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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The hospital system employing two recently fired New Orleans Saints team physicians says its review of the doctors’ work yielded no evidence of a “misdiagnosis” or even an unusual diagnosis. The Ochsner Health System review came after the Saints removed orthopedic surgeons Deryk Jones and Misty Suri from the team’s medical staff last week. Coach Sean Payton has said the decision came after cornerback Delvin Breaux learned he needed surgery to repair a fibula fracture that was initially diagnosed as a bone bruise. A statement Tuesday by Ochsner CEO Warner Thomas and chief...

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08/12/2017
On our way home from a weekend getaway to Mississippi, my wife and I exited Interstate 20 for a stop in Tallulah. As we approached the on-ramp to get back on the interstate, a sign abruptly changed...
08/11/2017
Louisiana Tech football fans will have to do some studying in getting to know to the new offensive playmakers on the team, but one position they will not have to worry about relearning is running...
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08/11/2017
The Ruston High School football team will hold its annual Bearcat Madness event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday on James Field at L.J. “Hoss’ Garrett Stadium. The 2017 Bearcats and coaches will be...
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08/11/2017
When she starred as a long distance runner for the Ruston High track and cross country program, Linzie Ledford carried her family’s name well. She an all-star distance runner among the most honored...
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08/10/2017
The New Orleans Saints open their 2017 preseason against the Cleveland Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium at 7 p.m. today. This will be the first matchup between the two clubs since they met in Cleveland...
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08/10/2017
Louisiana Tech softball will hold walk-on tryouts at 3 p.m. Sept. 7 at the Lady Techster Softball Complex. Interested parties must be enrolled as a full-time student at Louisiana Tech and can pick up...
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08/10/2017
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Grambling State University junior Kevreion Ward was named to the Southwestern Athletic Conference 2017 volleyball preseason second team, while the Lady Tigers were predicted to...
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08/09/2017
CHARLESTON, S.C. —People all across the country are keeping an eye out for Grambling State senior quarterback DeVante Kincade. On Tuesday, the College Football Performance Awards announced its 2017...
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08/09/2017
Mother Nature gave Louisiana Tech head coach Skip Holtz exactly what he wanted on Tuesday morning. It was a double dose of positive as overcast, dreary, raining conditions greeted the Bulldogs at Joe...
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08/08/2017
Former Grambling State standout defensive back and assistant coach Johnathan Brantley is returning to the college ranks. Brantley was on his way to Abilene, Texas, this morning to take over as...