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Nick Saban stops by Walker High to recruit  FOX 8 Live WVUE

WALKER, LA (WAFB) - Alabama Head Football Coach Nick Saban made a stop at Walker High School Tuesday morning to recruit one of the school's star ...

Nick Saban stops by Louisiana high school to recruit

Alabama Head Football Coach Nick Saban made a stop at Walker High School Tuesday morning to recruit one of the school's star athletes who is set to ...

Sulphur hires Walker’s Cecil Thomas as head football coach  KPLC

The Sulphur Golden Tors have hired former Walker High School coach Cecil Thomas to lead the football program. Thomas replaces Jeff Wainright who left the ...

Walker High principal gets down to business in preparing students for the working world  The Advocate

WALKER — As the bell rings at Walker High School, most kids are hopping on the school bus to head home. But some two dozen are donning green uniforms ...

Grambling State lands 13 on National Signing Day  KTAL

GRAMBLING, La. | Eight high school seniors and three junior college transfers, along with a pair of mid-year transfers, signed national letters of intent to ...

Head coach, defensive coordinator resign from Walker High School  WAFB

Two Walker High School football coaches have resigned.

Coach of Walker High School girl’s basketball team suspended for alleged recruiting violations  WAFB

The head coach of the Walker High School girl's basketball team has been suspended for alleged recruiting violations, according to a statement from the ...

Walker High School obtains information on LHSAA investigation, stage set for likely appeals  The Advocate

Walker High School Principal Jason St. Pierre appeared before the LHSAA's executive committee during an executive session Wednesday, setting the stage for ...

Walker High School students enter new school year in new campus  WBRZ

WALKER - School is back for students in South Louisiana this week. In Livingston Parish, this is more than just a new school year, students at Walker High are ...

Welcome to the new Walker High School  The Advocate

When students returned to Walker High School on Wednesday, they entered a freshly constructed campus that included a newly completed classroom building, ...

Lawyers resolve one issue as LHSAA rescinds suspensions for 3 Walker girls basketball players  The Advocate

No drama emerged from a passionate appeal on behalf of three Walker High girls basketball players who had one-year LHSAA suspensions rescinded last ...

Walker High grad elected first Louisiana woman to serve as national FFA officer  The Advocate

A graduate of Walker High School was elected as the first woman from Louisiana to serve as a national officer of the National Future Farmers of America ...

Walker High announces homecoming court, game  The Advocate

Walker High School announced the 2018 Homecoming Court on Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. The 2018 maids are, from left, front row, seniors Alaina Whittington, ...

4 Walker High students compete in national bass fishing tournament  WBXH

Four students from the Walker High School have traveled to Paris, Tennessee this week to compete in the Bassmaster High School Series National ...

FOOTBALL | Walker gets started early to spark history-making District 4-5A victory over Scotlandville, 50-22  The Livingston Parish News

SCOTLANDVILLE -- Walker took advantage of turnover luck and big plays to dispatch Scotlandville for the first time in school history, 50-22, in District 4-5A ...

University of Texas at San Antonio - UTSA adds nine to 2019 signing class  UTSA Athletics

SAN ANTONIO — UTSA head football coach Frank Wilson announced Wednesday that he has added nine decorated student-athletes to the program's 2019 ...

La. girls basketball coach suspended for calendar year for recruiting, but school still backs him  USA TODAY High School Sports

A Louisiana girls basketball coach has been suspended for a full calendar year by the Louisiana High School Athletic Association (LHSAA) in connection with ...

Walker high football preview  The Advocate

The opportunity for Walker High to make another run at state in boys basketball is a story that can wait for now. On Friday nights this fall, the school's football ...

Walker High senior threatened with expulsion over hair length turns to social media to fight back  The Advocate

A Walker High School senior who says he's been threatened with expulsion over the length of his hair has gathered more than 14000 signatures on a petition ...

Walker High Class of 2018 graduates in Hammond ceremony  The Advocate

Walker High School's Class of 2018 graduated Saturday during commencement ceremonies at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond.

