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Owner Marcus Williams (right, white shorts), owner of the Ruston Golf and Driving Range, works with youngsters who are enrolled in the annual “Hook-a-Kid-on-Golf” program sponsored by the Ruston Parks and Recreation Department. A “Tee Level” clinic is held to help introduce the sport to first-time participants and features instructions in putting, driving, swinging and chipping. A starter set of clubs is provided for each of the participants.
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Louisiana Tech made quick work of Grambling State as the Lady Techsters completed a 3-0 (25-12, 25-9, 25-16) sweep of the Tigers in just over one hour Tuesday night at the Thomas Assembly Center in Ruston.
Tech (9-15) never trailed Grambling (7-19) in the match and recorded its second highest attacking mark of the season with a .311 hitting percentage over the course of three quick sets. The straight-set win marked Tech’s 29th straight victory over the Lady Tigers.
New residents in Louisiana will qualify for purchasing resident recreational hunting and fishing licenses after six months in state once Act 429 became effective on Aug. 1.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) will offer resident licenses to qualifying new residents as authorized by Act 429, signed by Gov. Bobby Jindal following the 2014 Legislative Session.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — The Arkansas baseball team (10-7) defeated Grambling State (3-16) on Tuesday by a final score of 4-3 in Baum Stadium.
The Razorbacks scored four runs in the third inning and held the Tigers without a run until the eighth inning. Arkansas sent 10 batters to the plate during the third, which began with leadoff hitter Clark Eagan’s single. Grambling scored two runs in the eighth and another in the ninth before a lineout with runners on the corners ended the game.
The Louisiana High School Athletics Association has partnered with some incredible companies that work each and every day to promote high school athletics in their own ways.
Acadian Ambulance is a segment of Acadian Companies. Started in 1971, the company has served as an aid during times of crisis in the Lafayette area. The company has been recognized as one of America’s best emergency medical services because of its modern and precise technology, outstanding service and innovation in the medical field.