Dalhart girls, Borger boys capture District 1-4A track titles
amarillo.com / Sun, 19 Apr 2015 01:31:05 +0000
Dalhart dominated the girls division at the District 1-4A track meet.
Sara Smith won the 1600- and 3200-meter events as Dalhart won the team title handily with 196.2 points. Bushland was second with 126.6 points.
Dalhart also won the 400 and 800 relays and qualified in the 1600 relay by placing fourth. Sydney King won the pole vault with a vault of 10-6 and was on the winning 400 relay.
Bushland’s Jayla Norman had a strong meet, winning the 400 and triple jump, placing second in the long jump and placing first and third as a part of the 1600 and 400 relay teams.
District 1-3A: Highland Park girls capture first district track title
amarillo.com / Sun, 19 Apr 2015 01:32:16 +0000
The Highland Park girls track team claimed its first district championship, winning the District 1-3A meet Friday afternoon at West Texas High in Stinnett.
The Lady Hornets finished with 179 points, outdistancing runner-up Spearman, which totaled 146 points.
ROCKHOUND REPORT: Midland shut out by Naturals, continue slide
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 22:50:00 -0500
NATURALS 5, ROCKHOUNDS 0
El Paso’s Abie Han loses another split decision in middleweight bout
elpasotimes.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 18:43:13 MDT
Fernando Guerrero earned a split decision over El Paso's Abie Han in battle of middleweights on Saturday night in Carson, Calif.
MB studying broadband services
Mont Belvieu City Council has initiated a feasibility study for community broadband. The city received two bids, Magellan Advisors and Municipal Wireless. The focus of the study is to determine the br
Officials formally open Kilgore Parkway
Chambers County dedicated Kilgore Parkway with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday morning.
Construction underway at new Goss Library
Construction activity has begun on the new Sam and Carmena Goss Memorial Branch Library, located at 1 John Hall Drive in Mont Belvieu. The site, located at the north side of the Barbers Hill ISD comp
UTEP football: Miners get much done in spring, but questions still loom
elpasotimes.com / Sat, 18 Apr 2015 22:12:56 MDT
The UTEP football question that overshadowed all others heading into spring practice was how a quarterback battle that was billed as wide open would play out, but in retrospect it never seemed wide open at all.
String of heavy rains swamps area
The eerie sound of the National Weather Service alerts were repeated all weekend as constant flood watch warnings were in effect in the Baytown area.
Police beat, Sunday, April 19
Panhandle wins boys, girls District 3-2A track titles
amarillo.com / Sun, 19 Apr 2015 01:36:06 +0000
Panhandle doubles its pleasure, walking away with boys and girls District 3-2A track titles in dominating fashion Friday at Panhandle High School
Panhandle’s boys rolled up 177 points, outdistancing runner-up Boys Ranch by 41 points.
Panhandle sprinter Tristyn Hopkins had a big day winning the 100-metter dash, running a leg on the winning 400 relay and finishing second in the long jump.
Boys Ranch’s Rod Jones won the long jump and high jump.
In the girls meet, Panhandle won by 90 points over runner-up Vega.
NBA playoffs roundup: Pierce leads Wizards past Raptors in OT in Game 1
lubbockonline.com / Sun, 19 Apr 2015 05:46:24 +0000
TORONTO — Paul Pierce beat the Raptors with a veteran mix of brains and baskets.
Pierce scored five of his 20 points in overtime, Nene had 12 points and 13 rebounds, and the Washington Wizards beat Toronto 93-86 on Saturday in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.
“It takes the pressure off us and puts it on them now,” Pierce said of winning on the road to start the series.
Texas fishing report
lubbockonline.com / Sun, 19 Apr 2015 05:31:38 +0000
WEST TEXAS LAKE CONDITIONS
AUSTIN — Here is the weekly fishing report for selected Texas lakes as compiled for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. (reports for other Texas lakes can be found in this story at lubbockonline.com.)
ALAN HENRY: Water stained; 63-66 degrees; 9.88 feet low. Black bass are fair on Senkos, Rat-L-Traps, shakyheads and Texas rigs. Crappie are fair to good on jigs under a slip cork. Catfish are fair on chartreuse (use Worm-Glo) nightcrawlers.
Rio Grande Valley