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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 11:12am
DENVER (AP) — Paul Millsap was welcomed back to his old neighborhood with a reception that included a drum line and cheering children. It was a contrast to how the newest Denver Nuggets player left town years ago as a kid — his mom struggling to make ends meet. That wasn’t lost on the four-time All-Star forward as he was introduced at a recreation center recently after signing a three-year deal worth $90 million. He spent nearly a dozen years in a suburb of Denver before returning to Louisiana for high school at Grambling Laboratory High School and college at Louisiana Tech. “My history had a...

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05/21/2017
The fun began in September and is still going strong in May. It’s been great being a fan of the Louisiana Tech University athletics’ program for the past nine months. As we noted in an earlier column...
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05/21/2017
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Louisiana Tech dropped the series finale in Murfreesboro on Saturday afternoon, 9-8, as Middle Tennessee rallied late to get the win. Dalton Skelton drove in four runs and...
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05/20/2017
There’s nothing like a walk-off win in football. And that’s exactly what the Ruston High School Bearcats did Friday night in the game portion of a controlled practice/scrimmage with Wossman as Jalen...
05/20/2017
A pair of Louisiana Tech sophomores earned 2017 NFCA Division I All-Region honors Thursday as outfielder Morgan Turkoly and pitcher Krystal De La Cruz were named to the Mideast Region third team....
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05/20/2017
When I receive a book from an author for my review, I usually scan the book, read portions of it to see if it’s a work I want to promote. Afterwards, I let my readers know what I think of the book. I...
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05/20/2017
Pictured is Tucker Billberry, the winner of the Beretta A-400 shotgun that was raffled off by the Lincoln Parish 4-H. Whitetails Unlimited donated the gun to assist with the costs of the parish’s...
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05/19/2017
The Ruston High School Bearcats will play their annual spring scrimmage game at 5:30 p.m. today against Wossman at L.J. “Hoss” Garrett Stadium. Entry fee will be $5 with RHS students getting in free...
05/19/2017
Leader Sports Service MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Bulldogs had two runs, before registering their first out, but it wasn’t enough as Louisiana Tech dropped the series opener at Middle Tennessee 6-3 on...
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05/19/2017
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Anyone who attended Thursday’s press conference at Rhoads Stadium for the teams competing in this weekend’s Tuscaloosa Regional would think the Minnesota Gophers are an underdog....
05/19/2017
NEW ORLEANS — Grambling State outhit Prairie View A&M but left 14 runners on base Friday as the Panthers eliminated the G-Men from the Southwestern Athletic Conference Baseball Tournament 8-6 at...