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Senior olympians face off at annual track and field events

The annual Senior Olympics kicked off April 14 with track and field events at Destrehan High School. St. Charles Parish participants 60 years old and up were able to compete with others from southeastern Louisiana, including St. John, St. James and Terrebonne parishes.Read More...
April 15, 2009 at 12:27 pm
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Boutte Tae Kwon Do students place in sparring competition

Students from the St. Charles Tae Kwon Do recently competed in the “Governor's Games Tae Kwon Do Championships” in Baton Rouge. Read More...
April 15, 2009 at 12:26 pm
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Hahnville’s Brian Lumar named 5A coach of the year

Congratulations to Hahnville High School basketball coach, Brian Lumar, who was named the class 5A, state basketball coach of the year.Read More...
April 15, 2009 at 12:25 pm
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Outdoor Report with Bruce McDonald

About a year ago I bought a dozen nets, and like most good things, never got around to go crawfishing although boiling and eating seafood in south Louisiana is a Cajun tradition.Read More...
April 15, 2009 at 12:24 pm
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Destrehan sweeps Hahnville for first time since ‘04

The Destrehan baseball team began its season by only winning three of its first 13 games, but since then, the Cats have won 11 of their last 12 to vault to the top of the district.Read More...
April 15, 2009 at 12:21 pm
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Perfection personified:

Going into Tuesday's district finale against St. Amant, the Lady Tigers already had the 6-5A title wrapped up but were still playing for a perfect 10-0 mark against district foes.Read More...
April 15, 2009 at 12:17 pm
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Outdoor Report with Bruce McDonald

It was a warm Sunday morning, and the wife wanted to make a crab trip.Read More...
March 26, 2009 at 9:35 am
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Lady Tigers continue district winning streak

By Joe Paul

As the 6-5A district leading Hahnville softball team huddled in shallow left field after a 7-0 shutout against Higgins Saturday, head coach Kenneth Vial stressed the importance of wanting to win each game.Read More...
March 26, 2009 at 9:34 am
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Destrehan baseball reels off five straight

By Joe Paul

After dropping a tough 5-3 contest to Northshore in the Wildcat home opener last Tuesday, Destrehan was in search of a victory to end its losing streak.Read More...
March 26, 2009 at 9:29 am
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On your mark, get set, GO!

Hahnville High School hosted the 2009 Don Raymond Track Relays on March 28, with Hahnville and Destrehan’s boys teams placing second and third overall.Read More...
March 26, 2009 at 9:26 am
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St. Charles Tae Kwon Do announces new black belts

Pictured at right is the group of new black belts at St. Charles Tae Kwon Do.Read More...
March 18, 2009 at 3:25 pm
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Destrehan baseball, softball focuses on the little things

Destrehan head baseball coach Marty Luquet said he knows his team is better than its 3-8-1 record indicates, and he just might be right.Read More...
March 18, 2009 at 3:23 pm
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Lady Tigers 2-0 in district play

"We came out against Holy Cross kind of flat. After a great weekend in Monroe, where we got after it day in and day out, it is tough to come with that intensity every game. That is something we're still trying to learn how to do."Read More...
March 18, 2009 at 3:17 pm
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Outdoor Report with Bruce McDonald

St. Charles Parish is considered a small parish in the state of Louisiana, but when it come to the opportunity to be in the outdoors, it is one of the state’s giants.Read More...
March 18, 2009 at 3:13 pm
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State championship out of reach for Hahnville’s Tigers

The Hahnville Tigers stunned everyone but themselves last week by not only making the Top 28, but by beating top-seeded Huntington to secure the school's first-ever state title appearance.Read More...
March 18, 2009 at 3:08 pm
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Lady Tigers look to erase last year’s heartbreak

By Joe Halm
Sports Writer

Just three outs away from a state tournament bid last season, St. Amant came back and dashed the Hahnville High School softball team's dreams.Read More...
March 11, 2009 at 1:38 pm
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Born with a rare affliction damaging her ability to see, Shelby Johnson has never been able to rely on her vision like most others.