Sports




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.

The Saints are marching in
September 06, 2007 at 11:15 am
Ever since that cold, windy day in Chicago in mid-January of 2007, fans of the New Orleans Saints have waited patiently for this day. This week the Saints face off against the defending Super Bowl champion Indianapolis Colts in the most anticipated season-debut in the history of the franchise.

SPORTS PHYSICAL. Donna Palahang measures Alyssa Simon's height and weight. Hospital hosts SPORTS physicals
September 06, 2007 at 11:12 am
BY BRANDON KELLY
St. Charles Hospital Writer


St. Charles Parish Hospital hosted pre-sports physicals for the four middle schools in St. Charles Parish on Saturday, Aug. 18.

Hahnville running game key to win Hahnville running game key to win
September 06, 2007 at 11:09 am
The Hahnville defense proved to be too much for McDonogh 35 to handle last week, leading the Tigers to a 21-0 shutout win to open up the 2007 season.

Destrehan faces first test of season Destrehan faces first test of season
September 06, 2007 at 11:06 am
Destrehan opened the 2007 season in impressive fashion last week, thumping Karr 31-0 behind solid play from both their offense and defense.

Volunteers: 4-H Club seeks shooting sports volunteering
September 06, 2007 at 11:05 am
Area 4-H programs are presently seeking adult volunteers age 21 years and older to assist with their Outdoor Skills Shooting Sports programs.

BASS IN THE GRASS. These Waggaman anglers found plenty of bass in the exploding grass beds of Lake Catouachie. The boom is still young with most of the bass still on the small side, but as they grow up-- watch out! Another plus -- the grass is cleaning up Herald-Guide Outdoor Report
August 29, 2007 at 2:36 pm
The bass bite in Lake Cataouatche has been aggressive all summer and will only get better as the weather cools.

The six cadets and two instructors from Destrehan are: Standing (L to R) LtCol Meilke (Instructor); Cadet’s Tyler Corkern, Autumn Morrissey, Kyle Kiefer, Sara Rodriguez, Ahmi Astina, Ashley Gibbins, and CMSgt Dorsey (Instructor).
DHS ROTC: Six cadets attend school for leadership
August 29, 2007 at 2:33 pm
On the evening of Saturday, June 9, six cadets from Destrehan High School AFJROTC were packing and thinking about what a week at the South Carolina Cadet Officer Leadership School (COLS) was going to be like. COLS is held at the beginning of June every year at The Citadel in South Carolina.

BROTHERLY LOVE. Aaron and Tyler Bourgeois of Luling joined their grandfather, Jimmy Ellis, on the green at the Riverlands Golf and Country Club for the club’s annual 9 to 11-year-old Junior Club Championships.  Aaron won the division with a two-day score Golfing brothers PUTT each other to the ultimate challenge
August 23, 2007 at 11:39 am
Four River Parish youths, and the grandsons of Jimmy Ellis of Luling, hit the green for the Riverlands Golf and Country Club Junior Club Championship match up in the 9 to 11-year-old division.

Are you ready for some FOOTBALL? Are you ready for some FOOTBALL?
August 23, 2007 at 11:31 am
PUMPED UP FOR PREP FOOTBALL. Destrehan High School football players Blaine Wagner #68 - junior, Brian Kahrs #70 - senior, Kurt Hebert #62 - junior and Stephen Cheralla #48 - senior joined the Wildcat coaching staff at last week’s Hahnville High School scrimmage to see what to expect this year from their parish rivals.

CUDDLY CUTE. A cooperative habitat restoration program that restores wetlands on marginally and non-productive croplands recently helped produce five black bear cub litters in Louisiana, which are threatened Bears den found in wetland reserve habitat in Cocodrie
August 15, 2007 at 10:43 am
A cooperative habitat restoration program that restores wetlands on marginally and non-productive croplands recently helped produce five black bear cub litters in Louisiana.

Parish swim teams announce overall
August 15, 2007 at 10:37 am
HILL HEIGHTS. High-point winners: front row - Sydney Twiner, 2nd 6 and under girls (tie); Morgan Rigby, 2nd 6 and under girls (tie); Seth Smith, 2nd 6 and under boys; Logan Lege, 3rd 6 and under boys; Pylar Zeringue, 1st 7 to 8 girls. Middle row - Katie Waguespack, 1st 9 to 10 girls (tie); Paxton Zeringue, 4th 9 to10 girls. Back row - Coach Nicole Matherne; Adam Fisher, 1st 13 to 14 boys; Sam Frazier, 2nd 13 to 14 boys; Garrett Dipuma, 4th 13 to 14 boys (tie); Sara Schexnaydre, 4th 13 to 14 girls; Jared Rodrigue, 1st 15 to 18 boys; Coach Kristen Laurent; Evan Pfister, 2nd 7 to 8 boys.

DISCOVER:
August 15, 2007 at 10:35 am
Discover Louisiana Hunting , the fall hunting promotion for new hunters, has been scheduled for Thanksgiving weekend, Nov. 23-25, announces Bryant Hammett, secretary for the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.

Louisiana queens are ‘07 Ballpark Beauties Louisiana queens are ‘07 Ballpark Beauties
August 08, 2007 at 2:28 pm
The Ballpark Beauties has become an annual event, which allows Louisiana festival queens to be presented on the field during pre-game at a New Orleans Zephyrs minor league home game.

St. Charles Hurricanes 12U win World Series St. Charles Hurricanes 12U win World Series
August 08, 2007 at 2:15 pm
The St. Charles Hurricanes 12U won the USSSA World Series in Disney World. The girls went undefeated in bracket play. They defeated teams from California, Texas, Florida, Michigan, New Jersey and Delaware.

St. Charles Parish 10-year-old All-Stars St. Charles Parish 10-year-old All-Stars
August 08, 2007 at 2:14 pm
Pictured: first row: Austin Reyes, Sheldon Folse, Gary Allemand, Kody Kempff, Colin Bosco, Colin Troxler.

Ormond Plantation will serve as backdrop for ABC series
Ormond Plantation will serve as backdrop for ABC series
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Destrehan’s Ormond Plantation will serve as the backdrop for an episode of an ABC network drama that is being filmed in St. Charles Parish.