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WAFB Baton Rouge
Uniforms For Kidsmore information on our 12 parish campaign area (East Baton Rouge, West Baton R
Uniforms For Kids
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 11 days ago
more information on our 12 parish campaign area (East Baton Rouge, West Baton Rouge, Iberville, Assumption, Ascension, Pointe Coupee, Livingston, West Feliciana, East Feliciana, St. James, St. Helena and Tangipahoa) please call (225... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Girl Scout alumnae invited back for weekend at campAscension, Assumption, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Jefferson,
Girl Scout alumnae invited back for weekend at camp
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 12 days ago
Ascension, Assumption, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Jefferson, Lafourche, Livingston, Orleans, Plaquemines, Pointe Coupee, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. Helena, St. James, St. John, St. Mary, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Terrebonne,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Girl Scout alumnae invited back for weekend at campAscension, Assumption, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Jefferson,
Girl Scout alumnae invited back for weekend at camp
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
Ascension, Assumption, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Jefferson, Lafourche, Livingston, Orleans, Plaquemines, Pointe Coupee, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. Helena, St. James, St. John, St. Mary, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Terrebonne,... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Pointe Coupee Electric reports major outageand West Feliciana Parishes have issues a combined statement clarifying trespas
Pointe Coupee Electric reports major outage
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 13 days ago
and West Feliciana Parishes have issues a combined statement clarifying trespassing laws and warning against trespassing. Source: Pointe Coupee Electric... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Pointe Coupee Parish lays off workers as tax revenues plungeNEW ROADS, La. (AP) - The Pointe Coupee Parish Police Jury is laying off nine p
Pointe Coupee Parish lays off workers as tax revenues plunge
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 13 days ago
NEW ROADS, La. (AP) - The Pointe Coupee Parish Police Jury is laying off nine parish employees and taking other cost-cutting measures to bring its budget in line with lower-than-projected revenues. The Advocate reports (http://bit.ly/29raENV) the... Read more
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The Advocate
Pointe Coupee Parish lays off workers as sales tax revenues plungeThe Pointe Coupee Parish Police Jury is laying off nine parish employees and ta
Pointe Coupee Parish lays off workers as sales tax revenues plunge
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
The Pointe Coupee Parish Police Jury is laying off nine parish employees and taking other cost-cutting measures to bring its budget in line with lower than projected revenues. The Police Jury sent layoff notices to the nine workers on Thursday. Six... Read more
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The Advocate
'They don’t care about the citizens — period:' False River drawdown plan irks residentsThe Pointe Coupee Parish Police Jury in its ongoing effort to restore False Riv
'They don’t care about the citizens — period:' False River drawdown plan irks residents
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
The Pointe Coupee Parish Police Jury in its ongoing effort to restore False River plans another man-induced drawdown of the oxbow lake, which will see its water level drop by up to 6 feet over a four-month period later this year. But some property... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Heat advisory issued for WAFB viewing areafollowing Louisiana parishes: Ascension Assumption East Baton Rouge East Fe
Heat advisory issued for WAFB viewing area
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
following Louisiana parishes: Ascension Assumption East Baton Rouge East Feliciana Iberville Lafourche Livingston Pointe Coupee St. Helena St. James St. John the Baptist Tangipahoa Terrebonne West Baton Rouge West Feliciana The... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Heat advisory issued for WAFB viewing areafollowing Louisiana parishes: Ascension Assumption East Baton Rouge East Fe
Heat advisory issued for WAFB viewing area
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 19 days ago
following Louisiana parishes: Ascension Assumption East Baton Rouge East Feliciana Iberville Lafourche Livingston Pointe Coupee St. Helena St. James St. John the Baptist Tangipahoa Terrebonne West Baton Rouge West Feliciana The... Read more
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The Advocate
'They don’t care about the citizens — period:' False River drawdown plan irks residents who cite damage to propertyThe Pointe Coupee Parish Police Jury in its ongoing effort to restore False Riv
'They don’t care about the citizens — period:' False River drawdown plan irks residents who cite damage to property
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
The Pointe Coupee Parish Police Jury in its ongoing effort to restore False River plans another man-induced drawdown of the oxbow lake, which will see its water level drop by up to 6 feet over a four-month period later this year. But some property... Read more
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The Advocate
