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Veteran educator to lead Elkhart Middle School | Education  Palestine Herald Press

Former language arts teacher Rebecca Huff takes over as principal of Elkhart Middle School, effective Monday. In December, members of the Elkhart school ...

High school powerlifting: Elkhart boys, girls 2nd at Rusk  Palestine Herald Press

RUSK — The Elkhart High School powerlifting team may be training differently this year; but, the results are brilliantly the same.

San Francisco 49ers running back Jeffery Wilson Jr. honored by alma mater Elkhart  Tyler Morning Telegraph

ELKHART — Jeffery Wilson Jr. just finished his rookie season for the San Francisco 49ers.

Three new coaches join Elkhart staff  Palestine Herald Press

Elkhart Athletic Director Jason Fiacco reports that Elkhart ISD has recently added three new educators to the coaching staff.

High school football: Crockett's speed too much for Elkhart as Elks fall 38-6  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — Seniors were honored before the final regular-season home game for Elkhart High School at Jerry Ives Memorial Stadium.

Elkhart boys and girls take silver at District Track Meet  Palestine Herald Press

Elkhart High School student athletes turned in another strong performance at the 2019 District 20-AAA track and field meet at Westwood High School April 3-4.

High school football: Elkhart vs. Westwood information box  Palestine Herald Press

INFORMATION. Who: Westwood (1-3) at Elkhart (1-3). When: Tonight, 7:30 p.m.. Where: Jerry Ives Memorial Stadium, off Texas Highway 294 (Parker Street), ...

High school football: Elkhart, Grapeland play HoCo games  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — Both the Elkhart and Grapeland High School football teams will play their Homecoming games tonight in the area.

High school basketball: It's an Anderson County showdown tonight  Palestine Herald Press

FRANKSTON — The Elkhart High School boys' basketball program hasn't been in this position in seven seasons.

Elkhart High School named to “Best High Schools in Texas” list  Palestine Herald Press

Named this week as one of the Best Schools in Texas, Elkhart High School received the National Bronze Medal from U.S. News and World Report. For the ...

New Elkhart superintendent set to start Aug. 21 | Education  Palestine Herald Press

Members of the Elkhart ISD Board of Trustees are scheduled to hire Lamont Smith as the district's superintendent at an Aug. 20 meeting. The new ...

High school cross country: Elkhart meet set for Wednesday  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — The Elkhart Invitational cross country meet will take place on Wednesday around the Elkhart High School grounds.

Elkhart High School awarded Perkins grant | Education  Palestine Herald Press

Elkhart High School has been awarded the 2017-2018 Perkins Reserve Grant of $75000. Elkhart is one of 15 campuses in Texas to receive the grant.

Elkhart superintendent resigns | Education  Palestine Herald Press

Ray DeSpain resigned as superintendent of the Elkhart Independent School District, effective Aug. 31, after heading the district for more than six years.

High school football: Elkhart's ground game chews up Westwood  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — The Elkhart High School football team controlled the offensive and defensive lines in Friday night's 36-3 victory over Westwood at Jerry Ives ...

High school basketball: Elkhart tourney reaches Day 2 Friday  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — The Elkhart Holiday Invitational continues with more games today and Saturday at Elkhart High School gymnasium.

High school basketball: Lady Elks experiencing a 'learning curve'  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — Last year, there were no varsity girls' basketball games for Elkhart, rather the school played a junior varsity schedule.

East Texas schools to wear maroon in wake of Athens tragedy KYTX

After an Athens middle school student was killed in a school bus crash involving a freight train, students from all over East Texas will shot their support by ...

High school basketball: Elks can't shake cold quarter, lose to Groesbeck  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — One dry quarter spelled doom for the Elkhart High School boys' basketball team in a 58-49 District 20-3A loss to Groesbeck.

High school track and field: Palestine's Arthur garners three golds  Palestine Herald Press

GLADEWATER — Palestine High School junior track and field athlete Shayla Arthur certainly made an impression during the opening meet of the season.

High school football: Mays, others help give Elkhart a 'Happy Homecoming'  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — For Elkhart High School quarterback Landry Mays, and the rest of the Elks for that matter, it was a happy Homecoming.

High school basketball: Starr, Elkhart overcome Eustace to win  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — There was plenty riding on the line in the closing seconds of the Elkhart Holiday Invitational boys' basketball tournament.

Former Texas high school football player sentenced for assaulting teammate over $5  USA TODAY High School Sports

LeGeorge Gray was handed a 120-day prison sentence and 10 years probation for attacking then-teammate Michael Stanczak over $5 in 2017.

