Baytown’s Fourth of July parade winners
The City of Baytown has announced the winners of its Fourth of July parade.
Swiftettes honored at Germanfest
amarillo.com / Tue, 07 Jul 2015 01:20:45 +0000
One of the greatest Texas High School athletic dynasties — Nazareth girls basketball — will be in full view Saturday at the Germanfest in Nazareth.
An exhibit will be on display from 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Nazareth High School cafeteria paying tribute to the 20 Texas high school state girls basketball championships won by the Swiftettes.
The latest Naz title arrived back in March in San Antonio when the the Swiftettes whipped Lipan 56-40.
Nazareth has reached the Texas high school state girls tournament 24 times since 1976.
ROCKHOUNDS REPORT: Home runs propel Midland past Naturals
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 06 Jul 2015 21:37:00 -0500
ROCKHOUNDS 5, NATURALS 4
UTEP football senior Autrey Golden named to prestigious Hornung Award watch list
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 7 Jul 2015 03:53:52 MDT
UTEP senior Autrey Golden has been named to the preseason watch list for the prestigious 2015 Paul Hornung Award, officials announced today.
Big prize money claimed at Fishin’ Fiesta
TheFacts.com / Tue, 07 Jul 2015 02:00:00 -0500
The 68th Freeport Host Lions Club Fishin' Fiesta produced quite a few winners in the five-day event.
Hudson aces at Nueva Vista Golf Club
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Mon, 06 Jul 2015 21:42:00 -0500
Joey Hudson made a hole-in-one on hole No. 13 at Nueva Vista Golf Club on Sunday. Hudson aced the hole with a 4-iron from 156 yards away.
McIlroy ruptures ligament in ankle while playing soccer
lubbockonline.com / Tue, 07 Jul 2015 05:05:39 +0000
LONDON — Rory McIlroy was on crutches Monday with an ankle injury from playing soccer, leaving in doubt the prospects of golf’s No. 1 player defending his British Open title next week at St. Andrews.
Baytown welcomes new city manager
City Manager Rick Davis can tell you something he has learned during his involvement with municipal government for 20 years.
Facing uncertain future, Blue Santa needs new home
Two tenants at San Jacinto Mall have uncertain futures after learning of redevelopment plans that likely will move them off property by year’s end.
Keys and Vandeweghe join Serena in Wimbledon quarterfinals
lubbockonline.com / Tue, 07 Jul 2015 05:13:04 +0000
LONDON — While most eyes were on the Williams sisters, CoCo Vandeweghe and Madison Keys quietly showed there are more American players to pay attention to at Wimbledon.
Vandeweghe and Keys both reached the quarterfinals for the first time at the All England Club, wrapping up their victories on outside courts just as Serena Williams’ match against sister Venus was getting started on Centre Court. With Serena also winning, it’s the first time since 2004 that three American women have made the last eight at Wimbledon.
State Rep. announces re-election bid
State Rep. Wayne Smith, R-Baytown, Monday announced his intention to run for re-election to Texas House District 128.
Froome takes yellow as Rodriguez wins crash-marred 3rd stage of Tour de France
lubbockonline.com / Tue, 07 Jul 2015 01:48:41 +0000
HUY, Belgium — British rider Chris Froome took the Tour de France leader’s yellow jersey after finishing second behind Spanish veteran Joacquim Rodriguez in Monday’s crash-marred third stage, as a second straight day of chaos caused around 20 riders to fall and several to quit.
The 2013 Tour winner Froome almost caught Rodriguez near the top of the day’s final climb, but the Spaniard held on for his second career Tour stage win five years after his first.
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