Sports




LSU - climbing back up college football’s tall mountaintop
August 27, 2008 at 12:14 pm
Last year at this time I, along with a host of other college football analysts, picked the LSU Tigers to win the 2007 BCS National Championship.

LAKE CATAOUATCHE. Grass at the Louisiana Cypress Canals is still producing bream. Herald-Guide Outdoor Report with Bruce McDonald
August 27, 2008 at 12:14 pm
Red fish are in the local lakes and the passes. Speckle trout are piled-up along the coast and schooling up over the inland reefs. Bass, bream and sac-au-lait are active as the summer time winds down.

Colin Troxler named player of the year in kids’ summer golf tour
August 27, 2008 at 12:13 pm
Colin Troxler was awarded the Player of the Year Award for his age group in the 2008 U.S. Kids Summer Tour that took place in the surrounding Baton Rouge area.

Hahnville touchdown club meets every Tuesday
August 27, 2008 at 12:13 pm
The Hahnville High School Touchdown Club is an organization that supports the players, cheerleaders, trainers and coaches at HHS throughout the football season.

Hunter McDonald with a 45-inch black drum at Seabrook Bridge. 5 secrets to catching fish at Seabrook
August 21, 2008 at 2:31 pm
Imagine a location 35 miles from Boutte where you are able to catch big redfish that stretch 24 to 27 inches long, nearly two-feet trout, black drum weighing in at 30 to 40 pounds and limits of puppy drum.

Destrehan begins defense of state title Destrehan begins defense of state title
August 21, 2008 at 2:26 pm
Destrehan cruised to the Class 5A state championship last year, finishing the season with a perfect 15-0 record that included the demolition of every single opponent they faced in last year's playoffs.

Tigers are young, but have plenty of talent Tigers are young, but have plenty of talent
August 21, 2008 at 2:23 pm
Even though Hahnville head man Lou Valdin only returns four overall starters from last year's team, he's not worried. In fact, Valdin feels that while his squad will be young, there is enough talent on both sides of the ball for his team to be competitive.

PUPPY DRUM. Jerome Laque with a keeper black drum at Seabrook Bridge. Herald-Guide Outdoor Report with Bruce McDonald
August 13, 2008 at 12:21 pm
Just 35 miles east of Luling, recent catches at the Seabrook Bridge have been more than impressive, so I decided to fish the area last Monday with Jerome Laque, Andrew Callais and my son Hunter. We weren't disappointed.

Gold MEDALIST Gold MEDALIST
August 13, 2008 at 12:20 pm
The AAU Junior Olympic Games, which were held in Detroit this year, are known as the largest national multi-sport event for youth in the United States.

At left, the high-point winners for each age group are pictured. They are: Peyton Steib, Lynleigh Landry, Brieanne Perry, Ryan Schexnayder, Chase Ferguson, Riley Naquin, Janae Naquin, Karliegh Landry, Austin Martin, Janelle Clark. SunVilla awards high-point honors
August 13, 2008 at 12:19 pm
The SunVilla Sharks held their swim banquet at SunVilla Country Club in Norco. All swimmers were honored for their hard work and dedication.

Hill Heights swim club sets new freestyle relay record Hill Heights swim club sets new freestyle relay record
August 13, 2008 at 12:16 pm
At the 2008 River Parishes Invitational in Vacherie, the 15-18 boys of Hill Heights set a new 100-meter freestyle relay record.

Hahnville football forced to forfeit seven 2007 games
August 13, 2008 at 10:31 am
The Hahnville football team has forfeited seven games from the 2007 season for using an ineligible player.

Willowdale Gators choose 2008 high-point winners Willowdale Gators choose 2008 high-point winners
August 06, 2008 at 2:05 pm
The high-point winners for the Willowdale Country Club swim team and runners up are pictured.

Anglers Jerome Laque and Ryan Brown in Caminada Pass.
Herald-Guide Outdoor Report with Bruce McDonald
August 06, 2008 at 12:07 pm
It was 9 a.m. on July 30 when I bumped into Jerome Laque at the supermarket. We exchanged our hellos and He asked me why I wasn’t fishing.

GOOD CATCH. At left, that’s Haley Champion at the mouth of the Cypress Canal. Herald-Guide Outdoor Report with Bruce McDonald
July 31, 2008 at 9:49 am
The key to being a successful angler is simple - if you want to catch a big fish, you have to have your line in the water - and the past few weeks has made for great fishing.

Ben Posser out swam the 15- to 18-year-old boys in the Willowdale-Metairie Country Club swim meet closing out the season. End-of-summer swim team results
July 31, 2008 at 9:45 am
The following are the results of the Willowdale and Mimosa swim teams.

Parish coaches face off in Baton Rouge golf tournament Parish coaches face off in Baton Rouge golf tournament
July 31, 2008 at 9:39 am
Four local coaches tied at the annual Louisiana High School Athletic Association’s golf tournament on July 22 at LSU with a score of 59.

Louisiana Catfish Festival race winners
July 31, 2008 at 9:37 am
The Louisiana Catfish Festival Run in Des Allemands was a success.

Lifestyles

Family Movie Night
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First day of school at Allemands Elementary
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Retired Army general threatens parish protest
Retired Army general threatens parish protest
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Retired U.S. Army Lt. General Russel Honoré is front and center in the brewing discussion over how to handle toxic emissions he says were released throughout the month of June from the IMTT facility in St. Rose.