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Tyler ISD accepting nominations for Athletic Hall of Fame

The Tyler Independent School District is now accepting nominations for the Athletic Hall of Fame.

Ex-Lobo Scobee has sights set on future with Jags

Entering his 10th season in the professional ranks, Josh Scobee has established himself on the field as the kicker for the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Manziel pleads guilty on charges of failing to identify himself

With the SEC Media Days set to start on Tuesday in Hoover, Ala., the Johnny Manziel news keeps rolling in.

Carthage quarterback ‘pretty solid’ on UTSA commitment

Carthage quarterback Blake Bogenschutz said in a telephone interview that he is “pretty solid” on his commitment to UTSA. He said the only factor that might sway his decision would be an offer from a Big 12 team.

Mavs introduce trio of rookies, all with something to prove

After introducing a trio of rookies to the Dallas media Wednesday, the Dallas Mavericks set the stage for their summer league squad that will be competing in Las Vegas beginning Saturday.

Longview's Davis starts All-Star Game, will hit in Home Run Derby

Longview Lobo Chris Davis, is Mr. Popularity. He was the top vote-getter in all of MLB with 8,272,243 votes.

Rangers take two of three from Astros

Nelson Cruz's base hit in the fifth inning scored Ian Kinsler with the go-ahead run of a 5-4 victory over Houston on Sunday in front of 36,746 at the Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.

Drew Coleman coming back to Henderson

Former Henderson Lion Drew Coleman is coming back to his hometown to help with a youth football fundraiser. The 7-year NFL veteran will be in Henderson, with the Rusk County Panthers Pop Warner league.

Stars land center Tyler Seguin in seven-player trade with Bruins

Seguin, center Rich Peverley and defenseman Ryan Button are going to the Stars while Eriksson, right wings Reilly Smith and Matt Fraser, and defenseman Joe Morrow head to the Bruins.

Two East Texans head to Pan Am games

Two East Texans will represent their country in the 2013 Pan Am Junior Championships. Andre Jefferson from John Tyler will compete in the long jump. Harmony's Daven Murphree is a pole vaulter.