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.
|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.
|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.
|The GOLDEN ERA of River Parishes football
December 12, 2007 at 2:04 pm
We have all heard our parents and grandparents reminisce about the good old days and about how things were so much better in the past.
|Destrehan’s Jordan Jefferson wins Louisiana Gatorade Player of the Year
December 12, 2007 at 2:01 pm
Destrehan High School standout quarterback Jordan Jefferson is the 2007 winner of the Gatorade Circle of Champions Player of the Year award for the state of Louisiana.
December 12, 2007 at 1:56 pm
For the first time in 24 years, the Destrehan Wildcats are the top team in the state.
|The HIGHS and LOWS of playing football
December 05, 2007 at 12:33 pm
Covering sports over the last 23 years has given me a good perspective of the highs and lows of what really goes on in the sports world.
December 05, 2007 at 12:29 pm
It only took Destrehan one quarter to lock up an appearance in the 2007 5A state championship game, as the Wildcats used 20 points in that frame, and 18 more in the second, to cruise to a 59-7 semifinal win over Westgate.
|Shrimp industry’s struggles hit Grand Isle
November 28, 2007 at 1:21 pm
GRAND ISLE, La. (AP) _ This old fishing town is losing one shrimp dock, and now it may lose the only one left on an island where life has always been about fishing.
|St. Charles Extreme win Recreational State Cup with 4-0 tourney record
November 28, 2007 at 1:17 pm
The St. Charles Extreme won the U-12 Recreational State Soccer Cup in New Orleans.
|The Mimosa Dolphins end perfect season with championship win
November 28, 2007 at 1:16 pm
The Mimosa Dolphins girls basketball team completed a perfect season by winning the St.Charles Parish 7 and 8-year-old girls tournament.
|11-year-old baseball team places first in Katz Baseball Championship
November 28, 2007 at 1:14 pm
The Louisiana Heat, an 11-year old baseball team recently took first place in the Katz Baseball Tournament.
|HHS Lady Tigers place second in Central Lafourche Tournament
November 28, 2007 at 1:12 pm
Congratulations to the Hahnville High School Lady Tigers soccer team placed second in the Central Lafourche Tournament which was held Monday, Nov. 19 and Tuesday, Nov. 20 .
|FAN OF THE WEEK
November 28, 2007 at 1:07 pm
Along with the excitement of prep football season, the Herald-Guide cameras are hitting both the Wildcat and Tiger sidelines hoping to capture the Fan of the Week.
|Mimosa Mustangs get pep talk from Saints’ fullback, Karney
November 28, 2007 at 1:04 pm
Mike Karney, No. 44, fullback for the New Orleans Saints came to Luling to give the Mimosa Mustangs 11 and12-year-old recreational football team a pep-talk the night before their big play-off game where they squared off against St. Rose.
|OUCH! That hurts ...
November 28, 2007 at 1:00 pm
The New Orleans Saints got back on stride this past weekend beating the Carolina Panthers in a convincing manner of 31-6, but it could not take away the sting of the triple overtime loss by the LSU Tigers to the Arkansas Razorbacks 50-48.
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• Book review: “The Pursuit of Mary Bennet”
• Knights of Columbus donate 1,052 pounds of food to local food pantries
• Humane Society showcase adoption pet “Alice”
• Orphaned as a teenager, WWII vet made his own way in life
• River Region Chamber celebrates 10 years
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Destrehan ace Kade Granier achieved a rare honor when he was selected to the Class...
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Those fields of lily pads are more than just fish magnets — they’re a source of some of great food. Here’s how one Des Allemands resident takes advantage of the bounty.
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