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Friday, January 30, 2015 - 4:56pm

The battle for the services of Gilmer’s Kris Boyd turned into a Lone Star shootout.

When all was said and done, it was the University of Texas that landed the blue-chip recruit.

Palestine AD, head football coach submits resignation

Palestine AD, head football coach submits resignation

KETK has confirmed an East Texas high school athletic director and head football coach has submitted his resignation.
Gladewater's Daylon Mack making national news

Gladewater's Daylon Mack making national news

Signing day will be in three weeks and one of the best athletes in East Texas is getting noticed nationwide. Gladewater's Daylon Mack is ranked as the sixth-best player in the country according to ESPN.

Michigan Buckeye?

Michigan's new coach is interested in a Gilmer Buckeye. Jim Harbaugh wants to see McLane Carter throw.
ETVarsity staff selects Best Preps 2014 Football Team

ETVarsity staff selects Best Preps 2014 Football Team

The 2014 high school football season produced two state champions from East Texas, and those championship teams — Gilmer and Waskom — supplied the ETvarsity Best Preps 2014 Football Team with plenty of talent.
Two-Minute Drill: Lobo football banquet set Jan. 15, more

Two-Minute Drill: Lobo football banquet set Jan. 15, more

The 2014 Longview Lobo football banquet is set for 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 15, at Mobberly Baptist Church’s Elevation building. Tickets ($10) may be purchased at the LISD Athletic Office.
Gilmer celebrates Buckeye champs

Gilmer celebrates Buckeye champs

The State Champion Gilmer Buckeyes football team were celebrated by the community Wednesday during a meet and greet in Gilmer.

Gilmer's Blake Lynch signs with Baylor

Blake Lynch is going from Gilmer to Baylor. The Buckeye will become a Bear. Lynch is an early graduate and he signed with Baylor Wednesday.

Brandon Ogden looks back on the best of 2014

Brandon Ogden writes for the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked Ogden about the top East Texas sports stories of 2014. Ogden said...
Pittsburg ISD set to hire Chapel Hill OC as next head football coach, athletic director

Pittsburg ISD set to hire Chapel Hill OC as next head football coach, athletic director

The Pittsburg Independent School District has announced they are scheduled to hire their new head football coach and athletic director.

Jack Stallard's top sports stories of 2014

 Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked Stallard about his top plays of 2014. Stallard said...