DHS’ Charlie Jones named High School All-American

Charlie Jones, a 2008 graduate of Destrehan High School has been named a High School All-American by the The National High School Tennis All-American Foundation. Jones is the first Louisiana player ever to receive this recognition.Read More...
May 28, 2008 at 2:03 pm

Physical activity important all year long

LSU AgCenter nutritionist Dr. Beth Reames encourages people to stay healthy all year long by participating in their favorite physical activities or trying new ones.Read More...
May 28, 2008 at 1:59 pm


When St. Charles Parish President V.J. St. Pierre took office in January, he had a vision of creating a recreational program that would allow disabled children to play baseball.Read More...
May 28, 2008 at 1:58 pm

Hahnville High School golf player signs with Nicholls

Congratulations to Hahnville High School senior, Werlien Prosperie, III, who signed a golf scholarship with Nicholls State University.Read More...
May 21, 2008 at 1:42 pm

Vipers wipe out the competition at Paradis soccer tournament

The Division 1, U-12 St. Charles Parish Vipers recently won the Plantation Cup Soccer Tournament held in Paradis. Read More...
May 21, 2008 at 1:41 pm

Local boys compete in the 6th Annual St. Matthew Fishing Rodeo

Two local boys competed in the 6th Annual St. Matthew Fishing Rodeo May 16-17.Read More...
May 21, 2008 at 1:39 pm

Little league baseball team starts season with 4-2 record

West St. Charles Little League’s 15-16 year old Rebels have begun the 2008 baseball season with a 4-2 record playing against teams from Baker and Amite, Louisiana.Read More...
May 21, 2008 at 1:37 pm

Hahnville High School athletes receive merits for a job well done

Hahnville High School recently held an athletic awards ceremony in the auditorium for underclassmen who participated in the winter and spring sports. Read More...
May 21, 2008 at 1:35 pm

St. Charles Cyclones defend title by winning division in state match up

The U-19 St. Charles Cyclones have successfully defended their 2007 state championship title by winning the 2008 Louisiana Divison 1 U-19 championship played in Alexandria last month.Read More...
May 21, 2008 at 1:34 pm


The loud buzz that rocked the New Orleans Arena for the first two rounds of the NBA playoffs now sounds more like a distant hum.Read More...
May 21, 2008 at 1:32 pm

Public encouraged to support Challenger baseball

LULING - All baseball games need an audience, and St. Charles Parish is encouraging the public to attend upcoming Challenger baseball games, which give mentally and physically challenged youth a chance to play.Read More...
May 21, 2008 at 1:32 pm

Destrehan boys tennis team take second place at state tournament

Congratulations to the Destrehan High School boys tennis team for their outstanding performance at the state 5A competition on April 29 and April 30 in Lafayette.Read More...
May 14, 2008 at 3:03 pm

Lafreniere’s ‘96 Sting wins state championship, three locals compete

The Lafreniere ’96 Sting U-12 girls soccer team won the Division I Allstate Sugarbowl State Championship in Lafayette on May 3 and 4.Read More...
May 14, 2008 at 3:02 pm

DHS, HHS set for spring games

Though the official kick off to the 2008 season is still three months away, both Destrehan and Hahnville will get to strap on the pads one final time before summer starts when they travel for their annual spring games.Read More...
May 14, 2008 at 3:00 pm

Speed Racer

For most car-racing junkies, a seven-day trek to some of the premier racetracks the United States sounds like the perfect vacation. And for Devin Clancy of Destrehan, traveling thousands of miles in the 2008 One Lap of America car competition gives him the opportunity to do just that. After all, he just wrapped up this year’s competition.Read More...
May 14, 2008 at 2:58 pm

Luling Father and son duo win mullet-toss competition

Luling’s Gilbert and Bryce Bustamante took first place in the Florabama Mullet Toss in Orange Beach, Ala. Read More...
May 07, 2008 at 2:50 pm

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