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‘Jackets plow Farmers in homecoming

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Dawson Pendergrass upends the Farmersville ball carrier to force a turnover on downs.
The Mineola and Farmersville match-up last Friday gave Mineola fans just about everything they could hope for. The Yellowjackets were on top of their game in a 40-3 homecomng win against the Farmers.

Quitman lead disappears after the half

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Quitman running back Elisio Turcois fights his way for yardage against Union  Grove.
Was it the full moon, or the specter of Friday the 13th looming over Bud Moody Stadium? For the second week in a row, the Quitman Bulldogs dominated their opponents in the first half only to fall victim in the second half in their 33-20 loss to Union Grove Friday night.

Lady Bulldogs victorious in five games

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Celebrating a point scored for Quitman against Lone Oak were (left to right) Ava Burroughs (14), Lucy Brannon (13), Jentri Jackson (2) and Shelby Hayes (7).
It may have taken five games, but the Quitman Lady Bulldogs used a 15-9 fifth game to finally subdue Lone Oak in Friday’s District 12-3A volleyball opener.
Lady Panther Crimson Bryant keeps the ball alive in action against Edgewood.

Edgewood too much for Alba-Golden

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The Edgewood Lady Bulldogs might just be the 2019 District 12-3A volleyball favorites. They came to Alba-Golden last Friday and made short work of the Lady Panthers.

Second half proves difference in A-G loss to Honey Grove

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Alba-Golden’s Glen Hartley fights to gain the corner in action against Honey Grove.
The first half of Alba-Golden’s homecoming game against the Honey Grove Warriors was a classic defensive struggle. The teams went to the break with the Warriors leading 8-0. The second half became a torrent of Honey Grove offensive production, and the Panthers suffered a 36-0 loss.

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Lovely Wright is crowned Minoela 2019 homecoming queen by last year’s queen, Lena Hughes, as Wright’s escort, youth Pastor Kendall Banks looks on prior to Friday’s football game with Farmersville (which the Yellowjackets won handily).

The Wright stuff

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Senior Lovely Wright was crowned Mineola’s 2019 homecoming queen in pregame ceremonies Friday at Meredith Memorial Stadium. See photos from the parade and coverage of the game.

Hughes to chair state committee

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State Sen. Bryan Hughes of Mineola has been appointed chairman of the State Affairs Committee for the Texas Senate Oct. 1.

MISD board debates region CTE hub future

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The future of career and technical education (CTE) in Mineola ISD – and throughout the region – drew lengthy discussion at Monday’s  Mineola School Board meeting.