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Friday, August 26, 2016 - 1:21pm
The 2016 football season gets closer to official kickoff this weekend as area fans will get a taste of real-game action as local high school teams begin jamboree action. It all kicks starts at 7 p.m. today as the Cedar Creek Cougars play their jamboree at Homer. “We’re ready to get going,” said Cougars coach Ben Haddox. “Homer always plays you tough, and I think we’ll be able to use the jamboree to gauge where we are heading into the season opener next week.” Then things really start jamming on Saturday as the Eddie Robinson High School Football Classic and the Bayou Jamb 2016 are held,...

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06/25/2014
Louisiana Tech head football coach Skip Holtz has announced the addition of Mississippi prep running back Tywun Walters to the program’s list of newcomers for the 2014 season. Walters — a 5-11, 218-...
06/25/2014
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06/25/2014
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06/24/2014
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06/24/2014
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06/23/2014
NATCHITOCHES — Lincoln Parish scored big at the Louisiana Sports Writers Association awards ceremony Sunday with representatives from the Ruston Daily Leader and Louisiana Tech University all...
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06/23/2014
Louisiana-Lafayette and LSU had a combined 19 players selected to the first and second teams of the 2014 All-Louisiana College Baseball Team selected by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association. The...
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06/21/2014
NATCHITOCHES — Venus Lacy cried a lot this weekend. She can certainly be excused, too. The tears she shed over a three-day period resulted from pure joy and appreciation for having been a member of...
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06/21/2014
Leader photos by T. SCOTT BOATRIGHT • Top left: Former Ouachita Christian and Houston Astros pitcher Shane Reynolds took his turn meeting the press on Thursday. Top Right: Former LSU and NFL...
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06/21/2014
Molido Creek ran cool and clear, meandering beneath the beeches and ancient oaks half a mile below our house. Come summertime, I’d shuck my shoes, grab my fishing gear and head to Molido to lob a...