Some might say Texarkana’s first win of the season was ugly, but don’t include Twins’ manager Brandon Schmidt.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas reported its highest daily increase in the number of confirmed coronavirus cases Saturday with 8,258, as hospitalizations continued to climb. Texas began mandating face coverings Friday on the orders of […]
NEW YORK (AP) — The coronavirus outbreak moved the Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest from the Coney Island boardwalk to an undisclosed indoor location but the results were familiar. Joey Chestnut and Miki Sudo […]
By JOHN HANNA TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A weekly Kansas newspaper has posted a cartoon on its Facebook page likening the governor’s order requiring people to wear masks in public to the murder of millions […]
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas on Saturday reported 587 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus and five additional deaths. The Arkansas Department of Health says the state’s total number of reported cases is now […]
BERLIN (AP) — The zoo in Switzerland’s biggest city says a 55-year-old keeper was killed by one of the park’s Siberian tigers. Zoo Zurich said an internal alarm indicating the keeper had been attacked in […]
By MARTHA BELLISLE SEATTLE (AP) — Authorities say a 27-year-old man in drove a car onto a closed freeway in Seattle and barreled through a panicked crowd of protesters, critically injuring two women. A Washington […]
By BRETT MARTEL NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The resumption of the NBA season during the coronavirus pandemic is making mental health a priority. Pelicans general manager David Griffin says it is “critical” and that New […]
By ROB MAADDI, the Associated Press A person familiar with the discussions has told The Associated Press the NFL plans to consider the NFL Players Association’s recommendation to cancel the preseason though the league prefers […]
By CHARLES ODUM ATLANTA (AP) — With teams in two pro sports taking a second look at names deemed offensive to Native Americans, the Atlanta Braves are giving no indication they are willing to consider […]
By ANNE M. PETERSON, the Associated Press The MLS is Back tournament match between FC Dallas and the Vancouver Whitecaps has been postponed after numerous positive tests for the coronavirus. The game was originally set […]
When comparing the rosters of the Texarkana Twins and the Tulsa Drillers, it’s a mismatch. The Drillers have 29 Division I college players. That’s by far the most in the Texas Collegiate League.
By STEPHEN HAWKINS ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Texas Rangers have opened their summer camp in their new home. Their first official workout in their new stadium with a retractable roof came three weeks before […]
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy has taken a hit financially as part of an internal review prompted by sharp criticism from his star running back for wearing a T-shirt promoting a […]
SPICEWOOD, Texas (AP) — Willie Nelson’s annual Fourth of July Picnic is going ahead this year, but to reduce concerns about the coronavirus the event will be virtual. Fans can tune in to the nearly […]
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas man suspected of kidnapping and killing his ex-wife earlier this week has been found dead in Texas. Arkansas State Police said Thursday in a news release that Texas […]
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas’ governor is allowing cities to enact measures requiring masks in public to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Friday signed an executive order allowing cities […]
Texarkana Twins manager Brandon Schmidt was making no excuses Thursday after watching his team get swept in a three-game series at home against the Amarillo Sod Dogs.
By ANDREW DeMILLO LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas has reported its biggest single-day increase in coronavirus cases. The Health Department on Thursday said at least 22,075 people in the state have tested positive for […]