Three Amarillo pitchers scattered four hits and struck out 15 Tuesday night at George Dobson Field. Nearly 400 fans watched the Sod Dogs humble the Texarkana Twins in both teams season opener, 12-2.
By RONALD BLUM NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball’s minor leagues canceled their seasons because of the coronavirus pandemic, and the head of their governing body said more than half the 160 teams were in danger […]
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas’ top education official says the state will resume its high-stakes standardized testing in the upcoming school year. Texas plans to reopen schools in August despite record numbers of daily confirmed […]
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas’ reported coronavirus cases have risen by 520, while five more people in the state have died from the illness caused by the virus. The Health Department on Tuesday said […]
TEXAKANA — The Bowie County emergency operations center is reporting nine new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday. The cases jump to 277 with 119 recoveries and 16 deaths. In nearby Cass County, the cases are […]
BALTIMORE (AP) — Outfielder Heston Kjerstad agreed to a minor league contract with the Baltimore Orioles that includes a $5.2 million signing bonus, well below the slot value of $7,789,900 assigned to the No. 2 […]
Native Arkansan River Hunt will toe the mound Tuesday when the Texarkana Twins open their 2020 Texas Collegiate League season against the Amarillo Sod Dogs at George Dobson Field.
An El Dorado man won $1 million in the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery after playing a $20 instant-ticket game, Millionaires Club. FredTavious Davis claimed the prize after buying a lotto ticket at Mobile on 1419 N. […]
The Texas Department of Public Safety arrested two suspects in connection for vandalizing and rioting at the Texas State Capitol and assault of a trooper on June 22. DPS arrested 22-year-old Darius Deshawn Berkley of […]
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A group of Texas bar owners filed lawsuits Monday seeking to overturn Republican Gov. Greg Abbott’s order that closed their businesses to help contain the spread of the coronavirus in Texas. […]
PLANO, Texas (AP) — Voting is underway in Texas as the state tries to contain surging numbers of coronavirus cases. Early voting for primary runoffs began Monday as the state reported nearly 6,000 hospitalized COVID-19 […]
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas’ confirmed coronavirus cases now exceed 20,000 people. The Department of Health on Monday said at least 20,257 people have tested positive for the virus, an increase of 439 from […]
TEXAKANA — The Bowie County emergency operations center announced 21 new cases of COVID-19 in the county. There are now 268 positive cases reported in Bowie County with 119 recoveries and 16 related deaths. Nearby […]
By JOHN MARSHALL PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks right-hander Mike Leake has become the first known player to opt out of the 2020 season due to concerns about the coronavirus. Diamondbacks general manager Mike Hazen […]
By Lincoln Revill TEXARKANA — The Twins are adding five more players to the roster with the season starting later this week. Seth Hopkins, Flavio Tirado, Jay French, Austin Colon, and Christian Whitaker are all […]
By BARRY WILNER, the Associated Press USA Football has developed a phased approach for the return of youth football this year. The plan is based on phased reopening guidelines from the CDC. The governing body […]
By TAMMY WEBBER, BRADY McCOMBS and JOHN MONE HOUSTON (AP) — Health departments around the U.S. that are using contact tracers to contain coronavirus outbreaks are scrambling to bolster their ranks amid a surge of […]
TEXARKANA — Law enforcement in Miller County is participating in the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” enforcement campaign to end drunk driving during the Fourth of July holiday. The campaign seeks to protect the […]
ARLINGTON, Texas — The Texas Rangers today announced their initial roster for the 2020 Major League Baseball Summer Camp. Team Summer Camp rosters were submitted to Major League Baseball earlier today. The first official workout […]
DALLAS – Ryan Galvan and the Texarkana American Legion Bulldogs ruled Sunday in winning the Dallas Area Baseball Tournament at Dallas Christian College in Farmers Branch.