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CLOPTON – The Indian-Hawks started their football season with an away game played in difficult conditions — and, in the end, with a hard-fought 7-20 loss to the Duchesne High School in St. Charles.

LOUISIANA – More than 150 people gathered at the First Baptist Church in Louisiana on Sunday, Aug. 25 for a tailgate party followed by Spirit Day worship service. Everyone dressed in Bulldog attire or colors, other sports attire or wore a “Proud Bulldog Fan” sticker to show their support. Th…

LOUISIANA – The First Baptist Church of Louisiana will host a tailgate party for coaches, faculty and students from Louisiana Middle School and High School before their services Sunday, starting at 10 a.m. The event will be held in their parking lot.

LOUISIANA – For more than a decade, the efforts and generosity of private citizens have maintained the flags in public places, from modest ones flying in city parks to the huge flag that serves as the focal point of Louisiana’s riverfront. Together, these efforts can be costly — more than $5…

Patience pays off: Eighty-three-year-old golfer Ed Pennington scored his second hole in one in 67 years of playing golf on Monday, July 15. He has had both holes in one on hole #9 at Pike County Country Club using a #6 iron. His first hole-in-one was on the same hole in May 2015. Courtesy photo

Donovan Denslow competes in the 2-mile race at the state track meet. He came in third. Courtesy photoBeverly Abel leaps while competing in the 300-meter hurdles. Courtesy photo.Clopton's Shawn Yates and his competition in the 110-meter hurdles.Abel and parrish participate in the 4x200 meter …

Bowling Green’s baseball team kept their EMO Conference title hopes alive last week after picking up a big 4-1 victory over a talented Silex squad.Cody Pogue had an RBI single in the top of the second inning toscore Kaden Chandler for the Bobcats’ first run.With the game tied at 1-1 in the t…

Bowling Green’s Brayden Buffington after winning the EMO Conference title. Submitted photo.Bowling Green golfer Brayden Buffington had a memorable week for the Bobcats’ golf program.He started out with a medalist victory in the 18-team Elsberry Invitational. Buffington then won a tri-match a…

file photo.Louisiana’s baseball team played its first ballgame Tuesday against Silex, launching itself into a season in which head coach Ryan Griffin says will put the team “right in the thick of things.”The team has 16 players on its roster. Griffin said the number may make it tricky to fie…

In spite of being without their leading scorer, the Louisiana Lady Bulldogs traveled to Winfield last week and left with an impressive 45-25 victory.

The Clopton Lady Hawks knocked off Warrenton and Wright City last week. Against a familiar team in Warrenton, who the Lady Hawks saw during the Jamboree and at times in the summer, they hit a few big fourth quarter shots to get an impressive 46-37 win.

Bowling Green High School’s Kameron Worley prepares to shoot a free throw during Bowling Green’s semi-final game against Elsberry on Thursday evening.

Bowling Green’s Gabi Deters chases after a loose ball during Wednesday night’s game between BGHS and Van-Far. The two teams met in the semi-final round of the 94th Annual Bowling Green High School Invitational.

Gavin Deters drives towards the basket during Bowling Green’s game last week at Wright City. The Bobcats erupted offensively on the Wildcat defense, scoring 70 points in a 35-point route of their Eastern Missouri Conference opponent. Deters would finish the game with 8 points.