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Mineola struggles at state title game

The Mineola Yellowjackets played their first-ever state championship game. It didn't start well.

Gilmer Buckeyes leave for Jerry World

The Gilmer Buckeyes left for Arlington Thursday. The unbeaten Bux will play friday at noon for the state championship.

Garrett Sanders is live from Mineola's state championship game in Arlington

KETK's Garrett Sanders was live at the home of the Cowboys. It's also the home of the state high school football championships.
History is on the Mavericks side in trading for Rajon Rondo

History is on the Mavericks side in trading for Rajon Rondo

The Boston Celtics have been trying to trade point guard Rajon Rondo for years, and now the Dallas Mavericks are the latest to dip their toe into this scenario. DO. THIS. TODAY. NOW. YESTERDAY.

Tyler Lee places three on All-State team

Tyler Lee linebacker Brandon Durman earned first team honors, teammate Zach Hall was a second team pick at quarterback and the Red Raiders had one honorable mention selection today with the release of the 2014 Class 6A All-State Football T
Andre Johnson will play against Ravens

Andre Johnson will play against Ravens

Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson said Thursday he passed the NFL’s concussion protocol and will play against the Ravens on Sunday at NRG Stadium.
Implosion imminent at Kyle Field

Implosion imminent at Kyle Field

 The west side of Texas A&M’s Kyle Field will be imploded this weekend to make way for more stadium improvements.
Mavs race past Pistons

Mavs race past Pistons

Chandler Parsons scored a season-high 32 points and grabs seven rebounds as the Mavericks defeat the Pistons, 117-106. Read more at Mavs.com
Gilmer football team remembers Pollard in trip to championship

Gilmer football team remembers Pollard in trip to championship

 “When Desmond passed away, they developed a love for each other ... that is mature and deeper, more of an adult-like love that takes a tragedy to develop.”
Houston’s 2016 Final Four logo revealed

Houston’s 2016 Final Four logo revealed

On Wednesday afternoon at the M.D. Anderson YMCA on Cavalcade, the 2016 Final Four Houston logo was unveiled.

Jack Stallard previews Gilmer state championship game

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked Stallard about the unbeaten Gilmer Buckeyes.

Danny Elzner shows the Cowboys how to turn a home game into a road game

KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner knows how the Cowboys can beat the Colts this Sunday. Just turn the home game into a road game. The Cowboys will host the Colts.
Mineola and Waskom will play for state championships

Mineola and Waskom will play for state championships

The Mineola Yellowjackets will play for the state championship. The Jackets will make their first-ever appearance in the title game.
Longview and John Tyler lead 5A all-state football team

Longview and John Tyler lead 5A all-state football team

Longview and John Tyler dominted the 5A All-State team. Six Lobos and five Lions were named.
Texans still hold Ravens’ Gary Kubiak in high esteem

Texans still hold Ravens’ Gary Kubiak in high esteem

The Texans’ have reverence for former coach Gary Kubiak.