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Gilmer ISD superintendent recommends longtime assistant for AD job

Mahomes Mania continues in Whitehouse

Grand Saline ISD announces Joe Drennon as new Athletic Director, Head Football Coach

  Ohio State’s J.K. Dobbins wins Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award

WEBXTRA: 5 East Texans among 900 possible All-American basketball players

Tyler ISD calls special meeting in regards to Tyler Lee head football coach position

Continued Coverage

Gilmer ISD Athletic Director, Head Football Coach Matt Turner announces retirement

Jowell Hancock stepping down from Rusk HC/AD position

Mahomes makes history in Sunday night football win

  Carthage surges in second half to 7th state title

  Carthage playing for Coach Mac in 4A DI title game

Tyler Lee head football coach accepts coaching job at UT San Antonio

  Early Signing Day 2019: Student-athletes around area make college choices

The first of two signing days is here and there are plenty of high school student=athletes heading to the next level.

  Early state championship start not a concern for Carthage

When the Carthage Bulldogs kickoff Friday against Waco Le Vega in the 4A Division I championship, it will be the earliest they have started a game this year.

What you need to know if you are heading to the UIL Football Championships

The UIL State football Championships are this week and there is some information you need to know before heading to the games.

  Carthage, Paul Pewitt headed to state after Friday night victories

After a long season and two hard fought games on Friday the 13th, two East Texas teams claimed their place in state playoff games.

Season over: San Augustine falls to Refugio 29-21

San Augustine hoping third time is the charm

Gilmer’s Jeff Traylor makes Texas-sized impact at UTSA introduction

San Augustine Wolves won’t let rain dampen determination headed into state semi-finals

State football semifinals schedule

Gilmer native taking over football program at UTSA

San Augustine 3-peats as Region III champions

The San Augustine Wolves are moving onto the State Semifinals for a third straight year.

Patrick Mahomes makes prestigous Forbes list

Patrick Mahomes continues to impress and now has the attention of Forbes Magazine.

  East Texas schools on the move with new UIL conference cutoff numbers

There are changes coming to East Texas High School sports next year with the new UIL Classification numbers.

High school regional finals scores

The journey that started for over 100 East Texas football programs is still alive for only a handful of teams.

Longview’s Haynes King revealed as Dave Campbell magazine cover

Haynes King will soon be seen on store shelves around the state.

  San Augustine hits the practice field ahead of Black Friday match-up with Harleton

Who’s got time for turkey and dressing? The Wolves are getting ready for an important Friday night playoff game.

East Texas football teams push into regional semifinals

Teams that win this week are halfway to a state championship.

Red Zone: Area round scores

Here is the schedule for the second week of playoff games

San Augustine, Alto on collision course for possible 2A Reg III Championship

Why football fans are already putting San Augustine and Alto in the regional finals, the teams know they have to take care of business the next two weeks if they want that to happen.

  Sabine defeats Mt. Vernon in first playoff win in over 80 years

Sabine defeated Mount Vernon Saturday in their first playoff win in over 80 years.

  Tyler Lee Red Raiders awarded Game 11 game ball

Tyler Lee is the winner of the Bailey’s Ace Hardware Game Ball.

Here’s your Red Zone weather forecast

Tonight, we should see some great football weather for the first round of the high school playoffs.

  Groveton’s Cade Steubing enjoying football and the ASB Player of the Week honor

Groveton's Cade Steubing brings home the final 2019 ASB Player of the Week honor.

Groveton Indians prepares for bi-district playoff match with Timpson Bears

Richard Stuebing spoke about the team’s expectations headed into the first round of playoffs.

Tyler Lee student-athletes sign letters of intent to play golf at collegiate level

Annaka Watts and Sydney McConnell signed letters of intent during a ceremony Wednesday morning.

Lufkin Panthers to face Texas High Tigers in bi-district round of playoffs Friday

The two teams were once rivals, but have not played each other since 1989.

East Texas players decommit from Arkansas in the aftermath of Morris firing

High school recruits are backing out of Arkansas commitments in the wake of the Chad Morris firing.

Bi-District scores and pairings for East Texas teams

The playoffs are here.

Mahomes shines in return, Chiefs lose

Patrick Mahomes was near perfect in his return. The Chiefs special teams was the opposite.

Gladewater Bears awarded Week 10 game ball

This week’s recipient of the game ball from last week is from our game of the week between Sabine and Gladewater.

Here’s your Red Zone Forecast for Week 11

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Lufkin using Waller game to fix mistakes as they head to the playoffs

The Panther know they are in the playoffs. Now it is just about getting better.

4 District of Doom teams playing for 3 playoff spots

The District of Doom will be a race to the finish line Friday night.

Dez Bryant eyeing NFL return

The former Lufkin Panther and NFL All-pro is ready for another comeback.

