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Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 11:03pm
BOSSIER CITY — “Next man up” is a crucial phrase for a football team. But the principle behind that phrase worked perfectly for a Ruston High School squad that was without starting running back Hahsan Jackson as the Bearcats played at Airline High School Friday night. Sophomore running back Deontre Griffin was Ruston’s next man up against the Vikings and responded with a two touchdown, 231 yard rushing performance that propelled the Bearcats to a 36-19 win over Airline. “It’s something you don’t necessarily expect, but you hope for,” said RHS coach Jerrod Baugh of Griffin’s night. “Hahsan...

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08/31/2018
The Grambling State University football team will kick off its first game of the season as the Tigers begin the two-game season-opening road swing against University of Louisiana-Lafayette at 6 p.m....
08/31/2018
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is reminding dove hunters that a new regulation governing the type of shot dove hunters may use on LDWF Wildlife Management Areas and LDWF leased...
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08/30/2018
Perseverance and positive peer pressure. That was in full affect Monday afternoon at Ruston High School as former RHS standout javelin thrower Kristen Clark spent time talking with current members of...
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08/30/2018
The Lincoln Preparatory School Junior High football team held on for a 34-28 win Tuesday night over Arcadia. Leading Lincoln Prep were Chauncy Harper, Kaeleth Edwards, Tyquan Jackson, Deonte Johnson...
08/30/2018
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — The Louisiana Tech women’s soccer team got its three-game road stretch off on the right foot, more specifically the foot of junior Kaylee Zettler, who delivered the game-winner in...
08/30/2018
On the heels of their first win of the 2018 season, the Louisiana Tech volleyball team will continue its play on the road this weekend, taking on Eastern Washington, North Dakota and Western Carolina...
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08/29/2018
Editor’s Note: This is the fourth in a series of stories n a series of stories surrounding the 50th anniversary of Joe Aillet Stadium. The Golden Pen and the Golden Voice — the perfect men to help...
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08/28/2018
Abby Ambrose (above) led the way with six aces and 19 assists Monday as the Ruston High School volleyball team beat Evangel in straight sets. Anna Kate Inman added six aces and three kills for the...
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08/28/2018
The Louisiana Tech women’s soccer team came out on top in the Interstate-20 showdown with Louisiana-Monroe for a fourth straight year and they did so in an overpowering way by a final score of 4-0 on...
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08/26/2018
The Louisiana Tech women’s soccer team got back into the win column on Friday night, blanking Incarnate Word 2-0 behind senior Mylene Roy-Ouellet’s multi-goal performance. It was a complete...