Sports



March 9, 2021

Local runner places first overall in Louisiana Marathon

With a time of 2:27:26, local runner Alex Hebert won the 2021 Louisiana Full Marathon in Baton Rouge on Sunday.  Despite coming off a foot injury […]
March 7, 2021

Former Thibodaux High athletes aiming to give back with facility for athletics, education

Three former Thibodaux High athletes aim to give back to the community by bringing Thibodaux a state-of-the-art facility, one that encourages the youth to focus on […]
March 7, 2021

Nicholls remains undefeated with win over Northwestern State

The Nicholls State University football team remains undefeated this season following a 31-24 win over Northwestern State on Saturday night in Natchitoches. The Colonels have defeated […]
March 5, 2021

Nicholls earns Southland title with win over McNeese

The Nicholls State University men’s basketball program earned the Southland Conference (SLC) regular-season championship after defeating McNeese 80-67 in Lake Charles on Thursday. This is the […]
March 2, 2021

Local high school pole vaulter places third in national competition

Emery Prentice, a junior at Vandebilt Catholic, placed third in the High School Girls Pole Vault Championship at the Adidas Indoor Nationals this past weekend, earning […]
March 1, 2021

Legendary Ellender girls basketball coach dies after falling ill

Longtime and legendary Ellender Memorial girls basketball coach Kenneth Dixon has passed away, his family announced. Dixon was rushed to the hospital on Feb. 18 during […]
February 28, 2021

Nicholls defeats Lamar 55-0 at home to improve to 2-0

The Nicholls State University football team defeated Lamar University 55-0 at Manning Field at John L. Guidry Stadium on Saturday.  The win improves the Colonels to […]
February 26, 2021

‘It’s been a real challenge’: Terrebonne Parish Recreation navigating through a pandemic

When the pandemic hit the parish nearly one year ago, Terrebonne Parish Recreation (TPR) Director Roddy Lerille hoped, like many others, that the shutdowns and other […]
February 26, 2021

Nicholls to take on Lamar in Thibodaux

The Nicholls State University football team will take on Lamar University on Saturday in John L. Guidry Stadium. The Colonels (1-0) are coming off a record-setting […]
February 21, 2021

E.D. White Boys Soccer moves on to play in the Division III State Championship

E.D. White Boys soccer defeated University Lab last night to move on to play in the Division III State Championship!! The No. 5 Cardinals beat No. […]
February 20, 2021

Nicholls Football sets new record in 87-3 win over Lincoln University

The Nicholls State University football team defeated Lincoln University of Missouri 87-3 last night at John L. Guidry Stadium, setting a new single-game scoring record. HIGHLIGHTS:  […]
February 19, 2021

Renowned Ellender girls basketball coach rushed to hospital during playoff game

Renowned Ellender High School girls basketball coach, Kenneth Dixon, was rushed to the hospital yesterday during the team’s first-round playoff game against Salmen. In a statement, […]
February 18, 2021

Thibodaux teen now a Two-Time World Champion Bull Rider

Even as a young boy, fourteen-year-old Thibodaux native Jay Rodrigue has never been afraid to grab life by the horns. Raised around various farm animals and […]
February 18, 2021

Registration now open for new flag football league in Houma

Registration is now open for a new flag football league coming to Houma.  Co-founded by Saints quarterback Drew Brees, the non-contact co-ed league, Football ‘N’ America […]
February 17, 2021

Nicholls announces stadium COVID-19 guidelines ahead of Friday’s season opener

Nicholls State University has announced COVID-19 stadium guidelines ahead of the Colonels’ season opener this Friday:  CAPACITY Capacity at Guidry Stadium will be limited to 3,000 […]