Sports

Cowboys holding cards close to the vest as draft day nears

The Cowboys draft 18th, so they have no idea who is going to be available when their turn comes Thursday night. The Cowboys, with only six picks this year, appear more likely to trade down than up.

Big decisions loom for Texans as NFL draft approaches

After months of evaluation, discussion and analysis, the Texans’ draft board is set as the clock ticks down to Thursday’s first round that begins at 7 p.m.

Lobos relying on new faces in spring

Longview has a lot of holes to try to fill as spring football practice starts today.

Rangers sweep Mariners

The Rangers swept Seattle in Arlington over the weekend. Here's more from the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.

Arlington set to become major player in college football playoff system

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram has a story about Arlington and major college football. It's all because of Cowboys Stadium.

Lee beats Longview

Jimmy Carter writes for the Longview News-Journal. Lee beat Longview in a big district matchup.

Cowboys' preseason schedule will be on KETK and FOX 51

The Cowboys will start their preseason schedule on KETK at the Hall of Fame Game August 4 against the Dolphins. The rest of the Cowboys' preseason games will be on FOX 51.

Berkman trashes Wrigley Field

After 83 career games played at Wrigley Field, former Astro Lance Berkman is not fond of the Chicago Cubs’ home.

Spring Hill boys reach state tournament

Collin Thompson led the way with a two-day total of 147, and the Spring Hill Panthers earned a trip to the UIL State Golf Tournament on Tuesday with a third-place team finish at the Class 3A Region II Tournament.

Mendicello soccer tournament begins today

The 31st annual Mike Mendicello Memorial Soccer Tournament begins its three-day run today at the Lear Sports Complex in Longview.