TMZ: Cowboy’s Elliot handcuffed over the weekend

Dallas Cowboy's running back Ezekiel Elliot did not have the fun weekend he wanted to have while in Vegas.

Angelina, TJC learn national opponents

  Angelina College, Tyler Junior College move on to NJCAA nationals

  Newton community comes out to celebrate life of Coach W.T. Johnston

  Grace Lady Cougars on the hunt for championship

TJC moves to championship game, Angelina in must-win situation

Webxtra: Lufkin Coach Todd Quick impressed after spring season

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Nacogdoches ISD Board to consider honoring Coach Clarence McMichael

Public memorial for Newton coach Johnston set for Wednesday

Playoffs on the Diamond: Complete scores through May 11

  Former Newton AD/ Football Coach W.T. Johnston has died

Ex-Lumberjack Holyfield chooses Texas Tech

Former LHS football standout signs 1st contract with New Orleans Saints

  Sweet reunion: Sergeant stationed in Japan surprises sister during Longhorns senior event

Ki’Audra “Kay Kay” Hayter plays softball for the Longhorns. Her brother, Army Sergeant La’Kedran Hayter, has been stationed in Japan for the past three years. Sunday, he surprised his sister during the university’s Senior Day.

Dez Bryant hits field for first time since tearing his Achilles

Dez is back on the field.

Texas Tech University Athletics Director Kirby Hocutt signs new contract

Hocutt’s contract includes an increase in compensation to $1.5 million annually with 3 percent increases each year, beginning September 1, 2019, and an extension to August 31, 2027.

Tatum ISD welcomes new athletic director Jason Holman

Tatum Independent School District is welcoming new athletic director Jason Holman.

Full results for Baseball Bi-District, Softball Area round

Daylon Mack signs with Baltimore Ravens

  East Texan lands No. 3 Dale Earnhardt Sr. car at auction

Kevon Harris ready to be next big name in the NBA

  101-year-old ‘Running Man’ encourages Tyler students to never give up

Nacogdoches Dragons hope spring practice builds bond with new coaching staff

President Donald Trump welcomes Baylor Lady Bears basketball team to the White House

According to the White House Director of Regional Communications, this marks the third championship title for the Lady Bears and their first since 2012.

VIDEO: Lufkin’s Erik McCoy proposes to girlfriend following NFL draft pick

It was an eventful weekend for Erik McCoy.

  NFL Pipeline Continues

It’s been an anxious week for the East Texans expected to hear their names this week at the draft...after the pomp and circumstance of the Arizona first overall pick on Thursday, rounds 4-7 saw came calling on Longhorn and an Aggie.--Gladewater’s Daylon Mack who already has a museum exhibit in his n

SFA’s Chris Wilkerson signs with San Francisco 49ers

Heading into the draft he was ranked as one of the top two deep snappers, depending upon which board you view.

  Gilmer’s Kris Boyd picked by Minnesota Vikings in the seventh round of the NFL draft

Boyd, from Gilmer, is a corner who covers receivers like a glove. His high school coach, Randall Canaday, says Boyd is a hitter and knew one day he’d be in this position.

  Gladewater’s Daylon Mack selected by the Baltimore Ravens in the fifth round of the NFL draft

Mack, from Texas A&M, is a defensive tackle whose motor is always running.

Browns’ Denzel Ward gives $10K to alma mater Nordonia High School

The NFL player won the Division II state championship in 2014.

  Erik McCoy selected by the New Orleans Saints

Erik McCoy was the top-rated prospect out of the Pineywoods heading into the draft.

  NFL Draft 2019: Players to watch

In total, five young men with ties to East Texas could be hearing their name called out on one of the three days of the NFL Draft from Nashville.

7OnScene: 2019 NFL draft updates

The NFL Draft begins Thursday night in Nashville, and we are following every second of the action.

  East Texas players to watch in the 2019 NFL Draft

Five young men with ties to East Texas could be hearing their name called out on one of the three days of the NFL Draft from Nashville.

