"She's been looking better than last year when nerves got to her early. With us going for seven straight titles, it took awhile for her to settle in. She had to learn that the girls were going to be okay with her mistakes." … [Read more...] about Teurlings volleyball casts eye on eighth straight state championship
Shelby Joyner: Those bigger opportunities never get to us. By the time we hear about a tour, we’re seeing the announcements in the media. These deals happen behind the scenes and we don’t even get a seat at the table. At the end of the day, there’s a lot of people who are investing in black culture. But the way you invest in the longer term — you have to plant the seeds to a company or organization so we can hire more minorities. And not just minorities, but different people from our communities so we can control our own companies. The problem is they don’t put us in that position. … [Read more...] about Black Concert Promoters Want to Talk About Live Music’s Exclusion Problem
Evans still has the same haircut — a ramp fade, nappy top — and he's since grown some small dreads. Hair didn't define him as a person, Matilda said. He wasn't a trouble kid. He was homecoming king his senior year. The only time he ever got into any trouble in high school was when the dean called her and said Evans and his friends skipped school to go eat free pancakes at IHOP. … [Read more...] about Meet Darren Evans, LSU’s newest addition to the secondary; ‘Show them what you’ve got’
Theoretically, other options for Sun Belt schools with openings are: Tulsa was to play Northwestern State on Sept. 19 and Rice had Lamar on Sept. 26. Stephen F. Austin is scheduled to play SMU on Sept. 12, but the Lumberjacks intend to play. … [Read more...] about UL’s schedule focus now acquiring home games over quest to play all 12
Touchdown!!! We scored 543 entries in this week’s Cartoon Caption Contest!! And, honestly, you folks sent in some of the funniest responses of the year on this one! From drinking jokes to gas problems, these were really clever, and many were outright belly laughs… Including this week’s winner. Great job my fellow Who Dats!!! … [Read more...] about With 543 entries, check out these hilarious Who Dat punchlines in Walt Handelsman’s latest Cartoon Caption Contest!!