EDITORIAL: Schooling Michael Stanczak  Palestine Herald Press

A University Interscholastic Athletic League appeals board Monday ended Elkhart High School senior Michael Stanczak's year-long battle to play football again ...

High school baseball: Auction, supper set for Saturday  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — Spectacular bids will be in the offing on Saturday during the annual Elkhart High School Baseball Chili Supper and Auction.

Stanczak banned from playing football  Palestine Herald Press

BY WILLIAM PATRICK. A University Interscholastic League board of six area school superintendents Wednesday banned high ...

High school cross country notebook: Many area teams advance to regionals  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — Destination: Huntsville. Three Pine Empire cross country units have qualified for the Conference 3A-Region III meet set for Kate Barr-Ross Park on ...

High schools: Elkhart sets track and field slate  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — If the weather holds up, the Elkhart High School boys' and girls' track and programs will begin the season Thursday at the Cayuga Invitational.

High school basketball: Westwood girls alive for playoffs  Palestine Herald Press

Both the Westwood and Elkhart High School girls' basketball teams have shown improvement through the 2018-19 season — just in different increments.

Injured student still chasing football dream  Palestine Herald Press

After suffering multiple serious injuries stemming from an alleged assault following a Palestine High School football practice last year, Michael Stanczak, 19, ...

High school track and field: Elkhart boys nab team title  Palestine Herald Press

The Elkhart High School boys' track and field team came through with the District 18-3A championship on Thursday evening at Westwood High School's Panther ...

High school track and field: Ashford, McSwane lead Elkhart boys; girls second  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — The Elkhart High School boys' track and field team defended its track as the Elks won their own meet on Monday at Ives Stadium.

High school powerlifting: Grapeland sends two girls to state; Lady Elk Ives' nabs bronze  Palestine Herald Press

FAIRFIELD — Elkhart High School junior powerlifter Chloe Ives nearly qualified for the state meet; but, she still picked up a snazzy bronze medal for her work.

East Texas football player wins UIL appeal, can return to play  KLTV

A student who was badly beaten in a high school locker room will be allowed to return to the football field following a unanimous decision by a University ...

High school football: Fiacco named to Elks' post  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — The Elkhart Independent School District board had a special called meeting on Monday evening to announce the hiring of a new head football ...

Football: Elkhart's Wilson scores TD in 49ers' loss  Palestine Herald Press

Former Elkhart High School standout running Jeff Wilson, Jr. earned some limelight in the San Francisco 49ers' final preseason contest.

High school track and field: Depth fuels Elkhart girls' win  Palestine Herald Press

ALTO — The Elkhart High School girls' track and field team claimed the top spot at Thursday's Alto Relays, scoring 173.3 points.

Let's Go Palestine Tuesday, May 21 — Monday, May 27 | Community  Palestine Herald Press

Featured Event: High school graduations. Some will be held at a school stadium or gymnasium; others, at the Palestine Civic Center. No matter where the ...

Student speaks out one year after being badly beaten in locker room  KLTV

In September 27 of 2017, Michael Stanczak, then a senior at Palestine High School, was punched in the face multiple times by a teammate, resulting in severe ...

High school volleyball: Groesbeck tops Westwood in four  Palestine Herald Press

Westwood suffered a four-set loss at home to 20-3A rival Groesbeck by scores of 24-26, 27-25, 25-21, 25-15.

Schools across East Texas to have 'Maroon Monday' in honor of Athens ISD

While Athens has been reeling in the tragedy of the school bus collision with a Union Pacific train on Friday, many East Texas schools have come up with a ...

High school softball: Elkhart's Crouch inks with TVCC  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — Elkhart High School senior softball player Holly Crouch already was taking dual-credit classes at Trinity Valley Community College.

Storm Center: Local FCA all-stars named, games set for June  Palestine Herald Press

TYLER — The Fellowship of Christian Athletes has a rich history dating back to 1954 when the international, non-profit Christian sports ministry was founded in ...

Trial set in locker room assault  Palestine Herald Press

A jury trial for the 18-year-old former Palestine High School football star accused of assaulting a teammate is scheduled to start next Monday.

In abrupt move, UIL reverses decision on Stanczak  KLTV

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - In an abrupt change, a University Interscholastic League board has reversed its decision allowing a student who was badly injured in a ...

Fairy Garden Project blooms big | Community  Palestine Herald Press

The new Dogwood Trails' Fairy Garden Project, sponsored by Visit Palestine, in Davey Dogwood Park was a hit.

