Sports News

Sheriff Mitch Woods presents Heroic Efforts Awards.

Two Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office deputies and a DPS trooper received Heroic Efforts awards July 27 for life-saving endeavors on behalf of a man trapped inside a burning car after a June 29 accident.

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Total is exploring the possibility of adding a longtime strategic partner for its Port Arthur platform, a company representative confirmed Wednesday, July 29.

Quick Dagger

Multiple stakes winning sprinter Heitai was upset July 25 at Evangeline Downs by Quick Dagger in the $75,000 Turf Express.

Lamar Loop, dance team, cheer squad, Jessie Mudd and Will Hibbs

Lamar spirit teams

The Lamar University Spirit Team, consisting of the LU Cheer Squad and the LU Dance Team, brought home several awards after attending the Universal Cheerleaders Association and Universal Dance Association Collegiate Camp held July 10-13 at Texas State University in San Marcos.