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Out-of-town golfer praises Gilmer Country Club
 Many of the residents of Upshur County love to hunt and fish.  There are countless combined hours spent in the woods and on the lakes. From deer hunting to hog hunting, duck hunting, and even squi...
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Tepper: Small-school Texas high school football is special
Like moths to a flame, Texans are inherently drawn to the biggest. Whether it’s hats or food or animatronic state fair mascots or the literal geographic expanse of the state, Texans have a predilec...
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Lion Athletics expands partnership with PepsiCo – LINK
Lion Athletics expands partnership with PepsiCo –  LINK Partnership includes presenting sponsorship of Student-Athlete Nutrition Center and Aquafina, Muscle Milk, and Gatorade products COMMERCE  - ...
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What entrepreneurs can learn from athletes
Last week, the U.S. women's national soccer team (USWNT) hoisted its fourth World Cup trophy. Rumors are swirling that one of the team's captains, Carli Lloyd, might retire. What will be next for t...
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NIP IT GOLF CELEBRATES GRAND OPENING WITH SPECIAL EVENT
NIP  IT GOLF CELEBRATES GRAND OPENING WITH SPECIAL EVENT   Longview, Texas (July 17, 2019) –  Nip  It Golf, Longview’s new indoor golf center, is proud to announce its Grand Opening Celebration thi...
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Bluebonnet Horse Expo Moving to Williamson County
Bluebonnet Horse Expo Moving to Williamson County Bluebonnet Equine Humane Society is moving its Bluebonnet Horse Expo to the Williamson County Expo Center in Taylor, Texas. This is the 13 th Blueb...
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'Redshirting' my 9-year-old
Jul 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
'Redshirting' my 9-year-old Monday, July 8 - 8:13 PM  Russellville Courier Dear Athletic Support: I have a 9-year-old who plays baseball and basketball. Two different coaches have urged me to hold ...
THSBCA Academic All State Baseball Team
Jul 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
CLASS HIGH SCHOOL PLAYER COACH         1A Fayetteville High School Lane Fritsch Clint Jaeger     Cole Mau           2A Abbott High School Will Sanders Kyle Crawford           Baird High School Jaxo...
East Texan Josh McCown thankful for his 17-year NFL career, influence from his H.S. QB coach
by MIKE ALZAMORA, KETK
Jul 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
GILMER, Texas (KETK) – After announcing his retirement from the NFL in mid-June, Jacksonville native Josh McCown reflects on a memorable 17-year career. Read more: East Texan Josh McCown thankful f...
Ross Perot Pushed Texas To Put Education Ahead Of Football
by CAMILLE PHILLIPS
Jul 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Part of Texas billionaire Ross Perot’s legacy is a lasting influence on the state’s education policy. The two-time independent presidential candidate died Tuesday morning at age 89. Read more:   Ro...
Gilmer’s East Texas Passing Academy continues to fine tune many top area players (includes video)
by MIKE ALZAMORA, KETK
Jul 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Back in 2006, then Gilmer head football coach Jeff Traylor started the East Texas Passing Academy. Traylor left Buckeye land in 2015. Yet, the camp continues to grow. Under the direction of current...
Lady Rangers basketball team, players earn national recognition for academic excellence
by CHRIS CRADDOCK
Jul 10, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Lady Rangers basketball team, players earn national recognition for academic excellence   Two Kilgore College Lady Rangers from the 2018-19 basketball team recently earned national recognition from...
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