High school basketball: Fairfield, Frankston showcase sites today  Palestine Herald Press

FAIRFIELD — The Palestine and Neches High School boys' basketball teams will compete in the Fairfield Invitational beginning today.

High school softball: Lady Elks adjust, win  Palestine Herald Press

BUFFALO — The Elkhart High School softball team will need to get up to speed quickly for Friday's game versus Malakoff.

Friday's schedule: Division 3 boys' powerlifting meet headlines slate  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — The Texas High School Powerlifting Association Region 3 Division 3 meet will take place today at Elkhart High School.

High school cross country: Five district meets Tuesday, Wednesday  Palestine Herald Press

FAIRFIELD — The Palestine High School boys' and girls' cross country teams are going for different varieties of baker's dozens today.

High school volleyball: Coach Evans earns 200th victory  Palestine Herald Press

TRINITY — Palestine High School head volleyball coach Janae Evans earned a very important achievement on Tuesday night.

Elkhart mourns student's death | Local News  Palestine Herald Press

The mood at Elkhart High School was somber Monday and extra counselors were on hand to help students and faculty cope with the tragic death of a popular ...

Pro football: Wilson signs with 49ers as undrafted free agent  Palestine Herald Press

SAN FRANCISCO — Former Elkhart High School standout Jeffery Wilson wasn't selected during the National Football League draft, which concluded Saturday ...

Brothers suffer second September tragedy | Community  Palestine Herald Press

Brothers James and Justin Warren are no strangers to tragedy.

Westwood principals off to a roaring start | Education  Palestine Herald Press

Scott Nettles, the new Westwood High School principal, plans to keep an open door to students, teachers, and parents. Accessibility and leading by example, ...

High school track and field: Drama set to unfold at state meet  Palestine Herald Press

AUSTIN — There are plenty of dramatic storylines heading into the University Interscholastic League state track and field meet, which starts today at Mike A.

Elkhart powerlifting dominates at quad meet  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART – Led by 11 lifters winning their respective weight classes Elkhart swept the team title in a quad powerifting meet held Thursday at the Elkhart High ...

Pro football: Peterson makes 'Skins roster, Wilson joins 49ers' practice squad  Palestine Herald Press

Former Palestine High School star Adrian Peterson earning a roster spot with the Washington Redskins was almost a certainty.

On pro football: Wilson, Jr. shines since promotion  Palestine Herald Press

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — With all the injuries the San Francisco 49ers have sustained at running back, it was only a matter of time for Jeff Wilson, Jr.

Driver not at fault in fatal accident, passenger says  Palestine Herald Press

A passenger in a horrific crash early Saturday morning that killed two Palestine students told the Herald-Press Monday the driver, Miguel Morales-Ochoa, 17, ...

High school powerlifting: Four boys punch tickets to Abilene  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — There were plenty of records shattered at the Texas High School Powerlifting Association Region 3 Division 3 meet on Friday at Elkhart High ...

High school fishing: THSBA to expand again  Palestine Herald Press

The Texas High School Bass Association has announced another expansion for the 2018-19 season.

College signings: Elk track and field pair ink with DBU  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — Elkhart High School track and field coach Ryan Blackmon had a glowing prediction for Dallas Baptist University Tuesday morning when seniors ...

More than 100 East Texas students have art in Tyler Museum of Art exhibition opening March 31  Tyler Morning Telegraph

A record number of artists from East Texas high schools will have art on view in Tyler Museum of Art's 15th annual High School Art Exhibition, which opens ...

Big Country couple among finalists for Texas Farm Bureau award

A Stephenville couple who also have a farming operation in Haskell County are among finalists for Outstanding Young Farmer & Rancher.

Pro football: Wilson reacts to signing with 49ers  Palestine Herald Press

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Former Elkhart High School standout Jeffery Wilson wasn't selected during the National Football League draft, which concluded ...

Anderson County man sentenced to probation in manslaughter trial  Palestine Herald Press

Haden Blaine Gray, 19, was sentenced to 10 years probation by an Anderson County jury Friday, after being found guilty of manslaughter earlier in the day for ...

On pro football: In first pro start, Wilson, Jr. fares well  Palestine Herald Press

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Former Elkhart High School running back Jeff Wilson Jr. had his first career start with the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday.

Elkhart softball standout Rucker keeps promise, signs with Mary Hardin-Baylor  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART — In this election year filled with ugly politics Camryn Rucker would probably win if she was old enough to run for public office. The Elkhart softball ...

