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Walker High basketball star Jalen Cook commits to LSU  WAFB

Jalen Cook is the latest to commit to Will Wade's basketball team.

Walker 4th of July | Calendar  The Livingston Parish News

The City of Walker will host its annual Independence Day Celebration on Thursday, July 4, at 3 p.m. at Sidney Hutchinson Park, 30500 Corbin Ave. This is a free, ...

James Durbin  The Livingston Parish News

James Durbin, a native of New Iberia and resident of Denham Springs, passed away on Wednesday, June 12, 2019, and went to his eternal home in heaven ...

July 4th in Baton Rouge: Where to celebrate, catch fireworks, see parades and more  The Advocate

Massive firework displays, cookouts, live music, parades — there are a lot of ways the Baton Rouge area celebrates the Fourth of July.

Coming Up! | Coming Up  The Livingston Parish News

Thursday, June 27. Great Baking Book Club. Combine your love for baking and books in the same club! Members are invited monthly to try out a recipe from a ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

FOOTBALL | Walker High able to land state championship-caliber coach in U-High's Mahaffey  The Livingston Parish News

The head football coaching vacancy at Walker High School appeared to be headed into the month of March when the school's principal, Jason St. Pierre, ...

Walker High welcomes four businesses to new campus  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER -- Business is officially open at Walker High.

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 ...

Walker High Class of 2019 | Photo Gallery  The Livingston Parish News

All photos are available for sale through our website! Press 'Buy Now' and have access to everything from a variety of photo sizes, coffee mugs, posters, ...

7-in-Seven Countdown: Top Touchdown Live matchups in 2019  KPLC

We are just five weeks away from KPLC's coverage of Two-A-Days and to get ready we continue our 7-in-Seven countdown.

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, ...

Head coach, defensive coordinator resign from Walker High School  WAFB

Two Walker High School football coaches have resigned.

BOYS BASKETBALL | Walker christens new gym in style with decisive league win over Denham Springs  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER - The way the Walker Wildcats were sharing the ball Friday against Denham Springs High School, the new high school gymnasium was the individual ...

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 ...

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 robotics team scores second-place finish in regional competition  The Livingston Parish News

Six students on the Walker High School underwater robotics team recently competed in the 7th Annual Northern Gulf Coast Regional ROV Competition held at ...

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.

Crimetracker Cold Case: Who killed Bianca Forman?  FOX 8 Live WVUE

Nearly 27 years after someone shot a pregnant New Orleans mother on the Westbank, killing her and her unborn baby, detectives and the victims grown ...

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 ...

HALL OF FAME | Walker High School biographical sketches  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – Nine individuals make up the inaugural class of the Walker high School Hall of Fame honored on Thursday, Oct. 18.

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.

Walker High JROTC claims second-place finishes in annual drill meet  The Livingston Parish News

The Walker High School Marine Corps JROTC program earned a pair of second-place finishes during the 31st Annual Jesuit Drill Meet.

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 ...

Walker High announces 2018 homecoming court | Living  The Livingston Parish News

The 2018 homecoming court for Walker High School was announced on Friday, Sept. 21.

Walker's Jalen Cook selected as Louisiana Farm Bureau/Mr. Basketball winner  The Advocate

Basketball coaches talk about it and so do players. It seems like everybody knows something about taking his game to a new level.

Jalen Cook scores 37, guides Walker to 53-48 win over Ouachita in 5A semifinal  The Advocate

LAKE CHARLES — A legend was born last March when Walker High rallied from an eight-point deficit in the final two minutes and then went to overtime to win ...

FOOTBALL | Walker High placed on 1-year administrative probation, fined $100 by LHSAA  The Livingston Parish News

Walker High School was placed on administrative probation for one calendar year and fined $100 for the use of an ineligible player during a junior varsity ...

FOOTBALL | Richard enjoys standout performance in second week of Walker's 7-on-7 league  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – Walker High junior Peyton Richard may not be the most physically imposing football player on the field, but what he may lack in stature he makes up ...

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 ...

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 ...

BOYS BASKETBALL | Thibodaux stuns defending champion Walker with late run toward finish line  The Livingston Parish News

LAKE CHARLES – Dejected looks. Blank stares. Solemn locker room.

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, ...

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 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 ...

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

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GIRLS BASKETBALL | Path for Walker's Young to becoming one of the nation's elite players, scoring more than 4000 points filled with hard work, dedication at an early age  The Livingston Parish News

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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.

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 ...

Walker High construction, class offerings not slowing down  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – Jason St. Pierre can pull out his cellphone and, in a second, the Walker High School principal can find the video clip.

