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.
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.
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.
UTEP football: Autrey Golden thrives in new role as receiver
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:47:35 MDT
For two and a half years as a deep reserve tailback on the UTEP football team, Autrey Golden had one big role that really mattered.
H.S. football capsule for Oct. 23, 2014
amarillo.com / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:12:45 +0000
Vernon at Bushland
■ The game: Vernon (3-4, 1-0) at Bushland (4-4, 1-1), 7 p.m., Friday Falcons Stadium.
■ The coaches: Mark Bateman, Vernon; Jimmy Thomas, Bushland.
■ Last meeting: First ever meeting between the two schools.
■ Last week’s game: Iowa Park 38, Bushland 20; Vernon 48, Dalhart 0
Fred Carr on NCAA Hall of Fame ballot
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:52 MDT
UTEP took a step closer toward getting its first College Football Hall of Famer when linebacker Fred Carr, the Miners' highest-ever draft pick when he was taken fifth overall by Green Bay in 1968,
REL theater presents ‘Aladdin’
Robert E. Lee High School presents “Aladdin” this week.
Annual Monster Dash on tap
TheFacts.com / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 02:00:00 -0500
LAKE JACKSON — In the 19th annual Monster Dash 5K Run/Walk, many runners will be in costume for the occasion.
Baytown police beat, Thursday, Oct. 23
Clark Elementary ceremony tonight
Goose Creek CISD will host a dedication ceremony for Dr. Johnny T. Clark Jr. Elementary School at 6 p.m. today in the school gymnasium/cafetorium. Located at 6033 N. Highway 146, Clark is the first Go
NCAA rules OSU allegations are ‘unfounded’
lubbockonline.com / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:36:15 +0000
STILLWATER, Okla. — The Oklahoma State football program escaped its “day of reckoning” nearly unscathed.
The NCAA and the school announced Tuesday that allegations of widespread misconduct outlined in a Sports Illustrated expose last year were “fundamentally unfounded.”
TERRY WILLIAMSON: Opposing QBs making things tough on Lee, MHS at Grande
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:15:00 -0500
I’m beginning to understand why fans of Midland football teams are getting a little testy.
Hartley captures 3-1A district championship By Lee Passmore
amarillo.com / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:15:26 +0000
Hartley won both individual titles and the girls team championship and added a second place team title to headline the efforts in the District 3-1A cross meet at West Texas A&M Tuesday.
Sophomore Derek Wieck repeated as the individual boys champion to begin the day for Hartley and sophomore Angelica Gonzalez narrowly edged Kelly Wieck, Derek’s freshman sister to help the Lady Tigers win their first district title in three years.