Payday welcomed me to the Wedemeyer homestead and showed us how she and teammate Laramie are a tremendous riding team. Her rider is Texas A&M bound, where she’ll rodeo with the Aggies. Her enjoyment of riding goes way back for the just graduated Lindale alum.
It’s the ninth year for the Fast Teddy Speed and Agility Camp. The NFL free agent as most everyone knows by now got into the league based on his Olympic caliber speed. Speed is an element that everyone has but the earlier as a child that you can develop fast running the better.
Mount Vernon ISD’s decision to hire former Art Briles, Baylor University’s former head football coach, may very well be the biggest thing to happen to the town’s football team since Don Meredith went on to play for the Dallas Cowboys.
The NJCAA announced that two teams from region XIV would get into the field this year. Tyler won the game and will move on as the automatic qualifier. AC will go on to the national tournament as an at-large.
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.
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