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Longview begins spring football practice today

Longview begins spring football practice today

It’s been something the Lobos have been working on since November. But today, the true test begins as Longview kicks off a 15-session spring practice slate, marking the return of football to Lobo Stadium.
John Berry named head football coach, athletic director at Gladewater ISD

John Berry named head football coach, athletic director at Gladewater ISD

According to David Smoak, owner of Smoaky.com, John Berry was officially approved as the new athletic director and head football coach at Gladewater High School o
Latest draft chatter has Texans trading down to take Khalil Mack

Latest draft chatter has Texans trading down to take Khalil Mack

As the NFL gets closer to the draft on May 8-10, there will be more and more media reports about what the Texans plan to do with the first overall pick.
All-East Texas Boys Basketball: Coach of the Year: Brett Carr

All-East Texas Boys Basketball: Coach of the Year: Brett Carr

The Longview News-Journal has named its East Texas high school basketball Coach of the Year. He's Brett Carr of Tatum.
Kyle Orton is a no-show at Cowboys practice

Kyle Orton is a no-show at Cowboys practice

Dallas Cowboys backup quarterback Kyle Orton was not at Valley Ranch for Day 1 of the team's off-season program, according to sources.
Cowboys go back to work on Tony Romo’s birthday

Cowboys go back to work on Tony Romo’s birthday

Tony Romo’s birthday is April 21. It’s the same day the Dallas Cowboys begin their off-season program.

Josh Riegel: Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of Week

Meet Josh Riegel, our Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of Week. He plays football and baseball for T.K. Gorman in Tyler.
Lawsuit against Melton reportedly dropped

Lawsuit against Melton reportedly dropped

A bar owner has reportedly dropped a $1 million lawsuit against Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Henry Melton that claimed the former Texas standout bit him during an incident late last season.
NBA Playoffs: Spurs beat Mavs in opener

NBA Playoffs: Spurs beat Mavs in opener

The Spurs scored 19 of the final 23 points, including 15 straight to dig out of a late 10-point deficit and defeat Dallas 90-85 in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series Sunday at the AT&T Center.
Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies

Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the middleweight boxing contender who spent 19 years in prison after being wrongly convicted of a triple murder, has died in Toronto, according to Win Wahrer, the director of client services for the Associati

"Save Our Park" draws big crowd to Noble Skatepark

Some of the best skateboarders in East Texas came out to Tyler's Noble E. Young Skatepark Saturday to raise money for what they say are much needed repairs to the park.
Texas QB Tyrone Swoopes has mixed spring game

Texas QB Tyrone Swoopes has mixed spring game

The Charlie Strong era is off and running. Well, walking, at least. The Texas fans who flocked to Royal-Memorial Stadium saw an incomplete product but one that still needs a lot of work before the fall.
Ducks beat Stars, Dallas down 2-0 in series

Ducks beat Stars, Dallas down 2-0 in series

The Dallas Stars are in a big hole. After Friday's 3-2 loss to the Anaheim Ducks, Dallas is down 2-0 in the best of seven series. The Stars lost 4-3 Wednesday in Game one.
Rangers send Adduci to disabled list

Rangers send Adduci to disabled list

The Texas Rangers announced today that the club has placed outfielder Jim Adduci on the 15-day disabled list with a fractured left little finger.
Spring Hill’s Nichols books trip to state tennis tourney

Spring Hill’s Nichols books trip to state tennis tourney

Spring Hill sophomore Mabry Nichols earned a second trip to the UIL State Tennis Tournament by winning the Region II Tournament.