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Jenkins back home as coach, athletic director of Bulldogs

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  • 3/14/16 5:20pm

Dwain Jenkins found out the cap still fits. “I found a couple of old visors I still had. I had a few that were brand new and never wore them. The tags were still on them,” Jenkins said on Monday, his first official day as head football coach and athletic director at Lutcher. Although Monday was the first official day back for the former Lutcher player and assistant coach, Jenkins has been going... Keep Reading

Jenkins back at home as coach, athletic director of LHS Bulldogs

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  • 3/14/16 4:36pm

Dwain Jenkins found out the cap still fits. “I found a couple of old visors I still had. I had a few that were brand new and never wore them. The tags were still on them,” Jenkins said on Monday, his first official day as head football coach and athletic director at Lutcher. Although Monday was the first official day back for the former Lutcher player and assistant coach, Jenkins has been going... Keep Reading

Jenkins returning to his alma mater as new coach of Lutcher Bulldogs

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  • 2/4/16 7:20am

It’s a short move to Lutcher but just part of the journey for Dwain Jenkins. Jenkins, the head coach at St. James, today was named the new head coach and athletic director at Lutcher, his alma mater. A former Lutcher player and assistant coach, Jenkins replaces Tim Detillier, who announced he was retiring following the 2015 season. Detillier, 60, concluded a 38-year coaching career as the winningest coach in River Parish high school football history.... Keep Reading

Jenkins happy his mentor able to exit coaching on own terms

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  • 1/7/16 8:55pm

The retirement of Tim Detillier as Lutcher football coach will open up one of the most coveted high school jobs in state. “I think there will be a lot of people lined up for an opportunity to go after that job. The success they’ve had over time makes it one of the more appealing jobs in the state. I think there would be more than enough coaches that are qualified and dignified... Keep Reading

River Parish coaches react to Detillier’s pronouncement

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  • 1/7/16 8:16pm

The reaction to the announcement Thursday of Tim Detillier’s retirement as Lutcher football coach from his River Parish coaching brethren has been pretty unanimous. All say they are sad to see the profession lose such a quality coach but also happy that the longtime Bulldogs mentor gets to go out on top and on his own terms. “I think it is a sad time for us but I’m very happy... Keep Reading