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Destrehan’s Adam Clavelle shot a 45 at a recent district match held at Cypress Lakes Country Club. Wildcats edge Tigers in district golf match
February 20 at 2:23 pm
The Destrehan Wildcats picked up another district victory after the team combined to shoot 166 at Cypress Lakes Country Club.

Bernie Hebert with a handful of rabbits after a recent hunt. Rabbits on late-season hunting menu
February 20 at 2:21 pm
With the conclusion of duck and deer season in Louisiana and Mississippi, and turkey season still several weeks away, rabbit season remains open and offers hunting opportunities until the end of February.

Sophomore Cara Ursin and the rest of the Destrehan Lady Wildcats enter the playoffs as the No. 4 seed and are riding an 11-game win streak. Lady Cats claim district title, enter playoffs as No. 4 seed
February 20 at 2:14 pm
Like just about every high school sports team, the Destrehan girls basketball team set a goal to play for a state championship last year.

Hahnville linebacker Dwaine Thomas celebrates with his mother, Adrianne Preston, after signing his scholarship to Texas A&M. After stellar senior season, college offers piled up for HHS linebacker
February 13 at 12:51 pm
By Lori Lyons

Perhaps no one had a harder time with the recruiting process than Hahnville senior linebacker Dwaine Thomas.

Destrehan receiver Kirk Merritt poses with parents  Glenn and Janice Merritt after signing with the University of Oregon. He finished his senior season with 26 catches for 440 yards and seven touchdowns and 46 rushes for 678 yards and seven touchdowns. 
‘Unselfish’ Destrehan receiver makes college dream become reality
February 13 at 12:44 pm
By Lori Lyons

Like most new kids in school, Kirk Merritt had a tough time adjusting when he first transferred from Isidore Newman School to Destrehan High School two years ago.

Hahnville junior Ru’Yanna Bossier gets off a shot against Destrehan. Lady Tigers must rebound from defeat to win ‘dog fight’ against Terrebonne
February 06 at 1:02 pm
Even when they’re down by a substantial margin, Hahnville coach Phil Bychurch expects to see his young basketball team fight.

Destrehan sophomore David Green gets ready to pass the ball during his team’s loss to Hahnville on Tuesday. Wildcats suffer back-to-back losses
February 06 at 12:58 pm
Destrehan coach Todd Bourg says District 7-5A in boys basketball is much like the SEC in football.
“You have to come ready to play every night,” Bourg said. “There are no let-downs.”

DHS senior Joey Robichaux has received a golf scholarship to Millsaps. Robichaux leads charge as DHS sets sights on district title
February 06 at 12:46 pm
When he was but a scrawny little 5-foot-10, 115-pound freshman, it didn’t take Joey Robichaux long to figure out that he was too small for high school football. And, although he was pretty good at soccer, it wasn’t really his thing at high school.

The Lady Cats jumped out to an 18-3 lead on their way to a 75-35 win Tuesday. Lady Cats crush Lady Tigers to remain perfect in district play
February 06 at 12:42 pm
The Destrehan girls basketball team certainly has been on a roll this season.

Hahnville junior guard JaDon Polk leaps into the air to come away with the ball. Polk and the Tigers stormed back from a 10-point deficit to knock off Destrehan on Tuesday night. Hahnville comeback stuns Wildcats in overtime
February 06 at 12:36 pm
Jubilant Hahnville coach Marcel Fisher bounded out of his team’s locker room Tuesday night into the waiting arms of several just-as-jubilant fans.

Destrehan sophomore Cara Ursin scored 28 points to lead her team past East St. John on Tuesday. Lady Cats cruise past ESJ, remain perfect in district
January 30 at 2:55 pm
The Destrehan Lady Cats improved to 9-0 in district play after beating East St. John 60-39 Tuesday night.

History in the  making as Brady, Belichick team up for 6th Super Bowl History in the making as Brady, Belichick team up for 6th Super Bowl
January 30 at 2:16 pm
The Super Bowl has become our nation’s sports holiday. I remember as a kid that the early Super Bowls were not treated in this manner, but Super Bowl Sunday has become the biggest one-day sports event in the United States.

Hahnville senior Kristopher Eugene dribbles around a defender during his team’s loss to Central Lafourche. Tigers drop fourth straight game
January 30 at 2:12 pm
After winning their first three district games of the season, the Hahnville Tigers find themselves in the midst of a four-game slide.

Brandon Singleton HHS receiver commits to California
January 30 at 2:09 pm
Hahnville High School wide receiver Brandon Singleton has committed to the University of California after decommitting from Georgia Tech.

Destrehan freshman Lionel Maxon drives to the basket during his team’s 55-54 win over H.L. Bourgeois. The Wildcats are now 5-2 in district play after beating Bourgeois, ESJ and South Lafourche. Destrehan hands ESJ first district loss of season
January 30 at 2:04 pm
The Destrehan Wildcats are on a roll after beating South Lafourche, H.L. Bourgeois and East St. John in the last seven days to improve to 5-2 in district play.

Fontainette Bradley scored 17 points in Hahnville’s loss to East St. John. Hahnville drops back-to-back district games
January 23 at 3:11 pm
After starting district play 3-0, the Hahnville Tigers have lost their last two league games against East St. John and H.L. Bourgeois.

Ed Orgeron LSU lands 2 of nation’s best recruiters
January 23 at 3:08 pm
LSU landed two of the top recruiters in the nation when head coach Les Miles announced that former Alabama inside linebackers coach Kevin Steele would become his team’s new defensive coordinator and former Ole Miss/USC head coach Ed Orgeron would become the defensive line coach for the Tigers.

Dwaine Thomas HHS linebacker commits to Texas A&M
January 23 at 3:04 pm
Hahnville linebacker Dwaine Thomas will live out his dream to play in the Southeastern Conference. After a trip to Texas A&M over the weekend, the standout defender verbally committed to the Aggies.

HBO sniper series films in St. Charles
HBO sniper series films in St. Charles
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HBO is back in St. Charles Parish filming an eight-part series called “Quarry” that will premiere next year.