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Claiborne scores 16 in Northshore win

Claiborne scores 16 in Northshore win

Editor February 17, 2015 Comments Off

By DAVE WOODALL Slidell sports writer MANDEVILLE – Northshore’s Panthers added another District 6-5A win to their record last Friday night with a 57-35 victory over the Fontainebleau Bulldogs. The Panthers now stand at

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Lady Panthers  upended by FB

Lady Panthers upended by FB

Editor February 17, 2015 Comments Off

By DAVE WOODALL Slidell sports writer MANDEVILLE – The Fontainebleau Lady Bulldogs defeated the Northshore Lady Panthers last Thursday night 46-29 in a District 6-5A battle. The Bulldogs opened a 14-5 lead in the

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NS teams suffer defeats

NS teams suffer defeats

Editor February 17, 2015 Comments Off

By DAVE WOODALL Slidell sports writer SLIDELL – In District 6-5A action, the Ponchatoula Green Wave swept the boys and girls games played at Northshore on Senior Night. In the girls game, Ponchatoula handled

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Warren Easton tops Lady Spartans, 58-55

Warren Easton tops Lady Spartans, 58-55

Editor February 17, 2015 Comments Off

By DAVE WOODALL Slidell sports writer New Orleans – It was the rubber match between Warren Easton and Salmen and it was every bit as exciting as the previous two. It was anybody’s game

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Salmen girls, boys triumph

Salmen girls, boys triumph

Editor February 17, 2015 Comments Off

By DAVE WOODALL Slidell sports writer SLIDELL – It was a showdown in District 8-4A as the top two girls teams battled it out. The St. Scholastica Doves stepped on the Salmen Spartans floor

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Lady Tigers earn key district victory

Lady Tigers earn key district victory

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By DAVE WOODALL Slidell sports writer HAMMOND – Both Tiger basketball teams took to the road last Friday to take on the Hammond Tors in important District 6-5A games. The Lady Tigers came out

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Lutheran edges FBC

Lutheran edges FBC

Editor February 17, 2015 Comments Off

By DAVE WOODALL Slidell Independent News SLIDELL – In a very exciting game, the First Baptist Christian Eagles fought right down the wire against the Lutheran Gryphons in District 8-C action. An untimely turnover

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Slow start costly in Rebels loss to Titans

Slow start costly in Rebels loss to Titans

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By DAVE WOODALL Slidell sports writer PEARL RIVER – In a District 8-4A matchup, the Lakeshore Titans got the better of the Pearl River Rebels 71-51 last Friday. “It was our best performance of

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John Paul boys knock off Northlake

John Paul boys knock off Northlake

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By DAVE WOODALL Slidell sports writer SLIDELL — The Pope John Paul II boys’ basketball team defeated the Northlake boys 51-48 in District 8-2A action. With the loss, Northlake falls to 3-18 overall and

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PJP’s Arata earns Lester Latino award

PJP’s Arata earns Lester Latino award

Editor February 17, 2015 Comments Off

SLIDELL — Every year, the Lester Latino Award is given in memory of the former high school defensive coach. Latino lettered as a linebacker from 1966-1969. In both his junior and senior years, he

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NS girls blank Barbe

NS girls blank Barbe

Editor February 17, 2015 Comments Off

By DAVID FOLSE II Slidell sports writer SLIDELL — In a game that they were expected to win, it was actually tougher than Northshore was expecting. No. 9 seed Northshore defeated #24 seed Barbe

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Cutura has hat trick in Lady Jags’ victory

Cutura has hat trick in Lady Jags’ victory

Editor February 17, 2015 Comments Off

SLIDELL — Pope John Paul II senior Christina Cutura scored a hat trick as #8 seed Lady Jaguars shutout the #25 seed Ouachita Christian 7-0 in the Division III bi-district playoffs last Friday on

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Panthers win in double overtime

Panthers win in double overtime

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By DAVID FOLSE II Slidell sports writer SLIDELL — Alex Rojas’ goal in the second overtime period (96th minute) gave #15 seed Northshore a 2-1 win over #18 seed New Iberia in the bi-district

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Beebe out as PR football coach

Beebe out as PR football coach

Editor February 17, 2015 Comments Off

By DAVID FOLSE II Slidell sports writer PEARL RIVER — There will be a new Head Football Coach at Pearl River in 2015. School officials just don’t know who it is going to be

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Obituaries published Feb. 12, 2015

Obituaries published Feb. 12, 2015

Editor February 15, 2015 Comments Off

Shirley L. Lairmore, of Slidell, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015. She was 87 years old. She was preceded in death by a sister, Eleanora Clavier; and brother, Everett Swanson Jr. She is

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Valentine’s Day has taken quite a turn since my younger days

Valentine’s Day has taken quite a turn since my younger days

Editor February 15, 2015 Comments Off

Saturday is Valentine’s Day. Yay, romance! Or maybe–boo, romance? I’ve been in both categories at varying points in my life, and during this particular season–the season in which I have four small children at

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Helping others one sound at a time

Helping others one sound at a time

Editor February 15, 2015 Comments Off

By CHRISSY SMITH Slidell news bureau SLIDELL – Doctors Monica Boudreaux and Michelle Macione make a great team at Audibel Hearing Healthcare of Slidell. The two have a strong desire to ensure that their

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Manhunt results in arrest of three

Manhunt results in arrest of three

Editor February 6, 2015 Comments Off

COVINGTON – A manhunt that spanned across several parishes ended when the suspect was seeking to escape and asked for a ride, unknowingly, from a St. Tammany Parish deputy, according to St. Tammany Parish

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Slidell man wanted for attempted murder

Slidell man wanted for attempted murder

Editor February 6, 2015 Comments Off

SLIDELL — St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s deputies are looking for a man wanted for shooting another man in the leg Sunday afternoon in Slidell. A warrant for attempted second-degree murder has been issued for

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School board takes issue with Common Core aligned test

School board takes issue with Common Core aligned test

Editor February 6, 2015 Comments Off

By JOHN BINDER Slidell news bureau COVINGTON – The St. Tammany Parish School Board has long been fighting the implementation of the Common Core State Standards and the testing requirement that goes along with

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