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Denham Springs High band director no longer with school after alleged sexual misconduct in Texas  WAFB

The band director at Denham Springs High School is no longer employed with the school, Livingston Parish Public Schools officials confirmed Tuesday night.

Denham Springs High band director placed on leave after allegedly having relationship with student in Tx.  WAFB

The newly hired band director at Denham Springs High School has been placed on administrative leave for allegedly having an inappropriate relationship with a ...

Photos: Perfect night for Baton Rouge area for prep football Week 9  The Advocate

Central's LeDerrick Thomas (13) intercepts a pass intended for Denham Springs' Hunter Bond (3) in the end zone, Friday, October 26, 2018, at Denham Springs ...

Denham Springs High School band features Louisiana’s first United Sound performance at spring concert  The Advocate

DENHAM SPRINGS — The Denham Springs High School Band participated in the state's first United Sound performance during its May 8 spring Wind ...

Denham Springs High School Athletic Hall of Fame to hold induction on Sept. 6  The Advocate

The Denham Springs High School Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2018 will be enshrined Sept. 6 at Forrest Grove Plantation in Denham Springs. Tickets for the ...

Denham Springs band director left job in Texas amid probe into relationship with underage student  The Advocate

The new band director at Denham Springs High School left a job at a Texas school district five years ago while police investigated whether he had an ...

Denham Springs High School Athletic Hall of Fame seeks nominations  The Advocate

The Denham Springs High School Athletic Hall of Fame and Sport-N-Center are seeking nominations for the 2018 class of inductees until March 31. Entering the ...

FOOTBALL | No. 10 Live Oak digs into its bag of tricks to score winning TD and survive Denham Springs  The Livingston Parish News

WATSON – Live Oak football coach Brett Beard's waited 11 months for such a moment.

New band director brings international experience to Denham Springs band  The Advocate

DENHAM SPRINGS — Vincent Fortado brings a lifetime of classical music training coupled with experience gained from study and performance on two sides of ...

Denham Springs band director '100 percent forthcoming' about Texas incident, lawyer says  The Advocate

Records show that the suspended band director at Denham Springs High School did not disclose on his job application that he quit a Texas job amid an ...

Flood repairs now complete at all but 3 most damaged Livingston Parish schools  The Advocate

DENHAM SPRINGS — Opening a U.S. Marine Corps Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps program at any school would be an achievement. There are just 235 ...

Denham Springs High Athletic Hall of Fame gets new home after nearly 2 years out of view  The Advocate

DENHAM SPRINGS — After surviving the flood of 2016, plaques honoring the inductees in the Denham Springs High School Athletic Hall of Fame have been ...

FOOTBALL 2018 | 'Never Again': Evolves into rallying cry that Denham Springs hopes spurs them to additional success  The Livingston Parish News

Denham Springs defensive end Kaydon Berard (45): 'We've bought into the process. Coach laid down the foundation when he came here. Last year we fell ...

Senator Kennedy gives Denham Springs High students a primer on federal government, current events  The Advocate

DENHAM SPRINGS — Sen. John Kennedy has developed a reputation for asking some sharp questions to federal judicial nominees. On Friday morning, he ...

Person of interest identified after elderly couple killed in Denham Springs  KSLA

Two people have reportedly been found dead near Pete's Highway in Denham Springs.

FOOTBALL | Ortega provides Yellow Jackets with a leg up in season-opening road win over Hammond  The Livingston Parish News

DENHAM SPRINGS – It was the kind of comprehensive performance that brought a smile to the face of Denham Springs High coach Bill Conides.

Flood-damaged Southside Elementary, Southside Junior High to combine campuses  The Advocate

Two Denham Springs schools that were badly damaged by the August 2016 flood will combine campuses as part of a federally funded plan to restore the ...

FOOTBALL 2018 | DSHS' Williams discovers passion for football, basketball after growing up without athletics in his life  The Livingston Parish News

DENHAM SPRINGS – When Denham Springs wide receiver DJ Williams committed to play his college football for Northwestern State more than a month before ...

