Tiger Talk Season 3 Episode 14 – Interview with Coach Matt… 11/11/18

  • Welcome to the Tiger Talk podcast.  This show is being recorded for the week of Nov 12th thru Nov 18th

items in the NEWS

  • Holy Cross playsSt. Aug in first round of the Play-offs
  • ·      Tiger Band Poinsettia Sale
  • Holy Cross will sponsor a “People and Pets Food Drive.” Duringthe week of November 5-9, they will accept donations of non-perishable fooditems to benefit Second Harvest Food Bank and the food pantries of some localchurches. They are also accept donations of pet food as well to benefitVillalobos Rescue Center in the 9th Ward and Animal Rescue of New Orleans(ARNO). Donations may be brought to the middle and high school buildings or tothe primary school office. Students volunteers will offer curb-side collections during the morning drop-off at Paris Avenue.
  • With Soccer fund day and the Alumni game this weekend we had a chance to talk with Coach Matt about the Team and all they have in store
  • upcoming events
  • Open House (Grades 5-12), 11/12
  • ANOTHER Student Holiday, 11/13
  • Evening with Moreau, 11/14
  • Middle School Field Day
  • Thanksgiving Holidays, 11/19-11/23
  • 1st Holiday STEM camp
  • Center Stage “Lend me a Tenor” 11/29
  • Caroling Under the Oaks, 12/1
  • Christmas Boutique and Brunch, 12/8
  • Xmas Band Concert 12/10

Xmas Chorus concert 12/12

 

This week in history

  • 1777     The Articles of Confederation, instituting perpetual union of the United States, are adopted by Congress
  • 1812      40 soldiers were sent to ambush the Baratarians. They captured Jean Lafitte, his brother Pierre, and 25 other smugglers. Officials released the smugglers after they posted bond, and they disappeared, refusing to return for a trial.
  • 1835     Texas proclaims independence from Mex, calling itself the Lone Star Republic, until it joins the Union in 1845.
  • 1851     Herman Melville’s novel Moby Dick is published in New York.
  • 1867     Mount Vesuvius erupts
  • 1907     Paul Corno achieves the first helicopter flight.
  • 1913     The first ship sails through the Panama Canal, which connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans
  • 1928     Mickey mouse makes his film debut in Steamboat Willie, the first animated talking picture
  • 1952     Harvard’s Paul Zoll becomes the first man to use electric shock to treat cardiac arrest.
  • 1969     The United States launches Apollo 12, the second mission to the Moon, from Cape Kennedy.
  • 1982     The Vietnam Veterans Memorial is dedicated in Washington, DC.

A Piece of Holy Cross History

  • This original orphanage run by the Holy Cross brothers, along with the first Ursuline School for Girls (the oldest Catholic School in America), was demolished and moved to make room for the building if the 1923 Industrial Canal
  • The Advisory Committee of the Laura Bush Foundation for America’s Libraries informed Holy Cross School that it has been chosen to receive a $50,000 grant to purchase books for the school’s library. She attended Holy Cross on Thursday, April 19, 2007 to present the 14 grantees in Mississippi and Louisiana, including Holy Cross, with the donation

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Tiger Talk Season 3 Episode 13 – Welcome to fall… 11/4/18

  • Welcome to the Tiger Talk podcast.  This show is being recorded for the week of Nov 5th thru Nov 11th

items in the NEWS

  • upcoming events
  • Student Holiday (Archdiocese Inservice), 11/5
  • 7th Grade Parent/Son Breakfast, 11/6
  • Primary Parent Breakfast, 11/7
  • Lady Tigers & Men’s Club T-giving Potluck, 11/8
  • Soccer fun day/ Alumni game 11/10
  • Open House (Grades 5-12), 11/12
  • ANOTHER Student Holiday, 11/13
  • Evening with Moreau, 11/14
  • Thanksgiving Holidays, 11/19-11/23
  • 1st Holiday STEM camp
  • Center Stage “Lend me a Tenor” 11/29
  • Caroling Under the Oaks, 12/1
  • Christmas Boutique and Brunch, 12/8
  • Xmas Band Concert 12/10
  • Xmas Chorus concert 12/12

This week in history

  • 1605     Guy Fawkes is arrested in an attempt to blow up British Parliament in the “Gunpowder Plot.” Ever since,                                         England has celebrated Guy Fawkes Day.
  • 1775     The U.S. Marine Corps is founded.
  • 1793     The Louvre opens to the pubic in Paris
  • 1872     Susan B. Anthony is arrested for trying to vote.
  • 1887      Doc Holliday dies of tuberculosis in Glenwood Springs, Colorado.
  • 1906     President Theodore Roosevelt leaves Washington, for a 17-day trip to Panama and Puerto Rico, becoming the first president to make an official visit outside of the United States
  • 1917     The Bolsheviks, led by Lenin, take power in Russia.
  • 1935     Parker Brothers company launches “Monopoly,” a game of real estate and capitalism
  • 1945     The first landing of a jet on a carrier takes place on the USS Wake Island when an FR-1 Fireball touches down.
  • 1967     NASA launches Apollo 4 into orbit with the first successful test of a Saturn V rocket.
  • 1969     The PBS children’s program Sesame Street debuts.
  • 1989     German citizens begin tearing down the Berlin Wall
  • 1994     The world’s first internet radio broadcast originates from the student radio station of the Univ of N. Carolina

A Piece of Holy Cross History

Holy Cross Inducted 15 into Sports Hall of Fame at a Banquet Nov. 2

  • Holy Cross School inducted 15 sports legends into its Sports Hall of Fame last week. The 2018 Hall of Fame Class was presented during halftime at the Holy Cross School vs. Live Oak football game on Thursday, and were further honored at a banquet and induction ceremony Friday,
  • Inductees include:
  • JOSEPH “JOE” AILLET, CLASS OF 1923 (POSTHUMOUSLY)
    • HILLARY CHOLLET, CLASS OF 1945 (POSTHUMOUSLY)
    • COACH BILL CLEMENTS
    • MARK “TRIPPI” DELESDERNIER III, CLASS OF 1975
    • EDWARD “ED” HEIDER, CLASS OF 1946 (POSTHUMOUSLY)
    • GLENN HERBERT, CLASS OF 1971
    • RAYMOND “RAY” HESTER, CLASS OF 1967 (POSTHUMOUSLY)
    • WILLIAM “BILLY” KENNEDY, JR., CLASS OF 1982
    • JOHN LYNCH, CLASS OF 1926 (POSTHUMOUSLY)
    • COACH DON MAESTRI
    • ALLAN RAPPOLD, CLASS OF 1965
    • GLENN SMITH, CLASS OF 1965 (POSTHUMOUSLY)
    • DALTON TRUAX, JR., CLASS OF 1953
    • AUGUST VEGAS, CLASS OF 1966
    • ROBERT “BOBBY” WATTIGNY, CLASS OF 1968

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