Alto’s Aaron Skinner sets bar high with ASB Player of the Week honor

Aaron Skinner's performance against Hawkins enabled Alto to do something that has never been done.

  Webxtra: Lufkin moving forward without star WR Ja’lynn Polk

Lufkin Panther fans got bad news over the weekend with the loss of their top wide receiver.

  WEBXTRA: Injured Whitehouse football player cleared to play

Running back Carter Adams took a hard hit to the helmet and was taken off the field on a stretcher.

San Augustine Wolves on the prowl, looking for another district title

San Augustine is once again proving how strong they are. A win Friday brings them their third-straight district title.

Red Zone Week 10 scores

Here is the Week 10 schedule for the high school football teams that are included in East Texas News' Red Zone coverage.

Here’s your Red Zone Forecast for Week 10

You'll definitely want to be prepared if you're going to a game tonight.

Longview’s Trent Williams ends holdout, reports to Redskins

Longview native Trent Williams could soon be returning to the field.

Diboll looking for elusive district title

Diboll is looking to erase a couple of droughts this season. One of those could be gone after Friday night.

Red Zone Top 10 Week 10: These are the teams you don’t want to miss

Here are the teams you don't want to miss during Week 10.

Lufkin hitting all the right strides as they enter the final push for a district crown

The Lufkin Panthers could bring home the gold ball trophy for 8-5A as early as this Friday night.

Red Zone week 9 scores

There are only three weeks left in the regular season and there are tight playoff races all around East Texas.

Here’s your Red Zone Forecast for Week 9

Periods of mist and drizzle will combine with chilly temperatures to make for a dreary night for high school football in the Red Zone.

ETX schools submit snapshot numbers

Snapshot day is here. The 2019 football season is not even over yet and we are already getting a glimpse of the landscape for the next two years of all UIL events.

Despite 0-7 record, Huntingtonstill hopeful for playoff spot

Huntington is staying positive with a playoff berth on the line Friday night.

Pack ready to take step towards district crown

A win on Friday moves the Panthers a game closer to a district title.

  Lobo band marches to 70th straight Division 1 rating at UIL

KLTV Photojournalist Arthur Clayborn checked in with the Big Green Marching Machine.

  Whitehouse’s Kaden Casey earns ASB Player of the Week honors

Quarterback Kaden Casey and Whitehouse teammates zipped past Lindale in week 8 of the high school season.

Patrick Mahomes returns to Chiefs practice

Mahomes offered chiefs fans a good sign on Wednesday.

Lufkin’s Jordan Moore’s record-setting game propels him to ASB Player of the Week

Quarterback Jordan Moore now owns a record in the Lufkin Panther Record books.

Red Zone Top 10 Week 9: Here are the teams you don’t want to miss

Here is the Red Zone Top 10 for Week 9.

Mount Vernon players ruled ineligible by UIL State Executive Committee

The UIL State Executive Committee upheld a recent DEC ruling against two Mount Vernon football players's eligibility.

  Palestine Wildcats receive Week 7 Game Ball

The Palestine Wildcats received the Week 7 Bailey Ace Game Ball for their win against Henderson.

Red Zone Week 8 Scores

This week there are key games all across the region that could bring teams closer to a district title.

Here’s your Red Zone Forecast for Week 8

The weather looks as perfect as perfect can be for the Red Zone this evening.

Pack not looking past Tomball

Lufkin can almost grab that district trophy.

Center’s Jake Hanson brings home week 7 ASB South Player of the Week honor

Jake Hanson's big performance under center Friday night brought the Center Roughriders a win and a ASB Player of the Week honor for himself.

UIL State Executive Committee set to hear Mount Vernon appeal

The UIL is now set to hear an appeal by MVISD on the eligibility of two football players on their varsity team.

  Hughes Springs receives Week 6 Game Ball

The Hughes Springs Mustangs received the Week 6 Game Ball for their big-time win over the Jefferson Bulldogs.

After Friday night win, Pack sizes up opponents along path to district title

The Lufkin Panthers football team was back at work Monday morning getting ready for their next opponent: the Tomball Cougars.

Pack preparing for revenge-minded College Station Cougars

Lufkin and College Station will meet up Friday night at Abe Martin Stadium for a game that has big 8-5A district championship implications.

Garrison’s Sabastion Porter runs his way to the South Division ASB Player of the week

Sabastion Porter got his team off a 3-game losing streak this past week.

Groveton heading into district with confidence

The Groveton Indians have quietly gone 4-1 to start the season.

District committee revisits eligibility of 2 Mount Vernon players, rules them ineligible based on residency

It is expected that Supt. McCullough will appeal the decision on Wednesday.

Red Zone Top 10 Week 7: These are the team you do not want to miss

The 10 teams remained the same with some shake up on where they landed.