Livingston Parish recognizes top students of the year  The Advocate

WALKER — Livingston Parish Public Schools recognized the district's top Student of the Year winners in grades 5, 8 and 12, as well as those students from each ...

Walker High graduate becomes Louisiana's first female to serve as National FFA officer  The Livingston Parish News

Layni LeBlanc, an LSU College of Agriculture and Honors College student and a graduate of Walker High School, was elected as the National Future Farmers of ...

SOFTBALL | St. Amant edges Walker, 2-1, ending LadyCats' season in semifinals  The Livingston Parish News

SULPHUR — No. 8 Walker came within inches of keeping its season alive in the seventh inning of the Class 5A semifinal Friday, but No. 4 St. Amant held on.

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 ...

Livingston Parish School Board recognizes Walker High senior, state 4-H president  The Livingston Parish News

LIVINGSTON -- The Livingston Parish School Board recognized Walker High School senior Westin Cobb on Thursday for his accomplishment as a Louisiana ...

BASKETBALL | Wildcats open summer league in victorious fashion following lead of Cook, Butler  The Livingston Parish News

BATON ROUGE – It's not exactly earth-shattering news when senior point guard Jalen Cook leads Walker in scoring.

GIRLS BASKETBALL | John Curtis at Walker | Photo Gallery  The Livingston Parish News

Nearly 8 inches of rain fell in a protracted period of time Thursday. A tornado came through Livingston Parish, as well. Homes and businesses flooded as water ...

BASEBALL | Run by Walker's 'Gold' to Denham Springs Wood Bat final helps Wildcats create momentum  The Livingston Parish News

DENHAM SPRINGS – The magic on Walker High's run to the final of Denham Springs Wood Bat Tournament may have run out against Catholic High in ...

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 ...

Speed limit lowered on Walker road  WAFB

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

BASEBALL | Walker's 'Green' squad makes most of walks in 4-1 win over Teurlings Catholic  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – Walker's 'Green' squad did an excellent job taking advantage of walks in their 4-1 victory over Teurlings Catholic Friday night during the Denham ...

Walker turns tables on Denham Springs with 3-1 win to clinch outright 4-5A softball title  The Advocate

The Walker High School softball team made history by winning its first district title in 10 years, but there was no mystery to the Lady Cats' 3-1 victory over ...

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 ...

Schedules, routes for parish's upcoming 2018 Christmas parades | Living  The Livingston Parish News

Parades will soon march in Livingston Parish. The parish will launch into a two-week period of parades in six different cities and towns, beginning Dec.

BASKETBALL | DSHS, Live Oak, Walker look at summer league as learning tool for team's development  The Livingston Parish News

Fourth-year Denham Springs basketball coach Kevin Caballero recently looked around the room at the prospects of his upcoming basketball team and ...

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.

FOOTBALL | Cook's 105-yard interception return highlights Walker's big-play capability in scrimmage  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – It was the best drive by Woodlawn's offense, having reached Walker's 14-yard line with two seconds remaining in Thursday's spring football ...

2019 ALL-PARISH SOFTBALL | Reversal of fortunes: Walker's Fletcher named Coach of Year after dramatic turnaround campaign  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER - Walker High's second-year coach Hali Fletcher said the byword going into the 2019 season was grit.

FOOTBALL | Walker's Lockhart, Watson sign to play at Garden City CC, Grambling State  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – Parents were talking both football and education at a signing ceremony Wednesday, Feb. 6, for two Walker High School athletes.

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 ...

Livingston Sports Roundup for May 23, 2019  The Advocate

Summer is coming. Before the focus turns to beach trips and down time, let's take one last chance to look back on the 2018-19 school year. Here are some of the ...

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.

GIRLS BASKETBALL | LHSAA immediately restores eligibility to three previously suspended Walker players  The Livingston Parish News

More than a month after the LHSAA ruled three players from Walker High School's girls basketball team ineligible, suspended coach Korey Arnold for a calendar ...

BASEBALL | Doyle hosting eight-team tourney; DSHS, Walker, Live Oak on road in premier events  The Livingston Parish News

The eight-team Doyle High School baseball tournament is scheduled to begin Thursday, weather permitting, and take place over three days at two different sites.

BOYS BASKETBALL | Walker's Montgomery rises to occasion in first year as a starter on both ends of floor  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – When Walker High's on defense for its first possession in Thursday's Class 5A state semifinal at 4:45 p.m. senior Trent Montgomery will be matched ...

BOYS BASKETBALL | Walker's Smith, Watson have enjoyed status as starters after patiently waiting their turn  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – Even moments after enjoying one of his most productive nights of the season in Friday's 92-53 opening-round Class 5A state playoff victory, Walker ...

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 ...

