New Orleans

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XULA moves on in baseball playoffs after downing Crowley's Ridge 16-5

The nation's Catholic HBCU stays alive in its baseball playoff tournament, defeating a listless opponent and setting up a rematch with Fisher, who defeated XULA in the first round.

Nightmare third inning dooms XULA in first game of double-elimination playoffs

XULA, in its first season of baseball after several decades away, succumbs to the bats of Boston's Fisher College in the first round of double-elimination playoffs.

Accused African priest in New Orleans countersues alleged victim

The pastor of St Peter Claver in New Orleans, who has been on leave since the revelation of an abuse allegation in January, has responded with a lawsuit of his own.

Louisiana Civil Rights Trail begins unveiling historical markers, Black Catholic history

Black Catholics pepper Louisiana's new Civil Rights Trail listings, and the first to receive a physical marker was none other than Leah Chase.

Heartbreak in the Heart of Dixie: XULA falls 7-2 in the Black College World Series championship

A thrilling tournament showing came up just short for XULA, as a lopsided pitching performance in the final game secured a Black College World Series championship for Bluefield State.

XULA baseball reaches final of Black College World Series, will face Bluefield State in rematch

XULA prevails 7-5 against Florida Memorial in the Black College World Series, a brand-new baseball tournament whose championship might just go to a brand-new team.

St Aug High in New Orleans celebrates Black clergy alumni

A Mass at St Aug High in New Orleans on Friday celebrated the school's 14 Black alumni that have entered the priesthood and/or religious life—and one who is up next.
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