Best week ever: Lee College receives $5 million in grants
Lee College has received $5 million in grants in one week.
High school football: Eastlake earns playoff win, Andress eliminated
elpasotimes.com / Sat, 22 Nov 2014 21:00:23 MST
For the first time in school history, the Eastlake Falcons are headed to the third round of the state football playoffs.
Out of control: FSU, OSU just win
lubbockonline.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 06:31:23 +0000
Ohio State finally took control of its game against Indiana in the fourth quarter. That was still better than Florida State.
As usual, the only time the Seminoles were in control against Boston College was when the game was over.
After a week in which game control became a thing — too much of a thing, really — a couple of College Football Playoff contenders gave the selection committee something to think about by taking a while to put away big underdogs.
BH superintendent meets with state over 313s
Dr. Greg Poole, Barbers Hill ISD superintendent, met with officials in the Texas Comptroller’s office to discuss a change in interpretation which affects two Chapter 313 applications that could increa
Accident victim ID’d as Mississippi man
The man who was killed in a construction accident at the ExxonMobil Baytown Olefins Plant Thursday has been identified by his employer as 53-year-old Walter Warner of Sandy Hook, Mississippi.
Hunley: Lady Sandies’ volleyball season was outstanding
amarillo.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 02:38:05 +0000
Amarillo High’s volleyball team might have returned home a day earlier than most expected, but that doesn’t mean Amarillo High didn’t have an outstanding season.
The Lady Sandies were coming off winning a state championship as one of the biggest schools in Class 4A at the time. This season, Amarillo High jumped up to Class 6A and is among the bottom tier in enrollment figures. No one knew how the team would do jumping up a classification.
HP’s Sadie Phimmasone named District 1-3A MVP
amarillo.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 02:38:55 +0000
Sadie Phimmasone of Highland Park highlighted the District 1-3A All-
Phimmasone was named MVP as Highland Park won the first district title in school history.
Sanford-Fritch’s Jayden Snider was named the newcomer of the year.
Highland Park coach Sarah Hallum said Phimmasone was a huge part of the Lady Hornets this season.
“Sadie is an amazing player and leader,” Hallum said. “She is a great representation of District 1-3A and very deserving of the MVP.”
Coming soon, Sunday, Nov. 23
East Side All-Stars
elpasotimes.com / Sat, 22 Nov 2014 23:50:05 MST
Offense No.Pos.NameSchoolHt.Wt. 12QBSteven MontezDel Valle6'5"195 15QBJustin MaeseYsleta6'2"193 23RBEnrique VasquezBel Air5'7"170 25RBRobert EscobedoFaith Christian5'10"175 20RBMelvin
Group still pushing for toxins removal
The San Jacinto River Coalition, despite an underwhelming verdict in the San Jacinto River toxic pollution trial, is still fighting for remediation and looking at new environmental concerns.
High school football: Del Valle knocks off Palo Duro and advances in Class 5A playoffs, 38-17
elpasotimes.com / Sat, 22 Nov 2014 21:02:29 MST
MIDLAND - The Del Valle Conquistadores used a strong second half defensive effort and got a huge game from senior quarterback Steven Montez to beat Amarillo Duro 38-17 in the Class 5A, Region 1
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Angelo State rallies for playoff win in Michigan
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sat, 22 Nov 2014 22:30:00 -0600
HOUGHTON, Mich. -- Down 35-14 entering the fourth quarter, No. 23 Angelo State looked to be finished in the first round of the NCAA Division II playoffs.
Brazoswood’s Lacaze, Islanders a perfect match
TheFacts.com / Sun, 23 Nov 2014 02:00:00 -0600
CLUTE — When the Texas A&M Corpus Christi Islanders came calling for Brazoswood outfielder Dustin Lacaze, the senior knew it was a perfect match.
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