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Former LA HS football players killed in crash  WAFB

Two people were killed in a Texas traffic crash Wednesday, and one of them has been identified as former Walker High School quarterback Jacobi Scott.



Denham Springs sports bar donating 10% of sales to family of Walker High QB killed in crash  WAFB

DENHAM SPRINGS, La. (WAFB) - A sports bar and grill in Denham Springs is donating 10% of its sales Thursday to the family of a former Walker High School ...



'He's amazing': On Laine Hardy Day, thousands turn out to see 'American Idol' finalist  The Advocate

They came in strollers, all-terrain vehicles and wagons, and of course, cars and pickups. They wore Laine T-shirts, tank tops and hats. Children held up ...



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 ...



Walker High welcomes 4 businesses to be run by students, professionals  WAFB

Walker High School is set to hold a ribbon cutting ceremony Thursday, Mar. 7 to celebrate the opening of four businesses on the new campus on Florida ...



ASL program launches at Walker High School, hopes to answer shortage of interpreters statewide  WAFB

WALKER, LA (WAFB) - A sign language program has launched at Walker High School this year to offer a new prospective to students interested in learning ...



Photos: Walker High hosts District 4-5A track meet  The Advocate

Athletes converge on Walker High School for the District 4-5A Track Meet, Wednesday, April 17, 2019, in Walker, La.



Thibodaux basketball player heading to Clarendon College  Daily Comet

After a historic senior season, Thibodaux High boys basketball star Kobi Johnson is ready for the next chapter of his life. Johnson, a standout point guard who ...



Walker High School welcomes four businesses to new campus  The Advocate

WALKER — Walker High School administrators, teachers, students and local business leaders held a ribbon-cutting ceremony March 7 to celebrate four ...



Nick Saban stops by Walker High to recruit  WAFB

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 ...



Head coach, defensive coordinator resign from Walker High School  WAFB

Two Walker High School football coaches have resigned.



GIRLS BASKETBALL | Walker High withdraws its appeal on behalf of Arnold, $5000 fine against school  The Livingston Parish News

More than a month after maintaining the school would appeal a calendar-year suspension of girls basketball coach Korey Arnold and $5000 fine against 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 ...



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 football coach Cecil Thomas accepts head job at Sulphur  The Advocate

Two and a half months after having the interim football coach tag taken out of his title, Walker High School's Cecil Thomas is walking away to accept another job.



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, ...



Local high school opens four new on-campus businesses  WBRZ

WALKER - You may often see retail stores or restaurants on a college campus, but one school in Livingston Parish is giving students what they want. Walker ...



Nick Saban stops by Louisiana high school to recruit  Knoe.com

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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



BASEBALL | Central at Walker  The Livingston Parish News

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron attend the 2019 NFL Draft in Nashville with hopes of seeing Devin White and Greedy Williams go in the first round. Joc goes deep ...



BASEBALL | Walker makes most of scoring opportunity, pitching and defense in win over LOHS  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – Everyone associated with the Walker baseball program is starting to forget about the results of the pre-district schedule.



'A huge hire': University High's Chad Mahaffey accepts head football job at Walker  The Advocate

Walker High School has never won an LHSAA football championship. But now the Class 5A Livingston Parish school has a head coach who has — Chad ...



SOFTBALL | Lady Cats complete transformation to District 4-5A champions with 3-1 victory over arch-rival Lady Jackets  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – It wasn't just preseason rhetoric when Walker's softball team established such lofty goals as winning the District 4-5A championship and reaching the ...



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, ...



SOFTBALL | Denham Springs at Walker  The Livingston Parish News

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GIRLS BASKETBALL | Lady Jackets, Lady Cats meet for a third time with Class 5A state title berth on the line  The Livingston Parish News

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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 ...



Speed limit lowered on Walker road  WAFB

The speed limit on a road in Walker has now been lowered.



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's Tiara Young, Jalen Cook lead LHSBCA all-state teams  The Advocate

Walker High School standouts Tiara Young and Jalen Cook headline the Louisiana High School Basketball Coaches Association's all-state teams.



School Board recognizes Walker High basketball stars Jalen Cook, Tiara Young  The Livingston Parish News

Jalen Cook and Tiara Young, both of Walker High, were recognized by the Livingston Parish School Board during its meeting Thursday, April 18.



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 year by the LHSAA amidst allegations of recruiting violations.



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 ...



Scotlandville outdistances Zachary to win 4-5A boys track title; ZHS girls repeat as champions  The Advocate

WALKER — A year ago, the District 4-5A boys track title was decided by the final relay and Zachary High came away with a two-point win over Scotlandville ...



Walker abruptly withdraws appeal of LHSAA girls basketball sanctions  The Advocate

A planned appeal for Walker High School and its girls basketball coach Korey Arnold never took place at the LHSAA executive committee meeting held ...



SOFTBALL | No. 8 Walker blasts Captain Shreve to reach quarterfinals against top-seeded team  The Livingston Parish News

SHREVEPORT – Walker High School was a small-ball team with a big blast on Tuesday as the No. 8 Wildcats defeated No. 24 Captain Shreve, 10-2, to advance ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Coming Up! | Coming Up  The Livingston Parish News

Thursday, May 2. Free Play in May. Play, learn, and grow together at the library! Discovery centers will be available for your child to have free play while learning ...



