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Astros to hire A.J. Hinch as manager

Astros to hire A.J. Hinch as manager

A.J. Hinch will be named the Astros next manager, a person close to the search said. Hinch checks all the boxes the Astros had on their wish list in the process: Playing, managing and front office experience.
Jerry Jones called Sunday’s win the best of the Jason Garrett era, best first half he’s ever seen

Jerry Jones called Sunday’s win the best of the Jason Garrett era, best first half he’s ever seen

It goes without saying that owner Jerry Jones was beside himself with joy in the postgame locker room following the Cowboys 38-17 dominating victory against the New Orleans Saints.
Primetime East Texas high school football players

Primetime East Texas high school football players

Dez Chumley, Jon Sorey, Jakoryian Walker and Kybrin Sheridan, Longview: Chumley completed 6 of 7 passes for 183 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for 44 yards and one score — all in the first half — in the Lobos’ 66-13 win
East Texas represented in High School Coaches Poll

East Texas represented in High School Coaches Poll

The Texas High School Coaches Poll was released Monday afternoon and many schools from East Texas made their respective top 10.

Sam Moore: Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week

Meet Sam Moore, our Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week. Same plays on the offensive line for the Whitehouse Wildcats.
Texans top Bills to move to 3-1

Texans top Bills to move to 3-1

Defensive end J.J.
Jose Altuve’s two hits seals batting title

Jose Altuve’s two hits seals batting title

On a day Jose Altuve wasn’t in the lineup to begin with, the Astros second baseman rocketed a double to left-center in the top of the third inning and beat out an infield hit in the hole in the fifth inning, virtually clinching the Americ
Europe withstands U.S. fightback to win Ryder Cup

Europe withstands U.S. fightback to win Ryder Cup

Try as it might, Team USA couldn't pull off its own miracle, having suffered the ultimate Ryder Cup indignity two years ago at Medinah in Chicago when leading 10-6 going into Sunday.

Tyler Junior College wins again

The Apaches had been averaging 59 points per game. Saturday night in Tyler, they scored 61. TJC beat Cisco, 61-38, at Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium.

Nacogdoches does something that hasn't been done in 84 years

The Nacogdoches Dragons beat the Lufkin Panthers Friday night for the second straight season. It's the first time Nacogdoches has won two straight from Lufkin since 1930.
TJC plays tonight

TJC plays tonight

The high-scoring TCJ Apaches will play in Tyler tonight. Tyler Junior College will host Cisco at 7:00 o'clock at Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium.
TCU’s Trevone Boykin accounts for 6 TDs as Frogs bury SMU

TCU’s Trevone Boykin accounts for 6 TDs as Frogs bury SMU

TCU overcame a slow offensive start Saturday to down SMU 56-0 at Gerald J. Ford Stadium and claim the Iron Skillet for another season.

Coach Ricklan Holmes talks after JT beats Whitehouse

John Tyler's head coach Ricklan Holmes talked with KETK after JT's 52-17 win against the Whitehouse Wildcats. Click the video above to watch that interview.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Longview downs Pine Tree in heated rivalry

In a heated rivalry that had East Texas buzzing, the Longview Lobos showed, once again, why they are always a force to be reckoned with as they took on the Pine Tree Pirates, their foe from a few miles down the road.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Chapel Hill defeats Tatum 42-39

The Tatum Eagles proved once again to be a force to be reckoned with as they traveled to Chapel Hill Friday night. The Bulldogs were able to defend their turf and pull off the 42-39 victory.