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Destrehan tennis courts complete, team practices at home for first time in year

The Destrehan High School tennis teams got to practice on their home courts for the first time in a year on Feb. 25.
The teams have been practicing at Ormond Country Club while four new tennis courts were being built at DHS over the past year.Read More...
March 04, 2010 at 10:55 am
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Rabbits, rabbits everywhere

Sunday, we arranged a rabbit-hunting trip at Churchill Hunting Club.
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March 04, 2010 at 10:54 am
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Parish wants feedback on parks, recreation

St. Charles Parish wants to know what residents think about the state of parks and recreation in the area.Read More...
March 04, 2010 at 10:52 am
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2010 American League Tryouts

St. Charles Parish will hold tryouts for the youth baseball 2010 American League. Read More...
March 04, 2010 at 10:51 am
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Destrehan stars held in check in 49-61 loss to St. Thomas More

St. Thomas More was just too big for the Destrehan Wildcats.
The Cougars outrebounded the Wildcats 41-16 and held Destrehan's top two scorers in check in a 61-49 bi-district playoff victory.Read More...
March 04, 2010 at 10:50 am
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Hahnville doesn’t ‘leave it all on the court’ in 50-55 loss

After dominating second halves for most of the season, the Hahnville Tigers found themselves up 27-15 on Catholic after the first half of their bi-district playoff game. But this time, the Tigers went cold in the later stages of the contest, allowing the Bears to claw their way to a 55-50 victory.Read More...
March 04, 2010 at 10:48 am
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After three game skid, DHS enters playoffs on winning streak

Destrehan finished in a fourth-place tie with Dutchtown in district 6-5A, but will still get the chance the make a run at the state championship after receiving the 19th seed in the state playoffs.Read More...
February 25, 2010 at 2:26 pm
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Lady Tigers, Wildcats knocked out of playoffs

The Hahnville Lady Tigers and Destrehan Lady Cats both lost in the first round of the Class 5A state playoffs, with Hahnville falling to Mandeville 54-64 and Destrehan coming out on the losing end of a 52-36 contest with John Ehret.Read More...
February 25, 2010 at 11:57 am
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Catfish, bass biting in Cataouatche despite low temperatures

Most outdoorsmen focus their attention on fishing now because hunting season is coming to a close, but conditions on area lakes are making the water an unproductive fishery. Read More...
February 25, 2010 at 11:55 am
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Tigers capture district crown, turn attention to Catholic

The Hahnville boys basketball team has caught fire at just the right time, and will host Catholic of Baton Rouge this Friday at 7 p.m. in the first round of the playoffs.
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February 25, 2010 at 8:53 am
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Time to register for Challenger program

The St. Charles Parish Department of Parks and Recreation is now registering youngsters for its 2010 baseball, softball and Challenger baseball programs. Read More...
February 18, 2010 at 12:32 pm
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St. Charles Catholic safety gets accolades

Three-year letterman Grant Authement wrapped up a very special two years as the starting safety for St. Charles Catholic.Read More...
February 18, 2010 at 12:31 pm
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Former HHS star named college player of the week

Arkansas Tech has named senior forward Irvin Humphrey as this week's sixth Male Student-Athlete of the Week for the 2009-10 school year.Read More...
February 18, 2010 at 12:29 pm
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Rabbit hunt adds to memorable Mardi Gras

It was Sunday morning at 8 a.m. with temperatures in the high 30's. The ground was hard from a good frost and moist from a cold front two days earlier. Good conditions to leave a rabbit scent on the ground. Read More...
February 18, 2010 at 12:22 pm
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Hahnville girls take down DHS, but both make playoffs

The Hahnville Lady Tigers will face off against Mandeville tonight after a week that saw them beat rival Destrehan 39-36, but fall to Dutchtown in the district championship.Read More...
February 18, 2010 at 12:20 pm
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Hahnville gets revenge on Destrehan in overtime thriller

The Hahnville Tigers are sitting pretty at first place in District 6-5A after knocking off Destrehan 58-53 in overtime, and then bouncing Dutchtown 66-54 for their sixth-straight district win.Read More...
February 18, 2010 at 8:54 am
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Council approves limited  tax hike, will cut budget
Council approves limited tax hike, will cut budget
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Saying the people of St. Charles Parish have been heard “loud and clear” about not raising taxes, Parish President Larry Cochran got council support for an amended property tax rate hike only for levees, road maintenance and recreation.