Local soccer team wins big Local soccer team wins big
October 29, 2008 at 3:52 pm
The Flamin'’ Hot Chee Weez, a St. Charles U12 Division 1 soccer team, placed first in the Sugarfest Tournament in Raceland Oct. 18 and 19.

Hunter education classes offered
October 29, 2008 at 3:49 pm
The St. Charles Sheriff’s Office will offer a 16-hour hunter safety education course to the public on the following dates: Nov. 7 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. and Nov. 8 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Shooting Stars basketball league designed for kids with disabilities
October 29, 2008 at 3:48 pm
The St. Charles Parish Recreation Department is now registering for the new Shooting Stars Basketball program, designed for children ages 5 to 18 with disabilities.

Destrehan receiver Corey Vidal gets some air and comes down with a nice catch against East St. John. Vidal had 114 receiving yards to help the Wildcats stay undefeated with a 23-7 win. With perfect season on the line, DHS ready for East Ascension
October 29, 2008 at 3:45 pm
Once again, it took the Destrehan offense a little while to get going, but once it did, there was no stopping them.

Saints fans rest for BYE
October 29, 2008 at 3:44 pm
This past week has to go down as one of the darkest in recent years for New Orleans Saints fans - so, I’d say that it’s about time for a bye week.

Jordan Jefferson may start for LSU
October 29, 2008 at 3:44 pm
Just a quick prediction, but I think LSU head coach Les Miles is very close to inserting former Destrehan High School standout quarterback Jordan Jefferson into the lineup.

Hahnville running back Alfred Blue fights for some tough yards against Dutchtown last week. Blue finished with 147 yards on 26 carries and scored four touchdowns. Once again, Tigers called on to stop dangerous ground game
October 29, 2008 at 3:41 pm
After a glance at the final score, most people would assume Hahnville and Dutchtown just got finished playing an exciting high school basketball game, with both teams combining for 97 points and the Tigers pulling it out at the last second by a 49-48 score.

NORTHSHORE. Roadside fishing off along Lake Ponchatrain is providing anglers with great conditions for catching speckled trout, redfish and blue-claw crabs. Outdoor Report with Bruce McDonald
October 29, 2008 at 3:36 pm
I made a scouting trip during the summer to find places to fish other than Grand Isle, Lake Salvador and Lake Cataouatche.

Danzell Lockett, and the rest of the Hahnville defense came through once again last week, but will really be challenged Friday by Dutchtown’s impressive running game. Tigers faced with difficult task of stopping Dutchtown backs
October 22, 2008 at 4:29 pm
Hahnville was able to bounce back from a tough loss to Destrehan by way of a huge 31-8 win over East Ascension, which moved the Tigers to 4-2 on the season and evened out their district record at 1-1.

October 22, 2008 at 1:31 pm

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.

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.

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.


Luling writer publishes child’s book set in the area
Luling writer publishes child’s book set in the area
Alberta Helmes Dunn wanted to write something unique so she combined two classical...
Humane Society Pet of the Week
Humane Society Pet of the Week
This week’s St. Charles Humane Society’s showcase pet is Jake the dog.

Wildcats advance to quarterfinals with ease, beat Barbe 52-27
Wildcats advance to quarterfinals with ease, beat Barbe 52-27
Destrehan coach Stephen Robicheaux said his Wildcats’ performance against Barbe Friday night might have been his team’s very best of the season. High praise when speaking of an undefeated team, to be sure; few witnesses, however, would likely argue.