'They don’t care about the citizens — period:' False River drawdown plan irks residents who cite damage to propertyThe Pointe Coupee Parish Police Jury in its ongoing effort to restore False Riv
'They don’t care about the citizens — period:' False River drawdown plan irks residents who cite damage to property
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
The Pointe Coupee Parish Police Jury in its ongoing effort to restore False River plans another man-induced drawdown of the oxbow lake, which will see its water level drop by up to 6 feet over a four-month period later this year. But some property... Read more
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The Advocate
False River drawdown plan irks residents who cite damage to propertyThe Pointe Coupee Parish Police Jury in its ongoing effort to restore False Riv
False River drawdown plan irks residents who cite damage to property
The Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
The Pointe Coupee Parish Police Jury in its ongoing effort to restore False River plans another man-induced drawdown of the oxbow lake, which will see its water level drop by up to 6 feet over a four-month period later this year. But some property... Read more
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The Advocate
Zachary’s Baylie Doiron and Parkview Baptist’s Nicky Dawson land The Advocate’s top prep softball honorspercentage of 1.072 and set a national record for triples in a career with 49.
Zachary’s Baylie Doiron and Parkview Baptist’s Nicky Dawson land The Advocate’s top prep softball honors
The Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
percentage of 1.072 and set a national record for triples in a career with 49. Coach of the Year: Lauren Doucet, Catholic-Pointe Coupee The journey didn’t define Doucet or her team; it made them stronger en route to the Class 1A state title. The... Read more
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The Advocate
Metro Buzz: How Baker law targeting horse dung came to behigh court removes justice of the pace The Louisiana Supreme Court this week r
Metro Buzz: How Baker law targeting horse dung came to be
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
high court removes justice of the pace The Louisiana Supreme Court this week removed from office a justice of the peace in Pointe Coupee Parish for violating the state’s Judicial Code of Conduct. The state’s Judiciary Commission launched an... Read more
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The Advocate
High levels of ozone pollution expected Saturday in Baton Rouge areato air pollution — the affected parishes include East Baton Rouge, West Baton R
High levels of ozone pollution expected Saturday in Baton Rouge area
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
to air pollution — the affected parishes include East Baton Rouge, West Baton Rouge, Iberville, Livingston, Ascension and Pointe Coupee. DEQ officials recommend that active children and adults, the elderly and people with breathing problems avoid... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Woman arrested in stabbing death of Cane's workera juvenilePolice arrest two suspects in connection with molestation of a juveni
Woman arrested in stabbing death of Cane's worker
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 23 days ago
a juvenilePolice arrest two suspects in connection with molestation of a juvenile Damien Kimble and Jessica Morin (Source: Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff's Office) A man accused of sexually abusing a juvenile for several years since the age of 7 has... Read more
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The Advocate
From moment it ‘spoke’ to Aimeé Rizan-English, Monte Vista Plantation in Port Allen was destined to shine againbuilt in 1857 as a summer home by Louis de Favrot. It was halfway between his h
From moment it ‘spoke’ to Aimeé Rizan-English, Monte Vista Plantation in Port Allen was destined to shine again
The Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
built in 1857 as a summer home by Louis de Favrot. It was halfway between his home in New Orleans and the plantations of Pointe Coupee. “It was only owned by the Favrot family for seven years,” Rizan-English said. “It was sold to the Wilkinson... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana Supreme Court suspends two district court judges for misconduct, one for a yearperiod ends, she said Wednesday. More On This Topic Both men, who preside ove
Louisiana Supreme Court suspends two district court judges for misconduct, one for a year
The Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
period ends, she said Wednesday. More On This Topic Both men, who preside over cases in Iberville, West Baton Rouge and Pointe Coupee parishes, were represented in their hearings before the seven justices in May by attorney Steve Scheckman.... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Court orders removal of a Pointe Coupee Justice of the PeaceNEW ORLEANS (AP) - Louisiana's Supreme Court has ordered the removal from offic
Court orders removal of a Pointe Coupee Justice of the Peace
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 24 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Louisiana's Supreme Court has ordered the removal from office of a Justice of the Peace in Pointe Coupee Parish. Wednesday's ruling was against Roosevelt Gremillion, who served the parish's 7th District. Among the reasons for his... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
The Investigators: La. Supreme Court suspends two 18th JDC judges for misconducttheatre until someone is held in contempt." Free and Best of one of four distr
