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Wildcats can earn third straight trip to Top 28 with win tonight

Last year, it was a thrilling 90-87 win over Mount Carmel that propelled Destrehan to the Class 5A semifinals. Two years ago, the Wildcats wrapped things up in regulation, but edged Walker by a scant two points to reach the girls Top 28 tournament. Read More...
March 15 at 9:00 am
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Destrehan's Ursin banks Gatorade Player of the Year for second straight season

Destrehan’s Cara Ursin was already the first Destrehan basketball player to earn the Gatorade Louisiana Player of the Year. She now accounts for the first two instances.Read More...
March 11 at 10:18 am
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Wildcats eye strong performance at East Ascension; deep staff of arms bringing success

Destrehan has rolled to a 7-2 record through two tournaments and nine total games, and one thing is clear: the more games this team plays in a few days, the better off it is. Read More...
March 11 at 9:00 am
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Ladycats turn around slow start, go 4-1 over last five games

A strong week of play by Destrehan has put its slow start to 2016 squarely in the rearview mirror. Read More...
March 11 at 9:00 am
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Hahnville offense rolling, Tigers win three at tournament

Though Hahnville dropped a tough game to Live Oak at the Lady Tigers’ annual softball tournament, HHS bested three other teams to make for a strong weekend overall. Read More...
March 11 at 9:00 am
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HHS banks big weekend

While Hahnville has fared quite well in district play in recent seasons, non-district fare has been a spottier circumstance, in the end leaving the Tigers with a lower than desired postseason seeding. Read More...
March 11 at 8:00 am
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Sportsman show has something for everyone

The Louisiana Sportsman Show has always included a full complement of boat dealers, but this year’s show scheduled for March 17-20 will provide an even greater focus on the latest boat offerings.Read More...
March 11 at 8:00 am
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Destrehan facing strong competition to begin

It’s a rocky road to start the season for Destrehan, which won its opener at Tioga but then fell three times at the Pineville tournament. Read More...
March 04 at 10:00 am
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Tigers scalding hot, beat MaxPreps No. 1, No. 3

The Hahnville Tigers aren’t that far removed from a run of three straight trips to the Class 5A state championship game. Their effort to begin this season suggests 2016 could yield another. Read More...
March 04 at 9:30 am
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Hahnville’s pitching staff could lead team far this season

In 2016, Hahnville seeks nothing less than a postseason breakthrough.Read More...
March 04 at 9:00 am
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Destrehan focuses on defense, generating runs through small ball

Off to a 3-1 start, Destrehan seems primed to win plenty of games once again in 2016. They might just go about it in a different way this time around.Read More...
March 04 at 8:00 am
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Ladycats fall to host Chiefs in quarterfinals

Despite 34 points from junior Cara Ursin, Destrehan’s season came to an end last Thursday at Natchitoches Central as the hosts defeated the Wildcats 77-67 in a Class 5A girls basketball quarterfinal game. Read More...
March 02 at 10:15 am
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Tigers miss playoffs after late lull

A promising season in Hahnville coach Rick Spring’s first year with the team ended in disappointment when the Tigers failed to qualify for the postseason, finishing just outside of the top 32 teams in Class 5A power points. Read More...
February 26 at 9:00 am
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Hahnville, Destrehan harbor high hopes as softball begins

As softball season gets cranked up this week, Hahnville has its eye on late April — specifically, a return to the state softball tournament in Sulphur for the first time since 2013. Read More...
February 26 at 9:00 am
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Hahnville wraps up season with victory over Central Lafourche

Though Hahnville did not qualify for the girls’ basketball playoffs, the Lady Tigers finished the season on a high note, besting Central Lafourche in front of HHS’ home fans 39-28 Friday night.Read More...
February 18 at 11:00 am
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Destrehan edged by powerful Skippers

Almost a week later, Destrehan coach Jhovanny Santamaria he was still recovering from his Wildcats’ 2-1 District I second-round soccer playoff loss at second-seeded Mandeville Thursday.Read More...
February 18 at 11:00 am
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Entergy targets August to start building $869M power plant
Entergy targets August to start building $869M power plant
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In a move to increase Entergy Louisiana's power supply for a growing market, the electricity provider expects to break ground in August for an $869 million power station in Montz.