Sports

Quick Hits: Texas Teenage district, state tourneys, all-district
And now, Quick Hits: Indians go 1-3 at state 7-on-7 The Jacksonville Fightin’ Indians made their second trip in school history to the Texas State 7-on-7 Tournament,...
The 2017 edition of Dave Campbell’s Texas Football is now available. This year’s edition has University of Texas head coach Tom Herman on one portion of the cover and Corpus Christi Calallen head coach Phil Danaher – the coach with the most wins in Texas high school football history – on the other. Triple threat? DCTF selects 3 county teams for playoffs
It’s safe to say that most of Texas – including Cherokee County – has been ready for some football since graduations ended across the...


Quick Hits: Cherokee County softballers honored, sports briefs
And now, Quick Hits: County softballers make All-ET team A number of Cherokee County softballers were honored with the release of the Tyler Morning...
Quick Hits: TGCA Legacy; BH vs. Canada; Texas Teenage softball
And now, Quick Hits: Ballew named to TGCA Legacy team Rusk Lady Eagle catcher Caitlyn Ballew was named to the Texas Girls’ Coaches Association 2016-17 Softball Legacy...
The Chaos 10U team will head to district competition in Crockett. In front are Joci Hill, Maci Morris, Gracie McCown and Ava Kozlovsky. On the second row are Aubrey Hassell, Haylee Jones and Dalli Jones. On the third row are Kamryn Kellis, Alysia Katon, Kennzie Norton and Gracie Threadgill. In back are coaches Steven Dyess, Brian Kozlovsky and Keith Norton. Not pictured are Kirsten Kirby and pick-up players Jenna Gould, Brooklyn Jackson and J’ylia Tyra. On their way: teams prepare for district tournaments
Not pictured are the 15U Threat, who advanced to the district tournament in Troup. Team members are Micah Lovelady, McKenna Lovelady, Abbie...


Quick Hits: Goff, Tugwell named all-state; Indian 7-on-7 to state
And now, Quick Hits: Goff, Tugwell named all-state Two Rusk Lady Eagles have been honored by the Texas Girls Coaches Association with inclusion on the annual TGCA...
Father/Son Tournament
Birmingham Forest Golf Club will host the annual Father/Son tournament on Saturday, June 24. Tee times are 8:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. Cost for the event is $50 per team and...
Texas contributes $600,000 for waterfowl habitat work in Prairie...
During remarks at Ducks Unlimited’s 80th National Convention, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Executive Director Carter Smith announced the department’s decision to...
Girls 12 and Under:  Cassie Rexroat, Sophie Miller, Isabella Miller and Kristen Bettencourtin. Jacksonville Tomato Fest Junior Gran Prix Winners
Junior tennis players from East from East Texas competed in the Jacksonville Tomato Fest Gran Prix tournament on June 10 at the JHS courts. The...


Quick Hits: new Rusk SB coach, Heart of a Champion; state rodeo
And now, Quick Hits: Rusk hires new SB coach The Rusk Lady Eagles will have a new coach at the helm of their softball program next season. Monday night, the Rusk ISD...
Scholarship Bass Fishing Tournament Scheduled
The Stephen F. Austin State University Campus Recreation Department will host the fifth annual Worsham Bass Tournament on Saturday, June 24, at Jackson Hill Park and Marina...
Father/Son Tournament
Birmingham Forest Golf Club will host the annual Father/Son tournament on Saturday, June 24. Tee times are 8:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. Cost for the event is $50 per team and...
Quick Hits: county players honored on all-district, all-state teams
And now, Quick Hits: Lady Eagles snag 3 superlatives The Rusk Lady Eagles completed their most successful season in school history with a trip to the regional semifinals...
Texas Association of Orthodontists Reminds Texans to Use Facial...
Members of the Texas Association of Orthodontists (TAO) want to remind parents, coaches and athletes to gear up for recreational and organized sports. It is the perfect...
Scholarship Bass Fishing Tournament Scheduled
The Stephen F. Austin State University Campus Recreation Department will host the fifth annual Worsham Bass Tournament on Saturday, June 24, at Jackson Hill Park and Marina...