The Investigators: La. Supreme Court suspends two 18th JDC judges for misconduct
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 24 days ago
theatre until someone is held in contempt." Free and Best of one of four district judges who handle cases in Iberville, Pointe Coupee and West Baton Rouge Parishes. The suspension temporarily wipes away two member of the team but Batiste is... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
The Investigators: La. Supreme Court suspends two 18th JDC judges for misconducttheatre until someone is held in contempt." Free and Best of one of four distr
The Investigators: La. Supreme Court suspends two 18th JDC judges for misconduct
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 24 days ago
theatre until someone is held in contempt." Free and Best of one of four district judges who handle cases in Iberville, Pointe Coupee and West Baton Rouge Parishes. The suspension temporarily wipes away two member of the team but Batiste is... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
La. Supreme Court suspends two 18th JDC judges for misconducttheatre until someone is held in contempt." Free and Best of one of four distr
La. Supreme Court suspends two 18th JDC judges for misconduct
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 24 days ago
theatre until someone is held in contempt." Free and Best of one of four district judges who handle cases in Iberville, Pointe Coupee and West Baton Rouge Parishes. The suspension temporarily wipes away two member of the team but Batiste is... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana’s high court suspends two district court judges, one for a yearafter the 14-day period ends, she said Wednesday. Both men, who preside over c
Louisiana’s high court suspends two district court judges, one for a year
The Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
after the 14-day period ends, she said Wednesday. Both men, who preside over cases in Iberville, West Baton Rouge and Pointe Coupee parishes, were represented in their hearings before the seven justices in May by attorney Steve Scheckman.... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana’s high court suspends two district court judges, one for a yearafter the 14-day period ends, she said Wednesday. Both men, who preside over c
Louisiana’s high court suspends two district court judges, one for a year
The Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
after the 14-day period ends, she said Wednesday. Both men, who preside over cases in Iberville, West Baton Rouge and Pointe Coupee parishes, were represented in their hearings before the seven justices in May by attorney Steve Scheckman.... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana’s high court suspends two district court judges, one for a year2009 to five years probation. Both judges preside over cases in the 18 JDC, wh
Louisiana’s high court suspends two district court judges, one for a year
The Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
2009 to five years probation. Both judges preside over cases in the 18 JDC, which includes Iberville, West Baton Rouge and Pointe Coupee parishes. Editor’s note: This article was changed on Wednesday, June 29, 2016, to note that Judge James Best... Read more
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The Advocate
Capital Area Human Services relaunches site“We are ensuring that those seeking help can find the information they need qui
Capital Area Human Services relaunches site
The Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
“We are ensuring that those seeking help can find the information they need quickly and easily.” The organization serves residents in Ascension, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Pointe Coupee, West Baton Rouge and West Feliciana parish... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana’s high court suspends two district court judges, one for a yearOffice recused itself. Garcia had been convicted of indecent behavior with a ju
Louisiana’s high court suspends two district court judges, one for a year
The Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
Office recused itself. Garcia had been convicted of indecent behavior with a juvenile and sentenced in 2009 to five years probation. Both judges preside over cases in the 18 JDC, which includes Iberville, West Baton Rouge and Pointe Coupee paris... Read more
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The Advocate
Pointe Coupee Sheriff’s Office defends hiring of East Baton Rouge prison security worker fired for soliciting sexThe Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday defended its decision to h
Pointe Coupee Sheriff’s Office defends hiring of East Baton Rouge prison security worker fired for soliciting sex
The Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
The Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday defended its decision to hire a man who was fired a year ago by the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office following his arrest on soliciting a woman for prostitution. Capt. Steve Juge said the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
2016 prep football schedules2 at Westiminster Christian Sept. 9 Archbishop Hannan Sept. 16 Gueydan Sept.
2016 prep football schedules
The Daily Comet / Posted 26 days ago
2 at Westiminster Christian Sept. 9 Archbishop Hannan Sept. 16 Gueydan Sept. 23 Vandebilt Catholic Sept. 30 at Catholic-Pointe Coupee Oct. 7 Ridgewood Prep Oct. 14 Varnado Oct. 21 St. Martin's Episcopal Oct. 28 at Houma Chrisitan Nov. 4... Read more
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The Houma Courier
2016 prep football schedules9 Archbishop Hannan

