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Jack Stallard previews the Cowboys

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked Stallard about Jason Garrett.
He was the Cowboy from East Texas

He was the Cowboy from East Texas

Former Dallas Cowboys fullback Robert Newhouse, who will be remembered most for throwing a touchdown pass to Golden Richards while running to his left in Super Bowl XII on one of Tom Landry’s famous trick plays, died Tuesday night.
Rangers improving, despite marathon loss to Yankees

Rangers improving, despite marathon loss to Yankees

The All-Star break, it turns out, did the Texas Rangers plenty of good. They could probably use another couple after their marathon Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium.
THSCA All-Star Football Game: Whitehouse’s Parker earns Offensive MVP award

THSCA All-Star Football Game: Whitehouse’s Parker earns Offensive MVP award

Whitehouse’s Jake Parker caught three passes in the Texas High School Coaches Association 80th All-Star Football Game and they were big ones.
ETX native, former Dallas Cowboys champion dies at 64

ETX native, former Dallas Cowboys champion dies at 64

An East Texas native and former Dallas Cowboy died Tuesday at the age of 64.
AT&T Stadium lands UIL football title games

AT&T Stadium lands UIL football title games

All 12 UIL football title games will return to Arlington’s AT&T Stadium for a second consecutive year, the UIL announced Tuesday at the Texas High School Coaches Association state convention.
Cowboys touch down in California for training camp

Cowboys touch down in California for training camp

Tuesday marked the first day of the rest of the season for the Cowboys, a stretch of 160 days from their arrival in California to the regular-season finale in Washington.
So-so season for Cowboys could mean so long for Garrett

So-so season for Cowboys could mean so long for Garrett

When the Dallas Cowboys land at Point Mugu Naval Air Station on Tuesday afternoon and deplane the team charter, signaling their arrival in Oxnard, Calif., for the start of the 2014 season, they should all take a selfie.
North jumps all over South in high school All-Star basketball game

North jumps all over South in high school All-Star basketball game

Racing out to an early lead almost did in the visiting team at the Texas High School Coaches Association basketball All-Star game, but the North held on for a 118-101 win over the South on Monday at the Alamo Convocation Center.
2013 draft class a direct reflection of 2-14 season

2013 draft class a direct reflection of 2-14 season

The Texans’ 2013 draft class is falling in line with the team’s NFL-worst 2-14 season.
Top Fuel Racing: Kilgore’s Torrence narrowly misses winners circle

Top Fuel Racing: Kilgore’s Torrence narrowly misses winners circle

Steve Torrence checked a couple of items off his “to do” list at Bandimere Speedway, but a winners circle appearance wasn’t one of them as the talented Texan bowed out of the 35th annual Mopar Mile-High Nationals in one of Sun

East Texas Lumberjacks

Gus Johnson won a state championship at Gilmer. Tyler Boyd won three state championships at Daingerfield. They are both seniors at Stephen F. Austin.
Big 12’s Bowlsby warns that ‘change is coming’ to college athletics

Big 12’s Bowlsby warns that ‘change is coming’ to college athletics

Change is coming to college athletics, and it may be disappointing for some, Big 12 Conference commissioner Bob Bowlsby said Monday in the opening press conference of media days.
Five questions as Texans prepare for training camp

Five questions as Texans prepare for training camp

Coming off a 2-14 campaign, the Texans will enter their first training camp under new head coach Bill O’Brien this weekend.
East Texas players among those honored in 2A All-State Baseball Team

East Texas players among those honored in 2A All-State Baseball Team

Hughes Springs standout Dylan Moore, a 15-game winner on the mound and a solid offensive weapon for the Mustangs, earned a pair of honors today with the release of the Texas Sports Writers Association/Collin Street Baker Class 2A All-State Base