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On the mound, North Lamar Panther Luke Parsons was just about as sure as they come. Now, he’s ready to test himself at the next level after recently signing to play for Eastfield College in Mesquite.

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On the soccer field, Paris Wildcat Justin Medina is as well-rounded as they come, able to impact games in any number of ways. Now, he’ll continue his athletic career at Jacksonville College, where he recently committed to play.

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The Paris Optimist Club wrapped up another successful season last week, which saw local children of all ages and skill levels take part in America’s pastime at Woodall Fields over the last several weeks.

After years of rising through the ranks of the Paris Optimist League’s baseball ladder, twin brothers Weslee and Steven Langley played big roles in their team’s league championship victory Thursday evening.

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It’s official — there will be high school football this fall. And though some teams throughout Texas will need to wait a bit longer than usual before they can play it, local schools should be starting the season right on time.

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Looking back on well over a half-century spent as a very active participant in all sorts of hunting and fishing endeavors, I’ve come to the conclusion that it’s more fun to diversify than stick with one method of hunting, or fishing for that matter.

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The University Interscholastic League has announced modifications to its 2020-21 UIL calendar and updated Covid-19 risk mitigation guidelines, set to take effect Aug. 1.

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Several individual athletes at Paris Junior College, along with the Dragons baseball team, recently earned national recognition for their accomplishments in the classroom.

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Crappie on Pat Mayse are keeping anglers busy, both with numbers and size. Jigs and minnows have been the main course for these fish. One little tip for catching them — if you are using a jig, try tipping your jig with a Berkley Crappie Nibblet. Adding the nibblet could be a mind thing, but …

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For many years, I had access to hunt and fish on a couple hundred acres situated about three-quarters of a mile from my home. The place is an outdoor paradise, rough country with plenty of water and an ample supply of wild hogs I dearly love to hunt, butcher and turn into tasty meals.

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For 41 years, Clarksville Blue Tigers head basketball coach Willie Coulter has helped shape the lives of young boys and girls throughout Texas. Now, after a successful career that saw him win over 600 total games, he’s  decided to retire.