Tennis player Paige Duncan finds her sweet spot playing for Denham Springs High  The Advocate

Historic flooding in August 2016 devastated the Baton Rouge area. Many schools were shut down for weeks and some shared school sites. Many students and ...

JROTC opens a new facility in Denham Springs

Livingston Parish Public Schools held a ribbon cutting ceremony for their brand new Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (JRTOC) facility at Denham Springs ...

Denham Springs football preview  The Advocate

Denham Springs finished 6-5 in 2017, doubling its win total from the flood-marred 2016 season and making a return to the Class 5A playoffs.

In killing of elderly couple in Denham Springs, police identify person of interest; man may have fled state  The Advocate

A couple in their 70s were found dead Tuesday at their Denham Springs pool company and police have linked a man who had lived near the business to the ...

Neighbors opens financial literacy center at Denham Springs High School

A financial literacy center funded by Neighbors Federal Credit Union will open at Denham Springs High School on Jan. 31.

Parents of Denham Springs High School seniors discuss plans for Project Graduation  The Livingston Parish News

DENHAM SPRINGS -- Graduation isn't for another seven months, but Project Graduation is well underway for parents of the Denham Springs High School Class ...

Shelly Laprarie helped keep Blake Zito in the coaching business; now he's taking over for her at Denham Springs  The Advocate

Just a few weeks ago, Blake Zito contemplated getting out of coaching. Through a whirlwind of events, the 32-year-old Zito is now the girls basketball coach at ...

Denham Springs' Swaggerty picked 10th overall in 2018 MLB Draft

Denham Springs' outfielder Travis Swaggerty became the first South Alabama player ever picked in the first round of the Major League Draft.

Denham Springs High School class of 1965 celebrates 70th birthday  The Advocate

Members of the Denham Springs High School Class of 1965 held a 70th birthday celebration Oct. 7 at North Park Recreational Center.

Photos: Top 10 matchup between St. Amant and Denham Springs ends in a tie  The Advocate

Denham Springs and St. Amant went toe to toe in a matchup Wednesday, December 20, 2017, at Denham Springs High School in Denham Springs, La.

Dr. Milton Hughes | Obituaries  The Livingston Parish News

Dr. Milton Hughes was reunited with his true love, Gloria, at 8:45 pm on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, at his home in Denham Springs, surrounded by his family.

Denham Springs soldier and litigant in Livingston Parish school desegregation case dies  The Advocate

As the United States entered World War II, 17-year-old Cornelius Dunn left his home in Denham Springs, lied about his age and joined the U.S. Army.

Denham Springs High School Athletic Hall of Fame  The Advocate

The Denham Springs High School Athletic Hall of Fame classes of 2016 and 2017 will be enshrined Aug. 31 in a ceremony at Forrest Grove Plantation in ...

Tech education night classes to begin in Livingston Parish  WBRZ

LIVINGSTON PARISH - Starting Thursday, night two Livingston Parish high schools will be used for tech education classes.

In Louisiana, this unique program pays students to go to summer school  The Advocate

DENHAM SPRINGS — For a lot of high school kids, you couldn't pay them to go to summer school. In Livingston Parish and other parishes, not only can you ...

Denham Springs celebrates flood recovery efforts with a Celebration of Hope  The Advocate

DENHAM SPRINGS — In observance of the second anniversary of the widespread flooding in August of 2016, the Abundant Life Church will host the Second ...

Denham Springs High announces homecoming court  The Advocate

Denham Springs High School is celebrating homecoming this week with several activities.

Five takeaways spark Walker past Denham Springs 27-0  The Advocate

DENHAM SPRINGS — It was a defensive showdown Friday night as Walker shut out Denham Springs 27-0 for an important district win.

BOYS SOCCER | Statewide preseason rankings | Sports  The Livingston Parish News

Boys preseason statewide soccer rankings as selected by the Louisiana High School Soccer Coaches Association.

Suspect in Denham Springs double homicide arrested in Kentucky after lab results link him to crime  The Advocate

A man wanted for first-degree murder in the killings of a Denham Springs couple found beaten to death this week was apprehended Saturday in Kentucky.

