DREAMing Big During All-Star Weekend

New Orleans' own Brandon Okpalobi was in town to host his DREAM Academy's All-Star Sports Clinic and STEMNOLA program last weekend at Kipp Academy

Bayou Classic Returns to New Orleans Nov. 22-26, 2016

The classic college football rivalry between Shreveport, LA and Baton Rouge, LA makes its way back to New Orleans next week.

Running like the Wind

On April 2, 2016 Jefferson Parish Parks and Recreation held its Parish Wide track Meet. Kings Grant Park’s ten year old 4 x 100 meter relay team consisted of Jeremiah Hall, Bryson Osborne II, Nolan Jefferson

Gold Nuggets reach top 10 for first time since 2013

Xavier University of Louisiana reached the top 10 in the NAIA Division I Women's Basketball Coaches' Top 25 Poll for the first time since the 2012-13 season. The Gold Nuggets climbed from 21st to ninth in the poll, which was ...

Who Dat? Fans Dat!

A little girl with two big puffs and smooth brown skin is in a black Drew Brees jersey that hangs off her thin body. She has some ketchup smeared on the side of her face from the fries she just ...

Saints Continue to Turn Tide on the Season with Win Against Giants

After a slow 0-4 season start, the New Orleans Saints find themselves at .500 with a 4-4 record. Quarterback Drew Brees looks like his old self again, completing 39-50 passes for 511 yards, seven touchdowns and two interceptions. Brees now ...

LA State Treasury Forced To Shift Trust Fund Money To Plug Deficits

The Louisiana Department of the Treasury has been directed by the legislature to move $30.5 million from dedicated trust funds to fill deficits

Roger Cador: A Living Legend

Roger Cador will enter his 31st season as Head Coach of the Southern University Jaguars Baseball Program. A native of New Roads LA and son of a sharecropper

The Battle of the Cats Come Back to New Orleans

The Bayou Classic is in its 41's year, more than just a football game it has become an important part of the Thanksgiving weekend as a destination for many African-Americans.

The Bayou Classic Celebrates 41 Years

Tigers Jags Historic Rivalry 2014 marks the 41st annual meeting of HBCU rivals Grambling State University and Southern University: The Bayou Classic is a football game and so much more!

Bayou Classic Events Roadshow Events

The Bayou Classic is more than a football game. This annual event is one of the country's greatest college sports rivalries, bringing the fans and alumni of Southern University

New Orleans Civil Rights Tour Was Right on Time!

Led by former New Orleans City Councilman Arnie Fielkow, who now heads the NBA Legends as CEO and President of the Retired Players Association based in Chicago, Illinois

XU's Alexander Jumps to All-America Honor

Angelica Alexander became Xavier University of Louisiana's second All-American of the 2014 NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championships

A Victorious Send Off for Malcolm Jenkins and Roman Harper

Kendal Francis, Data News Weekly VP of Advertising Glenn Jones and friends gathered to celebrate Malcolm Jenkins & Roman Harper prior to them leaving New Orleans.

Nuggets Move to No. 2, Their Highest Rank of the Season

Not only did the Xavier University of Louisiana women's tennis team defeat Auburn Montgomery, but the Gold Nuggets also helped knock the Warhawks