NORTH HOPKINS — The No. 3-ranked Prairiland Lady Patriots volleyball team was dominant in pool play of the North Hopkins Volleyball Tournament on Thursday.
ARLINGTON — Eddie Rosario and the Minnesota Twins keep hitting home runs, and maintaining the slimmest possible lead in the AL Central.
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…
VAN — The Paris Lady Wildcats and North Lamar Pantherettes both competed in the Van Volleyball Tournament over the weekend. Each team reached the championship bracket, and there was even a crosstown semifinal showdown.
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 Prairiland Lady Patriots enjoyed their taste of victory in last year’s Chisum Volleyball Tournament so much they came back for seconds this year.
Trinity Christian Academy’s volleyball team on Saturday placed first in Detroit ISD’s tournament, surprising not only their own school but other teams involved.
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…
CLEVELAND — For two months, they’ve chiseled, chipped and whittled away at Minnesota’s large lead.
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 …
The Chisum Lady Mustangs volleyball team emerged victorious in its home opener over visiting James Bowie in impressive fashion.
HOUSTON (AP) — With Houston's powerful offense, there always seem to be men on base when Yuli Gurriel comes to the plate in the bottom part of the Astros order.
North Lamar High School held a volleyball scrimmage day at its high school gymnasium Monday, the last day of preseason action.
CLEVELAND — All-Star Mike Minor and the Texas Rangers finally exhaled after the trade deadline. They haven’t lost since catching their breath.
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.
ARLINGTON — After throwing 24 pitches in a messy ninth inning, Texas Rangers reliever José Leclerc made his most notable toss.
ARLINGTON — In March, Perry Hill turned 67. A 2014 Paris Junior College Dragons Hall of Fame inductee, Hill is the first base/infield coach for Seattle who has spent most of his life in baseball and continues to love teaching the game to the next generation.
OXNARD, Calif. — Ezekiel Elliott's contract holdout doesn't have Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones worried about a resolution or a timeline.
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…
Kevin Adkins, a local track coach with a desire to help Lamar County athletes be great and receive worthy recognition, brought his dream to life March 1.
SEATTLE — Marco Gonzales gave up a run in the first inning in part due to a fan. He gave up four singles in five batters to open the second and was immediately in a bases-loaded jam.
Tim Duncan is back with the San Antonio Spurs, this time as an assistant coach under Gregg Popovich.
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…
The Paris Golf & Country Club hosted a brand new and exciting tournament with the support of the community and help from a golfing legend.
College Station and Bryan, in collaboration with Texas A&M University, are set to host the 2019 Texas Amateur Athletic Federation Games of Texas. The 2019 City of Paris Aquatic Swimmers advancing to the games include, from left to right, Veronica Baird, Thomas Wear, Jude Wear, Beverly Ba…
The participants of the Rivercrest High School volleyball camp receive popsicles and T-shirts at the conclusion of the three-day volleyball camp held in the high school gym.
The 2019 Lamar County Patriots All-Stars will be traveling this weekend to Longview to compete in the Texas Series State Tournament in the 14U Jr. Division. The Patriots would like to give a special tip of the cap to Coach Peacock and the Prairiland Athletics Dept. for their support in allow…
Duane Allen of the local band The Oak Ridge Boys surprised his long time merchandise manager, Mike Campbell’s granddaughter Riley Rennell, above, with a dozen yellow roses hand delivered to her at the Paris Golf & Country Club. Renell, who is from Tennessee, is competing in the Womens Al…
ARLINGTON — It took more than any homecoming jitters to cool off Arizona Diamondbacks rookie pitcher Alex Young on Tuesday night.
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.
LAS VEGAS — Russell Westbrook and James Harden are together again, and Chris Paul is leaving Houston to make that reunion happen.
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 …
CLEVELAND — For one night, the pitchers took back the power.
CLEVELAND — Pete Alonso took one final swing and flipped his bat high in the air. Another walk-off.
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.
ARLINGTON — Kole Calhoun circled the bases after a punctuating home run for the grieving Los Angeles Angels in their first game since 27-year-old pitcher Tyler Skaggs died.
LYON, France — With Alex Morgan’s cheeky tea-sipping celebration and a postgame mobbing of goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher, the United States has moved a step closer to successfully defending its latest Women’s World Cup title.
ARLINGTON — Tyler Skaggs grew up rooting for the Los Angeles Angels, and got to pitch for his favorite team.
Damian Lillard wasn’t a top-five pick. Tobias Harris wasn’t a lottery pick. Khris Middleton wasn’t even a first-rounder.