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A 26-year-old Dayton resident was killed in a multi-vehicle crash Wednesday that sent four other people to area hospitals for injuries.

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It was one of those ESPN classics on Saturday night at Woodforest Bank Stadium between Dayton and Brenham in a Class 4-A Region III Division II match-up. 

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The Texas Family Land Heritage Registry of The Texas Department of Agriculture recognizes family land that has been in agricultural use for 100 years or more. 

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Down by six points early in the fourth quarter, the Dayton Broncos were at the Humble 1-yard line and appeared ready to take their first lead as quarterback Tristan Baughman looked close to the goal line on a quarterback sneak on third-and-goal. But Wildcats Kyle Floyd came out of the pile w…

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A month after Greg Hayman took over as interim superintendent for Michael Kuhrt, who resigned, the Dayton Independent School District is still searching for a replacement.

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The annual Baytown Special Rodeo for special needs youngsters, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 14, is moving to a new location this year.

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A Dayton-area woman was arrested about midnight Monday after being indicted by a Liberty County grand jury on a charge of endangering or abandoning a child in connection with the death of her 18-month-old granddaughter Aug. 14, 2012, according to the Liberty County Sheriff’s Office.

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Tyler Dalbey, son of Dana and Debi Dalbey, and Kyle Dishongh, son of Nolan and Lisa Dishongh, are going to the 2013 National Boy Scout Jamboree, the first jamboree at its new permanent home at The Summit Bechtel Family Scout Reserve in West Virginia. 

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The Houston-Galveston Area Council said its Regional DWI Task Force, which consists of 14 law enforcement agencies throughout the Houston-Galveston area, will be operating throughout Memorial Day weekend to cut down on driving while intoxicated. 

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Residents in the Liberty-Dayton area will soon have nearby access to Lee College services including academic, financial aid and business counseling this summer when the college opens the Lee College Liberty Center in space donated by the Geraldine D. Humphrey’s Cultural Center. 

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Former Houston Oilers’ quarterback Dan Pastorini, former Astros’ pitcher Larry Dierker and KHOU’s meteorologist Chita Johnson are a few of the many celebrities who will be playing in the 11th Annual Bayou Bowl Celebrity Golf Tournament.  

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The Ross S. Sterling Lady Rangers will begin their playoff quest when they take on Manvel in a one-game bi-district playoff to be played next Monday.

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The Dayton Ole Tyme Days Competition will be held this weekend at the new Dayton Community Center, 801 S. Cleveland St., Dayton. The festival is attended by as many as 20,000 people and all fund benefit the Ole Tyme Days Youth Scholarship Fund. 

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The wind blows in all directions this time of year. If you enjoy fishing, you deal with it. You find new areas, new patterns and protected locales; or, you continue to spend your days fishing on the multitude of Internet forums.

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TEXAS CITY – The Robert E. Lee Lady Ganders dropped to 2-6 in District 24-4A softball action with an agonizing 5-4 loss to the Texas City Lady Stings in eight innings here Thursday night.

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NORTH SABINE:  Trout are fair to good on the Louisiana shoreline on topwaters and Corkies. Flounder are fair on jigs tipped with shrimp around marsh drains.

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NEW YORK — Justin Verlander has that look: four or five days of stubble when he takes the mound, a focused glare, a game-day demeanor that if not quite ornery is admittedly intense.

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Though the occasion was somber in nature, spirits were high for Saturday’s balloon release ceremony held in honor of softball coach Wade Waltman, who passed away June 20

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On June 21, I received a release from a news service that bore the headline: “Vicious Catfish Attack Sends Florida Boy To Hospital”. An accompanying stock agency photo showed a menacing-looking catfish.

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When 6-year-old Oliver Richard, a resident of Mont Belvieu, was chosen to participate in the Astros’ “base stealer” program in between innings at Tuesday night’s Astros-Mets game, his decidedly literal interpretation of the word “steal” led to maybe the game’s most riveting moment—even in co…

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The team members said participating in the games helps them with work, is a positive experience and generally good for mental health.

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Despite efforts by Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, outdoor writers, and many newspapers – totaling over 100,000 words of copy – untold numbers of people still think seeing a fawn alone means it’s abandoned. Too many want to help it.