FOOTBALL | Defense delivers in key moments to help Walker turn back Parkview Baptist, improve to 4-0  The Livingston Parish News

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2018-19 ALL-PARISH BASKETBALL | Walker's Cook, Young shine bright atop 2018-19 All-Parish basketball teams  The Livingston Parish News

Among the statewide laurels that have piled up by the bushel after this season, Walker High's Jalen Cook never forgets one thing.

BOYS BASKETBALL | Walker one of four returning state champions in its Christmas Classic field  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER - The rise of Walker High's boys basketball program has helped in the formation and development of one of the area's top holiday tournaments.

GIRLS BASKETBALL | On heels of McDonald's All-American snub, Walker's Young soars to new heights with career-high 50 points  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – There aren't many basketball teams that Tiara Young's talent isn't considered good enough to make.

BASEBALL | Start of summer baseball begins today with Denham Springs Wood Bat Tournament  The Livingston Parish News

DENHAM SPRINGS – The summer baseball season gets underway this afternoon with the 2019 Denham Springs Wood Bat Tournament taking place at four ...

FOOTBALL | Walker able to overcome adverse circumstances, turns back Broadmoor to reach 2-0  The Livingston Parish News

BATON ROUGE – The Walker Wildcats were going to have enough on their hands with a muddy field, a slippery ball and undefeated Broadmoor on the road.

PARISH BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT | Top-seeded Wildcats take care of business to move into final game  The Livingston Parish News

MAUREPAS –There were some areas in particular of a 21-point halftime lead that Walker boys basketball coach Anthony Schiro didn't like in Friday's game with ...

SOFTBALL | Walker reaches first state tournament in 12 years with upset of top-seeded Sam Houston  The Livingston Parish News

MOSS BLUFF – Walker High's softball team had traveled too far this season to be turned back 15 miles away from the site of the state tournament.

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 ...

2018 ALL-PARISH FOOTBALL TEAM | Walker's Lockhart more than 'measured up' as Defensive MVP  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – The chip that B.J. Lockhart's carried around on his shoulder during his career has been a sizeable one.

GIRLS BASKETBALL | Walker's Young claims state's prestigious Gatorade Player of the Year honor  The Livingston Parish News

Walker High's Tiara Young may have been omitted from participating on a national stage with the nation's top high school players in the McDonald's ...

GIRLS BASKETBALL | Lady Cats honor senior class, register District 4-5A blowout of Lady Broncos  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – The one season she's had in a Walker High uniform will be considered memorable by Tarondia Harold's own admission, something that was evident ...

Check out the LSWA 2019 High School All-State track teams  The Advocate

The 2019 LSWA All-State Track & Field Teams, selected by LSWA members from regular season and state meet results. (* Indicates season-best time before ...

BOYS BASKETBALL | Live Oak at Walker | Photo Gallery  The Livingston Parish News

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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 ...

BOYS BASKETBALL | Seventh-straight victory has Wildcats in quarters, drawing favorable comparisons  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – The two teams may be vastly different in makeup, but year's version of the Walker High basketball team is starting to resemble its Class 5A state ...

BOYS BASKETBALL | Riverside overcomes Walker, Cook's 43 points with blistering second-half effort  The Livingston Parish News

LAFAYETTE - The much-anticipated rematch between Walker and Sophie B Wright won't take place after all.

PARISH BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT | Walker vs Denham Springs girls | Photo gallery  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 ...

Around Livingston: May 9, 2019 | Livingston/Tangipahoa  The Advocate

Graduations are scheduled for Livingston high schools: Albany High School, 7 p.m. May 22 at SLU; Denham Springs High School, 3 p.m. May 19 at SLU; Doyle ...

BASKETBALL | Walker High's Cook, Young named Outstanding Players on Class 5A All-State teams  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER – Walker High School is at the epicenter of the Class 5A postseason basketball universe once again.

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.

BASEBALL | Smith's 3-run homer helps Walker complete 7-2 victory over Zachary in 4-5A opener  The Livingston Parish News

It was the type of game Walker High baseball coach Randy Sandifer had been waiting all season for.

TRACK & FIELD | Walker's girls secure fifth-place finish; Sims, Hayden headed to state in pole vault  The Livingston Parish News

ZACHARY - For the third consecutive year Walker High's Kaitlyn Hayes will return to the Class 5A state track and field meet at LSU's Bernie Moore Track ...

VOLLEYBALL | Lady Cats play closer to potential to register sweep, first victory of the season  The Livingston Parish News

WALKER - Walker's first win of the season was never in doubt.

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.

Walker Elementary parent's transfer request leads to hearing, social media questions about school  The Livingston Parish News

DENHAM SPRINGS – A parent's request to transfer her children to a Denham Springs elementary school faces a hearing, but also could end up in court.

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