Graduates: Denham Springs High School | Livingston/Tangipahoa  The Advocate

The Denham Springs High School Class of 2017 graduated Sunday, May 14, 2017, during a ceremony at Southeastern Louisiana University Center in ...

Denham Springs High School graduates honored | Living  The Livingston Parish News

Denham Springs High School seniors, 438 in number, received their high school diplomas at Southeastern University Center May 15.

Lewis Vincent Elementary named National Blue Ribbon School  The Livingston Parish News

DENHAM SPRINGS -- Lewis Vincent Elementary School became only the second Livingston Parish elementary to be named a National Blue Ribbon School ...

First-round draft projections are latest accolade former Denham Springs star Travis Swaggerty takes in stride  The Advocate

Travis Swaggerty was an unlikely choice to be a leadoff hitter. He had just one hit in the fall. Yet there he was, one game into South Alabama's 2016 season,

'No place like home': Denham Springs high, freshman high reopen after flood  The Advocate

For the first time in nearly five months, the grounds of Denham Springs High School and Freshman High swarmed with students Thursday as classes began on ...

Program pays students to go to summer school

For a lot of high school kids, you couldn't pay them to go to summer school. In Livingston Parish and other parishes, not only can you pay them, you can give ...

Autopsy shows elderly Denham Springs couple died of blunt force injury to the head, police say  The Advocate

An elderly Denham Springs couple found dead in their pool company building died of "blunt force injury to the head," according to a preliminary autopsy report ...

Dru Nettles fired by Denham Springs High after 12 seasons at his alma mater  The Livingston Parish News

The Dru Nettles era at Denham Springs High is over.

Defense paves way for Denham Springs romp over Live Oak  The Advocate

DENHAM SPRINGS — The bragging rights on Highway 16 belong to Denham Springs once again.

Water backs up into parts of Denham Springs High during heavy rains; no damage reported  The Advocate

A year after suffering severe damage from the historic August 2016 floods, Denham Springs High School again had to deal with water in parts of the school ...

2016 Denham Springs High Homecoming Court | Living  The Livingston Parish News

The 2016 Denham Springs High Homecoming Court was presented during halftime of the Yellow Jackets' game against the Central Wildcats on Oct. 21.

Denham Springs High welding students get career advice, donations  The Livingston Parish News

DENHAM SPRINGS – Welding students at Denham Springs High got some career advice – and a few donations – to help them this semester, and possibly with ...

Free heart screening leads to life-saving surgery  WBRZ

A free heart screening at Denham Springs High School led to a life-saving surgery for one student.

Results announced from Livingston Parish 4-H Achievement Day 2018  The Advocate

Livingston Parish 4-H Achievement Day was held March 23. Award winners include:

Denham Springs High band wins Houma competition  The Advocate

The Denham Springs High School Jacket Pride Marching Band earned Best in Class on Oct. 21 at the Battle on the Bayou competition at Terrebonne High ...

An emotional victory: In its football opener after August's devastating floods, Denham Springs routs Tara 47-0  The Advocate

One of Louisiana's most inspiring stories since August's historic flooding turned into a winner on the football field Friday night.

Denham Springs mourns coach, former star Joey Chustz  The Advocate

Denham Springs assistant football coach Joey Chustz, a star player for the school in 1990s, died suddenly Wednesday night.

U.S. Rep. Garret Graves teases $1.5B in flood control project funding  The Advocate

Louisiana could be in for even more federal assistance to aid the state's flood control efforts, U.S. Rep. Garret Graves said Monday.

Photos: Denham Springs High Senior Day | Photos  The Advocate

Denham Springs High School seniors have fun playing games, getting dunked, playing on giant inflatable slides and cooling off with sno cones and snacks ...

Power rankings, bragging rights on line in Denham Springs-Central matchup this week  The Advocate

What makes a high school football game a rivalry? That typically depends on the teams involved and what week of the season it is.

Denham Spring High library turns into art gallery for student works  The Advocate

DENHAM SPRINGS — The artistic creations of approximately 275 Denham Springs High School students, numbering about 500 pieces, were on display for ...

West Monroe High School band donates to Denham Springs High School band  The Advocate

The West Monroe High School's Rebel Band partnered with the AT&T Pioneers of Louisiana to present a $1000 check to the Denham Springs High School Band ...

