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Donaldsonville High School football preview  The Advocate

Donaldsonville football fans will need a roster to identify who will be roaming the football field this season. “Lots of new faces, as we graduated an outstanding ...

Donaldsonville High Class of 2018 honored with awards  The Advocate

Donaldsonville High School held its class night awards ceremony for graduating seniors May 8 in the school gym.

Donaldsonville High School spirit taking over for homecoming  The Advocate

Homecoming spirit is mounting at Donaldsonville High School with special events building excitement for the big game against White Castle at 7 p.m. Sept.

Donaldsonville high schooler graduates with 68 college credits, associate's degree

It's one of those proud parent moments: watching your child walk across the stage, diploma in hand. It's the end of one journey and the beginning of another.

Time capsule from 1938 found while renovating Donaldsonville High

Construction crews with Ascension Public Schools made an interesting discovery while working on Donaldsonville High School.

Donaldsonville High School sets graduation ceremony | Ascension  The Advocate

Donaldsonville High School's class of 2018 will graduate at 7 p.m. Friday, May 11, during a ceremony in Floyd Boutte Memorial Stadium in Donaldsonville.

1938 time capsule found in old Donaldsonville High School Auditorium  The Advocate

DONALDSONVILLE — A mystery has been uncovered hidden in a wall in a former school building. Ascension Public Schools construction crews found what ...

Donaldsonville High homecoming reunites alumni  The Advocate

Donaldsonville High students, fans and alumni celebrated homecoming Friday with a pep rally, tailgating and parade.

Graduation: Donaldsonville High School  The Advocate

The Donaldsonville High School Class of 2018 graduated May Friday, May 11, during a ceremony in Floyd Boutte Memorial Stadium in Donaldsonville.

'We Believed:' Donaldsonville High students celebrate higher state grade; scores 17 points higher  The Advocate

DONALDSONVILLE — When Donaldsonville High School learned it had earned a state letter grade of B this year, it didn't let the achievement go by unnoticed.

Donaldsonville High School retires jersey of basketball player  The Advocate

Donaldsonville High School recently retired the jersey of basketball player Racquel Spurlock, a member of the Class of 1990.

Ascension public schools appoints new assistant principal at Donaldsonville High  The Advocate

Ascension public schools has appointed O'neil Robinson as the new assistant principal at Donaldsonville High School. "Mr. Robinson has served in our district ...

Ascension Athletics for Sept. 13, 2018  The Advocate

Donaldsonville Tigers celebrate homecoming with a victory.

Ascension Parish School Board honors 2017-18 Teachers and Principals of the Year  Donaldsonville Chief

“The most important person to the overall success of students, outside their home, is the classroom teacher.” The 2017-18 Teachers of the Year and Principals of ...

Donaldsonville football players read to elementary school children  The Advocate

Donaldsonville High School Tigers football players Kayvon Harris, Willie Picou and Terrell Brown recently spent some time reading to elementary school ...

Donaldsonville City Schools adjusting school schedule due to Sunshine Bridge closure

The closure of the Sunshine Bridge continues to affect a lot of people in our local community. Included in that list of affected places and individuals are the ...

Donaldsonville High School administrators gear-up for a new year  Donaldsonville Chief

Learning never stops. Each and every year, Donaldsonville High School teachers and administrators are consistently engaging in new learning experiences, ...

Donaldsonville High football players sign letters of intent during ceremony  The Advocate

Donaldsonville High School defensive lineman Kadarrion Jones signed with Miles College and quarterback Jaylin Williams with Blinn College during a recent ...

Some Ascension schools announce updated schedules to account for Sunshine Bridge closure  WBRZ

DONALDSONVILLE - The Ascension Parish School System has released an updated schedule to accommodate parents, students and staff as they contend with ...

New construction, additions to Donaldsonville Primary recognized by community  The Advocate

DONALDSONVILLE — In celebration of Donaldsonville Primary School's new library and classrooms, educators and community leaders held a ribbon-cutting ...

Product of Donaldsonville supports local students  Donaldsonville Chief

Now in its fifth year, Product of Donaldsonville has awarded a total of $5000 in scholarships to 15 local students. Comery said they also assist with graduation ...

