Lufkin’s Luis Flores has the type of talent that is hard to put into words. On a nightly basis, he is the player that draws the attention of an entire defense.
Millions of Texans are now living under unprecedented “shelter in place” and “stay in place” orders issued by county and city governments, but that doesn’t mean you can’t venture outside. Current orders allow folks the flexibility to leave their homes to engage in essential activities, inclu…
The pressure doesn’t come much higher when it comes to high school underclassmen. Matched up against Central Heights’ Grayson Rodriguez, Central’s Dylan Cloonan shared a bullpen with the future No. 11 pick in the MLB Draft.
The tables have certainly turned since Jasmine Rodriguez stepped on the field for the Lufkin Lady Panthers’ soccer team.
The 2020 Pineywoods Showdown, an all-star game featuring local players, has been canceled due to ongoing concerns with the spread of COVID-19.
Lake Nacogdoches in East Texas has been in the news a lot lately. Local angler Joe Castle put the popularity ball in motion on Feb. 29, his 28th birthday.
Add bass fishing tournament organizers and the lakeside businesses that reel in the cash anglers leave behind to the long list of those impacted by the coronavirus scare.
In the usual low-scoring world of softball, driving runners in from scoring position can be the difference in any game. When Diboll’s Ashtyn Alvarez steps into the batter’s box, she is already in scoring position.
Local high school athletes will have to wait at least a little while longer to get back on the playing field as the University Interscholastic League announced the suspension of all games and contests until at least May 4.
If there’s a pitching situation, Sam Belasco has been in it. From pre-district tournaments to playoff starts, the Hudson Hornets have never been shy about handing the ball to their reliable lefty.
With competitions already being suspended until March 29, the University Interscholastic League added to its mandates on Monday afternoon by suspending any practices and workouts conducted outside of the normal school day.
Angelina College head men’s basketball coach Nick Wade has earned the Region XIV South Zone Coach of the Year award for the second consecutive season.
The Angelina College Roadrunners’ basketball season came to a premature end as the NJCAA elected to cancel all spring sports and championships due to the COVID-19 situation.
The already-delayed professional sports seasons in North America could be on hiatus for significantly longer than first planned after federal officials said Sunday that they recommend all in-person events involving 50 people or more be called off for the next eight weeks.
Knowing the UIL sports world was set for at least a two-week hiatus starting today, the Lufkin Panthers and Hudson Hornets gladly waited out an hour-long lightning delay in the first inning before getting down to business.
Both Angelina College basketball teams exceeded expectations in 2019-20, with both the Lady Roadrunners and Roadrunners advancing to their respective Region XIV Conference Tournament Championship games — and the Roadrunners winning the title.
Today is the day experts combine with those who haven’t watched a minute of the NCAA to join forces in breaking down the 68-team college basketball field.
FRISCO — The Southland Conference announced Saturday that the league will cancel all remaining spring sports competitions and championship events, effective immediately.
On April 4, when darkness gives way to the first gray light of dawn, another spring turkey season will be born across most of Texas. Time for turkey hunters to get their game faces on and steady their nerves for what can be one of Mother Nature’s most exhilarating shows.
Rachel Bonnin scored a pair of goals and the Lufkin Lady Panthers moved within a win of the District 16-5A championship with a 3-1 victory over the Whitehouse Lady Cats at Jase Magers Soccer Field on Friday night.
A day after winning back-to-back games for the first time this season, the Lufkin Panthers took a step back as they dropped consecutive games on the second day of the Pete Runnels Texas Shootout at Morris Frank Park Friday afternoon.
Scott Sherlock delivered a two-run single with two outs in the bottom of the sixth inning as the New Caney Porter Spartans escaped with a 2-1 win over the Hudson Hornets on the second day of the Pete Runnels Texas Shootout at Morris Frank Park on Friday afternoon.
Angelina College and local high schools were the latest to be hit with cancellations and postponements due to the COVID-19 outbreak as announcements were made on Friday afternoon.
Quint Graves was strong on the mound, Ben Penn provided lockdown defense in his season debut and the Hudson Hornets ended a recent hitting sllump by taking a hard-fought 6-4 win over the New Caney Porter Spartans in the opening game of the Pete Runnels Texas Shootout at Morris Frank Park Thu…
Bad weather forecasts for areas north of Lufkin have forced some scheduling changes for the Angelina College softball and baseball teams, leaving both teams playing at home for the weekend.
It’s been a rough road for the Lufkin Panthers in the first two weeks of the season. A brutal schedule mixed with some inconsistent play has left the team struggling in the early going.
Saylor Williams struck out 13 batters in a complete-game shutout as the Jacksonville Fightin’ Maidens rolled to an 11-0 win over the Lufkin Lady Panthers in District 16-5A softball action at Morris Frank Park on Wednesday afternoon.
Ty Roman struck out 14 in a complete game as the Diboll Lumberjacks rallied with two sixth-inning runs to take a 2-1 win over the Woodville Eagles in the district opener in Diboll Tuesday night.
HUNTINGTON — Huntington’s Kaden Reep kept Hudson hitters off balance most of the night and the Red Devils capitalized on one forgettable inning of Hornets’ defense on the way to a 4-1 win in the District 20-4A opener here Tuesday night.
It didn’t take Natasha Mack long to make a big-time impact on the Oklahoma State basketball program. In her first year on the Stillwater campus, the former Lufkin Lady Panther and Angelina College Lady Roadrunner star made her mark for the Cowgirls on a nightly basis.
- County extends disaster declaration another 35 days
- First case of COVID-19 in Angelina County confirmed
- City tightens restrictions on COVID-19 emergency declaration
- Hudson issues stay-at-home order for city residents
- 100 patients tested for COVID-19 so far in Angelina County
- City extends disaster declaration indefinitely
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- Lufkin, Angelina County declare local disaster, set $1,000 fine, jail time for those who violate regulations
- COVID-19 confirmed in Nacogdoches
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