FOOTBALL 2018 | Wildcats driven by higher expectations following near miss in first round of Class 5A state playoffs  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – Walker's Wildcats are still in search of the school's first Class 5A state playoff victory after coming painstakingly close a year ago.

Room to learn: Walker High students to return to first new school buildings as school expands  The Advocate

WALKER — When students at Walker High School return from winter vacation, they'll find three new buildings waiting for them.

Teens arrested after editing picture to look like they had weapon at Walker High School, police say  The Advocate

Two teens were arrested Thursday a day after they edited a photo of themselves at Walker High School to look like they had a weapon in a classroom, according ...

Appeal for Walker girls basketball players falls through when LHSAA counsel unavailable  The Advocate

A planned appeal for two Walker High School girls basketball players ruled ineligible last month fell through when the attorney representing the LHSAA in the ...

FOOTBALL 2018 | Lockhart provides Wildcats with fierce presence in secondary but can impact game on offense as well  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – The vintage highlights of some of the NFL's most feared safeties are reference points by which Walker senior safety BJ Lockhart goes about carved ...

Walker falls to Bishop Loughlin to open Allstate Sugar Bowl National Prep Classic  The Advocate

Walker High School had no answer for the duo of Justin and Julian Champagnie.

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.

VIDEO: Watch 170-pound La. football prospect BJ Lockhart squat 620 pounds  USA TODAY High School Sports

It's sometimes said that if a football player can squat twice his or her body weight, they're in ideal football shape. If so, what does that make BJ Lockhart, who ...

Walker High students create videos to spread message of benefits of organ donation  WBXH

Amid the chaos of mouse clicks and conversations inside the Walker High School TV studio, students are learning about more than just video production.

Walker High students qualify for national fishing tourney

Two fishing teams from Walker High School are now qualified to compete in the 2018 BASS National High School Championship.

UTSA adds nine players to 2019 football signing class on Wednesday

The nine join 13 other players who signed with the Roadrunners during NCAA's early signing period in December.

Landry-Walker employee issued summons for simple battery following school fight, police say  WDSU New Orleans

A student injured in a fight Thursday at Landry-Walker High School is speaking out. The student, Spencer Maye, is alleging that a faculty member trying to break ...

Dribble time: Kids learn basketball skills at Walker High camp  The Advocate

Youth in first through eighth grade learned basketball skills last week during the annual Walker Basketball Camp at Walker High School.

BOYS BASKETBALL | 'Must-win game'. Wildcats dig down deep to turn back Bears down the stretch  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – Walker High left New Orleans with a pair of losses in three games at the prestigious AllState Sugar Bowl National Prep Classic.

Books and Braids: Walker High senior encourages youngsters to read while she braids their hair  The Advocate

DENHAM SPRINGS — Every Monday at 7 a.m., Emily Seighman sets up a miniature beauty parlor in a classroom at Denham Springs Elementary.

Livingston Parish Schools honors top teachers, principals of the year  The Advocate

WALKER — Livingston Parish public schools recognized the district's top principals and teachers for the 2017-2018 school year, as well as the Teacher of the ...

Lucy Dacus releases cover of 'La Vie En Rose' for Valentine's Day, announces 'Singles' series & world tour

Richmond's indie sensation Lucy Dacus has released a catchy, poppy version of "La Vie En Rose" in honor of Valentine's Day. Take a listen here.

New school approach: Former Evangel coach Meoko Young, daughter Tiara, settling into new roles at Walker  The Advocate

Some intense exchanges between Meoko Young and her daughter happen after games or practices are over. “What did I tell you about yesterday in the car?

"Think corn, vote Cobb": Walker High student elected president of statewide 4-H organization  The Advocate

Westin Cobb, who was elected president of Louisiana 4-H this summer on the campaign slogan, "Think corn, vote Cobb," said he wants the organization to ...