Former Donaldsonville High School librarian to be featured on SEC Nation

When LSU takes on Florida University Saturday, a retired librarian from Donaldsonville will be in the national spotlight. Michele Macloud is being recognized for ...

Ascension Parish schools adjust to new reality of broken Sunshine Bridge  The Advocate

The Ascension Parish public school system is adjusting its operations to cope with the closing of Sunshine Bridge, starting the day later for schools on the west ...

Graduates: Donaldsonville High School | Ascension  The Advocate

Donladsonville High School's graduation ceremony was held at 7 p.m. Friday, May 12, at the school.

Ascension Parish ProStart programs win awards at culinary competition  The Advocate

Culinary students representing all four Ascension Parish high schools at the Louisiana Restaurant Association Education Foundation's annual competitions in ...

Donaldsonville High School Homecoming schedule  Donaldsonville Chief

All events to take place at Donaldsonville High unless otherwise noted) Thursday, Oct. 6 Alumni Pep Rally 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7 Homecoming Parade Parade line ...

Imagine school suspension with your parents; it's happening (and working) at this Louisiana school  The Advocate

DONALDSONVILLE — Which would be worse, getting suspended from middle school and staying home a couple of days or staying in school but with your ...

Ascension Parish School Board recognizes athletics boosters  The Advocate

The Ascension Parish School Board expressed its appreciation for football jamboree sponsors Eatel Corp., Hughes Insurance and Duckroost Deli and Seafood.

Donaldsonville High School celebrates homecoming with parade, queen's coronation  The Advocate

Donaldsonville High School's homecoming festivities on Oct. 27 included a parade, tailgating and the crowning of Sha'tia Campbell as homecoming queen.

Donaldsonville High plans graduation ceremony  The Advocate

Katilyn Tierra Williams will lead the Donaldsonville High School class as valedictorian Friday during commencement exercises planned for 7 p.m. in Floyd ...

Five great Donaldsonville high-school football teams  Donaldsonville Chief

The high-school football season wrapped up this past weekend with teams bringing home state titles. It's time to take a look at five of the best high-school football ...

Catch up with local artist Alvin Batiste  Donaldsonville Chief

He begins to name artists he admires: Rembrandt, Norman Rockwell, Andy Warhol, Henri Matisse, and Michelangelo. "[Warhol] would take like soup cans and ...

Ascension public school system appoints five to administrative positions  The Advocate

Ascension public schools recently announced the appointment of five top administrative positions.

Ascension Sheriff's Office substation continues to build services for Donaldsonville youth  The Advocate

DONALDSONVILLE — When this small west-bank city began experiencing a bump in crime a few years ago, the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office responded as ...

Meet the new Teach Ascension Academy candidates  Weekly Citizen

Tuition for TAA is $4000. However, no out-of-pocket expenses are given to candidates as long as they teach in Ascension Public Schools for two years following ...

Talented Donaldsonville High artist winning raves for his murals of black leaders  The Advocate

DONALDSONVILLE — A mural of famous black men of politics and art painted on the wall of the cafeteria at Donaldsonville High School still draws students to it, ...

In game with six lead changes, St. James holds on vs. Donaldsonville  The Advocate

DONALDSONVILLE — Jaylin Williams last-second pass for Savon Landry was tipped out of the end zone allowing St. James to escape Donaldsonville with a ...

APSB honors students of the year  Weekly Citizen

"We are so proud and honored to be able to share this moment of celebration and recognition with you. You are each amazing students, and it has been fun ...

New associate and assistant principals appointed at Donaldsonville High  The Advocate

Nicole Elmore and Michael Hilton have been appointed to associate principal and assistant principal, respectively, at Donaldsonville High School, joining ...

Ascension public schools highlights achievements and goals  The Advocate

Ascension Parish School Board highlighted its broad goals for the next five years in its 2018-19 Strategic Plan Report, released Aug. 1.

Gonzales Middle principal a semifinalist for Louisiana Middle School Principal of the Year  The Advocate

Gonzales Middle School Principal Lori Charlet was selected as a semifinalist for Louisiana Middle School Principal of the Year, marking the fourth consecutive ...

