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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.

Kelsey Matthews A new face at United Way
February 06 at 12:34 pm
The United Way welcomed Kelsey Matthews as its new volunteer coordinator.

Top picture, from left to right: Marigny Cortez, Caroline Genius, Savannah Kornegay, LaSean Salmon, Madison Torres, Kayla Champagne, Madelyn Williams and Laura Broussard

Bottom picture, front row, from left to right: Taylor Champagne, Abby Matherne, Ellie Hymel, Gabrielle LeBlanc, and Mandy Mire.

Bottom picture, back row, from left to right: Hannah Riddick, Martalisa Fischer, Isabella Treuting, Serenity Boyle not pictured is Marley Cortez and Faith Hill. 18 J.B. Martin students selected for honor choir
February 06 at 12:22 pm
Eighteen students from J. B. Martin Middle School’s Cougar Choir were selected to participate in the District VII Honor Choir this season.

Ozzie Humane Society Pet of the Week: Ozzie
February 06 at 12:21 pm
This week’s Humane Society showcase pet is Ozzie, a one-year-old male Australian shepherd mix.

HHS senior raises nearly $2K for Humane Society HHS senior raises nearly $2K for Humane Society
February 06 at 12:12 pm
The St. Charles Humane Society received an $1,800 check as a result of a Hahnville student’s senior project. Colin Troxler coordinated a golf tournament fundraiser as part of his final project, with the proceed benefiting the Human Society.

Gina Granger holds a laminated copy of a newspaper article on the opening of the Satellite Center, taken from a time capsule buried on the grounds of the school. Granger, an alumna of the Satellite Center, worked with a local company to build the capsule and fill it with memories. Satellite Center opens time capsule for 10-year celebration
February 06 at 12:01 pm
The Satellite Center welcomed one of their alumni for an event ten years in the making.

A Fit for a king
February 06 at 11:40 am
For Dawn Loyd of Two Sisters Bakery, king cake season starts before Christmas, with a red and green cake decorated with holly. For Majoria’s Supermarket, it starts the day after New Year’s.

The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office seized 2 handguns, 17 rifles, 78 pounds of marijana, and other drugs as part of a warrant served Sunday at a St. Rose home. Sheriff's Office seizes marijuana, guns in St. Rose drug bust
February 03 at 12:46 pm
The St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office seized 78 pounds of marijuana, a cache of firearms and more than $36,000 from a St. Rose residence on Super Bowl Sunday.

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.

Local author, husband perform for Allemands students
January 30 at 1:53 pm
Local author Pat Roig and her husband, Ken, performed for students at Allemands Elementary last Thursday, Jan. 22nd.

Picture from left: Emma’s grandmother Sue Troxler, Marsha Lasalle, Emma Lasalle Dale Lassalle, and St. Charles Borromeo principal Mary Schmidt. St. Charles Borromeo announces Student of the Year
January 30 at 1:51 pm
Emma Lassalle was named “Student of the Year” for 2014-2015 at St. Charles Borromeo School in Destrehan.

St. Rose students dig in  to fossils St. Rose students dig in to fossils
January 30 at 1:44 pm
St. Rose Elementary students in Ms. Ball’s 3rd engaged in hands-on study about rocks and fossils.

Megan Doleses Cologne St. Charles native wins Teacher of the Year in Lafourche
January 30 at 1:42 pm
Megan Doleses Cologne was announced as Lockport Middle School’s 2015 Teacher of the Year.

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Rescuers save drowning driver in Killona
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Emily Charles, 21, had begun to drive herself and five longtime friends from a Luling hotel to Southern California on Feb. 18 when she rear-ended a vehicle and lost control of her SUV at the intersection of Louisiana highways 3127 and 3142 near Dow Chemical Co. in Killona. Charles hit the brakes, but could not avoid clipping the back of the car.
“After that, I don’t even know what happened. We must have flipped,” Charles said.