Sports




DHS Lady Wildcats head coach Angi Butler has led her team to three straight playoff appearance in her four years in charge of the program. This year they are hoping to advance past the first round of the playoffs for the first time under her watch. Destrehan marches into playoffs
February 20 at 9:12 am
The Destrehan Lady Wildcats have been on fire for the last three months and look to continue demolishing opponents in the Class 5A playoffs.

Destrehan’s Jasmine Morris glides past Thibodaux defenders during her team’s big district win. DHS remains perfect in district play
February 14 at 2:01 pm
The Destrehan Lady Wildcats continue to cruise through district play, beating Hahnville, Thibodaux and Central Lafourche to remain perfect with a 13-0 record.

DHS wrestlers shine at meet DHS wrestlers shine at meet
February 14 at 11:42 am
Three varsity wrestlers from Destrehan High School finished in the top three at the St. Paul’s Tournament.

Jerqwinick Sandolph Former HHS star transfers from LSU
February 14 at 11:40 am
Former Hahnville High School standout safety/cornerback Jerqwinick Sandolph has decided to leave LSU and transfer to Southeastern Louisiana in Hammond.

Former HHS star transfers from LSU
February 13 at 9:41 am
The Destrehan Lady Wildcats continue to cruise through district play, beating Hahnville, Thibodaux and Central Lafourche to remain perfect with a 13-0 record.

Destrehan needed just one goal in order to knock off Zachary in the first round of the Division 1 playoffs last week. Destrehan beats Zachary, moves on to second round
February 13 at 9:38 am
Though four soccer teams from St. Charles Parish made the playoffs, the Destrehan Wildcats were the only team to advance past the first round with their 1-0 win over Zachary on Friday.

Hahnville knocked off rival Destrehan last week, 40-34. The Tigers have won four of their last five games but must win two of their last three in order to make the Class 5A playoffs. Hahnville needs to win 2 of final 3 games for chance at playoffs
February 13 at 9:34 am
The Hahnville Tigers have won four of their last five games, but Monday’s loss to East St. John means they must win two of their final three games for a shot at the playoffs.

Fifteen Hahnville and Destrehan students signed college scholarships during National Signing Day on Wednesday. The number of seniors who are going on to compete at the college level demonstrates the success of St. Charles Parish athletics in sports such as football, soccer, volleyball and cross country. To find out where the students will continue their athletic careers, see Sports. Signing Day: 15 from DHS, HHS sign college scholarships
February 07 at 9:47 am
St. Charles Parish was well represented on National Signing Day on Wednesday, with 15 local students inking scholarships to continue their athletic careers in college.

Arrests (Feb. 6)
February 07 at 8:59 am
•Keisha K. Davis, 41, of 1 Summerton Drive in St. Rose, was arrested on Feb. 3 and charged with DWI, reckless operation and open container.

Blade Rager pins his opponent in the 285-pound division. HHS wrestlers beat Grace King, finish 16th at Classic
January 30 at 11:16 am
The Hahnville Tigers wrestling team improved to 2-0 at home after cruising past Grace King High School.

The Lady Tigers controlled the tempo of the game against Central Lafourche, which led to a big district victory. Hahnville rebounds from tough loss with 52-33 win
January 30 at 11:08 am
The Hahnville Lady Tigers bounced back from a tough one-point loss to H.L. Bourgeois with a 52-33 victory over Central Lafourche Monday night.

Destrehan’s Cara Ursin scored 27 points on Monday night to lead Destrehan to a huge win over East St. John. The Lady Wildcats have won 19 games in a row. Lady Wildcats remain undefeated in district play with 3 impressive wins
January 30 at 11:07 am
The Destrehan Lady Wildcats have been unstoppable on the court and improved their district record to 9-0 after victories over South Lafourche, H.L. Bourgeois and East St. John.

Alfred Smith DHS receiver will join QB at Utah
January 30 at 11:02 am
There is no secret that Louisiana produces more professional football talent than any other state per capita in America. Louisiana has had that distinction four out of the last five years and it has not gone unnoticed by the University of Utah.

Mike Detillier Weather, refs will have big say in Super Bowl
January 30 at 11:00 am
Much has been made of the possible severe weather conditions this coming Sunday for the Super Bowl. Forecasters have talked about wind, cold and snow for the game, and there is no doubt that will play a part in the outcome.

The Hahnville Tigers outscored H.L. Bourgeois 16-6 in overtime to claim a 63-53 win. However, the Tigers were unable to pick up a victory against Central Lafourche on Monday night despite a strong performance in the fourth quarter. Tigers hold on for 63-53 overtime win over Bourgeois
January 30 at 10:57 am
The Hahnville Tigers picked up an impressive overtime victory over H.L. Bourgeois last week, but the squad was unable to fight back from a 24-point deficit on Monday in a 68-58 loss to Central Lafourche.

A 10-point looks right into the camera. Game cameras help hunters target big bucks
January 24 at 1:34 pm
Talk to any deer hunter this time of the year and they will tell you that wildlife cameras are the best tool to monitor deer movement in the woods.

Mike Detillier 7 Tigers leave early for NFL
January 24 at 1:31 pm
Last season LSU took a huge hit on the defensive side of the ball due to junior defections.

Janet Marshall scored 17 points in Hahnville’s win over Terrebonne, while Harley Morris led the team with 13 points in their loss to East St. John on Friday. Lady Tigers knock off Terrebonne, fall to ESJ
January 23 at 10:10 am
Janet Marshall scored 17 points to lead the Hahnville Lady Tigers to an important 52-45 win against Terrebonne on the road.

Lifestyles

Generous donations help control pet population
Generous donations help control pet population
The St. Charles Humane Society was able to spay or neuter 71 pets after generous...
Des Allemands holds service for fallen soldiers
Des Allemands holds service for fallen soldiers
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Parents want ‘confusing’ math taken out of classrooms
Parents want ‘confusing’ math taken out of classrooms
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When Telesia Batte’s middle child was diagnosed with a learning disability, she chose to move her from the parochial school she loved to a St. Charles Parish public school where greater resources were available to help her. What she did not expect was for her daughter to suffer a sharp drop in math grades.