Donaldsonville High School's 2017 salutatorian honored at debutante tea  The Advocate

The Once Upon a Time All White Jazz Brunch honored Tamiko Terraz Stroud with an individual debutante tea at The EpiCenter in Baton Rouge on July 16.

Donaldsonville Mayor's Youth Council gets red carpet honor  The Advocate

On Dec. 9, the Mayor's Youth Advisory Council for the City of Donaldsonville hosted its third annual Red Carpet and Scholarship Affair. Students from Ascension ...

Ascension Parish School Board honors 2017-18 Students of the Year  The Advocate

The Ascension Parish School Board honored the 2017-18 Students of the Year during its Feb. 6 meeting at Donaldsonville High School.

Donaldsonville Area Chamber of Commerce hosts annual awards banquet  The Advocate

Honorees at the 2018 Donaldsonville Area Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet on March 7 at Palazzo Bernardo included Mike Medine, Business of the ...

Teacher arrested for strangling student also arrested for distributing steroids in 2014  WGNO

Curtis Tsuruda, a Riverside Academy teacher arrested this week for strangling a student, was also arrested for distributing steroids at Donaldsonville High ...

Jobs for America's Graduates program recognizes Ascension educators  The Advocate

Jobs for America's Graduates recently honored two Ascension Public School employees for their work in the program, which is dedicated to preventing dropouts ...

Donaldsonville High teachers win Ascension Fund grants  The Advocate

Donaldsonville High School teachers Kristin Maum, Marc Ward and Brian Richardson recently received Ascension Fund grants.

Power of five: Ascension Parish's 5-0 playoff teams is something teams, fans relish  The Advocate

Ascension Parish — yep, they're all in. “When they say 'Ascension Strong' around here, they mean it,” East Ascension coach Darnell Lee said. “If we're not ...

Southeast Louisiana Business Honors for Oct. 14, 2018  The Advocate

Fran Gladden, vice president of government and public affairs for Cox Southeast Region, was named by the McNeese State University Alumni Association as ...

Ascension Parish Schools finds time capsule from 1938  KLFY

BATON ROUGE, La. (LOCAL 33) (FOX 44) - Ascension Public Schools found what appears to be a time capsule from 1938 while renovating Donaldsonville ...

Ascension Parish School Board recognizes two businesses for football jamboree support  The Advocate

Duckroost Seafood and Hughes Insurance recently were recognized by the Ascension Parish School Board for sponsoring this fall's high school football ...

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office announces 2018 scholarship recipients  The Advocate

The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office recently announced the presentation of scholarships to four students from around the parish.

T-shirt campaign building community pride in Donaldsonville  The Advocate

DONALDSONVILLE — Troubled by a series of violent crimes that shook Donaldsonville earlier this year, Daryl Comery, associate principal of Donaldsonville ...

BASF awards $28,000 in scholarships to area high school students  The Advocate

Ten area high school seniors received scholarships totaling $28,000 from BASF's local and corporate scholarship programs. “BASF continues to fund ...

Donaldsonville native Mia Edwards named Director of Secondary Schools  Weekly Citizen

Ascension Public Schools announces the appointment of Mia Edwards as the new Director of Secondary Schools. Edwards replaces Lisa Bacala, who recently ...

Ascension Sheriff: Four friends beat 15-year-old to death over old argument  The Advocate

GONZALES — Three teenagers and one man all high on synthetic marijuana used big pieces of driftwood and concrete to savagely beat to death 15-year-old ...

Three Tri-City Area teams fall Friday

The Tri-City Area's three high schools fell in Friday night football action.

Former GCCC runner returns to lead track program  The Garden City Telegram

Garden City Community College announced the hiring of Jimmy Joseph to take over the men's and women's track and field and cross country programs, after ...

DHS remembers, honors Brandon Augusta  Donaldsonville Chief

The Donaldsonville High School administration, staff and coaches honored freshman Brandon Augusta, 15, who was going to be a member of the ...

Ascension Parish students earn college credit at BASF Science Academy  WBXH

Two Ascension Parish high school students spent two weeks of their summer vacation in New Jersey learning how to turn science into business opportunities.

