Sports

Local baseball teams close out regular season

Heading into the weekend, several area teams have their postseason plans locked in. For others, a lot is riding on their regular season finales.

First college football title game will be played in Arlington

The first national championship game of the playoff era will be held at Cowboys Stadium on Jan. 12, 2015, based on Wednesday’s vote by college administrators in Pasadena, Calif.

First college football title game will be played in Arlington

The first national championship game of the playoff era will be held at Cowboys Stadium on Jan. 12, 2015, based on Wednesday’s vote by college administrators in Pasadena, Calif.

Former Lufkin, A&M star arrested again

A former Aggie quarterback is in trouble with the law again. Reggie McNeal who played for A&M from 2002 to 2006 was arrested Monday night in Bryan.

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.