Sports

Tyler to host state championships for USTA

The state championships for USTA Texas Section tennis league team ages 55 and older will be held in Tyler on November 8-10, 2013.

Right turn lane approved at PTISD stadium

On Wednesday, October 30, 2013, Gregg County Commissioner’s approved a Funding Agreement with the Texas Department of Transportation that will design and construct a right turn lane from Loop 281 onto PT Parkway located at the new Pirate

ETX native, former SFA WR signs with Bills

According to ESPN Central Texas, former Jefferson High School and Stephen F.

SMU QB named The Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week

SMU quarterback Garrett Gilbert has been selected as The Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week for the ninth week of the college football season.

Brett Favre: Memory lapse 'put a little fear in me'

It can happen to anybody -- forgetting your glasses are on the top of your head, or not remembering a loved one's birthday after celebrating it for decades. Most of us simply laugh off these short memory lapses.

No. 12 UCLA at No. 2 OREGON picked as Davey O'Brien Marquee Match-up

The 2013 Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award Marquee Match-up for week nine highlights Davey O'Brien Watch List candidates Brett Hundley of UCLA and Marcus Mariota of Oregon in a contest between two of the top offenses in the Pac-1

2 East Texans facing off in MLB World Series

The 2013 Major League Baseball World Series will being Wednesday night. Although no Texas teams reached the championship this year, two East Texans did.

FSU QB, Jameis Winston, named Davey O'Brien Quarterback of the Week

Florida State's Jameis Winston has been named the Davey O'Brien Quarterback of the Week for the third time this season after leading the fifth-ranked Seminoles to a stunning 51-14 road victory over No. 3 Clemson.

Mavs blow past Pacers, now 2-2 for the preseason

The Mavericks then lined up against a Pacers team playing without three starters as swingman Paul George (bronchitis), center Roy Hibbert (rest) and power forward David West (rest) all sat out the game for the home squad.

Kilgore College Rangers selected as team to beat in conference race

Picked to finish fifth in the North Zone of Region XIV last year, Kilgore College went on to finish in first place on the way to a berth in the NJCAA Tournament in Hutchinson.