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Pelicans guard Dejean-Jones fatally shot in Dallas

DALLAS  — Police say New Orleans Pelicans guard Bryce Dejean-Jones was fatally shot after breaking down the door to a Dallas apartment.

Sr. Cpl. DeMarquis Black said in a statement that officers were called early Saturday morning and found the 23-year-old player collapsed in an outdoor passageway. 82 more words


Pelicans Guard Shot to Death

Via Ames Tribune:

“Former Iowa State men’s basketball player and current New Orleans Pelican Bryce Dejean-Jones has died, the Dallas (Texas) County coroner’s office confirmed to the Ames Tribune on Saturday.  122 more words


Easy Like Sunday Morning


I have some huge updates for you guys which you will be able to find in my post grad life section. Anyways before you go and read that.Id highly suggest reading further. 927 more words

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Lazy Saturday Reads

Happy Memorial Day Weekend!

This is the weekend when we reflect on the costs of war.  The holiday is rooted in our own civil war but it gives us a chance to think on those who have come and gone before us.   1,656 more words

New Orleans

A New Initiative Seeks To Restore The Eagle Saloon, A Historic New Orleans Jazz Space, To Its Former Glory

A single photograph, grainy and yellowed with time. That’s all the tangible evidence that remains of Buddy Bolden, one of the first documented players of early New Orleans jazz. 646 more words


Big and Loud in New Orleans

We took is slow that morning. Still sore and sunburnt from yesterday, we ate a relaxed breakfast at a local café before heading off on the trolley to see the Garden District. 784 more words