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State championship coach Dickey Meeks will retire

PITTSBURG, TX (KLTV) - Two-time state championship football coach Dickey Meeks is retiring.  Meeks was a head coach for 35 years, spending the past two in Pittsburg.  Meeks won state championships at Chapel Hill in 1989 and at Henderson in 2010.

Meeks led the Pirates to the playoffs in both seasons at Pittsburg. He won 245 games as a head coach.

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