The No. 3-ranked Prairiland Lady Patriots volleyball team of Class 3A traveled to Paris High School to play against the Class 4A Lady Wildcats. Paris, who has only lost twice this season, faced a strong test against the Lady Patriots, who had not dropped a set the entire season coming into t…

Recent Honey Grove High School graduate and former softball standout Bree Cason, center, signed her letter of intent to play college softball at Howard Payne Universtity, a Division III school in Broonwood. Pictured with Cason from bottom left, are brother Logan Cason, mother Kim Cason, Bree…

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Paris City Council honored the Dixie Youth 9 and under world championship team with a proclamation at Monday’s meeting. Pictured, from left, are Logan Scholl, Ryder Moree, Aiden Curtis, Kallon Gallaghan, Kai Furtch, Averi Curtis, Ky Fortner, Pierce Keenum, Noah Williams and Luke Nutt. In bac…

Plenty of professional athletes can be divas or draw attention to themselves unnecessarily with some being more obnoxious than others. However, one pro athlete in particular takes the cake in the annoying department with his recent antics.

The Paris High School varsity football team breaks out of its huddle preceding warm ups before the annual Blue and White scrimmage. The Wildcats return several key starters on each side of the ball from last year’s district runner up and third-round qualifying team.

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Dak Prescott got the Dallas Cowboys off to a good start in a brief cameo in the exhibition opener. San Francisco’s rookie receivers took over after that to lead the 49ers to the victory.

Recent North Lamar High School graduate and former softball star McKayla Figueroa, left, signed to play college softball at Trinity Valley Community College in Athens. Pictured with Figueroa is TVCC head softball coach James Rodriguez. Figueroa was a four-year varsity player for the North La…

After an impressive outing in Monday’s volleyball scrimmage day at North Lamar High School, the Prairiland Lady Patriots volleyball team didn’t miss a beat in its home opener against Pleasant Grove. In a meeting of district champions last year, the Class 3A Lady Patriots got going early and …

Legend of the college football coaching world and Lamar County, Gene Stallings, will deliver a motivational speech to local varsity athletes and coaches at 6:30 p.m., Sept. 16 at First Christian Church in Paris.

Luke Nutt of the Paris All-Stars 9U baseball team competed against 48 other athletes in a speed competition, which he won with a time of 6.01 seconds in a sprint from first to second base.

COLLEGE STATION — In the finale of its first year, the Paris Track Club competed in the state track meet in College Station from July 25 to 28. Led by incoming Paris High School senior, Tatianna Washington, the Paris Track Club had top-8 finishes in six different events — three of them from …

ARLINGTON — Mike Minor was tired of talking about all the speculation over the last few weeks that he was going to be traded by the Rangers. With that distraction over and the All-Star lefty still in Texas, he can focus on fixing some mechanical issues.

House Resolution 3742, known as the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act, would provide $1.3 billion annually to state initiatives, and $97.5 million to tribal nations, to support at-risk fish and wildlife populations and their habitats. Texas would get an estimated more than $50 million per year.

At Pat Mayse and our other area lakes, water temps are on the rise and water levels are dropping, and that brings changes in the locations of the fish. Right now and up until fall, you’ll find the fish will spend much of the time suspending up into the water column.

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Local gymnast Kamiel Jones, an 8-year-old Paris native, competed on the national level in West Palm Beach, Florida from July 19-21. Jones, who attends Texas Tumbling and Trampoline in Paris, started gymnastics at the age of 3, and she began competing at age 4.

ARLINGTON — Kyle Seager is starting to look like his old self at the plate for the Seattle Mariners. He always seems to hit well against Texas.

J. Collins helped a private school near Cleveland become the first U.S. all-girls school to launch a varsity esports program during last school year. With Collins as coach, the 10-person team at Hathaway Brown competed against local schools and libraries, with players ranging from novices to avid gamers. 

The Hunting Club membership was gathered in the large round corner booth in Doreen’s 24 HR Eat Gas Now Café. We were trying to schedule the first dove hunt of the season, and conflicts ran rampant.

BROOKHAVEN, Miss. —  The Paris All-Stars 9U baseball team already made history reaching the Dixie Youth Invitational World Series in Brookhaven, Mississippi, with its incredible run through the regional tournament held in Texarkana earlier this month. However, the young All-Stars squad was n…

HOUSTON (AP) — After struggling on defense, Oakland's Ramon Laureano was determined to atone for his mistakes when he came up to the plate with the game tied in the 11th inning against the Houston Astros.

Led by Coach Troy Scholl, the Paris 9U All Stars took home the world series championship Sunday evening in Brookhaven, Mississippi. The team defeated Pike County, Mississippi, 12-2 in the final game.