Firefighters from the Ruston Fire Department underwent Hazardous Material Training Wednesday at Coastal Chemical Company under the auspices of officials from the LSU Fire and Emergency Training Institute. Pictured are firefighters undergoing a simulated decontamination. The drill had firefighters patch a hole in a ruptured tank leaking chemicals before they practiced decontamination.
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On Saturday, Louisiana Tech University and Utah State University will meet to determine who takes over sole possession of first place in the Western Athletic Conference and locks up no less than a tie for the 2012 championship.
This important game was expected back in early August, when the head coaches in the league filled out their preseason poll ballots. Tech was the favorite, Utah State a close runner-up choice.
GRAMBLING — Former Grambling State University wingback/running back Broderick Fobbs has been named the new head coach of the GSU football program.
Grambling State University President Frank G. Pogue and Athletic Director Aaron James announced the selection of Grambling legacy Broderick Lee Fobbs as the next head coach of the university football team today.