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Official: 27 dead in Conn. school shooting
A gunman opened fire inside a Connecticut elementary school Friday in a shooting that left 27 people dead, including 18 children, an official said.
BREAKING NEWS: Josh Hamilton agrees to contract with Los Angeles Angels
Numerous media outlets are reporting that centerfielder Josh Hamitlon, a mainstay in the Texas Rangers' lineup during the club's return to promience, has agreed to a five-year contract with the Los Angeles Angels.
Anderson County Commissioners order 90-day burn ban
Due to reduced rainfall, increasing frost and winter winds, Anderson County commissioners ordered a burn ban for Anderson County during their regular meeting Monday.
H.S. Girls' Basketball: Westwood falls to Athens to open GETSO
The Westwood Lady Panthers opened the Great East Texas Shootout with a 51-39 loss to the Athens Lady Hornets Thursday.
H.S. Football: Abbott runs by Oakwood into state semifinals
Damiyne Durham came diving in from the offense’s left side, hoping to get a piece of the kick from Abbott’s Cade Ramsey.
All Durham got was a helmet directly into his knee after running into the holder, and as the Oakwood star quarterback and defender lay writhing on Blackcat Field in pain, the dream season that the Panthers had hoped for all year slowly slipped away.
One Elkhart teen killed, one injured in wreck
A 17-year-old Elkhart teenager was killed and another injured in a one-vehicle wreck early Saturday morning near Elkhart.
Texas Department of Public Safety officials said Cheyenne Elizabeth Franklin, 17, of Elkhart was killed when the pickup she was a passenger in left the roadway and overturned on Anderson County Road 2101. Injured in the wreck was Jeffrey Wilson, 17, of Elkhart.
H.S. Volleyball State Tournament: Cayuga draws Carmine in 1st round
The University Interscholastic League announced the matchups for the 2012 state volleyball tournament Sunday, and Cayuga will take on Round-Top Carmine in the second Class 1A semifinal.
That match will be at 11 a.m., and will follow the first 1A semifinal between Jewett Leon and Wink.
H.S. Volleyball: Huge comeback puts Cayuga back into state tournament
For the third-straight season, the Cayuga volleyball team will represent Region II at the Class 1A state volleyball tournament.
To get there this year, it took a massive Ladycat comeback.
H.S. Cross Country: McNeill turns in top-50 finish at state meet
Cayuga runner Matthew McNeill turned in the best finish of any local runner at the state cross country meet Saturday in Round Rock.
McNeill finished 49th in the race at Old Settlers’ Park, finishing the course in 18 minutes, 41 seconds.
H.S. Football: Palestine drops heartbreaker to Fairfield in OT
The Palestine football team’s regular season ended just like it started, with a gut-wrenching overtime loss.
The Wildcats fell to Fairfield, 60-59, in overtime here at Eagle Stadium Friday, conceding the District 19-3A title to their rivals.
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