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Monday, July 24, 2017 - 11:13am
I thought I had whipped my obsession with eBay. ’Fraid not. Now it’s sports bobbleheads and autographed baseball cards, two areas of my memorabilia collection that had been lacking prior to my love affair with eBay. No surprise: it was a Mickey Mantle giveaway at Yankee Stadium last summer that kick started my liking of the “bobbies.” The same item given to fans could be purchased on the online shopping company app. Next thing I knew, I had “The Mick” arriving in the mail, all packaged with the preciseness of an astute Brink’s bank heister. So much that Lisa, the activities’ director who...

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04/06/2015
Nicole Ene and the Grambling State University softball team won their Southwestern Athletic Conference series opener at Southern by the score of 1-0 on Friday. Southern came back to take Saturday’s...
04/04/2015
Tech backcourt honored by LSWA The awards continue to pile in for the Louisiana Tech backcourt of Kenneth Smith, Raheem Appleby and Alex Hamilton as the trio was all named to the 2015 Louisiana...
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04/04/2015
Pauline Tufi hit a two-run home run and Bianca Duran pitched her second complete-game shutout of the weekend as Louisiana Tech defeated UTEP 6-0 Saturday at the Lady Techster Softball Complex,...
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04/04/2015
Two teams who have sat on the championship throne of their divisions in recent years could be in a repeat mode this season. At least that’s my size-up of how the 2015 Major League Baseball races...
04/04/2015
the 50 Greatest Players in NBA history. Bob Hopkins once held the NCAA Division II record for most points scored in a career. James Jones was on a list of the 10 most underrated players in...
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04/04/2015
When I was growing up, the only bald eagles I saw were in photos in magazines. It wasn’t because I was leading a sheltered life outdoors, the reason was there were no eagles to be seen in my part of...
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04/04/2015
Kay Turner, who works with Walpole Architect firm in Ruston, was fishing with her husband last week on Lake Claiborne when she hooked and landed a 12 pound bass. She caught the fish on a Rogue lure.
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04/03/2015
Louisiana Tech will look to dodge inclement weather once again as the Bulldogs wrap up a busy week with an important three-game Conference USA series against newcomer WKU beginning at 6 p.m. today at...
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04/03/2015
Head Coach Mark Montgomery and the Louisiana Tech softball team will begin a three-game Conference USA home series at 2 p.m. today against Texas-El Paso. The teams will play a doubleheader today and...
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04/03/2015
Nicole Ene, the Southwestern Athletic Conference Batter of the Week, and the Lady Tigers softball team begin a three-game SWAC series at Southern today.