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The Louisiana Weekly
The Louisiana Weekly

(504) 282-3705

2215 Pelopidas St
New Orleans, LA 70122   Directions


Xavier Gold Rush takes 2nd place at first-ever Black College World Series
05/17/2021 12:38pm

By Kai Davis Contributing Writer Following the return of its baseball program after a four-decade lull, Xavier University of Louisianas baseball team began the inauguralContinue Reading

Does SCOTUS sound ready to pay student athletes?
04/19/2021 11:36am

By Lauren Victoria Burke Contributing Writer NNPA Newsire U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh called the NCAAs practices disturbing. The antitrust laws shouldContinue Reading

Play Ball: Baseball returns to Xavier University
03/15/2021 11:26am

By Amber Parks Contributing Writer On February 23, after a six-decade hiatus, Xavier University of Louisiana played its first collegiate baseball game since 1960. TheContinue Reading

Boston Red Sox hire Bianca Smith as first Black woman coach in Baseball history
01/11/2021 1:43pm

By Stacy M. Brown Contributing Writer NNPA Newswire Bianca Smith, an African-American woman, has made baseball history. Smith, who most recently served as anContinue Reading

The Negro League gets major upgrade from MLB
12/21/2020 11:55am

Willie Mays will add some hits to his record, Monte Irvins big league batting average should climb over .300 and Satchel Paige may add nearlyContinue Reading

The Times-Picayune
The Times-Picayune

(800) 925-0000

365 Canal Pl
New Orleans, LA 70130   Directions



(504) 679-0600

846 Howard Ave
New Orleans, IL 70113   Directions


Jackie Mason, comic who perfected amused outrage, dies at 93
07/24/2021 8:56pm

The rabbi-turned-comedian died Saturday at Mt. Sinai Hospital in Manhattan after being hospitalized for over two weeks

US swimmer Chase Kalisz wins gold in 400m IM in Tokyo Olympics
07/24/2021 8:49pm

U.S. swimmer Chase Kalisz easily won the gold medal in the 400m individual medley at the Tokyo Olympics. His training partner won silver.

Tokyo Olympics Day 2: Women's gymnastics, swimming take center stage
07/24/2021 8:40pm

Two of Americas star Olympians headline Sundays events at the Tokyo Games as Simone Biles and Katie Ledecky both begin their quests to rewrite the record books.

103-year old woman happy to have in-person celebration with family
07/24/2021 8:35pm

103, I never thought Id make it, Lorraine Engelhart said with a laugh.

Highlights from Day 1 of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics
07/24/2021 8:28pm

The first day of the Tokyo Olympics was different than years past. Here are the highlights from day one.


(504) 525-3838

1 Galleria Blvd
Metairie, LA 70001   Directions


Allstate Sugar Bowl hosts Greater New Orleans Sports Hall of Fame Banquet
07/24/2021 9:10pm

The Allstate Sugar Bowl handed out 28 awards and inducted five new members into the Greater New Orleans Sports Hall of Fame at its banquet Saturday night at the Hilton Riverside.

Kalisz wins first US medal of Tokyo Games, Litherland 2nd
07/24/2021 8:50pm

Chase Kalisz won the first American medal of the Tokyo Games, taking gold Sunday in the mens 400-meter individual medley with Jay Litherland making it a 1-2 finish for the powerhouse U.S. team,

FNF PREVIEW: Rummel looking to reload in 2021
07/24/2021 6:30pm

In 2019, the Raiders won the state title in Monicas first season as head coach. This years Raider squad will start the year inexperienced, but Monica hopes that his team will grow, quickly.

Is this a down year for Alabama football?
07/24/2021 6:15pm

HOOVER, AL - Nick Saban is never short on talent there in Tuscaloosa. However, this years team will look a lot different after losing 10 players to the NFL Draft, 6 of those guys were 1st-round draft picks. Plus, a new Offensive Coordinator in Bill OBrien and a new starting quarterback. But somehow Coach Saban ...

Ed-itorial: Like it or not, SEC expansion would be an epic shift in the NCAA
07/24/2021 4:15pm

In the news business, when a story is not denied you can assume there is some validity to it.


(504) 681-0120

839 St Charles Ave
New Orleans, IL 70130   Directions


WODT AM 1280 Fox Sports Radio
WODT AM 1280 Fox Sports Radio

(504) 679-7300

929 Howard Ave
New Orleans, LA 70113   Directions



(504) 486-6161

1025 S Jefferson Davis Pkwy
New Orleans, IL 70125   Directions


WWL Sports Radio AM 870 / FM 105.3
WWL Sports Radio AM 870 / FM 105.3

(504) 260-1870

400 Poydras St
New Orleans, LA 70130   Directions



(504) 529-6298

1024 N Rampart St
New Orleans, LA 70116   Directions


Chase Kalisz brings home first US gold medal of Tokyo Olympics
07/24/2021 9:08pm

Americans took gold and silver in the first swimming final of the Tokyo Olympics.

Why does one volleyball player wear a different color jersey?
07/24/2021 8:58pm

The International Volleyball Federation introduced the libero in 1996.

US women open with beach volleyball win
07/24/2021 8:56pm

April Ross and Alix Klineman opened their Olympics with a straight-set win against China.

Why is Russia called ROC at the Tokyo Olympics?
07/24/2021 8:16pm

You wont see the countrys flag above any podiums but the national colors are on the uniforms at the Tokyo Olympics.

Japan surges to gymnastics lead; Reigning champ Uchimura out
07/24/2021 6:42pm

The 32-year-old two-time Olympic champion fell on high bar and failed to qualify for the event finals.

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