The Chalmette High Charmers went to the National Competition in Disney World. The girls competed in Feb. and were awarded National Highkick Champions.
Archive for April 2011
The New Orleans Hornets are teaming up with BP to refurbish six basketball courts in South Louisiana, providing playgrounds for local communities to enjoy, including one at Violet Park in St. Bernard Parish. St. Bernard Parish President Craig P. Taffaro, Jr., Hornets player Jarrett Jack, Hornets President Hugh Weber, BP Vice President of Resources Darryl [...]
The three-story Costal Complex in Delacroix, originally the Delacroix Island School, was hit by a tornado during the severe storm that struck the St. Bernard area Tuesday evening. The unoccupied complex lost its top two floors, but there were no reports of injuries from that incident. Councilman Fred Everhardt was on site to survey the [...]
On the evening of April 1, a group of professional boxers, including several Louisiana locals, will go head to head at Chalmette’s Sigur Civic Center. The “Rumble in the Bayou,” consists of nine fights which are the first boxing bouts to take place in the St. Bernard area in nearly 30 years. And the fighters [...]
The 37th Louisiana Crawfish Festival was held under beautiful skies in Chalmette the weekend of March 24-27, with the mud bugs served in numerous food presentations, along with arts, crafts, entertainment and rides for children, on the grounds of the Frederic J. Sigur Civic Center. Shown above, Rodney Dalton, left, and Gregory Pichon of Lehrmann’s [...]
The St. Bernard Parish Sports Hall of Fame recently inducted its 2011 honorees, taking time to praise the outstanding local athletes for a lifetime of achievement in sports and the careers that started right here is St. Bernard. And now stepping onto the field… Samuel Frichter, Jr. played baseball for Chalmette High, then later for [...]