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Lufkin Panthers to host 6 games in 2019

  Arrest warrant issued for second student in Huntington baseball investigation.

  Lufkin ISD unveils new modern buildings

  Tuesday at the ball park: Alto’s emotional senior night, Diboll softball clinches district

  While cleanup continues, Alto student-athletes return to the field of play

  WEBXTRA: SFA helps Alto ISD Athletics after storms damage baseball field

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Threat of severe weather changes multiple college sports schedules

SFA playing for second bowling national championship Saturday

  Friday action on the Diamond: Woden Lady Eagles clinch district, Hudson survives on senior night

  Football legend, East Texas native Forrest Gregg dies at 85

Lufkin boys win 16-5A district meet

Ladyjacks bowl their way into National Semifinals

Former Lumberjack TJ Holyfield reveals possible landing spots for final year of eligibility

TJ Holyfield announced on Twitter that Kansas, Oregon, Miami, Texas Tech and Illinois are possible landing spots for the former Lumberjack.

  WEBXTRA: Andrew Emmons prepares for final Pineywoods Showdown

Andre Emmons is preparing for what could be his last appearance at the Pineywoods Showdown for the foreseeable future.

Man accused of attacking Bret Hart at WWE Hall of Fame induction posts bond

A man accused of attacking multiple-time wrestling world champion Bret Hart at his WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony is now out of jail on bond.

  Despite third place standing in district, Woden still confident in deep playoff run

Woden baseball is looking to return to the state tournament but it will not be easy.

  SFA ready for Nationals in Ohio

Dez Bryant considers fellow East Texas Patrick Mahomes one of the best in the NFL

  Tuesday on the diamond: Diboll softball in first after win over Central, Lufkin baseball moves to 8-1

AC’s Mack, Norman leading Region XIV in All-American honors

Friday on the Diamond: Lufkin, Douglass pick up walk-off wins

  Greg Roberts looking to be the first NFL draft pick from Nacogdoches since 2001

  Wednesday Diamond action: Lady Roadrunners move win streak to 8

The Angelina Lady Roadrunners got their second doubleheader sweep in two days.

Lufkin, Livngston soccer teams moving on to round 3 of playoffs

Two Deep East Texas soccer teams remain in the playoff hunt for soccer.

  Tuesday action on the diamond: Windsor and Central edge out Buris and corrigan

Neither team wanted to loose when Central and Corrigan stepped on the field and it showed.

Newton Eagles to be presented state championship rings during ceremony

There will be a party in Newton on Thursday after clinching their fifth state championship last December.

  SFA’s Wilbur and Kriesel leading Ladyjacks from circle

SFA has a 1-2 punch in the circle and it seems to be paying off.

  SPORTS WEBXTRA: Lufkin soccer team preps for Round 2 of playoffs

The Lufkin soccer team is preparing for round 2 of the playoffs where they will take on Midlothian Tuesday night at 7 pm from Palestine Westwood high school.

Longview Lobos ring ceremony to honor state champs

The Longview Lobos will host a ring ceremony honoring the 6A DII State Champions.

  Friday night on the diamond: Hudson softball walks it off against Carthage

Hudson had their fans on the edge of their seats until the very end against Carthage.

  Sheriff: Suspect in alleged Huntington ISD sexual assault bonded out of jail

In the wake of an Angelina County grand jury handing down three indictments in connection to a case involving alleged hazing inside the Huntington ISD baseball program, three arrests warrants have been issued for a 17-year-old.

  Sports webextra: Lufkin Baseball set to honor 2009 state runners-up

The current Lufkin Panthers baseball squad will honor the 2009 team on Saturday morning at Morris Frank Park.

County attorney’s office confirms involvement in Huntington baseball hazing case

Angelina County Attorney Car Kirby confirmed that his office is also involved in the investigation into alleged hazing inside the Huntington ISD baseball program.

  No.17 Angelina crushes Paris in double header

The Angelina lady roadrunners overcame a slow start to dominate Paris in a Thursday double header.

SFA puts up billboard in KC for alum Hunter Dozier

If Kansas City residents did not know Hunter Dozier was a Lumberjack, they do now.

  Grand jury delivers 3 indictments for Huntington ISD baseball hazing, sexual assault incidents

Grand jury delivers 3 indictments for Huntington ISD baseball hazing, sexual assault incident

VIDEO: Library of Congress unveils its Baseball Americana exhibit on Opening Day

Play ball! It probably wasn’t a coincidence that the Library of Congress celebrated their Baseball Americana exhibit with a video tour on Major League Baseball’s Opening Day.

  Lufkin, Hudson, Nac soccer teams all preparing for UIL playoffs

The soccer playoffs are here and East Texas teams are ready to showcase their skills.

Lumberjack football to host just 4 home games in 2019

The Sfa Lumberjacks might be called the road warriors by the end of the 2019 campaign.

SFA bowling heading to national tournament as at-large bid

Sfa is looking to win their first NCAA National Tournament since 2016.

  SFA promotes player safety with changes to spring practices

Safety is a major concern for SFA coaches this spring.

  Lufkin’s Erik McCoy shines at Pro Day a draft stock rises.

Erik McCoy looks to add his name to the growing list of East Texas athletes that have gone on to the NFL.

  Douglass runs past #19 Cushing in key district showdown

Their district race just heated up with the Douglass Lady Indians beating Cushing Tuesday night.

  Rodeo time in Lufkin: Countdown begins to Annual Angelina Benefit Rodeo

Put on your boots it is time for the rodeo in Lufkin.

Tatum athletic director resigns

Tatum Head Football Coach and Athletic Director Darren Hylander is resigning.

