Category Archives: Sports & Outdoors

Tickets for WOS, PNG game on sale

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Reserve ticket sales for the home game WOS Mustangs vs PNG Indians varsity football game, will be on sale in the WOS Athletic office the following days and times this week: Thursday, Sept. 4, from 9:00 am – 12:00, and 1:00 –

Kaz’s Fearless Forecast

KAZ’S FEARLESS FORECAST Games This Week WEST ORANGE-STARK over LITTLE CYPRESS-MAURICEVILLE—The Mustangs have a habit of defeating schools larger than them in the scrimmages and the pre-district portion of their schedule. And apparently this year is no different after the

LU defense records big plays in scrimmage

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The start of Lamar’s football scrimmage Saturday night started the way most fans would have expected with the No. 1 offense dominating. Lamar’s first team-offense scored on two of its first three possessions, and the first big highlight came on the fourth

Orangefield’s Bradley commits to Faulkner State

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Kylie Bradley, senior catcher, from Orangefield High School has committed to continue her education and softball at Faulkner State College in Alabama.  The Sun Chiefs compete at the NJCAA level. She plays in the summer for Orange Crush Gold. She will

Orangefield’s Gautreaux commits to Faulkner State

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Ashton Gautreaux, senior shortstop from Orangefield High School, has committed to continue her education and softball careers at Faulkner State College in Alabama. The Sun Chiefs compete at the NJCAA level. Ashton plays softball in the summer for the Orange

Locals only or Worldwide?

“Pssst…..hey buddy? I got what you need, GPS coordinates, reef names, secretspots full of shell guaranteed to give you what you’re looking for. I got itall.” In a wide eyed frenzy the unsuspecting and overly enthusiastic anglerwho’s hungry for information

O.C.A.R.C. event provides special touch

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“The number of entries is down a little this year,” stated John Thomas while directing traffic with a clip board in one hand and shaking the hand of a young angler with the other.“Our sponsors stepped up big again this

Lamar Cardinals report for fall camp

There has been a lot of anticipation for the start of the 2014 season, ever since the final horn sounded to wrap up Lamar’s record-setting 2013 campaign. The anticipation jumped to a whole new level Sunday as approximately 90 student-athletes

August means it’s time to switch gears

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I know it’s tough to even imagine it, especially when the mercury is threatening to burst out the top of the thermometer, but hunting season is right around the corner. August is the month that gets everything kicked off, hunters and fishermen alike

LCM alum, Hayden Reed, is recognized athletic scholar

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Hayden Reed, formerly of Orange, has been named the men’s Scholar Athletes of the Year in Division I for the 2013-2014 track and field season by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA), the association announced Tuesday.

Joe Torre remembered as a teen-aged slugger

  It was mid-August 1957 and our team bus was slowly making it through the downtown section of Johnstown, Pa. after a 10-hour trip from Schenectady, N.Y. A few days before that I was flabbergasted when Chuck Esmoke asked my

WOS season ticket sales announced

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Current WOS season ticket holders can purchase their 2014 football tickets during Aug. 5-6 from 9:00 – noon, and 1:00 – 3:00 pm. Tickets will be available at the athletic office at WOS High School. Season tickets will be available

Live bait choices make fishing interesting

No matter how hard lure manufacturers try they will never be able to create a lure that works better than real thing, period. The typical profile of the weekend angler is not that of the high end trophy trout hunter

KAZ’S KORNER:All 32 NFL Teams open training camps this week

By the time this weekend gets here, all 32 National Football League teams will be at their respective training sites getting ready for the rapidly-approaching 2014 season. The Dallas Cowboys will be at their training facility at the City of

Rain hasn’t slowed bass action on local scene

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We got more than the shark did for a change! RECORD PHOTO: Dickie Colburn You will just have to excuse local bass fishermen for hoping for yet another down pour not unlike the system that parked on top of us

BASS tournament a repeat in Orange

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The Greater Orange Area Chamber of Commerce together with the Stark Cultural Venues are proud to announced the return of Bassmaster Elite Series Tournament at a press conference on July 17 at the chamber’s office. The first tournament was held

Customize your favorite topwater and catch more fish

   More than once it has happened, you and your best fishing buddy are standing side by side using the same lure but only one of you is really catching fish. The next time this happens you need to examine

Colburn – Cops helping kids tourney up next

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Even thinking about fishing has been very difficult for me this week following the tragic Borel boating accident on the river last weekend. I know very few individuals that have any greater love for fishing and the outdoors and sharing

KAZ’S KORNER – NFL Teams scrambling to emulate Seahawks defense

If there’s one thing a lop-sided upset in a Super Bowl does, it’s getting the attention of the other 28 National Football League teams. That’s exactly what has been happening ever since the underdog Seattle Seahawks strapped a gigantic 43-8

Customize your favorite topwater and catch more fish

More than once it has happened, you and your best fishing buddy are standing side by side using the same lure but only one of you is really catching fish. The next time this happens you need to examine you

Steelers determined to end playoff drought in 2014

If there’s one thing that really irritates Pittsburgh Steelers fans, it’s having their football season ending after Game 16, due to the fact the team missed landing a National Football League playoff berth. And that’s exactly what has happened the