Sept. 16 Gueydan

Sept. 23 Vandebilt Catholic

2016 prep football schedules
The Houma Courier / Posted 26 days ago
9 Archbishop Hannan

Sept. 16 Gueydan

Sept. 23 Vandebilt Catholic

Sept. 30 at Catholic-Pointe Coupee

Oct. 7 Ridgewood Prep

Oct. 14 Varnado

Oct. 21 St. Martin's Episcopal

Oct. 28 at Houma... Read more

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KPLC Lake Charles
Property owners raise concerns over False River draw downthe link for additional features - http://bit.ly/292UtTJ There is a storm of o
Property owners raise concerns over False River draw down
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 26 days ago
the link for additional features - http://bit.ly/292UtTJ There is a storm of opposition brewing along False River. The Pointe Coupee Police Jury is voting on a measure to draw down the lake by six feet. Leaders said it would enhance fishing and... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Property owners raise concerns over False River draw downthe link for additional features - http://bit.ly/292UtTJ There is a storm of o
Property owners raise concerns over False River draw down
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 26 days ago
the link for additional features - http://bit.ly/292UtTJ There is a storm of opposition brewing along False River. The Pointe Coupee Police Jury is voting on a measure to draw down the lake by six feet. Leaders said it would enhance fishing and... Read more
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The Advocate
Pointe Coupee Sheriff’s Office defends hiring of East Baton Rouge prison security worker fired for soliciting sexThe Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday defended its decision to h
Pointe Coupee Sheriff’s Office defends hiring of East Baton Rouge prison security worker fired for soliciting sex
The Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
The Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday defended its decision to hire a man who a year ago was fired by the sheriff’s office in East Baton Rouge Parish following his arrest for soliciting a woman for prostitution. Capt. Steve Juge said... Read more
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The Advocate
Saltwater intrusion commission expects to have twice as much to spend in 2016-17 budgetunder the authority of the commission, including East Baton Rouge, West Baton R
Saltwater intrusion commission expects to have twice as much to spend in 2016-17 budget
The Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
under the authority of the commission, including East Baton Rouge, West Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, West Feliciana and Pointe Coupee. The higher fee includes any customer using 50,000 gallons or more water a day with exceptions for those who... Read more
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The Advocate
Saltwater intrusion commission expects to have twice as much to spend in 2016-17 budgetunder the authority of the commission, including East Baton Rouge, West Baton R
Saltwater intrusion commission expects to have twice as much to spend in 2016-17 budget
The Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
under the authority of the commission, including East Baton Rouge, West Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, West Feliciana and Pointe Coupee. The higher fee includes any customer using 50,000 gallons or more water a day with exceptions for those who... Read more
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The Advocate
Around the Westside for June 15awards will be given to the best decorated boats. For more information, call B
Around the Westside for June 15
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
awards will be given to the best decorated boats. For more information, call Betty Fontaine in City Hall at (225) 638-5360.Pointe Coupee ceremony The Pointe Coupee Parish Veterans Monument Committee will host a dedication ceremony for its new... Read more
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The Advocate
Around the Westside for June 8, 2016increase in taxes attributable to the millage increase is $4,530. The public h
Around the Westside for June 8, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
increase in taxes attributable to the millage increase is $4,530. The public hearing is set to begin at 6:15 p.m. June 14.Pointe Coupee ceremony The Pointe Coupee Parish Veterans’ Monument Committee will host a dedication ceremony for its new... Read more
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The Advocate
Around the Westside for June 1of Light and Color” exhibit will be on display at the library until July 15. P
Around the Westside for June 1
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
of Light and Color” exhibit will be on display at the library until July 15. Performances scheduled The Treasures of Pointe Coupee Arts Council is gearing up for its third performance in its 2016 Performing Arts Series, featuring vocalists... Read more
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The Advocate
Discussions again focus on term limits as Pointe Coupee’s proposed home rule charter gets discussedNEW ROADS — Term limits were the hot topic of debate again as the Pointe Coupee
