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…

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.

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.

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…

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. 

DETROIT —  Detroit has a rich history of sports tradition, and now has one of its most successful former athletes back in the mix. Detroit ISD recently hired Da’on Savage, a former standout athlete and a member of the community with deep ties, to take over as the head basketball coach of the…

ARLINGTON — Danny Santana had already hit one of the five home runs by the Texas Rangers. With a chance to win the game with two outs in the ninth inning, he lined a ball up the middle and then saw Houston center fielder George Springer on a full sprint toward the ball.

ARLINGTON — Lance Lynn had more strikes thrown than words used postgame to describe his major league-best 12th victory, one that got the Texas Rangers off to the kind of start their manager had hoped for coming out of the All-Star break.

TEXARKANA — Greatness comes in packages both big and small, and for the Paris All-Stars, a local 9U dixie baseball team, greatness is what carried the team through its state tournament run in Texarkana. The Paris All-Stars won four of its six games, and finished as state tournament champion …

The Paris City Pool hosted a swim meet this weekend, with competitors from other area cities, even as far away as Plano, coming by race.