  Former Lumberjack Chris Wilkerson invited to Texans Local Prospect Day

The dream of making an NFL roster continues for former SFA Lumberjack Chris Wilkerson.

  Coach Colby Carthel, Lumberjacks open up Spring Camp with excitement

Colby Carthel led his SFA Lumberjacks onto the field Monday night at Homer Bryce Stadium for the first spring practice of the 2019 season.

Patrick Mahomes joining ABC’s NFL draft coverage

Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes is set to join ABC’s team covering the 2019 NFL Draft.

Newton Coach W. T. Johnston to retire April 1

An East Texas high school football coach who led his team to two state championships, all the while battling a chronic lung disease, has announced his retirement.

Freshman Jock Hughes announces departure from SFA basketball team

The Sfa Lumberjack roster thinned out more on Monday with the second player in a week leaving the team.

  Friday Diamond Action: Lufkin no hits Marshall, Corrigan’s Burris shuts out CHHS

Lufkin pitchers were unhitable against Marshall Friday night.

  SFA softball sweeps Houston Baptist in Friday doubleheader

SFA is hoping the Friday sweep is the begining of a series sweep of the HBU Lady huskies.

  Little League baseball preparing for busy opening weekend in Lufkin

Youth baseball players and fans have a full weekend to look forward to as the little league season gets underway Saturday in Lufkin.

  Lufkin boys defend home turf at 2019 Willie Ross Relays

Thursday saw another successful edition of the Willie Ross relays

  SFA Baseball takes perfect conference record on the road to UCA

SFA is looking to continue their best conference start in program history.

SFA shooting goes cold as UTA pulls out 60-54 victory in WNIT

The SFA Ladyjacks had the fight in them Thursday night but it appeared they just ran out of gas.

  WEBXTRA: SFA baseball start off 6-0 in conference play

The Jacks are currently a game ahead of Sam Houston in the standings.

Rough day for East Texas teams at Region XIV Conference

It was a rough day in Lubbock for two of the three Region XIV Conference teams playing at the Nationals.

  Former Palestine football player to take anger management, substance abuse classes as part of sentence

Former Palestine High School football player Le George Gray is in court for a sentencing hearing regarding an assault case.

  SFA ready to put SLC loss behind them and win WNIT opener at UT-Arlington

SFA is hoping for postseason success in the WNIT

  Angelina Lady Roadrunners upset in round 2 of NJCAA Tournament

All good things must come to an end. Sadly that was today for the Angelina Lady Roadrunners.

  Clowns, cowboys, mutton busting take center stage during Nacogdoches Pro Rodeo

The Nacogdoches Pro Rodeo has always been on the radar of East Texans. In 2015, it's popularity expanded when the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association named it one of the top five best rodeos in the nation. This year, Scott can be seen on the RFD TV show, Special Cowboy Moments, broadcast to audi

  TJ Holyfield leaving SFA as a graduate transfer

TJ Holyfield's time has come to an end at SFA.

  WEBXTRA: Angelina College at NJCAA tournament

The Angelina College Lady Roadrunners are preparing for their first ever game at the NJCAA National tournament.

SFA Ladyjacks head to WNIT for second straight season

SFA looks to put the Katy curse behind them and win in the 2019 WNIT.

  Central picks up key win over Diboll

The Central Lady Bulldogs edged out district newcomer Diboll in a classic pitcher's duel monday night.

Counselors available as Frankston ISD mourns death of Coach Reginald Clark

Frankston ISD announced on Monday the death of a teacher and coach in the district.

  WEBXTRA: Chireno basketball player signs to University of the Southwest

Chireno Senior Hunter Metteauer signed his national letter of intent Monday morning to play basketball for the University of the Southwest.

East Texan trades prison For MMA

At 15, Aaron Vickers took up MMA boxing, at that age our attention span expires quickly, his certainly did.

2 Texas A&M Commerce football players robbed, shot while on spring break

Two Texas A&M University-Commerce football players were robbed and shot while they were spending their spring break in Florida, according to the school’s athletics department.

  Lufkin’s Alex Flores shines in game 2 of split between McNeese, SFA

In game 2, former Lufkin Panther Alexandra Flores took the circle and had a solid outing. Flores gave up just 2 runs on 3 hits. She had 3 strikeouts.

  SFA Trio brings family bond to the SLC Tournament

The SFA Ladyjacks are one of only two NCAA DI programs to have a set of three sisters on their team.

  Webxtra: Will the SFA Ladyjacks kick the Katy curse at conference tournament?

The SFA Ladyjacks will play in their 32nd straight Conference Tournament this weekend in Katy

Plenty of honors for Deep East Texas college hoop stars

There were plenty of basketball honors to go around in Lufkin and Nacogdoches.

  East Texas girls powerlifters thrive on pushing boundaries as they grow their sport

High school powerlifters are giving a new definition to girl power.

  Walkoff: Lufkin baseball picks up key district win over Whitehouse

Lufkin picked up a statement win Tuesday night at home.

Dez Bryant could be a Saint again this upcoming season

Dez Bryant fans can start dreaming of possibly seeing their favorite player ba ck on the gridiron.

Warrant: Coach used resident assistant’s key to enter student’s room

A coach at a Tyler school was arrested after he took a resident assistant’s master key card and let himself into a University of Texas at Tyler student’s room, according to an arrest warrant.

ESPN: Beasley leaving Cowboys to join Bills

Cole Beasley is no longer a Cowboy.

  National tournament berth is a dream come true for former AC Coach

Dwan Coleman is living his dream through the current Angelina Lady Roadrunner basketball team as they prepare for the school's first ever appearance in the NJCAA Tournament.