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Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 12:41am
SULPHUR — Cedar Creek fought off a late Vermilion Catholic rally, as well as Mother Nature, and took a 5-3 win to capture the Division IV state softball championship Saturday at Frasch Park. In the bottom of the seventh inning, Vermilion Catholic scored two runs to make it 5-3. But with two outs, two balls and two strikes and runners at the corners, a lightning delay was called, causing a 30-minute wait to return to play. After the long wait Cedar Creek’s Mary Terral truck out Kelly Frith to game. It was Cedar Creek’s second championship in four seasons. They took the Class 1A title in 2014...

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04/30/2017
SULPHUR — Cedar Creek fought off a late Vermilion Catholic rally, as well as Mother Nature, and took a 5-3 win to capture the Division IV state softball championship Saturday at Frasch Park. In the...
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Ruston High School football season tickets will go on sale for a special price during this two week presale period running Monday through May 12. The cost of a packet of tickets during this time is...
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Ruston’s Martha Miller posted photos on Facebook last week that caused two emotions in me. One, I was excited for her and husband, Rev. B.K. Two, I was a bit jealous. The photos that triggered these...