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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 11:29am
My friends in the profession tell me I have sat on my “booty” enough. Easy for them to spew forth words of wisdom, however questionable. I’ve dearly paid for them with a nagging, never completely healed bedsore that has lasted more than a year. But no more. I will undergo surgery today to hopefully put the wraps around a problem that has been tantamount to an MLB hitter figuring out how to outwit Clayton Kershaw. The only unknown is exactly when I will return to the starting lineup for writing. Could be for several weeks, possibly for as long as a month. It will test my patience and “itchy”...

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03/05/2015
Ruston High School had the hot bats with 12 hits Tuesday as the Lady Tigers took a 12-5 road win at North Webster High School. Margo Smith picked up the win for the Lady Bearcats, moving to 2-0 on...
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03/05/2015
Pauline Tufi and the Louisiana Tech University softball team has been forced to push back their next game due to inclement weather expected in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The Conference USA season...
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03/04/2015
Once upon a time, Louisiana Tech’s basketball Bulldogs were consistent winners, capturing numerous conference championships and sending star players like Karl Malone, Randy White and P.J. Brown on to...
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03/04/2015
Ruston High School boys’ basketball coach Bekari Beckwith told his Bearcats heading into their second-round Class 5A playoff game that bench play against Ouachita would be crucial in the game’s...
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03/04/2015
SIMSBORO — It wasn’t the way head coach Lance Waldron drew it up, but he said he the most important thing was getting the victory. The Tigers of Simsboro High School defeated the Stanley High School...
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03/04/2015
The 2014 Louisiana Tech University football team was honored Saturday during halftime of the Bulldogs men’s basketball game against the University of Texas-San Antonio at the Thomas Assembly Center....
03/04/2015
Grambling State University kicks off its 2015 spring football practice today. The Tigers finished the 2014 season at 7-5, being stopped inches short of earning a berth in the Southwestern Athletic...
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03/03/2015
Four Lincoln Parish teams play second-round regional playoff games at home tonight. Ruston High School and Ouachita Parish High School will play a District 2-5A showdown as the 21st-seeded Bearcats...
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03/03/2015
GREENWOOD, Miss. (AP) — Jeffrey Simmons had 20 points and six assists as Mississippi Valley State held on to beat Grambling State 66-62 on Monday night. DeAngelo Priar had 15 points and eight...
03/03/2015
Louisiana Tech’s scheduled midweek baseball game at Arkansas slatd for today has been cancelled due to inclement weather expected in the Fayetteville area. Tech was originally scheduled to travel to...