Sports

Members of Northwestern State fishing team qualify for national championship

Justin Cooper and Johnny Ledet, members of Northwestern State University’s bass fishing team qualified for the 2014 Carhartt College Series National Championship to be held July 31 – Aug.

Morrison wins Walmart Bass Fishing League Cowboy Division event on the Red River

Brooke Morrison of Youngsville , La., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 13 pounds, 12 ounces Saturday to win the fourth Walmart Bass Fishing League Cowboy Division tournament of the season on the Red River.

Lifelong Saints fan wins VIP tour and season tickets after playing La. Lottery

Arthur Caron Jr. had the undivided attention of New Orleans Saints Head Coach Sean Payton Wednesday, chatting about the upcoming football season over lunch and getting a unique glimpse at how the team operates. The VIP experience the Iowa, La.

New Orleans loses 2018 Super Bowl bid

NFL officials at the annual league owners meeting Tuesday announced Minneapolis, home of the Minnesota Vikings, will host the Super Bowl in 2018.

The voice behind LSU's Mike VI

We all know about LSU's strong points. What you may not know is that LSU's live mascot has his own Facebook page.

LSU coach Johnny Jones announces 3 players will not return in 2014-2015

LSU men’s basketball coach Johnny Jones announced on Tuesday that three players will not return to the team for the 2014-15 season. The three players are:

Local NFL Draft recap: Mettenberger picked by Titans in 6th round

Notable Undrafted Players: DT Anthony Johnson (LSU) S Craig Loston (LSU) FB J.C. Copeland (LSU) WR Lee Doss (SU) Round 7: WR James Wright (LSU) - Cincinnati Bengals - 239th

Q&A with Saints 2nd round draft pick Stanley Jean-Baptiste

New Orleans Saints Cornerback Stanley Jean-Baptiste Conference Call With New Orleans Media Friday, May 9, 2014 What did you like about the Saints and what do you feel like maybe your role can be?

Saints move up to draft WR Brandin Cooks (20th overall)

The New Orleans Saints made a trade with the Arizona Cardinals to draft Brandin Cooks with the 20th overall selection in the NFL Draft.

Local draft hopefuls mold bodies for NFL life

You will hear plenty familiar names during the three-day, seven-round NFL draft. Years of hard work will pay off for some who have dreamed of being selected by a pro franchise.