Gr8ness: Carthage Bulldogs receive 2020 state football championship rings

Carthage went 14-0, beating another East Texas team, the Gilmer Buckeyes, to win the state title game.
  Clint Fuller hired as new Kilgore High School head coach
Lufkin football begins spring practices with lots of holes to fill
  Flags at half-staff for Coach Tim Johnson as Tyler Legacy honors his memory
Bishop Gorman hires Daryl Hayes as new head football coach
  3 East Texas districts announce football coaching hires

Whitehouse ISD hires Kyle Westerberg as head football coach

There’s a new head football coach at Whitehouse ISD, filling the spot left by Coach Marcus Gold, who departed last month to lead the program at Wylie East.

Ricky Meeks leaving Alto to take over Center Roughriders

Ricky Meeks is leaving Alto to become the new head football coach at Center.

Brownsboro finds new football coach in Lance Connot

Brownsboro is looking to Rivercrest for their next head football coach.

Mount Vernon promotes Brad Willard to head football coach

Mount Vernon ISD is promoting their offensive coordinator to the head football coach position.

Jimmy Thompson stepping down as head coach at Crockett

Jimmy Thompson is stepping away from the Crockett athletic department.

4 coaches with East Texas ties named to top 100 coaches list for UIL football centennial

Four more coaches with East Texas ties were named to the UIL top 100 coaches list for the UIL football centennial.

South Texas prep football player attacks referee

A Texas high school football player charged onto the field and bowled over a referee Thursday night, angered after being ejected from the game.

Timpson ISD superintendent warns adults who won’t comply with sports COVID-19 protocols: ‘do it somewhere else’

"I will personally do everything in my power to allow students to continue to come to school each day and participate in our activities. It is shameful for adults to fight their personal battles on a field that our kids should be enjoying right now," Johnson said.

  WEBXTRA: East Texas schools reiterate guidelines for fans after UIL warning

WEBXTRA: East Texas schools reiterate guidelines for fans after UIL warning

Harmony, Hughes Springs football game moved to Hughes Springs

Kickoff is still set for 7 p.m.

Lobo Football releases ticket information for 2020 season

Longview Athletics has released the following procedures for Lobo Football tickets for the 2020 season. All tickets will be purchased for the current game week.

  Earl Campbell Award coming to Tyler HS

Earl Campbell is hoping a new award named after him will inspire the next generation of Tyler High School athletes.

High school teams using new face shields to help stop COVID-19 spread

Special face coverings are being installed on helmets for several high school teams.

  Longview Lobos take precautions against biggest opponent before season, COVID-19

Longview Lobos football coach John King and his squad have to wait another month before they roll out the new season.

Underdog or top dog, Lovelady is coming to play

The Lovelady Lions believe a district title in 2020 is a good possibility with the gritty players they have on the roster.

UIL sets return to play guidelines for high school student-athletes

The University Scholastic League’s Medical Advisory Committee set more guidelines for the return to play this fall season.

  Lee football coach adds yoga sessions to practices to help with flexibility

It’s not all running drills for Lee football coach Joe Willis’ first-year squad. He has implemented yoga to help his players with their flexibility.

  First-year Lee football coach dealing with pandemic, altered workouts, pending campus name change

In his first season, Lee High School football coach Joe Willis is dealing with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, altered workouts, and an impending name change for the campus.

Timpson High School installs new turf field ahead of 2020-21 sports season

The school is also getting a new track that will be done in time for the spring.

Three East Texas schools land on 3A DII preseason poll

Three East Texas football teams once again look to be the best in 3A DII. Dave Campbell's Texas Football released their 3A DII preseason poll Wednesday afternoon and Daingerfield, Paul Pewitt, and Newton all found their way onto the poll.

Former Tyler ISD athletic director Billy Hall dies

Tyler ISD announced Monday former teacher, coach, administrator, and athletic director Billy Hall died.

  Tyler ISD board approves new turf at Rose Stadium, new high school practice fields and more

KLTV 7′s Alex Leroux has the details about what is changing.