ARLINGTON, Texas — The Texas Rangers announced today that infielder Derek Dietrich has been signed to a minor league contract and assigned to the Alternate Training Site. Dietrich, 31, was released by the Chicago Cubs on […]
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a former Los Angeles Angels employee has been charged with conspiracy to distribute fentanyl in connection with last year’s overdose death of Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs. Prosecutors […]
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana’s agriculture department said a dog in the state has tested positive for the coronavirus. It’s the state’s first confirmed infection in an animal and was determined through a nasal […]
By Michael Bonnette BATON ROUGE – LSU Athletics announced today all athletics facilities will accept only credit card and mobile payments for merchandise and concessions beginning in the fall of 2020. The move to cashless […]
By DAVID KEONIG DALLAS (AP) — Southwest and American say they won’t allow health waivers to their face-mask rule. Only children under 2 will be exempt from the requirement to cover their mouth and nose […]
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas woman has been indicted on charges that she defrauded the federal small-business coronavirus relief program out of almost $2 million. Federal agents arrested 41-year-old Ganell Tubbs on Thursday […]
By Kevin Rodriguez AUSTIN, Texas – Texas Baseball junior right-handed pitcher Bryce Elder was selected by the Atlanta Braves with the 156th overall pick in the fifth round of the 2020 Major League Baseball Draft on […]
By ACACIA CORONADO AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued new orders to allow retailers, bars and restaurants to serve more customers in the re-opening economy. Phase 3 of of the reopening also […]
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Drew Brees is being sharply criticized by fellow high-profile athletes, including some of his own teammates, after the Saints quarterback reiterated his opposition to kneeling during the national anthem. Brees made […]
JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson has received a restructured contract extension that runs through 2023. Anderson took the job before the start of the 2014 season. He has led the Red […]
COMMERCE, Texas – Heart-breaking would best describe Pleasant Grove’s Region II-4A semifinal basketball playoff loss to Dallas Lincoln.
TEXARKANA, Texas – Texarkana Independent School District will celebrate Texas Public Schools Week from March 3 – 6. Texas Public Schools Week is designed to get parents and communities involved with their local public schools. […]
PRESCOTT, Ark. – Fouke’s boys buried 12 3-pointers Monday and defeated Smackover in the opening round of the 3A South District tournament, 69-54.
Quentin Grimes had 14 points and six rebounds, DeJon Jarreau added 12 points and seven rebounds and No. 25 Houston beat Wichita State 76-43.
Mason Jones scored 20 points and Desi Sills added 18 to lead Arkansas to a 78-67 win over TCU in a Big 12/SEC Challenge game.
TEXARKANA, Arkansas – Kilpatrick Bio-medical and Engineering Elementary Magnet was one of four schools from the Texarkana Arkansas School District to compete in the 2019 First Lego League Robotics tournament, held at National Park College […]
By RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Football Writer Georgia edged past Alabama to No. 4 in The Associated Press college football poll after the Bulldogs had a quality road victory and the Crimson Tide lost […]
TEXARKANA, Ark. (AP) — A new attorney has been appointed for a southwest Arkansas doctor and his trial is being delayed on charges of overprescribing opiates and other drugs.
James Carlow, the Bowie County Judge said he’s retiring at the end of September. Judge Carlow made the announcement at Monday night’s Commissioners Court meeting.