Redden, Grooms Win High School Tournament on Norfork Lake  BassResource.com

MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. — Tyner Redden and Hayes Grooms of Greenbrier, Ark., had plenty of fun Sunday on Norfork Lake, and it was rather rewarding.



BOYS BASKETBALL | Walker prepared to pursue elusive District 4-5A title along with DSHS, Live Oak  The Livingston Parish News

It's hard to imagine anything missing from Walker's first state championship season of a year ago.



Keenan Lewis named Landry-Walker football coach  WGNO New Orleans

Former Saints cornerback, Keenan Lewis has been named the new Head Football Coach at Landry-Walker High School.



Bonnabel beats Walker-Landry in wild finish  The Advocate

Bonnabel center Will Allen and guard Theo Johnson each made two pressure-packed free throws in the final 8.7 seconds, and the Bruins held on to win 61-59 in ...



Belaire at Walker football  The Livingston Parish News

Wilson, who signed the richest contract in NFL history last month, posted a video to Instagram on Mother's Day showing his mom's reaction as Wilson and his ...



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.



Rain forecasts prompt 5A regional track changes; Zachary to host Class 1A, Region 2 Wednesday  The Advocate

Track coaches usually don't base what they do on percentages. They put more stock in stopwatches and measured heights and distances.



2018-19 ALL-USA Louisiana Boys Basketball Team  USA TODAY High School Sports

USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the ALL-USA Louisiana Boys Basketball Team. Players were selected based on their athletic ...



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.



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.



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.



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 ...



BASEBALL | Wildcats contribute to own demise in dropping 6-1 decision, fall out of first place  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – Zachary capitalized on a flurry of errors and a stellar outing from Zack Farr to defeat league-leading Walker 6-1 on Tuesday in District 4-5A play.



Livingston Sports Roundup for March 7, 2019  The Advocate

It is a different Walker High School boys basketball team with many different faces and a largely different recipe for success.



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 ...



Jalen Cook scores 38 points, keys defense as Walker shoots down Scotlandville 69-65  The Advocate

It wasn't Jalen Cook's most prolific offensive game, but it was more than enough. By scoring a game-high 38 points and playing lock-down defense on Reece ...



Walker 7-on-7 football | Photo gallery  The Livingston Parish News

With one out in the bottom of the eighth inning, junior shortstop Josh Smith belted a solo home run to break the tie game and propel the No. 9 LSU baseball team ...



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 ...



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 ...



Poised, opportunistic Walker upsets No. 1 Sam Houston, earns first LHSAA tourney berth in 12 years  The Advocate

MOSS BLUFF — Don't believe Cinderella can wear cleats? Walker High School sure does. The eighth-seeded Lady Cats were 5 for 9 with runners in scoring ...



$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 ...



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.



Showcasing Louisiana  WAFB

The floating islands project consists of conservationists, corporations, and school children work together to rebuild Louisiana's eroding marsh. By ...



Tors hire Thomas as next coach | High School  American Press

SULPHUR — After a long search, Sulphur High School has found its man.



"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 ...



Career high school diplomas surging; more changes on the way  The Advocate

By any measure the number of public high school students earning career diplomas is up dramatically – 23 percent last year versus just 2 percent in 2013.



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 ...



Compare 2018 New Orleans school ratings  The Lens

State ratings will factor heavily in the superintendent's school closure recommendations released next week.



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 ...



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.



Walker High students qualify for national fishing tourney  www.brproud.com

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



Participants in fishing tournament walk away with more than a win  WAFB

If you want to volunteer or know someone that's interested in joining the Walker Parks Challenger Division call 225-788-7883.



Felony arrests Jan 1-9, 2019  The Livingston Parish News

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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 ...



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.



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.



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.



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 ...



Donald Ray Dedon  The Livingston Parish News

Donald Ray Dedon passed away at his home in Walker, Louisiana, on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, at the age of 72. He was a long-time member of Judson Baptist ...



Cristine Ranae Ginn Adams  The Livingston Parish News

Cristine Ranae Ginn Adams died unexpectedly on March 27, 2019, at her home in Denham Springs, LA, at the age of 49. She was born in Baton Rouge, LA, ...



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

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 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 ...



Four teens arrested after allegedly making threats at schools  WAFB

Four teens have been arrested and more are being investigated for making alleged threats against middle and high schools across Louisiana. In the last 24 ...



Four F-rated New Orleans charter schools given chance to improve; here's where, what to expect  The Advocate

Rather than revoking the contracts of four F-rated charter schools, Orleans Parish schools Superintendent Henderson Lewis Jr. and his team have elected to ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Crescent City Schools Notes for March 20 | Crescent City  The Advocate

ST. MARY MAGDALEN: The halls of St. Mary Magdalen School will be buzzing with proud grandparents March 20 during Grandparents Day events organized ...



New Orleans-area schools closing due to Thursday storm threat  NOLA.com

A dangerous storm system is expected to move into the New Orleans metro area Thursday (April 18). Tornadoes are possible, the National Weather *Service* said ...



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.



Walker High announces homecoming court  The Advocate

Walker High School has named it 2017 homecoming court.



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.



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 ...



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; ...



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

NEW ORLEANS-- The word great, on one hand denotes a sense of being exceptional, it can also apply to massive scale. Landry-Walker has the largest high ...



York County basketball star wins national title with IMG Academy  York Daily Record

Former Susquehannock rising star Jarace Walker helped the IMG Academy win a mythical national title in basketball. He's just a freshman.



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

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 ...



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 ...



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