The Cornerstone Crusaders are back at the state tournament.
This year it’s the Texas Christian Athletic Fellowship State Tournament this weekend at Trinity Christian Academy in Willow Park.
Last season Cornerstone reached the final four of the Texas Christian Athletic League.
The Crusaders (19-3) were playing Odessa Latter Rain yesterday, with the winner advancing to today’s championship game at 4:30 p.m.… Read the rest
The low water has areas that were previously okay to navigate no longer safe.
My boat was the victim of one of those unseen hazards. My lower unit was damaged at Possum Kingdom recently.
The stump I hit (at least I believe it was a stump) was located next to the channel marker in deep water. There will be hazards, especially in low water conditions.… Read the rest
The Granbury Pirates avoided an upset Tuesday night, rallying for two second-half goals to win 2-1 at Alvarado in a District 15-4A soccer match.
Kaleb Wilson scored the game-winning goal off of an assist from Freddy Espinoza. It was his second assist of the game as he assisted Fernando Aguado on the game-tying goal with 16 minutes left in the contest.… Read the rest
On her way to becoming the winningest basketball coach on the face of the earth, Leta Andrews won much more than the 1,416 victories on her esteemed resume.
Over 51 years of coaching and 76 years of living she won the hearts and friendship of almost everyone who crossed her path – myself included when we first met nearly 20 years ago.… Read the rest
Bob and Cheryl Murray, of Pecan Plantation ,celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014.
They will be taking an anniversary road trip to the west coast going through Oregon, Washington, and into Canada sometime during the summer months, when the weather has warmed.
Cheryl was born in California and Bob in Texas. Their respective parents moved them to Ruidoso, N.M.… Read the rest
RIO VISTA – So many times the Lipan Indians have pulled off the big steal, made the clutch basket and found a way to win even when the odds were against them.
Thursday night, however, the odds reached into the basket as the buzzer sounded and knocked the ball away, leaving the Indians on the short end of a 73-70 score against Coolidge in their Class A Division II area basketball game at Rio Vista High School.… Read the rest
A family of six was displaced by a fire that was fanned by strong winds and destroyed their home and possessions on Thursday just a few miles east of Lipan.
A firefighter with the Lipan Volunteer Fire Department suffered a minor leg burn while fighting the blaze, and he received medical treatment at the scene.
The rock structure, in the 10000 block of Lipan Highway, was home to Jake Seymour, his grandmother Frances Seymour and his wife Courtney along with their three children.… Read the rest
MANSFIELD – Talk to just about anyone who’s seen the Lipan Lady Indians play a basketball game and they will agree.
Unless the roof caves in, they will be walking off the court at the University of Texas’ Frank Erwin Center in Austin holding the Class A Division II state championship trophy.
But then, as the Lady Indians remember, a lot of folks thought that last season when they got upset by Coolidge in the third round of the playoffs.… Read the rest