Sports




Hahnville announces 2007- 08 dance team
May 02, 2007 at 3:56 pm
Congratulations to the following Hahnville High School students who were chosen for the 2007-2008 HHS Hi-Steppers.

HHS soccer players make parish team
May 02, 2007 at 3:55 pm
Congratulations to the Hahnville High School Boys Soccer players who were named to the "All-River Parishes" soccer team.

DHS Sports Week with Randi Marshall
May 02, 2007 at 3:50 pm
Boys Track

Season update: Congratulations to Coach Ulysses Frontha and the boys track team for winning the District 5-5A championship.

HHS Sports Week with Megan Waters
May 02, 2007 at 3:48 pm
Baseball

Season update: Congratulations to the Tigers for ending district play with a championship under their belt, and a play-off game coming soon next week reportedly against Airline High School. The Tigers, who always look for good competition, met their match and lost against Holy Cross, 1-0.

Hahnville High School alumnus was drafted in the NFL by the Washington Redskins. NFL football safety LaRon Landry drops by HHS football practice
May 02, 2007 at 3:42 pm
STAR STRUCK. Herald-Guide intern, Megan Waters, spotted Washington Redskins safety draft, LaRon Landry, at a Hahnville High spring football practice session and he was more than happy to ham it up for the camera along with HHS football coach Lou Valdin.

TURTLE FARMERS:
May 02, 2007 at 3:41 pm
In the 70-something years since a Louisiana man first gathered turtle eggs along the railroad track and sold the hatchlings as pets, the turtle industry in Louisiana has experienced a roller coaster ride that may be at its lowest point.

A.A. Songy kids had tons of fun at the school's <i>Family Fun Fest</i> Herald-Guide celebrates St. Charles Parish Schools
May 02, 2007 at 3:31 pm
Submitted by Amy Brezinsky

LULING - On Friday, April 27, A.A. Songy held their second annual Family Fun Fest.

The students participated in a number of fun activities to celebrate the season and culminated the day with a picnic under the trees.

This exciting day of play concluded the school’s "Week of the Young Child."

ALL THAT JAZZ. Check out the jazz exhibit at the Hahnville library now on display through May 25 at 14996 River Rd. in Hahnville. The Art of Jazz: An interactive exhibit at the Hahnville library
May 02, 2007 at 3:29 pm
A traveling exhibit by the Louisiana State Museum will be at the Hahnville branch of the St. Charles Parish Library through May 25.

DANCERS: Are you ready for the River Region Ballet’s auditions?
May 02, 2007 at 3:25 pm
The River Region Ballet will hold junior company and company auditions for the upcoming 2007-2008 season on Saturday, May 12 at Images Dance Studio, 105-A River Point Dr. in Destrehan.

You’re my inspiration
May 02, 2007 at 3:12 pm
Seventeen St. Charles Parish Public School students were honored at the Annual Cox Inspirational Heroes program held at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner and that makes them this week’s Very Important Parishioners.

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May 02, 2007 at 3:09 pm
4-H CONTEST DAY: 40 St.Charles 4-H members participated in the activities.

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May 02, 2007 at 3:07 pm
JOB WELL DONE. These St. Charles Parish school employees are recipients of staff achievement awards for the 2006-2007 school year.

R.J. VIAL 4-H CLUB: Pictured (l to r): (front) Nathan Gaubert, Erica Stinnett, Ralea Scott, Mary Frances Candies, Taylor Cortez, Lauren Beadle, (back) Julia Caro, Whitney Curole, Marisa Frazier, Briar Falgoust, Brianna Hue. Letter from Iraq
May 02, 2007 at 3:03 pm
Editor’s note: Army Sgt. Jeffry Kieffer graduated from Hahnville High School in 1996 and from Nicholls State University in 1998 with an associates degree in criminal justice. Kieffer joined the Army in 2002 and is married to Nicole Pitre of Marrero. The couple share a son named Anthony. He was first deployed to Iraq in 2003 and was deployed for a second time last October. This is his letter of thanks to R.J. Vial Elementary students and teachers for their community donation drive that supported care packages sent to the troops last Christmas who bravely serve overseas.

You know you're a Cajun if ...
May 02, 2007 at 2:53 pm
At some point in our lives we’ve all heard a southern-accented joke from well-known comedian Jeff Foxworthy - you know, the ones that poke fun at “rednecks” and gives you a laundry list of ways to tell if you are one or not.

Cops show women how to stay safe in a dangerous world ...
May 02, 2007 at 2:49 pm
Women learned to kick, punch, spit, grab, scream and then runaway, from would-be attackers at a free self-defense class, April 26, at Destrehan High School.

Crime is on decline in parish, say cops
May 02, 2007 at 2:47 pm
St. Charles Parish through March is down almost eight percent according to statistics released from the St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Obituaries
May 02, 2007 at 2:44 pm
Send your obituary announcements to heatherb@heraldguide.com for speedy publication in the St. Charles Herald-Guide’s print and Internet editions. Compiled by Megan Waters, Intern

Sheriff’s Reports
May 02, 2007 at 2:40 pm
Suspects are innocent until proved guilty in a court of law

Police: Woman arrested for stealing credit cards in Destrehan
Police: Woman arrested for stealing credit cards in Destrehan
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A 37-year-old New Orleans woman has been arrested after authorities say she used a ruse in order to gain entry into a Destrehan home and steal credit cards.