Erik McCoy’s path to the NFL started at a young age

Erik McCoy's future is bright with the NFL Draft hours away. getting there was a story of hard work and never stopping on the field, in the weight room and in the class room.

Softball playoffs begin for East Texas teams

The road to state for softball has begun.

Coach Reyes: ‘Greg Roberts is making his own path to NFL’

Greg Roberts, Jr. is looking to be the first former Nacogdoches Dragon drafted since 2001.

Brandt still NFL Draft guru

When Gil Brandt was with the Dallas Cowboys for more than 20 years he coached Tom Landry, GM Tex Schramm and made shrewd draft decisions that carried them through Super Bowls and playoffs. Think Patriots of the mid to late 1970s.

Drew Johnston replaces father as new AD/Head Football coach at Newton

The New Netwon head football coach is a name familiar to many.

SFA’s Kevon Harris declares for the NBA Draft

Kevon Harris could be the next player to leave the SFA basketball program.

Former UT Tyler basketball player dies from cancer

The UT Tyler Men’s Basketball Team posted on their Twitter page that former player, Josiah Summerville, passed away from his battle with cancer on Monday morning.

  Tyler Lee softball team’s lone senior took on leadership role in her last season

Tonight is Senior Night for the Robert E. Lee softball team. However, what makes this particular Senior Night stand out among the others is the fact that there will only be one senior tonight.

Lufkin Football to stop international series with Mexico after 2019 season

Lufkin will no longer play a home game against a team from Mexico after the 20198 season.

  Former Gilmer defensive back looking toward NFL draft

Next week the NFL draft will be held, and a few East Texans are expected to hear their names called.One is defensive back Kris Boyd out of Gilmer.

  REL softball team wraps up season

The Lady Raiders won’t make the post season in softball, but they made progress as Tori Sanchez the lone senior on the team praises her coach, Justin Kniffen

Cowboys, Texans release 2019 schedules

NFL Schedules are out.

Holding onto memories: Alto grandmother pulls former Yellowjacket standout’s trophies from rubble

Marga Johnson is blessed to be alive after a tornado destroyed her home. it did not destroy her faith.

Lufkin Panthers to host 6 games in 2019

The Lufkin Panthers look to use a home heavy schedule to their advantage in 2019.

While cleanup continues, Alto student-athletes return to the field of play

Alto ISD could be closed down for a while but the athletic program is not planning on missing any games.

  New UT-Tyler basketball coach: ‘This just feels like the right time to be here’

Family is a priority for the UT-Tyler’s new head basketball coach.

SFA playing for second bowling national championship Saturday

The Ladyjacks are a win from another national championship

Will Wade meets with LSU, NCAA officials

Suspended LSU basketball head coach Will Wade met with university and NCAA officials Friday.

  Football legend, East Texas native Forrest Gregg dies at 85

Football legend and East Texas native Forrest Gregg, whom Vince Lombardi once described as “the best player I ever coached," died Friday. He was 85.

Lufkin boys win 16-5A district meet

The 16-5A district track meet is in the books after two days of competition.

Man accused of attacking Bret Hart at WWE Hall of Fame induction posts bond

A man accused of attacking multiple-time wrestling world champion Bret Hart at his WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony is now out of jail on bond.

Dez Bryant considers fellow East Texas Patrick Mahomes one of the best in the NFL

NFL wide receiver Dez Bryant believes a fellow East Texans is one of the best to be playing the game right now.

Nowitzki announces retirement after final home game for Dallas Mavericks

With a record 21 seasons with the same franchise, Dirk Nowitzki, who led the Mavericks to their only championship in 2011, is the NBA's highest-scoring foreign-born player.

  Magic Johnson abruptly resigns as Lakers president

Johnson didn't tell owner Jeanie Buss or general manager Rob Pelinka before he stepped in front of reporters about 90 minutes before the final game of the season.

