
April 18, 2007 at 2:12 pm
An e-mail from St. Charles Parish Sheriff Greg Champagne attempted to shed some light on a string of incidents that he considers to be isolated acts of vandalism and theft related partly to parish schools being out of session for spring break holidays.
|More DWI arrests than usual thanks to citizen watchdogs
April 18, 2007 at 2:10 pm
Over a one week span, the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s office reported an unusually high number of DWI arrests, a “welcome feat” that the department says comes from a variety of factors, including the help of concerned citizens.
|Crackpot - or ahead of his time? When it comes to ED BLAKELY you be the judge!
April 18, 2007 at 2:07 pm
According to published reports, New Orleans Recovery Czar Dr. Ed Blakely believes the destruction of The Big Easy was a “natural event” and the result of Global Warming.
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Cochran wins race for St. Charles Parish president - 630 views
Larry Cochran, D-St. Rose, took the lead and kept it for a win as St. Charles Parish president with 8,829 votes over opponent Terry Authement, R-Boutte, who got 6,914 votes in today's runoff race.
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