Herman Ellis Crotwell, Jr. | Obituaries  The Livingston Parish News

Herman Ellis Crotwell, Jr., 84, passed away on Oct. 13, 2018, at his home surrounded by his family. Herman spent his life working with people from all walks of ...

$25 million expansion of Walker High School breaks ground  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER — Principal Jason St. Pierre directed traffic himself Monday morning, but it's the direction Walker High School is pointed in that has local and parish ...

Livingston Parish Assessor Jeff Taylor announces 2018 school supply drive to collect donations Aug. 4-5  The Advocate

LIVINGSTON — Livingston Parish Assessor Jeff Taylor, local volunteers and area businesses are once again sponsoring the Assess the Need campaign to ...

Livingston Parish completes reconstruction of flooded schools  WBXH

Just two years after historic flooding devastated Livingston Parish schools, construction is finished at 15 different locations and workers are putting the finishing ...

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 ...

Livingston schools are better preparing students for college through AP testing thanks to new grant  The Advocate

Livingston Parish schools took a big step forward in its offerings of Advanced Placement courses this past school year.

Louisiana senior enhances English language skills in Spanish-speaking students, braids hair through self-creat  WAFB

DENHAM SPRINGS, LA (WAFB) - Armed with only $100 and a vision for what she could do to improve the lives of youth in Baton Rouge, high school student ...

Walker High School graduates honored | Living  The Livingston Parish News

Walker High* School seniors, 303 in number, received their high school diplomas at Southeastern University Center in Denham Springs on May 21.

GIRLS SOCCER | Lady Cats fall victim to second-half scoring blitz from Redstickers to drop district match  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – St. Joseph's Academy exploded for six goals in the second half to down Walker 7-1 in Tuesday's District 3-I matchup.

Livingston Parish recognizes top teachers and principals

The top Livingston Parish Public School teachers and principals were given their awards at a special dinner awards ceremony.

Walker High School to house Nike Apparel store  The Advocate

Shoppers soon will be able to purchase Nike name-brand apparel on the Walker High School campus, thanks to a Career and Technical Education partnership ...

Friday Night Bands: The powerhouse Landry-Walker Band  WGNO New Orleans

Be at the right place at the right time, with the right equipment, ready to concentrate, that's the key to life.

Samuel “Sam” Joseph Riso | Obituaries  The Livingston Parish News

Samuel “Sam” Joseph Riso of Walker died unexpectedly in Baton Rouge on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at the age of 28. Sam was born May 18, 1990, ...

Walker girls basketball coach Korey Arnold gets 300th career win  The Advocate

Walker High School girls basketball coach Korey Arnold was thrilled to net a pivotal District 4-5A road win over Scotlandville on Tuesday night.

Walker High announces homecoming court  The Advocate

Walker High School has named it 2017 homecoming court.

MORNING UPDATE | Livingston Parish headlines from December 20, 2018  The Livingston Parish News

The New England Patriots turned in one of their best defensive efforts in ages on the biggest stage, leading the way to a 13-3 win over the Los Angeles Rams in ...

Algiers Charter schools' employees must reapply for their jobs next year  The Advocate

Employees at two West Bank charter schools must reapply for their jobs at the end of the school year.

Livingston Parish students outpace most peers on taking Advance Placement courses, testing  The Advocate

LIVINGSTON — Livingston Parish high school students continue to outpace most of their peers around the state for enrolling in Advanced Placement courses ...

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.

Photos: Walker Christmas Challenge | Photos  The Advocate

Lutcher, Dutchtown, Pontchatoula, Live Oak, Walker and Jehovah-Jireh participate in the Walker Christmas Challenge tournament Thursday evening, December ...

Walker High School Band of Legacy celebrating festival, band honors  The Advocate

The Walker High School Band of Legacy performed in the Sulphur Marching Festival, held Oct. 29 at Sulphur High School's Matt Walker Stadium. Walker was ...

Fifteen make up new Walker County Sports Hall of Fame class  Daily Mountain Eagle

Former Curry High School star Kellye Jordan-Bowen is one of 15 members of the 2018 Walker County Sports Hall of Fame Class, which will be inducted on ...