Discussions again focus on term limits as Pointe Coupee’s proposed home rule charter gets discussed
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
NEW ROADS — Term limits were the hot topic of debate again as the Pointe Coupee Parish Home Rule Charter Commission on Wednesday night held its final public meeting on its current draft of a proposed charter seeking to change the parish’s... Read more
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The Advocate
Pointe Coupee Parish residents to get first view of home rule charter proposalPointe Coupee Parish residents this week will get their first look at a prelimi
Pointe Coupee Parish residents to get first view of home rule charter proposal
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
Pointe Coupee Parish residents this week will get their first look at a preliminary draft of a home rule charter during a series of public meetings where they’ll be encouraged to offer feedback on the proposal. Jimmy Lyles, chairman of the parish’s... Read more
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The Advocate
Pointe Coupee moving toward November vote on home rule charterNEW ROADS — The Pointe Coupee Parish Police Jury took a key step on Tuesday tow
Pointe Coupee moving toward November vote on home rule charter
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
NEW ROADS — The Pointe Coupee Parish Police Jury took a key step on Tuesday toward getting a proposal on the November ballot that would revamp the parish’s current government structure. The Police Jury voted unanimously Tuesday to give the attorney... Read more
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The Advocate
Pointe Coupee jail guard arrested for malfeasance after internal investigations led to five guards being terminated or resigningNEW ROADS — The Pointe Coupee Parish Detention Center on Monday became the late
Pointe Coupee jail guard arrested for malfeasance after internal investigations led to five guards being terminated or resigning
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
NEW ROADS — The Pointe Coupee Parish Detention Center on Monday became the latest correctional facility to be rocked by controversy when two guards were fired and three others resigned after allegations surfaced about inappropriate dealings with... Read more
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The Advocate
Before Ben Sheets was an All-Star, he was a multi-sport standout at St. Amant — and now he’s in the Louisiana Sports Hall of Famethe 2016 class. Sheets is one of four inductees with Baton Rouge area ties. Hi
Before Ben Sheets was an All-Star, he was a multi-sport standout at St. Amant — and now he’s in the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
the 2016 class. Sheets is one of four inductees with Baton Rouge area ties. Hightower started his career at Catholic-Pointe Coupee and won a state title there in 1979. Sheets can certainly relate to the other two. Malarcher grew up in the... Read more
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The Advocate
Small-town theme runs deep with Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame’s 2016 induction classby perhaps the state’s preeminent small-town athlete, Karl Malone. And Hightow
Small-town theme runs deep with Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame’s 2016 induction class
The Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
by perhaps the state’s preeminent small-town athlete, Karl Malone. And Hightower’s first coaching job was at Catholic-Pointe Coupee in New Roads (pop. 4,871), where on autumn Friday afternoons many of his players would go home to help harvest... Read more
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The Advocate
Ascension Athletics for June 23, 2016to a semi final spot in the state playoffs, where the Bulldogs lost 7-4 to the
Ascension Athletics for June 23, 2016
The Advocate / Posted a month ago
to a semi final spot in the state playoffs, where the Bulldogs lost 7-4 to the eventual state champ Catholic High School of Pointe Coupee. Malancon hit for a blazing .507 average that included nine home runs and 32 RBIs.Football skills camp July... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Consistency, vision, key components for humble Hightowerfor the game and an appreciation for their teammates.” Hightower came to St. T
Consistency, vision, key components for humble Hightower
The Houma Courier / Posted a month ago
for the game and an appreciation for their teammates.” Hightower came to St. Thomas More in 1986 from Catholic High of Pointe Coupee. He began coaching at Catholic High in New Roads in 1975 and won the 1978 Class 1A state title with a 45-16 win... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Consistency, vision, key components for humble Hightowerfor the game and an appreciation for their teammates.” Hightower came to St. T
Consistency, vision, key components for humble Hightower
The Daily Comet / Posted a month ago
for the game and an appreciation for their teammates.” Hightower came to St. Thomas More in 1986 from Catholic High of Pointe Coupee. He began coaching at Catholic High in New Roads in 1975 and won the 1978 Class 1A state title with a 45-16 win... Read more

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