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Ryan Mallett says he wants to stay in Houston

Ryan Mallett says he wants to stay in Houston

During an appearance with teammates at Texas Children’s Hospital on Wednesday, quarterback Ryan Mallett made it clear that he’s hoping to sign a new contract that will keep him in Houston.
Area schools announce athletic schedule changes, cancellations for Wednesday

Area schools announce athletic schedule changes, cancellations for Wednesday

Wednesday’s snow is playing havoc with the area sports schedule. Several scheduled baseball and softball tournaments, set to begin on Thursday and run through Saturday, have already been shut down.

Lindale edges Longview, Lee loses, Frankston and White Oak win

The Lindale Eagles edged Longview in the first round of the state playoffs Tuesday night. The Eagles won over the Lobos, 63-62, at Wagstaff Gym on the campus of Tyler Junior College. 
Mavericks realize Amar’e Stoudemire is special

Mavericks realize Amar’e Stoudemire is special

The excitement level from Amar’e Stoudemire’s debut with the Dallas Mavericks has gone through the roof.
East Texas high school baseball season kicks off

East Texas high school baseball season kicks off

Dust off your favorite baseball cap and grab some sunflower seeds. The 2015 high school baseball season begins this week for several East Texas teams. You can find season previews for 37 East Texas teams.
Young Lobos open playoffs against Lindale

Young Lobos open playoffs against Lindale

A young Lobo basketball team enters the postseason tonight already battle tested.
Palestine hires Austin Westlake assistant as hew HC, AD

Palestine hires Austin Westlake assistant as hew HC, AD

Palestine Independent School District has hired a new head football coach and athletic director.
Adrian Beltre wants to finish his career with the Rangers

Adrian Beltre wants to finish his career with the Rangers

A 17-year veteran is afforded the opportunity to arrive to spring training on report date, but Adrian Beltre beat the deadline for Texas Rangers position players by three days.
Jones says Garrett has evolved positively as Cowboys’ head coach

Jones says Garrett has evolved positively as Cowboys’ head coach

A year ago at this time, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was defending his decision to keep coach Jason Garrett, who seemed to be in lame-duck status for another season.
Griffin, Bennett inducted into East Texas Coaches Association Hall of Honor

Griffin, Bennett inducted into East Texas Coaches Association Hall of Honor

 Legends of high school football in East Texas were inducted into the East Texas Coaches Association Hall of Honor during a banquet Saturday evening at Northridge Country Club.
Astros ready for full workouts in spring training

Astros ready for full workouts in spring training

 With shortstop Jed Lowrie’s arrival Monday, all of the big-name Astros players have made it to camp.
Joey Logano wins Daytona 500

Joey Logano wins Daytona 500

Joey Logano won the Daytona 500 on Sunday to capture NASCAR's season-opening Sprint Cup race. It's the first time Logano has won the 500.
RIOS WINS IT! Senior Hits Dramatic Game-Winner Over LC

RIOS WINS IT! Senior Hits Dramatic Game-Winner Over LC

 Senior Chris Rios hit a three-pointer with 7.2 seconds remaining, giving the UT Tyler men's basketball team a 77-76 win over Louisiana College on Senior Day. Rios finished the game with a game-high 25 points in the win.
UT Tyler Women Pull Away from LC, Winning 100-73 on Senior Day

UT Tyler Women Pull Away from LC, Winning 100-73 on Senior Day

 The No. 10 ranked UT Tyler women's basketball team closed out the 2014-15 regular season with a dominating 100-73 win over Louisiana College on Senior Day. The Patriots are the No. 1 seed in the 2015 ASC tournament.

Daytona International Speedway undergoing $400 million project

The Daytona International Speedway is in the middle of a $400 million renovation project. Like all other major sports venues, they're trying to enhance the experience for the fans.