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Gymnast racks up awards at state meet

Katie Kunkel, a Level 4 gymnast for Elmwood gymnastics and a student at Mimosa Park Elementary, recently competed in the Louisiana State Gymnastics Meet on April 3 in Baton Rouge.Read More...
April 21, 2011 at 10:19 am
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Six honored as Bonnet Carre Bassmasters

The Bonnet Carre Bassmasters awarded plaques to its top six members for 2010. Read More...
April 21, 2011 at 10:18 am
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Destrehanís win streak comes to an end in extra innings

Destrehan came out on the losing end of a wild game with East Ascension on Tuesday, falling 11-10 in ten innings.
The two teams combined for 21 runs, 28 hits, 16 walks and 12 strikeouts in the contest. Destrehan was in front for half of the game, taking a 6-1 lead into the fifth inning.
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April 21, 2011 at 10:17 am
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Tigers drop fourth straight with 9-5 loss to St. Amant

The district woes continued for the Hahnville Tigers, who dropped to 5-7 in league play after falling to St. Amant, 9-5.
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April 21, 2011 at 10:15 am
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Fish bite on as water temps rise

Because of the warm temperatures, bream, bass, sac-a-lait and catfish are biting in Lake Des Allemands, Bayou Guache, Lake Salvador and Lake Cataouatche. Read More...
April 21, 2011 at 10:13 am
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Lady Tigers 10-run Terrebonne in first round

The No. 4 Hahnville Lady Tigers blew past their first postseason opponent on Tuesday, recording nine hits in a 10-0 victory over No. 29 Terrebonne.
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April 21, 2011 at 10:11 am
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SCB students take field for junior Saints camp

Third through eighth grade students at St. Charles Borromeo School in Destrehan recently enjoyed the New Orleans Saints Jr. Gatorade Training Camp during two separate sessions.Read More...
April 14, 2011 at 1:47 pm
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Local player granted rare sixth-year of eligibility

It was widely thought that former Hahnville High School defensive end Kentrell Lockett would not be granted a sixth season of college football at Ole Miss. But last week the NCAA did indeed grant the All-SEC defensive end another season of college football.
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April 14, 2011 at 1:46 pm
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St. Charles Storm wins Strawberry Cup

The U11 St. Charles Storm Girls Soccer team won the Strawberry Cup in Hammond.
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April 14, 2011 at 1:45 pm
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Lady Cats drop finale to St. Amant

Destrehanís struggles in district play continued on Tuesday as they suffered a 13-4 loss to St. Amant.
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April 14, 2011 at 1:44 pm
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Football combine coming to Destrehan

Former East Carolina All-American lineman and NFL veteran Brian Rimpf will host the Big Show Combine, a football combine for prep football players, on April 23 at Destrehan High School.
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April 14, 2011 at 1:43 pm
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Lady Tigers wrap up district with huge win over East St. John

The Hahnville Lady Tigers exploded for 12 hits as they ripped East St. John 15-0 Tuesday.
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April 14, 2011 at 1:42 pm
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Abundance of recreational choices draws families to spillway

For residents in St. Charles, St John and St. James parishes, the Bonnet Carre Spillway has been an excellent place for outdoor lovers to escape.
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April 14, 2011 at 1:40 pm
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Destrehan wins series against Hahnville with 9-4 victory

Though the Destrehan Wildcats came out on the losing end of a 9-8 thriller against Hahnville on Thursday, they regrouped in the second game of the doubleheader on Saturday by pounding out 16 hits in a 9-4 victory.Read More...
April 14, 2011 at 1:38 pm
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Wrestlers taunt crowd, smash each other at fundraiser

Last Saturday night at the VFW Post 3750, Company Commander Bobby Lovergne put on one of the most interesting fundraisers of the year.
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April 07, 2011 at 11:10 am
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Lady Tigers blank DHS for second time

The Lady Tigers picked up their twelfth-straight win Tuesday, blanking the Destrehan Lady Cats 5-0 to tighten their grip on the top spot in District 6-5A.
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April 07, 2011 at 11:08 am
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Truck driver killed in today's fiery crash identified as LaPlace woman
Truck driver killed in today's fiery crash identified as LaPlace woman
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Todayís fiery crash on I-310 south in Luling claimed the life of 44-year-old Chalanta Brown of LaPlace, who was driving a 2008 Sterling dump truck that was rear-ended by a fuel tanker.