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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 11:29am
My friends in the profession tell me I have sat on my “booty” enough. Easy for them to spew forth words of wisdom, however questionable. I’ve dearly paid for them with a nagging, never completely healed bedsore that has lasted more than a year. But no more. I will undergo surgery today to hopefully put the wraps around a problem that has been tantamount to an MLB hitter figuring out how to outwit Clayton Kershaw. The only unknown is exactly when I will return to the starting lineup for writing. Could be for several weeks, possibly for as long as a month. It will test my patience and “itchy”...

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03/23/2015
The sun is shining in Ruston this afternoon, which is good news for Louisiana Tech who has seen its spring schedule ravaged by bad weather. The Lady Techsters will host a doubleheader starting at 2:...
03/23/2015
Louisiana Tech’s Conference USA series finale against Southern Miss sccheduled for Sunday was cancelled due to rainy weather in the Ruston area. Tech split the series with the Golden Eagles after...
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03/22/2015
Senior Phil Maton struck out a career-high 12 batters and held Southern Miss hitless in seven of his eight innings on the mound as Louisiana Tech defeated the Golden Eagles, 2-1, in a pitcher’s duel...
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03/22/2015
HATTIESBURG, Miss. — Freshman Karlee Jensen recorded a two-out, two-run single in the top of the 10th inning to lift Louisiana Tech to a 3-1 win over Southern Miss propelling the Lady Techsters to a...
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03/21/2015
GRAMBLING — The U.S. Postal Service has nothing on the Grambling State University football team. Through rain, sleet and snow the Tigers have been hampered during spring football workouts, and were...
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03/21/2015
Ruston’s New Living Word School won its second straight Class C state title in boys basketball this season while Summerfield won their first state championship in girls basketball since 1968. Both...
03/21/2015
GRAMBLING — The Grambling State University Tigers baseball team took the field as the home team at R.W.E. Jones Park on Friday afternoon for the first time in weeks, as they looked to tame the...
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03/21/2015
Ten things to take away from the men’s and women’s 2014-2015 basketball season at Louisiana Tech University: • Prefer it or not, the National Invitational Tournament has become the postseason domain...
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03/21/2015
With turkey season kicking off in less than a week, it’s time to get serious about it. It’s not impossible but not too far from it if you saunter out in the woods Saturday without having made any...
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03/21/2015
Seventy anglers with the North Central Louisiana division of the Fishers of Men returned to the waters on March 14 for the second tournament of the 2015 season. The field of anglers blasted off just...