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PT coach says team improving

Pine Tree’s offseason has been about putting the pieces together.

Panthers correcting scrimmage mistakes

Mark Sartain didn’t like what he saw from his team on Thursday in Spring Hill’s final scrimmage. More to the point, the first-year Panther coach was less than pleased with what he didn't see.

$16M state-of-the-art Pine Tree stadium opens to public with free tour

Pine Tree School Board President Charley Peck gazed through the glass of the press box at Pirate Stadium on Friday, surveying the newly-laid turf as crews power-washed a section of season ticket holder seats.

Top ETX basketball recruit commits to Baylor

According to Smoaky.com, one of the top high school basketball recruits in Texas has committed to a Big 12 university.

Amid 2016 speculation, Cruz takes grassroots pitch to New Hampshire

Sen. Ted Cruz wrapped up a week in the political spotlight headlining a political fundraiser Friday in New Hampshire, home to the traditional first primary contest in the race for the White House.

Cowboys vs. Bengals: 5 things to watch

Tonight’s next-to-last preseason game will give the starters a chance to play into the third quarter, perhaps longer. It will be their longest action of the preseason.

Flynn in danger of losing starting job

Former Tyler Lee Red Raider, Matt Flynn, was supposed to be the starting quarterback in Seattle last season, but he lost the job to dual-threat star, Russell Wilson.

Manziel inks about 500 autograph cards at ‘Meet the Aggies’

Texas A&M sophomore quarterback Johnny Manziel did indeed attend the “Meet the Aggies” autograph event in the indoor complex by Kyle Field this afternoon, and in the process signed about 500 autograph cards.

Longivew city officials reject TxDOT roads plan

State and city officials discussed Friday afternoon a plan that could leave Longview holding the tab for road maintenance traditionally paid for by the state.

Longview wreck leaves 1 in critical condition

One person is in critical condition following a two-vehicle wreck in Longview.