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Tim Conway on Mount Rushmore of Comedy
May 21, 2019

(Ran originally Sunday May, 2019 in The Times and The News-Star.) All it took was Tim Conway in any of his…

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DANCING, LATER ON BROADWAY BUT FIRST AT THE SAVOY
May 13, 2019

(Ran originally in the May 12, 2019 Sunday editions of The Times and The News-Star.) I have just finished watching the…

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LOUISIANA TECH BASEBALL’S DIRTY DOZEN DAYS
May 8, 2019

Will Louisiana Tech’s 12-1 win over LSU Tuesday night in Baton Rouge be a late-season spark? And why am I starting…

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YOU CAN’T PLAY AROUND AT AUDITIONS
April 19, 2019

(This originally ran Sunday April 14 in The Times and The News-Star.) We have a big break in north Louisiana because…

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TIGER’S GRRRREAT…AGAIN!
April 15, 2019

AUGUSTA, Georgia — The man with the best shot at beating Tiger Woods in the final round of the 83rd Masters…

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ROUND 2: A ‘COULDN’T ASK FOR MORE’ MASTERS
April 13, 2019

AUGUSTA, Georgia — There was plenty of electricity around Augusta National today, and not just because of the lurking thunderstorms that…

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Remembering Forrest Gregg and his time in Shreveport
April 12, 2019

In a 19-paragraph story about his death on ESPN.com, there was no mention of Forrest Gregg having been the head coach... Read More
DW’s WEDNESDAY AT THE MASTERS
April 11, 2019

In general, first-timers react to Augusta National and the Masters Tournament like children react to ice cream and snow days. They…

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LAST LETTER TO ‘DEAR HERO COMMA’
April 1, 2019

(Dan Jenkins passed away March 7, 2019, at 90 in his Fort Worth hometown. More on all this later, but he…

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40 years of change in college basketball
March 27, 2019

It was 40 years ago this week that college basketball changed into what it is today. On March 26, 1979, Michigan…

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