4-H Achievement Day draws students from throughout Livingston Parish  The Advocate

WALKER — Approximately 1000 4-H Club members from throughout Livingston Parish representing every school in the parish gathered at Walker High School ...

Man calls 911 himself after allegedly choking, killing father  WAFB

The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office has arrested a man who's accused of choking and killing his father.

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:

Walker teen who shot, killed his mother is sentenced to life in prison  The Advocate

LIVINGSTON — A Walker man who shot and killed his mother at age 17 was sentenced Monday to life in prison with the possibility of parole after 25 years.

Walker High School graduate serving as Navy missile technician  The Advocate

Petty Officer 3rd Class Austin Broussard, a Baton Rouge native and 2015 Walker High School graduate, is serving as a missile technician aboard the USS ...

Victim killed in Walker wreck may have been impaired; ID released

WALKER, LA (WAFB) - One person is dead after a crash on a busy road Tuesday morning in Livingston Parish, according to investigators. The Walker Police ...

Southern Lab-Riverside showdown moved to Walker High on Thursday; MPA hosts Salmen  The Advocate

The day and site have changed, but the anticipated showdown between two of Louisiana's top football teams in Class 2A/1A is a go.

Walker woman wins gold medal in bowling at Special Olympics  WBXH

A Walker woman competing in the National Special Olympics will be taking a gold medal back home to Louisiana.

Landry-Walker DC Dennis Christopher named football coach At Sophie B. Wright  The Advocate

Sophie B. Wright athletic director Jason Bertrand refers to his school as one of the city's “hidden gems'' in terms of football potential.

Check out the Louisiana Sports Writers Association's preseason high school football polls  The Advocate

School Rec Pts. First-place votes in parentheses. 1. John Curtis (2) 0-0 100. 2. Zachary (6) 0-0 97. 3. West Monroe (1) 0-0 91. 4. Destrehan 0-0 81. 5.

Principal reads "We Don't Eat Our Classmates" to students amid advice-filled back-to-school season  The Advocate

The signs of back to school in south Louisiana are unmistakable. Yellow school buses rolling. School zones reactivated. Social media feeds filled with smiling ...

Walker High School celebrates Veterans Day | Living  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER — Veterans come from all walks of life, the guest speaker at Walker High School's Veterans Day program said, but, “The common denominator is they ...

Walker High School project to go out to bids, construction could start as early as March  The Advocate

Livingston — After months of planning, construction on the main portion of the Walker High School overhaul is expected to begin soon.

Photos: Baton Rouge High takes team titles, others excel at Capital City Swim League meet  The Advocate

Baton Rouge High School swept the boys and girls team titles at the final regular season Capital City Swim League meet on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018 at Crawfish ...

LSU Lady Tigers Ink Commitment from Five-Star Combo Guard  Fanbuzz

The Tigers inked a commitment from the Louisiana combo guard on Friday, adding a third recruit to Nikki Fargas' 2019 recruiting class.

Former Walker Freshman High teacher arrested, accused of having sex with a student  The Advocate

A former Walker high school teacher is behind bars after a 15-year-old student told police he had a sexual relationship with her.

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.

4-H Achievement Day at Walker High School | Living  The Livingston Parish News

Overall Club Awards. • Overall 1st Place Club, Banner Division: South Live Oak Elementary; Overall 2nd Place Club, Banner Division: Southside Elementary; ...

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.

Walker seizes control early; St. Amant unable to get foothold  The Advocate

WALKER — Walker was only one spot below St. Amant in the LHSAA power rankings, but the Wildcats showed there was a bigger difference between the two ...

Neighbors FCU helps Walker student start “Book and Braids” reading program

BATON ROUGE, LA (December 7, 2018) — Last year, Neighbors FCU hosted a contestfor high school students in the Greater Baton Rouge area to submit an ...

Help WBRZ pack the pod for Pat's Coats for Kids  WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Today WBRZ's Pat Shingleton is packing the pod at Walmart on College Drive.

