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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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06/24/2017
The Sparta Foundation hosted its sixth Annual Sparta Shoot Sporting Clay Competition at the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Shooting Range on June 3. This year was a huge success thanks to our sponsor,...
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06/24/2017
Ruston’s Greg Terzia is a serious bass fisherman. He regularly competes in tournaments and has won his share of them. Last week, Terzia was fishing an event at Lake D’Arbonne when he set the hook in...
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06/23/2017
LSU (50-18) seeks to move one step closer to the College World Series Finals when the Tigers face Oregon State (56-4) at 2 p.m. today at TD Ameritrade Park. LSU must defeat Oregon State today and...
06/22/2017
NATCHITOCHES — Friday’s Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Golf Classic has been rescheduled for July 10 at OakWing Golf Course in Alexandria, due to the impending rain related to Tropical Depression...
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06/22/2017
OMAHA, Neb. — LSU senior Jared Poche’ put the Tigers in the semifinal round of the 2017 College World Series with a record-setting 39th career victory, 7-4, over Florida State on Wednesday night at...
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06/21/2017
OMAHA, Nebraska — LSU attempts to reach the College World Series “Final Four” when the Tigers face Florida State at 6 p.m. today at TD Ameritrade Park. The loser of the LSU-FSU game is eliminated...
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06/20/2017
OMAHA, Neb. — Oregon State first baseman KJ Harrison launched a grand slam Monday night, and right-hander Bryce Fehmel limited LSU to one run through eight innings as the Beavers posted a 13-1...
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06/17/2017
OMAHA, Neb. — Trailing throughout its College Baseball World Series opener, No. 4-seed LSU put together a two-run eighth-inning and battled past Florida State, 5-4, on Saturday night in TD Ameritrade...
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06/17/2017
Daylon Edwards (left), a 10-year-old heading into fifth grade at Ruston Elemetary School, was among the young athletes who participated in the Holiday Basketball Camp conducted by Justin Holiday (...
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06/17/2017
If only they were still in different leagues. Then, as many of us who love the game so much could do, we could root for an eventual collision course in the World Series. But, of course, that won’t...