HMS wins parish title

After losing four of their five starters from last year’s squad, many weren’t sure if Harry Hurst Middle School could capture another parish championship.Read More...
December 17, 2009 at 2:04 pm

Area football players set to shine in River, Bayou all-star game

The HTV-Lions Club Bayou vs. the River all-star game, an annual football showdown featuring the top talents from the bayou and the river region, is set to take place at 7 p.m. on Dec. 18 at Nicholls State’s John L. Guidry Stadium in Thibodaux.Read More...
December 17, 2009 at 2:03 pm

HHS tennis star gets 'A+' in athletics

Congratulations to HHS senior Megan Gonzales, who was named one of this year’s A+ Athletes in an event sponsored by WWL-TV, McDonald’s, and Ronald McDonald House Charities. Read More...
December 17, 2009 at 2:01 pm

DHS takes third in Baton Rouge

The Destrehan boys finished third in a tournament at Central of Baton Rouge, and were 30 seconds away from playing in the championship game.Read More...
December 17, 2009 at 2:00 pm

Destrehan, Hahnville find success in St. Charles Shootout

Neither Hahnville nor Destrehan came out on top in the St. Charles Shootout, but both teams did manage to win two of their three tournament games, with the Lady Tigers finishing third in the field.Read More...
December 17, 2009 at 8:58 am

It's LSU for Blue

The New Orleans Saints 33-30 overtime win over the Washington Redskins dominated the sports headlines Sunday, but an important piece of recruiting news also broke this past weekend.Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 10:39 am

Former DHS star comes up big in Loyola sweep

Former Destrehan star Hunter Tyree led his gold squad to a 3-0 series sweep of the Maroon team in Loyola's Fall World Series.Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 10:00 am

Saints’ win gives team 2-game lead for home-field advantage

What a seven day stretch it has been for the New Orleans Saints and the ‘Who Dat Nation’.Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 9:59 am

Lady Cats top St. Mary’s, 28-25

The Destrehan girls basketball team picked up their six win of the season with a 28-25 victory over St. Mary’s.Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 9:57 am

HHS falls to Ellender, 43-57

After a 4-0 start, the Hahnville Tigers lost their first game of the season to Ellender 43-57 in the Allstate Sugar Bowl CYO Classic.Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 9:57 am

Tale of the 3 pigs

On Monday afternoon, David Harrison and I made a quick deer-hunting trip to Avondale on the Churchill Hunting Club. Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 9:55 am

Destrehan boys lock up Mandeville Tournament title

Led by sophomore B.J. Singleton, the Destrehan Wildcats captured the Mandeville Tournament championship with a 57-45 win over Fontainbleau.Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 9:53 am

Lady Tigers win Battle of the Bayou for second year in a row

For the second-straight year, the Hahnville Lady Tigers (9-2) are Battle on the Bayou champs, beating Comeaux in a thriller that came down to penalty kicks.Read More...
December 10, 2009 at 8:58 am

Loss of coach could affect recruitment of HHS star

It will be interesting to see the impact the loss of LSU running backs coach Larry Porter will have on the recruitment of Hahnville running back Alfred Blue.
December 03, 2009 at 3:24 pm

Fisherman withdraws big deposit from the bank

We have a rule in our boat, "If you put your rod-n-reel down to get a drink or something to eat, make sure it's secure. Tie it down or hand it to someone!" Read More...
December 03, 2009 at 3:22 pm

Ducks swarm Lake Salvador

This past weekend, many hunters headed to their favorite deer leases with the anticipation of killing a wall hanger.Read More...
November 25, 2009 at 11:52 am

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