NFL releases Cowboys, Texans preseason schedules

The Dallas Cowboys and Houston Texans have found out their preseason schedules for the upcoming season and the two will once again meet up.

Virginia holds off Texas Tech in overtime for first NCAA national championship

DeAndre Hunter hit two critical threes with the Cavaliers on their heels late, one in regulation and one again in overtime, and his 27 points led the team.

AC’s Mack, Norman leading Region XIV in All-American honors

There was not a more deserving player to be named All-American than Natasha Mack.

Red Raiders facing Virginia in NCAA Championship

On Monday, Tech will compete to become only the second team from the state of Texas to win the national championship and the first to win it since Texas Western won the title in 1966.

Bishop T.K. Gorman continues to turn out stellar student athletes

Bishop T.K. Gorman continues turn out stellar student athletes, Keldon Bowie and Jake Smith are further proof of the school’s high success rate a producing young leaders of the future.

NCAA women’s championship: Heroic Chloe Jackson lifts Baylor over Notre Dame

Baylor won their third national championship by holding off a Notre Dame fourth-quarter rally.

Final Four: Texas Tech will meet last-second winners Virginia in title game

The winners of Saturday evening's Final Four semifinal games will face off on Monday in the national championship game.

Jacksonville gets late penalty kick to end Lufkin’s season, moves on to Regional Semis

The Jacksonville Indians are on to the 2019 UIL soccer 5A Region II semifinals after they defeated Lufkin 3-2 Friday night in Nacogdoches.

  Longview Lobos’ championship season culminates with ring ceremony

It was quite the circumstance, with a bit of pomp; The Longview Lobo football team filed into the coliseum in front of hundreds of fellow students and parents.

Newton ring ceremony brings on an hour of raw emotion from players, former coach

During a ring ceremony to honor his former players for their recent state championship victory, retired Newton head football coach W.T. Johnson said he thinks God still has more things in store for him.

  VIDEO: Longview Lobos receive state championship rings during ceremony

East Texas Now will air the ring ceremony in honor of the Longview Lobos ‘ recent state championship win tomorrow at 11 a.m.

Greg Roberts looking to be the first NFL draft pick from Nacogdoches since 2001

Greg Roberts is set to be the first former Nacogdoches Dragon to be drafted in 18 years,

AAF suspends operations

The Alliance of American Football League looks to be another league to not survive in a professional world dominated by the NFL.

Texans safety Andre Hal retires from NFL

After an inspirational return to the Texans, Andre Hal has announced his retirement.

Newton Eagles to be presented state championship rings during ceremony

There will be a party in Newton on Thursday after clinching their fifth state championship last December.

  Patrick Mahomes announces the 15 and the Mahomies Foundation

An East Texas native wants to give back to the community and is starting his own charity.

Longview Lobos ring ceremony to honor state champs

The Longview Lobos will host a ring ceremony honoring the 6A DII State Champions.

Dallas Cowboys legend Michael Irvin posts on Instagram that he is cancer-free

Dallas Cowboys legend Michael Irvin posted some good news on his Instagram account Sunday.

Opening Day 2019 brings excitement and frustration for Astros, Rangers fans

Opening day brought excitement for Astros fans and frustration for Rangers fans.

SFA puts up billboard in KC for alum Hunter Dozier

If Kansas City residents did not know Hunter Dozier was a Lumberjack, they do now.

Grand jury delivers 3 indictments for Huntington ISD baseball hazing, sexual assault incidents

Grand jury delivers 3 indictments for Huntington ISD baseball hazing, sexual assault incident

Skateboarding and surfing proposed to the International Olympics Committee for 2024 Games

Other proposed sports for the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris include sport climbing and breakdancing.

VIDEO: Library of Congress unveils its Baseball Americana exhibit on Opening Day

Play ball! It probably wasn’t a coincidence that the Library of Congress celebrated their Baseball Americana exhibit with a video tour on Major League Baseball’s Opening Day.