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Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 12:16am
ATLANTA (AP) — North Carolina A&T won its fourth Historically Black College and University national title Saturday and did it while going unbeaten for the first time. Lamar Raynard scored on a 1-yard sneak with 38 seconds left and the Aggies won their second Celebration Bowl in three years, defeating Grambling State 21-14. “It’s a great feeling to make history,” the junior quarterback said. N.C.A&T (12-0) claimed titles in 1990 and 1999 in addition to 2015, when the Aggies defeated Alcorn State 41-34 in the first Celebration Bowl. “It’s an awesome feeling to be 12-0 right now,” N.C. A...

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05/12/2015
The Ruston High School baseball team helds its annual awards banquet Monday. In top photo, from left to right: Reid Bowen earned the Coaches Award; Caden Doga was named MVP; and Kelbey Glover, Ben...
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05/11/2015
Top Photo: The Ruston High School boys and girls track teams pose with their runners-up trophies after each squad fiinished in second place at the state Class 5A track and field meet over the weekend...
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05/11/2015
NORFOLK, Va. — Louisiana Tech put up a good fight by scoring five runs in the final three innings, but Old Dominion was able to close out a 6-5 win over the Bulldogs to complete the weekend sweep...
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05/09/2015
CHOUDRANT — Hank Aaron is known as one of the greatest baseball hitters of all time. On Friday, he knocked another one out of the park, this time for the Eddie Robinson Museum. Aaron was presented...
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05/09/2015
CHOUDRANT — Add on one more standing ovation for “Hammerin’ Hank.” The man who passed up The Babe on the all-time home run charts got the “SO” treatment from Lincoln Parish Friday afternoon at the...
05/09/2015
GRAMBLING —An iconic piece of football history between Grambling State University and rival Southern University and A&M College has been donated to a new Smithsonian museum that will open in 2016.
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05/09/2015
Sometimes it’s just one of those days where Murphy’s Law rules. Murphy’s Law is an adage that is typically stated as: Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong. And that was pretty much the case for...
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05/09/2015
We buried my little brother Saturday. When my nephew informed me of his death in the middle of the night last week, I was flooded with emotions. I felt an immediate sense of loss and regret tempered...
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05/09/2015
As dawn approached the morning of April 18, more 50 anglers from across the area began to arrive at Kel’s Cove on the shores of Lake Claiborne for the third tournament of the 2015 season of the North...
05/09/2015
NORFOLK, Va. — A four-run sixth inning was just what Old Dominion needed to defeat Louisiana Tech, 4-2, in comeback fashion as the Monarchs clinched a series victory over the Bulldogs Saturday...