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Members are: Front row (L-R): Sophie Bourgeois, Hailey Barrios, Aubry Picou, Abigail Punch, Kaylee Parfait, Skylar Henry and Macy Oertling. Back row L-R): McKenna Ural, Ella Vogel, Samantha Rose, Maddie Federico, EmmaLynn Brescher, Addison Myers and Micque Voges. St. Charles dance team wins national award
August 08, 2014 at 10:17 am
The competitive dance team from Kelli’s Kreative Dance in Destrehan had the highest overall score of all groups in the 8 and under age category at the Starbound National Finals held July 6-8 in San Antonio, Texas.

Dalton Bergeron Boutte teen catches big tuna at rodeo
August 08, 2014 at 10:16 am
Dalton Bergeron, of Boutte, placed third in the yellowfin tuna division at the International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo.

For the second year in a row, Mt. Airy Baptist Church of Boutte claimed the championship at the 21st Christian Basketball Tournament, which matches up eight basketball teams from Baptist churches in St. Charles and Jefferson parishes. Mt. Airy defends Christian tourney crown
August 08, 2014 at 10:14 am
For the second year in a row, Mt. Airy Baptist Church won the championship at the annual Christian Basketball Tournament.

Kenneth Vial (left) and Gene Duhe scoop up crabs at the Bonnet Carré Spillway. 108 crabs caught in 2 hours at spillway
August 08, 2014 at 10:11 am
Crabbers have continued to have phenomenal success fishing from the shoreline at the Bonnet Carré Spillway.

The 14U Louisiana Hurricanes finished as co-champions of the USFA World Series, which was held in Florida. Eighty of the best 14U softball teams in the country participated in the tourney. Team members are: Top row (L-R) Coach Nick Brocato, Bella Brocato, Kaitlyn Dunn, Abby Alonzo, Caleigh Foto, Marissa Allemand and Coach Keith Ortego. Middle row (L-R) Coach Pebbles Johnson, Julie Scheuermann, Mariah Allemand, Meghan Gaubert and Maddi Villa. Bottom row (L-R) Alexus Johnson, Courtney Ortego, and 14U Hurricanes win 5 games in a day, finish as World Series co-champions
August 08, 2014 at 10:09 am
After fighting their way through six games in a single day, the 14U Louisiana Hurricanes topped 76 other teams from across the country to finish as co-champions of the USFA World Series.

Hahnville receiver Brandon Singleton (center) committed to Georgia Tech after impressing college coaches at summer camps. HHS receiver commits to Georgia Tech
August 01, 2014 at 10:22 am
Hahnville High School receiver Brandon Singleton, who is entering his senior year, has committed to play football for Georgia Tech.

Pete Harman Jr. (right) caught an 84-pound yellowfin tuna. Hunter Harmon (left) caught the biggest mangrove snapper during the rodeo, with the fish weighing in at 11 pounds, 10 ounces. St. Charles anglers top leaderboard at Tarpon Rodeo
August 01, 2014 at 10:20 am
Several anglers from St. Charles Parish finished near the top of the leaderboard at the International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo held last weekend.

Team members are: Back row (L-R) Coaches Rickey “Broozer”Robert, Head Coach Craig Perrier Jr. and Johnny Macaluso. Middle row (L-R): Briceson Harrell, Cameron Galland, Cameron Tregre, Gavin Blakley, Christian Louviere, Trent Tregle and John Macaluso. Front row (L-R): Michael Benton, Dylan Foret, Logan Robert, Dylan Lewis, Eli Perrier and Lloyd Landry V. 14U All-Stars win state championship
July 25, 2014 at 10:54 am
The St. Charles Parish 14U All-Stars won the state championship with a 10-5 victory over New Iberia.

Team members are: Kneeling (L-R) Hailey Elliott, Montana Smith, Emma Rome, Kristen Crutti and Peighton Cancienne. Standing (L-R): Taylor Tabb, Grace Smith, Haley Loupe, Adrienne Wilson, Grace Bruce, Rilee Madere and Peyton Hill. Coaches (L-R)  John Rome Jr., James Smith, Louis Cancienne and Wendy Tabb. 12U All-Stars finish second at state tourney
July 25, 2014 at 10:53 am
The St. Charles Parish 12U All-Stars finished second in the state tournament.

