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Both Destrehan and Hahnville enter Friday night’s contest with 5-0 records, which should set the stage for a dramatic showdown between the two schools as they enter district play. Photos by Jonathan Menard. HHS defense better than it’s advertised
October 04, 2007 at 8:16 am
Hahnville was clicking in all phases of the game during last week's 55-14 rout of John McDonogh, scoring 35 points in the first quarter alone to help the team remain undefeated on the season.

Both Destrehan and Hahnville enter Friday night’s contest with 5-0 records, which should set the stage for a dramatic showdown between the two schools as they enter district play. Photos by Jonathan Menard. Destrehan offense key to district win
October 04, 2007 at 8:11 am
After a 30-14 victory over John Ehret last week, Destrehan will take an undefeated record into district play Friday night when they host rival Hahnville in the "Battle of the Banks."

32 years ago: Mimosa swimmers remembered
September 27, 2007 at 9:00 am
Can you remember the summer of 1975? If so, and if your were a member of the Mimosa Park swim, then this picture just might bring back memories of fun in the sun at the Mimosa swimming pool.

LSU, as good as advertised
September 27, 2007 at 8:58 am
With the New Orleans Saints hosting a nationally televised Monday night affair against the Tennessee Titans this week, it was the LSU Tigers that had football’s center stage this past weekend.

Helping HANDS
September 27, 2007 at 8:57 am
The R. K. Smith volleyball team was visited by the Hahnville High School volleyball team and received instruction on techniques, drills and exercises to help make them a better team.

Defense makes Hahnville contender
September 27, 2007 at 8:56 am
The Hahnville Tigers' defense continued to overpower their opponents last week, picking up their third shutout in four games with a 34-0 win over O. Perry Walker.

Wildcats attempt to K.O. John Ehret
September 27, 2007 at 8:53 am
Behind 28-first quarter points, the Destrehan Wildcats had little trouble improving to 4-0 on the season by blanking Higgins 45-0 last Friday in a game where both the offense and defense showed consistency for all four quarters.

Fan of the Week Fan of the Week
September 20, 2007 at 10:23 am
Along with the beginning of prep football season, the Herald-Guide cameras are hitting both the Wildcat and Tiger sidelines hoping to capture the Fan of the Week.

St. Charles Herald-Guide's High School Playmakers
September 20, 2007 at 10:21 am
Porter makes smooth transition to starting linebacker at DHS

Starting at linebacker for Destrehan wasn't even on Rufus Porter's radar two years ago.

Bucs pirate Saints 31-14
September 20, 2007 at 10:17 am
After the New Orleans Saints opening night loss to the defending world champion Indianapolis Colts, the word you heard most often was “disappointing.”

Many questions, few answers about artificial turf
September 20, 2007 at 10:16 am
Some critics of modern technology that is being used to replace natural grass with synthetic turf on athletic fields around Connecticut are calling for a moratorium until more scientific study is done.

Destrehan, Hahnville both take game on road
September 20, 2007 at 10:12 am
Destrehan needs more consistency

The Destrehan offense exploded for 28 points in the first half of last week's 35-14 homecoming victory over Terrebonne, but the Wildcats will need to show more consistency if they hope to stay undefeated with a win at Higgins Friday night.

Catch Monica Seles at celebrity tennis exhibition
September 12, 2007 at 3:30 pm
The New Orleans Celebrity Tennis Exhibition is hosting the last weekend of the $50,000 Professional Tennis Tournament at the New Orleans arena and tennis hot shots Martina Navratilove, Monica Seles and Luke Jensen will be on site Friday, Sept. 14.

St. Charles Herald-guide’s High School Playmakers
September 12, 2007 at 3:23 pm
Destrehan wide receiver Damaris Johnson had a busy night last Friday.

Colts horsecollar Saints
September 12, 2007 at 3:21 pm
Have you ever anticipated a television show or movie and when you finally get to watch it, you came away very disappointed?

The Bite is ON! The Bite is ON!
September 12, 2007 at 3:15 pm
Cataouche fishing isn’t backing down. On Sunday, part-time fishing guide Michael Becnel took friends Lauren Lemmon (top) and Adam Lorio fishing on Lake Cataouche to catch these slab-sized crappie. “I’ve never seen action like this -- ever!” said Becnel who lives in Luling and works for Dow Chemical. Becnel has fished the St. Charles Parish lake all his life but has never caught fish like this in the brackish-water lake.

Tigers’ defense leading the charge
September 12, 2007 at 3:13 pm
Another game, another shutout victory for Hahnville, who stepped all over Istrouma on their way to a 41-0 victory, which kept the team undefeated so far this season.

Destrehan ready for Terrebonne
September 12, 2007 at 3:08 pm
Though the previous two contests between Destrehan and St. James have been close, the Wildcat defense assured that this year's margin of victory would be more in Destrehan's favor by forcing four turnovers in their 21-7 win.

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Hahnville head coach Nick Saltaformaggio is stunned that his team is 2-3 heading into the sixth week of the 2014 football season.