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Friday, August 26, 2016 - 1:21pm
The 2016 football season gets closer to official kickoff this weekend as area fans will get a taste of real-game action as local high school teams begin jamboree action. It all kicks starts at 7 p.m. today as the Cedar Creek Cougars play their jamboree at Homer. “We’re ready to get going,” said Cougars coach Ben Haddox. “Homer always plays you tough, and I think we’ll be able to use the jamboree to gauge where we are heading into the season opener next week.” Then things really start jamming on Saturday as the Eddie Robinson High School Football Classic and the Bayou Jamb 2016 are held,...

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07/30/2016
The Jackson Parish Sports Hall of Fame inducted five athletes/coaches at its eighth induction banquet on July 23: Belinda Jones, Eldonta Osborne, Bobby Stone, Robert Marrus and Ricky Peel. Jones was...
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07/30/2016
There was plenty of love shown at Ruston’s Fraser Field Saturday as the seventh annual Wilbert Ellis Baseball Clinic was held. The day was all about the love of the game of baseball, the love of area...
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07/30/2016
Brad Laird was appropriately nervous. This idea of having an event recognizing former Ruston High School football stars might turn out to be a bummer. But by the time the inaugural Bearcats’ Legends...
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07/30/2016
PERTH, Australia — Perth Wildcats fans can prepare for an aerial assault this season, with the signing of high-flying former Louisiana Tech Bulldog Jaron Johnson. Johnson recently agreed to a one-...
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07/30/2016
It’s something I can usually depend on this time of year. If I’m taking a walk down the road after sundown or driving back home from the grocery store before dark, there’s a fairly good chance I’ll...
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07/29/2016
Another weekend, another World Series appearance for the Ruston Dixie Baseball Association. And this one is particularly noteworthy. The 8-year-old Select squad will put their names in the history...
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07/29/2016
Ruston High School football season tickets will go on sale from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. beginning Thursday through Aug. 19. The cost of a packet of tickets is $45. This includes the Jamboree at The Bayou...
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07/28/2016
Coming off of its first 40-win season in over 25 years, Louisiana Tech University’s baseball team looks to replenish its arsenal as head coach Lane Burroughs announced the signing of three junior...
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07/28/2016
Coming off the program’s first conference championships since 1980 and its first NCAA Regional appearance ever, the Louisiana Tech Bulldog golf team is slated to compete in 11 tournaments plus the...
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07/27/2016
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Louisiana Tech receivers Trent Taylor and Carlos Henderson have been named to the 2016 Biletnikoff Award Preseason Watch List, the Tallahassee Quarterback Club (TQC) Foundation,...