A pilot had to make an emergency crash landing in a Rusk pasture after the plane began experiencing problems. It was near Farm to Market Road 768 and County Road 1314. Trooper Steven Prater rushed to the scene around 2 p.m.
WIth a 55-44 win over rival Kilgore Saturday, TJC punched their ticket to the playoffs.
The Apaches will be hosted by Navarro next weekend.
Despite the loss, Kilgore College will also be in the postseason.
Gilmer graduate Adan Olivares, Louisiana College’s senior kicker, is now the proud owner of two school records ... not to mention the American Southwest Conference’s Special Teams Player of the Week honor.