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Hahnville junior JaDon Polk dribbles on the perimiter before making a move. Hahnville’s season comes to end with 87-28 loss to Scotlandville
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The Hahnville High School boys’ basketball team suffered an 87-28 loss to the third-seeded Scotlandville Hornets in the Class 5A bi-district playoff game in Scotlandville on Friday night.

Destrehan sophomore Mike Young gets ready to take a shot. Wildcats fall to Helen Cox in first round of Class 5A state playoffs
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Destrehan’s basketball season came to an end with a 67-49 loss to No. 2 Helen Cox in the first round of the Class 5A playoffs.

Tiger wrestler pins down second straight state title Tiger wrestler pins down second straight state title
February 27 at 1:54 pm
When Hahnville wrestler Kendrick Jones won the LHSAA Division I state championship last year, one of the first things he said to Hahnville wrestling coach Dan Erwin was “alright coach, what’s next?”

Austin Perrin HHS sophomore named top prospect
February 27 at 1:08 pm
Hahnville sophomore Austin Perrin is turning heads of Division 1 baseball coaches here in Louisiana and across the South.

Destrehan receiver signs scholarship to Utah Destrehan receiver signs scholarship to Utah
February 20 at 2:27 pm
Destrehan receiver Alfred Smith will suit up for the University of Utah in the fall.

Albert Cammon Middle School caps undefeated season Albert Cammon Middle School caps undefeated season
February 20 at 2:25 pm
The Albert Cammon Middle School girls’ basketball team finished the season without a single blemish, going undefeated against some of the top teams in the area.

Destrehan’s Adam Clavelle shot a 45 at a recent district match held at Cypress Lakes Country Club. Wildcats edge Tigers in district golf match
February 20 at 2:23 pm
The Destrehan Wildcats picked up another district victory after the team combined to shoot 166 at Cypress Lakes Country Club.

Bernie Hebert with a handful of rabbits after a recent hunt. Rabbits on late-season hunting menu
February 20 at 2:21 pm
With the conclusion of duck and deer season in Louisiana and Mississippi, and turkey season still several weeks away, rabbit season remains open and offers hunting opportunities until the end of February.

Sophomore Cara Ursin and the rest of the Destrehan Lady Wildcats enter the playoffs as the No. 4 seed and are riding an 11-game win streak. Lady Cats claim district title, enter playoffs as No. 4 seed
February 20 at 2:14 pm
Like just about every high school sports team, the Destrehan girls basketball team set a goal to play for a state championship last year.

Hahnville linebacker Dwaine Thomas celebrates with his mother, Adrianne Preston, after signing his scholarship to Texas A&M. After stellar senior season, college offers piled up for HHS linebacker
February 13 at 12:51 pm
By Lori Lyons

Perhaps no one had a harder time with the recruiting process than Hahnville senior linebacker Dwaine Thomas.

Destrehan receiver Kirk Merritt poses with parents  Glenn and Janice Merritt after signing with the University of Oregon. He finished his senior season with 26 catches for 440 yards and seven touchdowns and 46 rushes for 678 yards and seven touchdowns. 
‘Unselfish’ Destrehan receiver makes college dream become reality
February 13 at 12:44 pm
By Lori Lyons

Like most new kids in school, Kirk Merritt had a tough time adjusting when he first transferred from Isidore Newman School to Destrehan High School two years ago.

Hahnville junior Ru’Yanna Bossier gets off a shot against Destrehan. Lady Tigers must rebound from defeat to win ‘dog fight’ against Terrebonne
February 06 at 1:02 pm
Even when they’re down by a substantial margin, Hahnville coach Phil Bychurch expects to see his young basketball team fight.

Destrehan sophomore David Green gets ready to pass the ball during his team’s loss to Hahnville on Tuesday. Wildcats suffer back-to-back losses
February 06 at 12:58 pm
Destrehan coach Todd Bourg says District 7-5A in boys basketball is much like the SEC in football.
“You have to come ready to play every night,” Bourg said. “There are no let-downs.”

DHS senior Joey Robichaux has received a golf scholarship to Millsaps. Robichaux leads charge as DHS sets sights on district title
February 06 at 12:46 pm
When he was but a scrawny little 5-foot-10, 115-pound freshman, it didn’t take Joey Robichaux long to figure out that he was too small for high school football. And, although he was pretty good at soccer, it wasn’t really his thing at high school.

The Lady Cats jumped out to an 18-3 lead on their way to a 75-35 win Tuesday. Lady Cats crush Lady Tigers to remain perfect in district play
February 06 at 12:42 pm
The Destrehan girls basketball team certainly has been on a roll this season.

Hahnville junior guard JaDon Polk leaps into the air to come away with the ball. Polk and the Tigers stormed back from a 10-point deficit to knock off Destrehan on Tuesday night. Hahnville comeback stuns Wildcats in overtime
February 06 at 12:36 pm
Jubilant Hahnville coach Marcel Fisher bounded out of his team’s locker room Tuesday night into the waiting arms of several just-as-jubilant fans.

Destrehan sophomore Cara Ursin scored 28 points to lead her team past East St. John on Tuesday. Lady Cats cruise past ESJ, remain perfect in district
January 30 at 2:55 pm
The Destrehan Lady Cats improved to 9-0 in district play after beating East St. John 60-39 Tuesday night.

History in the  making as Brady, Belichick team up for 6th Super Bowl History in the making as Brady, Belichick team up for 6th Super Bowl
January 30 at 2:16 pm
The Super Bowl has become our nation’s sports holiday. I remember as a kid that the early Super Bowls were not treated in this manner, but Super Bowl Sunday has become the biggest one-day sports event in the United States.

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Future of 50-year Des Allemands parade in jeopardy after low support
Future of 50-year Des Allemands parade in jeopardy after low support
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Despite low participation and negative comments, Des Allemands has become the town that refuses to give up its more than 50-year-old Mardi Gras parade.