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Herald-Guide PLAYMAKERS
October 22, 2008 at 1:31 pm
DARZEL WASHINGTON

Washington, who was picked as a Herald-Guide Playmaker last week, got the award once again after tearing through East Ascension for 8 tackles and 3 sacks, leading his team to a 31-8 win in the process.

DEFENSE. Destrehan High School’s Ladycats volleyball team beat Hahnville High School on Oct. 15, but it was their defeat of St. Amant on Oct. 20 that pushed them into a first place district spot.
DHS Ladycats net first-place district spot
October 22, 2008 at 1:29 pm
On Oct. 15, the Destrehan High School Ladycats varsity volleyball team out served parish rivals, the Hahnville High School Lady Tigers to net a victory at the teams’ second meeting of the season.

Saints leave Carolina black and blue
October 22, 2008 at 1:26 pm
In writing this article I feel the same way I felt back in September of 2007 when the Indianapolis Colts defeated the New Orleans Saints 41-10.

The Destrehan defense has been outstanding so far this year, and will be called on once again to slow down a tough East St. John squad. Tough early schedule makes East St. John dangerous foe
October 22, 2008 at 1:25 pm
After Destrehan failed to score in the first half against winless St. Amant, many in the stands wondered if this was a nightmarish flashback to last year, when the Wildcats needed a blocked field goal to keep their undefeated season in tact.

UP AND RUNNING. Bridgeside Marina in Grand Isle has powered restored with a fully stocked grocery department. The marina has ice, shrimp and poogies, and crabs and mullet.  Ms. Dodie expects that fishermen will be in force with fall fishing. Herald-Guide Outdoor Report with Bruce McDonald
October 22, 2008 at 1:22 pm
A recent scouting trip into the Salvador Management Area revealed a ridge where acorns were falling on its banks.

Des Allemands Gator Bowl 2008 Des Allemands Gator Bowl 2008
October 15, 2008 at 3:49 pm
On Sunday, Oct. 12, 18 parish recreational football teams met in Des Allemands for the annual Gator Bowl.

High School PLAYMAKERS
October 15, 2008 at 3:46 pm
Sophomore linebacker Darzel Washington had a big game against Destrehan last week by helping the Tigers slow down the Wildcat run game.

Brees BAILOUT
October 15, 2008 at 3:44 pm
Right now the New Orleans Saints have the best player in pro-football in quarterback Drew Brees.

Hahnville’s Jordan Nunez knocks the ball away from Destrehan’s Kyron King. The Tigers would eventually fall 33-7 in the contest. Hahnville defense will again be key in first road game of year
October 15, 2008 at 3:42 pm
Hahnville managed to hang tough with Destrehan throughout the first half, but in the end the Wildcats proved to be too much for the Tigers to handle, snapping Hahnville's three-game win streak with a 33-7 loss.

The Wildcat defense held tough once again last week, only giving up one score in their 33-7 win over Hahnville. Destrehan offense should score often against winless St. Amant
October 15, 2008 at 3:41 pm
After needing two overtimes to pick up a win over Hahnville last season, Destrehan had a much easier time of things this year, using a solid defensive effort and an impressive passing game to beat the Tigers 33-7.

Fishing cuts in Lake Cataouatche. Herald-Guide Outdoor Report with Bruce McDonald
October 15, 2008 at 3:38 pm
This time of year brings hunting season. Many local hunters start making their way north into the hills in search of that trophy buck.

Sentimore verbally commits to Alabama
October 08, 2008 at 3:17 pm
Destrehan High School defensive tackle Darrington Sentimore has verbally committed to play for Nick Saban and the University of Alabama.

BAYOU COUBA. Abundant redfish and specks are biting in Lake Cataouatche. Herald-Guide Outdoor Report with Bruce McDonald
October 08, 2008 at 3:14 pm
When I arrived at the Pier 90 boat launch Monday afternoon, launch attendant George Garcia was indulging in a catnap when he raised his head to tell say, "You're crazy if you don't try to catch specks and reds in Bayou Couba.”

The Showdown
October 08, 2008 at 12:35 pm
Dominant ‘D’ key for Tigers

As they have done all year, the Hahnville defense dominated another opponent last week, which gave the offense the ability to overcome sloppy play for a 28-0 win over John McDonogh.

Hahnville grad makes the play at Rhodes College Hahnville grad makes the play at Rhodes College
October 01, 2008 at 2:32 pm
TOUCHDOWN. Bradley Muller of Luling, tight-end for Rhodes College in Memphis, scores the first touchdown of 3 receptions that propelled to a 35-7 victory for his team.

FAN OF THE WEEK FAN OF THE WEEK
October 01, 2008 at 2:28 pm
Along with the beginning of prep football season, the Herald-Guide cameras are hitting both the Wildcat and Tiger sidelines hoping to capture the Fan of the Week.

St .Charles Herald-Guide's High School Playmakers
October 01, 2008 at 2:18 pm
All-State noseguard Wendell Boyd had a huge season last year and helped lead Hahnville into the playoffs.

Deuce’s time has arrived
October 01, 2008 at 2:09 pm
New Orleans Saints fans have waited since Sept. 24, 2007 to see Deuce McAllister carry the rushing load for the team again.

Norco family gives back after daughter’s 7-hour scoliosis surgery
Norco family gives back after daughter’s 7-hour scoliosis surgery
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After undergoing a seven-hour surgery to correct a severe case of scoliosis, 13-year-old Lora Leigh Luquet and her family are giving back to the community by sponsoring a blood drive on Friday at Harry Hurst Middle School.