Livingston Parish 4-H holds 2018 Food Festival  The Advocate

First place winners at the Livingston Parish 4-H Food Festival recently held at Lewis Vincent Elementary School in Denham Springs include, from left, front row, ...

Photos: Walker outlasts Landry-Walker in OT thriller to claim first state title  The Advocate

Walker High School outlasted Landry-Walker in an overtime thriller to claim its first Mash Madness LHSAA Class 5A State Championship Saturday, March 10, ...

Political announcement: Jimmy Watson for Walker mayor | News  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER — Jimmy Watson has announced his candidacy for mayor of Walker in the Nov. 8 election. Below is his announcement.

New classrooms at Albany schools among the Livingston Parish school construction projects  The Advocate

Two years after Albany voters rejected a 43.5-mill property tax proposal to build a new elementary school, school officials have taken a more modest approach to ...

Fast start powers sixth-ranked Scotlandville past Walker 46-15  The Advocate

WALKER — It wasn't a perfect game for sixth-ranked Scotlandville High. The Hornets didn't capitalize on every red zone opportunity. A bad snap on a punt led to ...

The Story of the Rawlins Brothers: Part of the Human Jukebox Legacy  WGNO New Orleans

This is the story of two Southern alums who also happen to be brothers and directors of two of the best high school bands in the city. They are both graduates of ...

Dustin “BG” Nathanial Chutz Sr. | Obituaries  The Livingston Parish News

Dustin “B.G.” Nathanial Chutz Sr., a resident of Walker, passed away March 30, 2018. Born in Baton Rouge on May 7, 1986, Dustin went on to study at Walker ...

Hazmat Studies: Livingston, LA, Train Derailment—36 Years Later

Robert Burke looks back at how one town managed a train derailment with hazardous materials and explosions.

Sanders-Jeanice announce upcoming February wedding | Engagements  The Livingston Parish News

Amy Waine Sanders of Walker and Jonathan Ryan Jeanice announced their plans to marry on Feb. 25 at White Oak Plantation in a ceremony beginning at 7 ...

Graduation 2016: Part 3 of 3: Albany, Maurepas and Walker high schools  The Livingston Parish News

ALBANY, MAUREPAS AND WALKER high schools held graduations last weekend - MHS in their gym on Friday and both AHS and WHS at Southeastern on ...

Walker JROTC passes evaluation | Living  The Livingston Parish News

Walker High School's Marine Corps Junior ROTC program underwent its three-year inspection and evaluation from the Corps' Office of Inspector General on Oct.

Check out the Baton Rouge high school basketball Top 5s  The Advocate

1, Scotlandville 14-3: The Hornets of 4-5A get the nod by a small margin, thanks to impressive win in EBR tourney. 2, Walker 16-2: The Wildcats, also of 4-5A, ...

LSU offers elite 2021 WR Chris Hilton

LSU's offer has come in to one of Louisiana's top sophomore prospects. Zachary (La.) High School wide receiver. Chris Hilton. RANK. NATIONAL. STATE.

Walker's seniors Martin Brooks & Terrell Warner sign with Kansas JUCO  The Livingston Parish News

+1 Buy Now Walker seniors Terrell Warner (second from left) and Martin Brooks (second from right) sign their paperwork for scholarship agreements with Dodge ...

PARISH BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT | Lady Tigers get help from supporting cast in win over Lady Hornets  The Livingston Parish News

MAUREPAS – There's no denying the value of Presleigh Scott to Doyle's basketball team when she's on the floor.

Check out the Baton Rouge area high school basketball Top 5s  The Advocate

Class 5A/4A. 1. Scotlandville 18-5 and Walker 23-3: Impressive week for the Hornets included a win over an Texas team in Saturday's Howard Davis Hall of ...

Walker ends losing streak to Denham Springs in huge way  The Advocate

WALKER — Walker High School ended a decade of frustration against Denham Springs on Friday night in emphatic fashion.

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