Baytown police beat, Thursday, Oct. 23
Win, Place, Show
amarillo.com / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:11:28 +0000
1. Amarillo High (7-0, 1-0): The Sandies had an open week last week after winning their District 2-6A opener and their biggest challenge tonight against Lubbock Monterey might be knocking off some rust before facing Tascosa next week.
2. Tascosa (6-1, 0-1): Tascosa’s perfect season went out the window in last week’s heartbreaking loss to Frenship to open 2-6A play, and the Rebels have no time to stew over that before playing Lubbock Coronado on Friday.
Bulldogs to take tough road test
SWEENY — Coming off a ho-hum 25-2 victory over Columbus this past week, the Sweeny Bulldogs now brace for an all important road trip to Bellville.
BULLDOG REPORT: Midland High making statements on road this season
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:27:00 -0500
Midland High’s road trips this season have been spattered across the vast landscape that is Texas.
13-day rest hasn’t slowed Sandies
amarillo.com / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:10:06 +0000
The only thing that has interrupted Amarillo High’s perfect start to the season has been an off week last week.
Tonight at 7:30 p.m. at Dick Bivins Stadium, the Sandies will have to show that the bye just interrupted their momentum and didn’t stop it.
Amarillo High resumes the District 2-6A season against Lubbock Monterey after drawing the district’s open date last week. The challenge for the Sandies (7-0, 1-0 in district) is avoiding rust after not having played for 13 days, following the intensity of the routine that led to seven straight victories.
REBELS REPORT: Lee works to improve line play on both sides of the ball
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:52:00 -0500
It’s been a tough few weeks in the trenches for the Lee.
Annual Monster Dash on tap
LAKE JACKSON — In the 19th annual Monster Dash 5K Run/Walk, many runners will be in costume for the occasion.
Nine UNC employees fired or disciplined in North Carolina academic scandal
lubbockonline.com / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:35:20 +0000
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — The scale of an academic scandal involving bogus classes and inflated grades at the University of North Carolina was far more widespread than previously reported and included about 1,500 athletes who got easy As and Bs over a span of nearly two decades, according to an investigation released Wednesday.
At least nine university employees were fired or under disciplinary review, and the question now becomes what, if anything, the NCAA will do next. Penalties could range from fewer scholarships to vacated wins.
‘85 World Series Royals relishing playoff run
lubbockonline.com / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 04:07:27 +0000
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Bret Saberhagen was just 21 years old when the Kansas City Royals were last in the World Series. He pitched a Game 7 shutout to beat the St. Louis Cardinals.
It took 29 years for him to stand on the mound at another World Series.
On Tuesday night, Saberhagen took part in a ceremony to deliver the game ball before the opener between the Royals and the San Francisco Giants. Asked if he had any advice for the players who were warming up on the manicured outfield grass, he replied: “Enjoy the moment.”
Angleton qualifies runners for region
Region spots up for grabs for runners
Brazoswood, Brazosport, Columbia and Sweeny will all be shooting for region spots at their district cross country meets today.
Harris Co. DA addresses Rotary Club
Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson spoke at the Rotary Club of Baytown at Luna’s Wednesday.
City weighs traffic light synching project
Baytown City Council is expected to approve an agreement for specialized equipment to help synchronize traffic lights along three major thoroughfares.
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