Donaldsonville, Ascension Catholic come out victorious in parish baseball  The Advocate

In parish baseball last week, Donaldsonville High School defeated Southern Lab 14-5 and Ascension Catholic High School was victorious against Covenant ...

Ascension honors 2016-17 Teachers and Principals of the Year  WBXH

The 2016-17 Teachers of the Year and Principals of the Year were honored by the Ascension Parish School Board at its Tuesday night meeting.

Two LA high schools have produced most LSU All-SEC players since 2000

There have been 66 Louisiana high school players who earned All-Southeastern Conference honors for LSU since the program started its rise in 2000.

Sheriff: Donaldsonville coach arrested for giving steroids to a student

The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office has arrested a physical education teacher on charges that he gave a 16-year-old student athlete steroids.

Louisiana teacher arrested for allegedly choking student, charged previously for distributing steroids  The Advocate

A Riverside Academy teacher was arrested Monday after he allegedly placed his hands around the neck of a 14-year-old student.

Eatel presents Top Scholar Awards to four Ascension Parish students  The Advocate

Four youths from Ascension Parish have been recognized for their academic success throughout high school as Top Scholars by Eatel in partnership with the ...

High schoolers win awards in ProStart Student Invitational  The Advocate

Winners have been announced in the 17th annual Louisiana ProStart Student Invitational held recently at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans.

DHS’ Williams scores 31 on ACT, honored at game  Donaldsonville Chief

Donaldsonville High School senior Jason Williams created the school's first 30-plus club for students who have scored a 30 or higher on the ACT Test.

University scores early and often to defeat Donaldsonville  The Advocate

University Lab completed its undefeated run through District 6-3A with a 56-22 victory against Donaldsonville on Thursday at Jeff Boss Field.

D-D Breaux Day in Donaldsonville  Weekly Citizen

Legendary LSU Women's Gymnastics Coach D-D Breaux was once a child who grew up in Donaldsonville. Now she's on her way to becoming the longest ...

Donaldsonville’s Stephen Sullivan commits to LSU  The Advocate

DONALDSONVILLE — There were speeches and a highlight reel that displayed what Donaldsonville High wide receiver Stephen Sullivan did as a senior ...

After two quiet seasons, LSU's Stephen Sullivan has blossomed into a solid wide receiver  The Advocate

To know how far Stephen Sullivan has come in two-plus seasons of college football, all one has to do is look back at a seemingly routine 9-yard reception he ...

Spartans hold off surging Tigers  Donaldsonville Chief

Head coach Barry Whittington, Jr. is used to winning big games at Donaldsonville High School. He's just used to winning them with the Tigers.

Ascension Athletics for Aug. 24, 2017  The Advocate

Coach Brian Richardson will lead the Donaldsonville High School Tigers into the 2017 with confidence that his team leadership and experience will equal ...

DHS Sonic Boom Box drumline places first, dominates battle of bands  Donaldsonville Chief

The Donaldsonville High School Sonic Boom Box band put on a show for hundreds and thousands of people who gathered for the Mardi Gras Season.

Ascension Public Schools honors Teachers and Principals of the Year  The Advocate

The Ascension Parish School Board honored the 2015-16 Teachers of the Year and Principals of the Year at its Nov. 15 meeting.

St. Amant High principal honored as state Principal of the Year semifinalist  The Advocate

The Louisiana Department of Education honored St. Amant High School Principal Mia Edwards on July 28 as a 2018 Louisiana Principal of the Year semifinalist.

Judge rules two juveniles arrested in Brandon Augusta slaying could be tried as adults; four booked on first-degree murder  The Advocate

GONZALES — Two juveniles could be tried as adults in a capital murder case for their roles in the August beating death of 15-year-old Brandon Augusta in ...

Janira Collier crowned Donaldsonville homecoming queen  The Advocate

Donaldsonville High School senior Janira Collier was crowned homecoming queen Monday during a coronation ceremony. Success! An email has been sent ...

DHS homecoming court, events announced  Donaldsonville Chief

The Donaldsonville High School homecoming game will be Oct. 24 at 7 p.m. On the same day, the school will have its homecoming parade on Railroad Avenue ...

