Sports

Rockin’ Ruston

  It’s “Loyal Blue Weekend” in Ruston, three days of football fun with Louisiana Tech, and this weekend the Bulldogs take on the University of Alabama at Birmingham. There will be a Rock the Railroad rally Friday night with live…

Game Day in Tiger Stadium

  There’s an old joke that in the South on football Saturdays, cities double in population. Take Baton Rouge, for instance, which counts around 228,000 residents within its city limits. When the LSU football team plays at home in a…

How New Orleans Beat the Warriors

Here’s the final score: New Orleans                       2 San Francisco/Oakland      0  Though Bay Area teams have often dominated us on the sports field we have a solid lead in…

Home Plate: What New Orleans Gave To Baseball

  At one time, the Triple-A baseball team formerly known as the New Orleans Zephyrs was a farm club of the Houston Astros. When an announcement of the affiliation was first made, a joke around town was that the local…