A not so newsworthy week in sports
Given what’s been going on in the flat, global world of sports the past few days, I have considered staying away from the Internet, not watching the news, and reading nothing but the comics in news...
Little dribblers camp continues
The Northwestern State University Lady Demons basketball team deviated from its offseason training schedule this week to teach area youths basketball fundamentals. Monday the pattered drumbeat of h...
The Perfect Storm
The Natchitoches Storm 7 AA team finished second in the North Louisiana State Championship Tournament June 10-12 at the Ward 9 Sportsplex in Pineville.
La. Sports Hall of Fame tour opens eyes
Despite not opening its doors until late 2012, state museum officials gave a sneak preview of the new La. Sport Hall of Fame on Front Street. As part of this weekend’s 2011 Sports Hall of Fame indu...
Kiwanis welcomes Aces CEO
The Texas Collegiate League’s Alexandria Aces hope to raise area enthusiasm with a promotion offering free tickets to Natchitoches residents. Although Aces officials have not released the definitiv...
American athletic dominance wanes
Thomas Friedman was half right with the title of his best selling book, “The World Is Flat.” The world - especially the sports world - is not only flat, it is also small. I guess the more correct w...
Tourneys set for early July
The United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) will hold two tournaments in Pineville in the first weeks of July. The baseball tourney will be July 2-3 with divisions from ages 15-18. The e...