Green onion deer sausage made by Bruce McDonald. Save a bundle by processing own deer meat
January 09 at 11:44 am
Many deer hunters are shocked at how much it cost to process a deer, even though they enjoy the luxury of having the meat processor debone the deer and turn it into ground meat, burritos, tamales and assorted sausages.

Will Matthews was selected to the Class 5A All-State team after rushing for 1,814 yards and scoring 26 touchdowns. 2 parish stars named All-State
January 09 at 11:08 am
Destrehan running back Will Matthews and Hahnville linebacker Dwaine Thomas were named to the Class 5A All-State team.

Hahnville 2014 All-District team Hahnville 2014 All-District team
January 09 at 11:04 am
First Team, All-District

Destrehan 2014 All-District team Destrehan 2014 All-District team
January 09 at 10:41 am
First Team, All-District

Saints face  critical decisions  heading into ‘15 Saints face critical decisions heading into ‘15
December 25, 2014 at 8:19 am
In what has to be the most disappointing year in the Sean Payton era, the New Orleans Saints were knocked out of playoff contention with a 30-14 loss to the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.

Destrehan sophomore Cara Ursin is averaging 25 points per game for the Lady Cats. Lady Cats blow out Bourgeois, ESJ to open district play
December 25, 2014 at 8:17 am
The Destrehan Lady Cats throttled H.L. Bourgeois and knocked off East St. John to start district play with a 2-0 record. The Lady Cats are now 8-1 on the season with their only blemish coming by way of a one-point loss to Cabrini.

Hahnville’s Rickey Preston rushed for 67 yards in the LHSCA all-star game. Hahnville running back named team MVP in state all-star game
December 25, 2014 at 8:16 am
Hahnville senior Rickey Preston put on quite a show in his final high school game.

State talent puts on show in NFL
December 19, 2014 at 11:30 am
What a weekend it was to watch some of the best high school talent from the state of Louisiana compete in the NFL.

Destrehan head coach Stephen Robicheaux said he knew his team would have a successful season because his players worked hard and did everything asked of them. Destrehan coach credits seniors for making program contender
December 19, 2014 at 11:24 am
Destrehan’s football season came to an end Saturday night with a 23-7 loss to Acadiana in the Class 5A state championship game. While the season didn’t end the way the Wildcats wanted it to, Destrehan head coach Stephen Robicheaux was extremely proud of his squad.

Easton Melancon threw for 2,973 yards this season. Former HHS QB named Player of Year
December 19, 2014 at 11:20 am
Former Hahnville High School and current Louisiana College quarterback Easton Melancon was named Offensive Player of the Year for the American Southwest Conference.

Destrehan Receiver John Williams attempts to haul in a touchdown pass as he is tackled in Destrehan's Dec. 13 championship loss to Acadiana. Turnovers plague Destrehan championship loss
December 13, 2014 at 10:37 pm
The Destrehan Wildcats fell 23-7 to the Acadiana Rams Friday (Dec. 13) in the Louisiana High School Athletic Association’s Class 5A football championship at the Mercedez-Benz Superdome.

Pictured in the photo are: Front row (L-R) Logan Babin, Logan Krajcer, Erik Vinnett, Alexis Keller, Nathan Pilutti, Austin McDonald, Brennan Breaud and Connor Caminita. Back row (L-R) Randy Harvey and Nick McClendon. DHS baseball players raise money for former coach battling cancer
December 12, 2014 at 11:16 am
Destrehan High School senior baseball players presented a check to Alexis Keller, whose mother, former Destrehan volleyball coach Denise Keller, is battling cancer.

The Destrehan Wildcats are back in the state championship game for the third time in seven years. The Wildcats won state titles during their previous two appearances. Destrehan must slow Acadiana’s veer attack to win 5A state title
December 12, 2014 at 11:04 am
The undefeated Destrehan Wildcats will try for their third state championship in seven years when they face off against Acadiana in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Saturday.

Team members are: Back row (L-R) Coaches Thomas Hines, Loyd Bourgeois and Fernando Chacon. Middle row (L-R) Sage Hines, James Hoyt, Gage Yates, Preston Bourgeois, Rendon Tauzin, Ian Louviere and Alphonse Richard V. Bottom row: Skylar Brassette, Brayden Chacon, Sean Rogers, Jackson Nelson and Avery Spitz. Speed Demons win parish soccer championship
December 12, 2014 at 10:54 am
The Speed Demons won the St. Charles Soccer League’s U10 championship after going undefeated through pool and bracket play.

Bruce McDonald poses with an 11-point he killed eight miles south of Sonora, Texas. Deer hunting in Texas should be on everyone’s bucket list
December 12, 2014 at 10:26 am
For more than 20 years, my brother-in-law Dr. Mike McComb has invited me to hunt deer with a group of Louisiana hunters in Texas. Every year, for unforeseen reasons, I was unable to make the trip.

Destrehan quarterback Kohen Granier scrambles to pick up a first down. Destrehan advances to state title game with win over West Monroe
December 05, 2014 at 9:54 pm
The Destrehan Wildcats stormed out to a 21-3 lead over West Monroe - and held off a second half rally by the Rebels - to punch their ticket to the Class 5A state championship game with a 27-22 win on Friday.

Members of the Hahnville boys’ swim team are: Bottom row (L-R) Coach Elizabeth Basta, Vincent Tamplain, Blaise Wise, Warren Massimini, Joe Foucha and Coach Sarah Grunblatt. Middle row (L-R) Matthew Landry, Seth Mullins, Jay Madden, Austin Burke and Destin Gilbert. Back Row (L-R) Tony Corley and Brice Soignier. Not pictured: Caleb Karling. Hahnville boys’ swim team sets record by finishing fourth in state
December 05, 2014 at 8:17 am
The Hahnville boys’ swim team put on quite a show at the LHSAA championship swim meet, finishing in fourth place to set a school record.

Wildcats must keep Rebel defense  off balance to advance to title game Wildcats must keep Rebel defense off balance to advance to title game
December 05, 2014 at 8:15 am
After grinding out a win over rival Hahnville, the Destrehan Wildcats will face off against West Monroe with a trip to the Class 5A state championship game on the line.


Communities rally to support Cottages for CASA
Communities rally to support Cottages for CASA
Cottages for CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) is kicking off its playhouse...
Luling writer publishes child’s book set in the area
Luling writer publishes child’s book set in the area
Alberta Helmes Dunn wanted to write something unique so she combined two classical...

HHS senior just wants to help
HHS senior just wants to help
Hahnville High School senior Lee Robichaux is out to make a difference, and he’s going about it in a unique and positive way.