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12/14/04-Kilgore

Kilgore Fans Buying Up Tickets For State Championship Game

The town of Kilgore is ready for some more Bulldog football.
Ticket sales started about 7:30 Monday morning and hundreds of have already been sold.
Athletic officials say they don't believe the brisk sales will let up until Friday afternoon.
Thousands are expected to make the trip from Kilgore to Waco to watch the Bulldogs finish what they started.
"We had about 4,500 last week and there'll be about 5,500 or 6,000 tthis week maybe more, hopefully more," said Kilgore High Assistant Athletic Director Doug Duke.
"We're leaving Friday afternoon to get ready to get down there," said ticket buyer Sheroa Hennigan, "So we'll be there early and get our good seat."
Kilgore's community pep rally will be held Thursday at 7 p.m. at R.E. St. John stadium.

Maya Golden reporting, mgolden@kltv.com

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