Davis earns top offense award

Published Saturday, March 15, 2014
By Richard Greene

No one in District 21-A Division II was as prolific scoring this season as Slidell's Isaac Davis.

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Pruett garners 21-A MVP

Published Saturday, March 15, 2014
By Richard Greene

Slidell's Caitlin Pruett torched opponents in District 21-A Division II play, helping the Lady Greyhounds to a runner-up finish and playoff berth.

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Crimstoppers: Investigators seek info in church burglary

Published Wednesday, March 12, 2014
By Messenger Staff

Wise County Sheriff's Office investigators are seeking information related to the Feb. 14 burglary of First Baptist Church in Slidell.

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Slidell Elementary Fourth Six Weeks Honor Roll

Published Wednesday, March 12, 2014
By Messenger Staff

Slidell Elementary Fourth Six Weeks Honor Roll

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Saturday Sports Buffet: Forever champs – Slidell’s back-to-back title teams remain county’s lone boys champs

Published Saturday, March 8, 2014
By Richard Greene

Sitting at the kitchen table Thursday afternoon, a twinkle quickly came to Edwin Pruett's eyes when asked about his days on the hardcourt for the Slidell Greyhounds.

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Fouls bring down Hounds

Published Saturday, March 1, 2014
By Brandon Evans

With 2:24 left in the final quarter, the Slidell Greyhounds held a six-point lead over the defending state champion.

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Hounds hold off Avinger in OT; Davis scores 36 in area win

Published Wednesday, February 26, 2014
By Richard Greene

An Avinger player hit a 3-pointer in the final seconds of the fourth quarter Friday to take Slidell into overtime.

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Slidell captures UIL medals

Published Wednesday, February 26, 2014
By Messenger Staff

Slidell Elementary UIL district winners were named recently. They were:

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Crime leads to acts of kindness

Published Saturday, February 22, 2014
By Brandon Evans

Forgiveness was rewarded last week. The sign on the marquee in front of Slidell First Baptist Church reads, "To those who robbed us we forgive you."

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Hounds ready for area round; Slidell faces Avinger

Published Saturday, February 22, 2014
By Richard Greene

Walking off the floor Monday night after a victory over Dodd City, Isaac Davis and his Slidell Greyhound teammates felt accomplished.

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Slidell tames Dodd City, 75-48

Published Wednesday, February 19, 2014
By Richard Greene

For the first time since 2007, the Slidell Greyhounds left the floor Monday as victors in a playoff game.

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Saltillo down Lady Hounds

Published Wednesday, February 19, 2014
By Rich Hilliard

Though the deficit continued to grow throughout the second half, Slidell continued to hustle on the court.

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Clark’s talent, record open to all

Published Wednesday, February 19, 2014
By Irene Wilson

Feb. 18 - 28 the polls open for early voting, and election day is March 4.

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Vehicle, electronics stolen from Slidell church

Published Saturday, February 15, 2014
By Brandon Evans

Burglars targeted a Slidell church early Friday morning, stealing approximately $35,000 of items including a vehicle and electronic equipment.

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Hounds hope for playoff win

Published Saturday, February 15, 2014
By Richard Greene

Making their third straight trip to the playoffs, the Slidell Greyhounds are hungry for their first postseason win since 2007.

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Lady Hounds run past Savoy

Published Saturday, February 15, 2014
By Richard Greene

Playing their first playoff game in two seasons, the Slidell Lady Greyhounds came out firing.

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Boys Basketball: Greyhounds blow out Midway

Published Wednesday, February 12, 2014
By Richard Greene

The Slidell Greyhounds buried Midway early Friday with a 21-4 run.

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Slidell Junior High School and High School Honor Roll

Published Wednesday, February 12, 2014
By Messenger Staff

Slidell Junior High School and High School Honor Roll

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Hounds run past Prairie Valley

Published Saturday, February 8, 2014
By Richard Greene

The Slidell Greyhounds opened with a 30-4 run and never slowed down in an 87-29 victory over Prairie Valley.

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Slidell returns to postseason

Published Saturday, February 8, 2014
By Richard Greene

Last year as the playoffs began, Slidell girls coach Cody Vanover was in the unusual position of watching from the stands after his Lady Greyhounds missed the postseason for the first time since 2009.

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