Denham Springs High names homecoming court  The Advocate

It's homecoming week for Denham Springs High School.

GIRLS BASKETBALL | Curtain drops abruptly on Denham's season in gut-wrenching OT loss to ESJ  The Livingston Parish News

DENHAM SPRINGS -- Sadness is always an element to the end of a season, no matter what level or how the conclusion arrives.

Denham Springs High students overdose on ‘Juicy,’ leading to arrest of convenience store clerk  The Advocate

Denham Springs — A convenience store clerk has been arrested on hundreds of drug counts after two students overdosed at Denham Springs High School, ...

DSHS students qualify for Livingston Parish Honor Band  The Advocate

Denham Springs High School band students auditioned for the Livingston Parish Honor Band on Nov. 15. The students will practice with the ensemble Jan.

Report: Les Miles emerges as frontrunner for Kansas head coaching job  The Advocate

Former LSU football coach Les Miles is a front-runner for the Kansas head coaching position, according to The Athletic's Bruce Feldman.

Community mourns death of Denham Springs Freshman High School student, 14, after accident  The Livingston Parish News

DENHAM SPRINGS – Tributes and memorials continued in the community for a 14-year-old Denham Springs Freshman School student who died after a truck hit ...

Flags fly, drums beat at Denham Springs Winter Guard competition  The Advocate

Denham Springs High School hosted is Winter Guard competition Saturday with percussion and color guard units tossing flags and beating drums in precision ...

Junior highs band together for summer camp  The Advocate

DENHAM SPRINGS — About 75 junior high school music enthusiasts representing three schools spent a week of July honing their musical skills as part of the ...

Denham Springs and Live Oak High Schools face off on field they share  WBRZ

DENHAM SPRINGS - Two bitter high school rivals faced off on the football field Thursday night, despite spending months in the same campus. LIke any other ...

Happy holidays: 2 flooded Denham Springs schools to reopen after break, 3 others to relocate  The Advocate

When Livingston Parish students return from the holiday break in January, two more flood-damaged schools will reopen and three others will relocate to ...

LHSAA Playoff Time Is Near - Who Are the Contenders and Cinderellas?

With two weeks left in the regular season, let's look at who the contenders, the Cinderellas and the bubble teams are to make the Louisiana High School Athletic ...

Garden Club helps students learn about trees  The Advocate

A little over a year ago, substitute teacher Earline Sceroler and Denham High School agriscience teacher Cheryl Page were talking during duty when the subject ...

Good in so many ways, Denham boys still come up empty vs. Mandeville after shooting struggles  The Livingston Parish News

DENHAM SPRINGS -- Numbers don't usually lie in a basketball game. But when one number is so much different than the others, it sometimes makes the truth a ...

Kamryn King crowned Denham Springs homecoming queen  The Advocate

Denham Springs High School senior Kamryn King was crowned homecoming queen during festivities Friday at the football game against Central High School.

Denham Springs students receive welding supplies to replace flood loss  The Advocate

Students in the Denham Springs High School welding program are now equipped to get back to work, thanks to donations from the American Welding Society, ...

'Replacing tragedy with better things': Livingston Parish teachers return to classrooms to begin flood recovery  The Advocate

Jeri Frazier tugged at the waterlogged drawers of her desk, but couldn't get them to budge.

It's moving day in Watson: DSHS moves out of LOHS and heads home  The Advocate

Most couples aren't smiling the day the husband moves out, but on Jan. 3 at Live Oak High School in Watson, it was a happy day for the Joneses.

Jacket Proud: Denham Springs top Louisiana marching band at McNeese event  The Advocate

Denham Springs High School's Jacket Pride Marching Band received all superior scores Oct. 22 during the annual Showdown at Sundown High School ...

Final totals expected to exceed 6000 in Livingston Parish as early voting concludes today  The Livingston Parish News

LIVINGSTON -- The early round of voting for the Nov. 6 election ends at 6 p.m. Oct. 30 with record totals for a mid-term ballot.

