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Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 8:27am
Championship teams overcome adversity; it’s that pure and simple. And the New Orleans Saints showed they’re a team of championship caliber Sunday afternoon with a 20-14 win over the Philadelphia Eagles to advance to Sunday’s NFC Championship game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The game was like a heavyweight bout in which the Saints overcame a couple of early knockdowns to slowly and surely climb back into the contest and eventually take the lead. The crowd was roaring to start the game as Saints quarterback Drew Brees, looking to begin things with a big play, went for a long pass on the...

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07/26/2016
IRVING, Texas — It’s the time of year a college football coach loves. Preseason practice is days away from beginning with the kickoff to a new season coming a few weeks after that. Attending...
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07/26/2016
Louisiana Tech head cross country coach Gary Stanley announced the 2016 cross country schedule Monday with the Mook Triple-Duals highlighting the slate on Sept. 17. The season kicks off Sept. 10,...
07/26/2016
SEARCY, Arkansas — Seeded No. 6, the Ruston Dixie Baseball Association 9-year-old All-Stars fell in semifinal action of World Series Play Sunday. The Ruston team defeated third-seeded Texarkana,...
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07/25/2016
Top photo: A large crowd of supporters made the trek from Ruston to Searcy, Arkansas, to cheer on the Dixie 11-year-old All Stars. Bottom photo: The Ruston Dixie Baseball Association 11-year-old All...
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07/25/2016
No wonder Louisiana Tech University football fans can’t wait for the 2016 season to get underway. The Bulldogs’ faithful has been amped up during the last two years with 18 wins, a 13-3 record...
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07/23/2016
Ruston High School’s football team held its first Bearcat Legends Banquet/Auction Thursday night at Louisiana Tech’s Davison Athletics Complex, taking the opportunity to honor former RHS standouts...
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07/23/2016
Area children will get the chance to learn about hitting, pitching, catching and winning the game of life Saturday as College Hall of Fame Baseball Coach Wilbert Ellis conducts his annual Youth...
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07/23/2016
The Ruston Dixie Baseball Association 9-year-old All Stars fell as they opened World Series pool play in Searcy, Arkansas, Friday night against Nacogdoches, Texas, by the score of 5-3. But they...
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07/23/2016
The Ruston Dixie Baseball Association 11-year-old All Stars opened World Series pool play in Searcy, Arkansas, Friday night with a 13-5 win over Hudson, Texas and a 5-3 victory over Cleveland,...
07/23/2016
MaxPrep’s All-American after her stellar senior season at North Forney High School in Forney, Texas. Rizzato, who will be wearing a Lady Techster uniform this fall, earned the honor after driving in...