High school baseball: Eighth-inning squeeze yields Elk victory  Palestine Herald Press

FRANKSTON — The Elkhart High School baseball team found a way to beat District 18-3A rival Frankston on the Indians' own field Tuesday.

Family haunted by the unknown in Lund case  Palestine Herald Press

Beth Lund will never forget the last time she talked to her 19-year-old son Ben Lund — six years ago.

Grapeland powerlifter Riess racks up records, wins region title; Elkhart's Jones also qualifies for state  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART – Grapeland's Cameron Riess had one of the best performances in history for an area boys powerlifter on Friday.

Commentary: Cantrell, Wilson set for Combine; Jacksonville's Newsome was in Super Bowl V  Tyler Morning Telegraph

The confetti had barely fallen to the turf of U.S. Bank Stadium and the first Eagles fan had yet to fall from a light pole when thoughts turned to the.

SHE'S IN THE ARMY NOW: Elkhart track standout Buck signs with West Point  Palestine Herald Press

ELKHART – Being in the Army was not what Ashley Buck anticipated for her collegiate college career, then she went on a campus visit to West Point, New York.

Kerens LadyCats see season end | Sports  Corsicana Daily Sun

ELKHART -- It ended here, in East Texas on a cold, wet, miserable night when everything went wrong for the Kerens girls basketball team in a season where ...

Buck, Billups, Brumley had big-time years  Palestine Herald Press

Ashley Buck. Xavier Billups. T.J. Brumley. What they have in common, besides last names that begin with the letter b, is they concluded their high school careers ...

Buckholts ag teacher charged with official oppression | Crime  Temple Daily Telegram

A Buckholts Independent School District vocational agriculture teacher was arrested Monday morning at his home and charged with official oppression, ...

Longview, Hallsville marching bands earn superior ratings  Longview News-Journal

Longview High School's marching band recently brought home the school's 67th consecutive first division superior rating from a University Interscholastic ...

Scrapbook Memories | Community  Palestine Herald Press

Zabick-Grant Wedding Announcement. Britney Dawn Zabick and Robert “Lane” Grant, both from Elkhart, are to be married on October 11 at Stone Oak Ranch ...

12 vie for title of Dogwood Queen | Local News  Palestine Herald Press

Twelve local girls will vie for the title of the 2010 Dogwood Queen Thursday night, March 11. The winner also will receive a $2000 scholarship.

Rusk softball standout accepts lucrative offer from ETBU  Jacksonville Daily Progress

RUSK — Losing at least three of the five pitchers that were on this year's roster, East Texas Baptist University was in need of pitching help, and they were not.

Thank God for Hope Station: Non-profit spent $1100 in month for emergency shelter  Palestine Herald Press

After I wrote about Kenneth Hicks last month, a reader asked how long I would be on this.

Elk Tracks: TABS, TEAMS, TAAS, TAKS, STAAR/EOC  Palestine Herald Press

Nausea, nail biting, clammy palms, soaring blood pressure,sweaty brows, migraine headaches, chills running down the spine — symptoms of the latest flu bug, ...

Morehead Jr., Bruce  The Eagle

February 20, 1923 – January 16, 2015. Bruce W. Morehead, Jr., 91 of Bryan, beloved father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend, went to be with his Lord ...

Baylor Mourns Death of Former Harp Professor | Media and Public Relations  Baylor University

Mary Kathryn Alexander, an accomplished musician who taught harp and piano at the Baylor University School of Music for more than 20 years, passed away ...

Venturing Scouts receive prestigious awards | Local News  Palestine Herald Press

Five local youths recently were presented with the prestigious Pope PIus XII Award — the highest award given by the Catholic Church to youth registered in the ...

Neel family back in jewelry business | Local News  Palestine Herald Press

Local jeweler Steve Neel can remember plying his trade as far back as his pre-teen days. Being raised in and around the family jewelry business undoubtedly ...

WHS' Jennifer Spilman crowned 2011 Dogwood Queen | Local News  Palestine Herald Press

The stage of the Palestine Civic Center was filled with lovely evening gowns, sparkling eyes of smiling ladies, and skills that ranged from singing to reading to ...

VETERANS DAY 2015: A look at 41 Charlevoix County veterans  The Boyne City Gazette

Allan Potter He was born April 4th, 1920 in Barnard, Charlevoix County, Mich. and attended the Warner Road School completing the 8th grade and his formal.

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