Prep football first round playoff matchups  WWL

Here is a list of this weekend's playoff matchups for high school football.

Sonic Boom Box honors Jacob Guillory  Donaldsonville Chief

The Donaldsonville High School Sonic Boom Box band honored a fallen friend during the halftime of the school's homecoming game Friday night at the Floyd ...

Former high school powerlifting coach gets suspended sentence for giving steroids to unsuspecting student  The Advocate

GONZALES — A former Donaldsonville High School strength coach and physical education teacher accused of supplying an unwitting student-athlete with ...

Ka'Lynn Jupiter Bio

Events: 60H (8.59), 100H (14.07), 200M (IN: 24.60; OUT: 24.49w), 400M (IN: 55.18; OUT: 55.48), 400H (56.63). CAREER CAPSULE Graduated from LSU in ...

Board introduces 4 new assistant principals  The Advocate

Four new assistant principals were introduced at last week's Ascension Parish School Board meeting: Carlotta Williams at Duplessis Primary, Robyn Simmons at ...

Lowery Tigers football team three-peats as district champions  The Advocate

Lowery Middle School's eighth-grade Tiger football team has captured its third consecutive district title, making it the first team to three-peat the championship ...

DHS cheerleaders perform at LSU halftime  Donaldsonville Chief

The Donaldsonville High School cheerleading team was among hundreds of other high school cheerleaders who performed during the LSU and New Mexico ...

Overseer Richard Rayborn Sr. Scholarship Fund holds inaugural scholarship banquet  The Advocate

Four high school students received scholarships at the inaugural Overseer Richard Rayborn Sr. Scholarship Fund scholarship banquet on June 25.

Free Pizza for a Year  Donaldsonville Chief

Donaldsonville High School junior Xenet Carter kicked her way to a free pizza for a year prize Friday night at the DHS versus Franklin game during halftime.

D-D Breaux Day in Ascension Parish celebrates LSU gymnastics coach’s success  The Advocate

Donaldsonville native and LSU Lady Tigers head gymnastics coach Sara “D-D” Breaux was celebrated for her success and her contributions to the city and ...

DHS JROTC hosts annual First Responder’s Luncheon  Donaldsonville Chief

The Donaldsonville High School Air Force JROTC program hosted its annual First Responder's Luncheon on Thursday, April 2 at the school's JROTC Gym.

Meet LSU walk-on Tre' Sullivan -- the football player who just keeps on smiling  The Advocate

If LSU beats Notre Dame on Tuesday in the Music City Bowl, the Tigers will gather in front of the LSU band and sing the alma mater.

Gant signs to Jaguar Nation  Donaldsonville Chief

For the first time in Bayou Classic History, Donaldsonville fans could see two former Tigers go head-to-head as senior wide receiver Jaquel Gant signed a ...

Baton Rouge Delta Development Corp. introduces 9 debs at Presentation Tea  The Advocate

The Baton Rouge Delta Development Corporation will present nine debutantes at its 52nd annual Debutante Cotillion on July 22.

Ascension Parish schools district, RPCC graduate first class of Early College Option Program  The Advocate

Twenty-one students are making history as the first class of graduates from the Early College Option Program offered through the Ascension Parish school ...

Rattlers beat Black Knights in Red Stick Bowl  The Advocate

Jaylin Williams was one of the last additions to the Rattlers roster for the 16th annual Red Stick Bowl, and the Donaldsonville High School quarterback put forth a ...

Representative Price speaks at Rotary  Donaldsonville Chief

Louisiana State Representative Ed Price spoke to the Donaldsonville Rotary Club at its July 10 meeting at Café Lafourche. Price informed the club about the ...

Track & Field Adds In-State Hurdler to Signing Class

BATON ROUGE – In the wake of her record-breaking performance at the Louisiana Class 3A state meet earlier this month, Donaldsonville High School product ...

McKinley High hires Central High defensive coordinator Ken Hilton as new head football coach  The Advocate

McKinley High School took a back-to-the-future route to hire its new football coach, selecting Central defensive coordinator Ken Hilton.

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