LEDC to hear economist Loren Scott's forecast for Louisiana  The Livingston Parish News

DENHAM SPRINGS – Dr. Loren Scott will present his economic outlook for Louisiana at the fall quarterly meeting of the Livingston Economic Development ...

West Monroe High School lends helping hand to fellow band in Denham Springs

The West Monroe High School band is partnering with AT&T Pioneers to donate $1000 to the band at Denham Springs High School, who suffered devastation to ...

Denham Springs Athletic Association honors DSHS student-athletes  The Advocate

The Denham Springs Athletic Association at its May 15 meeting recognized student-athletes who recently graduated from Denham Springs High School who ...

Dutchtown Invitational Marching Festival will be Oct. 20 | Zachary  The Advocate

The Dutchtown Invitational Marching Festival will be from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, on Griffin Field at Dutchtown High School, 13165 La. 73, Geismar.

Livingston Parish schools to reopen 2nd week of Sept.; some students to relocate  The Advocate

Livingston Parish public schools will reopen for classes on Sept. 12, although some students will be relocated to other campuses as their usual school ...

Denham Springs trying to identify blighted property in recovering neighborhoods  The Advocate

A casual visitor who dropped into Denham Springs might never know that three-quarters of the city's structures flooded in August 2016.

Teen arrested for burglarizing home on Alphonse Forbes Road  WBRZ

PRIDE - A 19-year-old arrested Sunday has been accused of breaking into a home and stealing items on Alphonse Forbes Road.

LSU drum major visits Denham Springs band for first game of season  The Advocate

LSU's Golden Band from Tigerland drum major Daniel Wendt lead the the Denham Springs High School Band during a warm up in the school's band room ...

Saints, NFL to replace flood-damaged equipment for Denham Springs High

DENHAM SPRINGS (AP) -- The NFL and the New Orleans Saints say they'll replace flood-damaged football equipment at Denham Springs High School and ...

Denham Springs Antique Village gears up for Christmas  The Advocate

It's Christmastime in Denham Springs, and the city is celebrating with a monthlong celebration that kicks off Friday.

Ard, Wentzel push student safety in proposal of half-cent sales tax for school resource officers  The Livingston Parish News

LIVINGSTON -- Student safety should rank as top priority for voters when they decide on a perpetual half-cent sales tax to fund placement of school resource ...

Gov. Edwards announces board, commission appointments | Livingston/Tangipahoa  The Advocate

Gov. John Bel Edwards announced his appointments to several Louisiana boards and commissions. Susan G. Spring, of Independence, was appointed to the ...

Local high school bands to perform at Carnegie Hall

Timothy Marquess has spent hours on end practicing for the Denham Springs High School Wind Ensemble. But this year was especially hard.

Livingston Parish public schools providing free meals to students this summer  The Advocate

Nearly 15000 free meals will be served to Livingston Parish public school students enrolled in academic programs across the parish this summer.

Louisiana Flood of 2016: 2 Livingston schools to reopen in January

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Before and after: Photos show how water has receded in many flooded south Louisiana areas  The Advocate

Aerial photos taken over the past few day have shown devastating flooding across areas of south Louisiana. Photographer Bill Feig returned to many flooded ...

Davin Wayne Jones “Chico” | Obituaries  The Livingston Parish News

Davin Wayne Jones “Chico” passed away on Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 in Holden at the age of 37. He was a resident of Holden and was a heating and air.

Tour to feature a season of restoration  The Advocate

DENHAM SPRINGS — Seven homeowners in the area will welcome the public into their homes on Sunday, Dec. 3, to help raise funds for Project Graduation, ...

Krewe of Denham Springs schedules 2017 Mardi Gras Parade  The Livingston Parish News

Greetings to all from The Krewe of Denham Springs!

Kevin Gorman: Pirates' top pick Travis Swaggerty ready to suit up after signing  Tribune-Review

Travis Swaggerty was suited up but not in the way he wanted. The Pirates' first-round draft pick looked sharp for his introduction in a blue suit and gold tie but ...

Two Denham Springs natives in runoff for city council focus on revitalization efforts  The Advocate

Denham Springs residents will choose between two city natives, who say they are committed to helping their city revitalize since the August 2016 floods, when ...

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