Sports




Ed Reed, former Destrehan High School Student and Baltimore Ravens team member. Former DHS player heads to Pro-Bowl
January 16, 2008 at 11:46 am
Former Destrehan High School standout Ed Reed has been selected to play in the Pro-Bowl for the fourth time in his six seasons in the NFL.

Local seniors compete in 2007 state olympics
January 09, 2008 at 11:02 am
Results are:

Bowling Singles

•60-64 years: David Ory of Luling, third.

•65-69 years: Wayne Forsythe of LaPlace, first; and Larry Ridlen, LaPlace, third.

•70-74 years: Sam White of LaPlace, third.

•80-84 years: Charles Wisher of LaPlace, first.

MIKE ASKS ...
January 09, 2008 at 10:55 am
Every football fan at this stage of the year asks the same question, “What has happened to the 2007 football season?”

ON THE PROWL. Hunting the Salvador Wildlife Management Area has been above average in some areas, spotty in others. At right Austin Fremen of Luling shows off a limit of blue-wing teal and grey ducks. Below Coot hunters aren’t having trouble filling their Herald-Guide Outdoor Report
January 09, 2008 at 7:08 am
Salvador Wildlife Management Area saw it's pouldeau (coot) populations explode while ducks remained spotty, says the region's biologist supervisor Todd Baker.

R.K. Smith middle schooler to stand in district honor band R.K. Smith middle schooler to stand in district honor band
January 02, 2008 at 11:56 am
R. K. Smith Middle School band students had the opportunity to audition for the District 7 All Youth Honor Band in Thibodaux on Saturday, Dec. 1.

Hahnville’s Christina Chester performs in Capitol One Bowl Hahnville’s Christina Chester performs in Capitol One Bowl
January 02, 2008 at 11:55 am
Congratulations to the Hahnville High School tiger mascot, Christina Chester who will be participating in the Capitol One Bowl Pre-Game Show in Orlando, Fla. on Jan. 1.

Saints fall again against the Bears
January 02, 2008 at 11:54 am
The most anticipated season in New Orleans Saints history ended just like it did last season with a loss at Soldier Field to the Chicago Bears.

Bowl GLANCE
January 02, 2008 at 11:53 am
7 bowl games, 14 teams scheduled to face off in January

Use it or lose it!
January 02, 2008 at 11:51 am
New research proves that maintaining physical activity in the middle age leads to better basic physical abilities as we age, and that weight is not a deciding factor.

Saints lose McKenzie, hoping to have Colston, Bush face off against the Chicago Bears
December 27, 2007 at 10:04 am
METAIRIE (AP) - A fluke injury on a crazy play has ended Saints cornerback Mike McKenzie's season, making New Orleans' slim playoff hopes even slimmer.

McNabb becomes the Christmas Grinch
December 27, 2007 at 10:02 am
In a playoff type atmosphere the New Orleans Saints saw a Pro-Bowl type performance by Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb possibly end their hopes for a spot in postseason action.

Hahnville’s Lady Tigers warm up for annual tournament
December 27, 2007 at 10:01 am
Hahnville High School’s Lady Tigers basketball ball team and the Destrehan High School Lady Wildcats are suiting up for one of the season’s biggest competitions - the annual Rumble on the River at the Alario Center in Westwego on Dec. 27 through Dec. 30.

Hahnville High boys soccer team wins BIG in back-to-back tourney
December 19, 2007 at 12:11 pm
The Hahnville Boys' Soccer team recently won two tournaments on consecutive weekends.

NICE SHOT NICE SHOT
December 19, 2007 at 12:05 pm
NATURAL TALENT. Alissa Cavaretta, the 12-year-old daughter of Frank and Tina Acosta Cavaretta of Luling, killed her first buck of the season.

ALL-AMERICAN. Destrehan High School snare drummer, Stephen Tublin (middle) will perform with the U.S. Army All-American Band in the Jan. 5, 2008 All-American Bowl. Tublin is pictured (l to r) with Sgt Brooks, Band Director Byron Toups and Staff Sgt. LaBra Destrehan drummer invited to perform in Jan. 5 bowl game
December 19, 2007 at 12:00 pm
Stephen Tumblin of Destrehan High School has been selected as a member of the inaugural U.S. Army All-American Marching Band, an honor celebrating the values and strengths these standouts share with Army Strong Soldiers.

Saints still in the hunt
December 19, 2007 at 11:52 am
The Saints 31-24 win over the Cardinals got them back to the .500 mark and a 7-7 record with two games left to go in the regular season.

AIRBORNE. Hahnville High’s Lady Tiger basketball team beat out 13 other high schools in the regional St. Charles Shootout Tournament. HHS guard, Nadia Cox # 21, rides the air and makes a big score for the team. St. Charles Shootout
December 19, 2007 at 11:49 am
The Hahnville High School girls basketball team slam dunked 13 competitors in the 2007 St. Charles Shootout tournament and snagged the championship title with a 44-42 win over Ellender Memorial.

Richard receives All-American honors by national organization
December 12, 2007 at 2:05 pm
Former Destrehan High School and current Georgia Tech standout defensive tackle Darryl Richard was named a second-team academic All-American by the College Sports Information Directors of America.

Jobs on the line following housing fiasco
Jobs on the line following housing fiasco
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The chairwoman of the St. Charles Parish Housing Authority said that no one’s job is safe after an audit revealed that more than $600,000 in housing payments were processed without verifying the income of those receiving the money.