Former Packers GM, Atlanta Jackrabbit Ted Thompson dead at 68

Green Bay Packers Head Coach Matt LaFleur has confirmed the passing of former general manager Ted Thompson.
Shelbyville’s David Benbow resigns from head football coach position
Marshall’s Tahj Washington claims All-American status with Memphis Tigers
Scott Ponder leaving Center for LaPryor athletic director position
Former Tatum coach Andy Evans named to final reveal of UIL Top 100 list
Longview’s King, Groveton’s Phillips added to the UIL Top 100 Coaches list

The Red Zone Video

  KLTV, KTRE Red Zone - Friday, WEEK 16, PART 2

Keep the latest from games across East Texas. Watch Red Zone for highlights, scores and more.

  KLTV, KTRE Red Zone - Friday, WEEK 16, PART 3

Keep the latest from games across East Texas. Watch Red Zone for highlights, scores and more.

Lufkin, Tyler High, Whitehouse schools up for magazine honor

Three East Texas communities have been selected by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football as nominees for “Community Connection School of the Year.”

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.

  Longview Lobos preparing for toughest game under King regime

The Longview Lobos are preparing for one of their toughest games, not just in 2020 but in a long time.

  Longview Lobos to take on Denton Ryan in week 3 of playoffs

This week marks the third week of playoff games for 5A and 6A schools.

Legacy, Pine Tree see seasons end in Area Round of the playoffs

Pine Tree and Legacy both saw their season's come to an end on Saturday.

Schedule: Six East Texas teams still playing football in mid-December

The Playoffs are winding down for East Texas football teams.

  Lindale ends season at 13-3 with loss to Argyle Eagles

Argyle beat Lindale 49-21 for the 4A DI State Championship.

  Carthage captures state title in 70-14 win over Gilmer

The Carthage Bulldogs completed their perfect season with a 70-14 win over Gilmer.

  Impacts COVID-19 and UIL restrictions have on high school athletics

The UIL created rules for athletes, coaches, and spectators to follow this season. This included wearing a face mask, social distancing, and allowing for fifty percent capacity at games.

Signing Day ceremonies different due to COVID-19 but emotions the same as every other year

National Signing Day brought end results for student-athletes who have seen so much change in the last nine months.

  Some big names in East Texas signing letters of intent for college sports

Today is Early National Signing Day, with some big names signing their letters of intent for college sports.

Carthage, Gilmer look to be last one standing in 4A DII

Carthage and Gilmer will show what Beast Texas football is all about in the 4A DII title game on Friday.

Lindale RB Jordan Jenkins named finalist for Mr. Texas Football

Lindale running back Jordan Jenkins has the chance to be named the top football player in Texas.

  Surratt Brothers looking to make Friday championship games a big family memory

Surratt Brothers looking to make Friday championship games a big family memory

  RED ZONE REEL: In Week 16, East Texas teams played in state semifinals, 1st round playoffs

If you missed the final week of our Red Zone coverage, we’ve got you covered.

Art Briles resigns as Mount Vernon football coach

On Monday, Mount Vernon ISD announced that head football coach Art Briles has decided to resign. The news came after he led the Tigers to the UIL state 3A division semifinals.

  Lindale, Carthage, Gilmer all punch tickets to state championship games

Three East Texas teams are heading to the 4A state championship games next week.

  Red Zone: 6A-5A Bi-District pairings, 4A-2A State semifinal scores

The playoffs are in full swing for every UIL classification.

  WATCH: Gilmer takes punt return all the way to pay dirt

Watch Gilmer’s Rohan Fluellen pick the punt up at the four-yard line and take it back 96 yards for the touchdown.

  WATCH: Longview Jalen Hale dodges five tackles on score

Watch Longview’s Djaylon Hale dodge five tackles and score in Longview’s 41-5 win over Lufkin.

  WATCH: Carthage’s Mason Courtney goes untouched on 72-yard score

Watch Carthage’s Mason Courtney go untouched on a 72-yard catch-and-run for the score.

  WATCH: Lindale’s Airik Williams take high snap 60 yards for score

Watch Lindale’s Airik Williams take the high snap 60 yards for the score.