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Summer is here and ready to stay for the children of Goose Creek CISD. About seven years ago all the high schools decided to import summer sports camps for every child from fourth to ninth grade to help foster and grow in the Baytown area. 

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Kaitlynn McDaniel hits line drive for the Anahuac 15U softball team.The Anahuac team captured the district championship for second year in a row. The 15U team is coached by Trent Hart, Ryan Cook and Lindsey Hedges. Next up is the Ranger State Softball finals in Sulphur Springs July 8-10.  (P…

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Jasmine Moore, a Ross S. Sterling graduate and outside hitter for Bethune-Cookman University’s women’s volleyball team has been named to the All-Southwestern Athletic Conference Second Team.

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Water polo originally was slated to go varsity in 2019, but COVID got in the way, It’s the first sport to be added since 1998 when the UIL approved wrestling

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Water polo originally was slated to go varsity in 2019, but COVID got in the way, It’s the first sport to be added since 1998 when the UIL approved wrestling

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The public is invited to the Mi Promesa a la Comunidad Family 5K Walk/Run this weekend. The event is free and open to families. 

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Free Fishing Day in Texas is June 4. Each year on the first Saturday in June, Texans can fish on any public waterbody in the state without a fishing license.

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This year’s CCA Texas STAR Tournament offers anglers twice the chances to win, as the number of tagged redfish released for the tournament has been doubled for 2022.

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The Baytown Wolverines, a 17U team comprised of players from Lee, Goose Creek Memorial and Sterling high schools, competed in the Albion Hurricanes FC Memorial Day Cup. With a two-win and one-tie record, the Wolverines advanced to the finals, winning 2-1 against the Klein Toros and were crow…

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On Saturday afternoon in NCAA Fayetteville Super Regional action at Bogle Park, a three-run, sixth-inning outburst backed freshman pitcher Sophia Simpson’s complete-game shutout as No. 16/18 Texas softball (43-19-1) stunned 3,115 red-clad fans in attendance by shutting out No. 4 Arkansas (48…

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As Lake Travis fishing guide, Alan Christenson Jr., and I shared fishing stories recently, I mentioned that on a recent trip to Lake Austin, all I caught were a couple of zebra mussels. My lure being slowly fished along the bottom in hope of catching a rare lunker bass caught the mussels as …

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Houston-born and raised Lee Martinez said he knew he would be in a position one day to be an athletic director. 

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In Dallas, Steve Kerr and Jason Kidd did not want to talk about basketball. LeBron James made no effort to hide his anger. Jayson Tatum of the Boston Celtics, a young father, called the news “devastating.”

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This year’s CCA Texas STAR Tournament offers anglers twice the chances to win, as the number of tagged redfish released for the tournament has been doubled for 2022.

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Ever wondered what becomes of those 13-plus pound largemouths caught by anglers in Texas in late winter and spring during the Legacy ShareLunker competition?Well, they are donated to the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department o be taken to the Freshwater Fisheries Center in Athens and placed …

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Chris Hrabina gets a little emotional talking about the closing of Houston Raceway Park. His son, Slate, 12, has been involved in junior drag racing since he was about 5 years old and grew up at the iconic track – just as Hrabina himself did, starting around the same age. 

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It’s the time of year to turn your thoughts, dreams and talk toward saltwater. The Texas coast, in particular. We’re blessed with about 361 miles of coastline, and our bays are chock full of fish and shellfish — too many species to list! And many of them are considered game fish and delightf…

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Lady Mustang Alaina Schaeffer smacked a three-run home run during a five-run third inning, leading Friendswood to a 7-3 win over Crosby in the opening game of a best-of-three Class 5A softball playoff series Thursday night in Friendswood.

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With a five-run fourth inning and then six more runs in the bottom of the fifth, it was enough for the Crosby Lady Cougars to run-rule the Angleton Ladycats 11-1 in the Class 5A Region III area round matchup in front of a packed, loud and boisterous crowd.

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Goose Creek Memorial High School sophomore goalkeeper Layla Anaya and junior defenseman Gloria Martinez were named to the Texas Association of Soccer Coaches 2022 All Region team.

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The season came to an end for both Barbers Hill reigning championship teams — the Barbers Hills Eagles boys baseball team and the Lady Eagles softball team — over the weekend.