Team members are: Front row (L-R) Abby Nette, Mia Casanova, Morgan Foret, Cassie Legendre, Sydney Matherne and Taylor Lucich. Back row (L-R) Stephanie Chester, Katie Brady, Britney Hatfield, Allyson Colomb and Brianna Anderson. Coaches (L-R) Paulo Casanova, Neil Legendre and Justine Matherne. Seated: Bat girl Isabella Casanova. U16 All-Stars outscore opponents 71-12 on way to Babe Ruth regional championship
July 25, 2014 at 10:51 am
The St. Charles Parish U16 All-Stars made other state champs from the southwest region of the country look silly as they cruised to the Babe Ruth Southwest Regional Championship.

Ben Benard with a 712-pound blue marlin he caught at last year’s rodeo. Tarpon Rodeo cranks up
July 25, 2014 at 10:49 am
The oldest fishing tournament in the United States, the International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo, is set to crank up this weekend headquartered out of Sand Dollar Marina.

Easton Melancon poses with the championship trophy Team USA won by beating Canada 40-17. Former HHS QB wins gold medal for Team USA
July 25, 2014 at 10:46 am
Former Hahnville High School quarterback Easton Melancon is now a gold medal winner.

Team members are: Front row (L-R) Andrew Bosco, Noah Barrette, Tyler Jones, Noah Chauvin and Timmy Comardelle. Middle row (L-R) Maddox Loftin, Kyle Waits, Preston Bourgeois, Hayden Plaisance, Ethan Sevin and Kohl Ducote. Back row (L-R) Coaches Mike Loftin, Jimmy Plaisance, Loyd Bourgeois and Jonathan Jones. Not pictured: Coach James Sells and player Andrew Sells. 8-year-old All-Stars claim Spectacular crown
July 18, 2014 at 10:27 am
The St. Charles Legends, the parish’s 8-year-old All-Star team, won the USSSA Summertime Spectacular tournament held July 12 and 13 at Pelican Park in Mandeville.

Team members are: Top row (L-R) Coach Jake Lemmon and Coach Michael Morrow. Middle row (L-R) James Lemmon, Jacob Naquin, Brock Clement, Aidan Ramsey and Ty Yoes. Bottom row (L-R) Cameron Dufrene, Bryson Thomas, Nick Morrow, Seth Kenney, Collin Cedotal and Colin Melancon. 11U All-Stars cruise to state championship
July 18, 2014 at 10:26 am
The St. Charles Parish 11-year-old All-Stars won the state tournament, which was held in St. Amant at Stevens Park.

Team Members are: Front row (L-R) Abby Nette, Mia Casanova, Cassie Legendre, Sydney Matherne and Taylor Lucich. Back row (L-R) Stephanie Chester, Katie Brady, Britney Hatfield, Allyson Colomb and Brianna Anderson. Coaches (L-R) Paulo Casanova, Neil Legendre and Justine Matherne. Seated: bat girl Isabella Casanova 16U All-Stars win Jr. Olympic state title
July 18, 2014 at 10:24 am
The St. Charles 16U All-Stars won the Jr. Olympic ASA 16U state championship in Class “B” Fast Pitch.

Team members are: Kneeling (L-R) Tabitha Tabb, Taylor Boone, Rylee Gautreaux, Abby Christen and Anna Faucheux. Standing (L-R) Jazmine Young, Kaela Schiro, Lorissa Sells, Caitlyn Cancienne, Bailey Abadie, McKenzie Erwin and Alyssa Chategnier. Coaches are: (L-R) Corey Faucheux, Kristen Faucheux and Larry Boone. 14U All-Stars finish second in state tourney
July 18, 2014 at 10:23 am
The St. Charles Parish 14U All-Stars won second place at the state tournament.

Jala Richard New Sarpy girl takes home AAU gold medal
July 18, 2014 at 10:22 am
Jala Richard, an upcoming freshman at Destrehan High School, put on quite a show at the AAU Club Championships in Orlando, Fla.

Easton Melancon has scored four touchdowns in Team USA’s three victories during a world tournament. Former HHS QB leads USA to gold medal game
July 18, 2014 at 10:20 am
Former Hahnville High School quarterback Easton Melancon has helped lead Team USA to the gold medal game against Canada.

Hahnville student chose not to see the world  as dark place after losing mother
Hahnville student chose not to see the world as dark place after losing mother
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Earl Poole compares his life to morphing like a cocoon metamorphosing into a butterfly, although he’s quick to clarify it’s a “manly butterfly.”