Patriotism and pride are the order of the day for Old River-Winfree Founders Day, coming Oct. 12 at the community east of Mont Belvieu.
HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Lee College’s Cinderella slipper finally fell off Tuesday night.
Beaumont West Brook’s Hastin Dugas (1) is able to score against Clear Brook during Friday’s Region III-5A playoff game at Lee College. West Brook lost 74-68.
NORTH SABINE: Redfish are fair to good at the discharge canal on peeled shrimp. Black drum are fair around rock groins. Sand trout are good in the deep holes on shrimp.
A friend of mine spent four days on the bay last week and had a hard time finding enough profitable water to float duck decoys.
The Robert E. Lee Lady Ganders moved to 8-15 overall and 1-4 in District 24-4A play with Friday night’s easy 56-23 victory over Galena Park.
When was the last time you attended a Christmas parade in flip-flops and a short-sleeved shirt? When was the last time you wore shorts under waders for a week-long stretch of goose hunting? When was the last time you set your thermostat to 70 for an entire week in December?
The Ross S. Sterling Rangers have done a lot of wacky things during their two-year run of losing football games.
LA PORTE – The La Porte Bulldogs put together their best overall game of the season in scoring an easy 52-7 victory over Beaumont West Brook a couple weeks ago.
After falling to Crosby 35-17 to open District 19-4A play, the Barbers Hill Eagles easily could have folded up their tents and started planning for next football season.
MONT BELVIEU – There’s a reason the Barbers Hill volleyball team is a perfect 11-0 in District 19-4A play, and it’s very simple: A killer instinct.
The Robert E. Lee Ganders are slowly, but surely making believers out of some long-time football fans in Baytown.
CHANNELVIEW – The North Shore Mustangs look determined to win back the District 21-5A championship they lost to La Porte a year ago here on Friday night.
CROSBY — While Crosby’s football team certainly has some offensive weapons, it paled in comparison to what Summer Creek had on display Friday night.
It wasn't as easy as most folks expected, but the Baytown Christian Academy Bulldogs managed to pull out a 24-12 victory over the winless Northside Lions in a six-man football game on Friday night at Goose Creek Memorial High School.
SHELDON – It wasn't pretty on Friday night at Crenshaw Stadium, but the Dayton Broncos stayed unbeaten at 5-0 with a 24-6 victory over C.E. King in District 19-4A football action.
MONT BELVIEU – It’s only the third game of the District 19-4A football season, but for Barbers Hill and Kingwood Park, it is the biggest game of the year.
CROSBY – Over the last three weeks, the Crosby Cougars have played football teams with a combined record of 10-1.
TMK IPSCO and the American Red Cross are saying “thank you” by inviting military personnel, their spouses and dependent children for a day at Pirates Bay Water Park.
Mackenzie Carroll pitched a no-hitter over Channelview to lead Huffman to the 11-year-old Little League softball Texas East state championship. Front row, left to right, are Mackenzie Collins, Allie Humphries, Allyse Martin, Savannah Smith, Gabbie Forlini, Mackenzie Carroll, Bethany Sousa, K…
The Dirty Bay Banditz 12U won the 2012 Nations “Premier” Ultimate World Series. The Banditz went 7-1 and hit six home runs during the tournament. During the 2012 season, the team finished 78-23-6 and won 12 of 21 tournaments. They were second in state in the USSSA tournament. Front row, from…
HOUSTON — In front of a sold-out crowd at BBVA Compass Stadium, the Houston Dynamo defeated the New York Red Bulls 2-0 on Friday to move into first place in the Eastern Conference.
Satchell McElroy, a baserunner with Chuck McElroy New Balance, is called safe at third base just ahead of Allen’s John Waling last weekend during a summer league baseball game at Robert E. Lee.
NORTH SABINE: Trout are fair to good on the Louisiana shoreline on topwaters and soft plastics. Redfish are fair on jigs tipped with shrimp around marsh drains. Some birds have worked over trout.
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. Redfish are good in the marsh on topwaters and Gulps.
America’s favorite pastime has become America’s favorite nap time.
Ross S. Sterling High School had two basketball players recently sign college scholarships.
Crystal Beach on Bolivar Peninsula was a rendezvous point for hundreds of teenagers in the late ’80s. Armed with pearl and red-tailed, tandem-rigged Lil’ Fishies, my buddies and I shouldered next to a dozen other anglers wading the edge of the pass.
HUNTSVILLE – The Barbers Hill Lady Eagles finished fourth in the Region III-4A golf tournament after shooting 351-346 – 697 over the 36-hole event at Raven’s Nest Golf Course.
NORTH SABINE: Trout are fair to good on the Louisiana shoreline on topwaters and Corkies. Flounder are fair on jigs tipped with shrimp and Gulps around marsh drains.
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.
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
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.
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…
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.
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.
Carl Abseck said the biggest highlight of his first full year as Barbers Hill ISD’s athletic director and head football coach was seeing every program on campus make the playoffs.
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…
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.
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
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…
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…
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 …
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.”
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 …
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.
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.
The Crosby Cougars baseball team is keeping it real as they prepare for another round of games with Friendswood Mustangs in a best-of-three series.
The Crosby Cougars are marching to the third round in the regional quarterfinals after defeating the Fulshear Chargers 1-0 in the third game of a three-game series in the Region III-5A area playoffs.
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…
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.
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.
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.
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.