Sports

Mineola Country Club senior scramble

5 days ago
Results from the Mineola Country Club Thursday Senior Scramble 1st Place – Robert Linker, F.G. Hardy, Carlis Yelverton, Larry Jackson, and Carolyn Simmons -11 2nd Place – Steve …

Alba-Golden lands players on all-district squads

Thursday, June 3
The following Alba-Golden student athletes have been named to all-district honors in softball and baseball: Softball PITCHER OF THE YEAR Skyler West 1st TEAM Kayli Covey - …

Jackets and Bulldogs earn post-season honors

Thursday, June 3
Mineola and Quitman were well-represented on this year’s 13-3A all district baseball team. Mineola sophomore hurler Spencer Joyner was tabbed as the Pitcher of the Year. Named to the first …

Quitman volleyball gears up for summer activities

Thursday, June 3
Girl’s coordinator and head volleyball coach Ashlee Lingo has made plans to keep the Quitman Lady Bulldogs busy. Volleyball begins two-a-days Aug. 2. Summer workouts for volleyball will be …

All-conference honors go to Mineola grad

Thursday, June 3
Anna Westberry in action for Texas A&M Texarkana
The Red River Athletic Conference Newcomer of the Year in softball is Mineola graduate Anna Westberry, who pitched for Texas A&M-Texarkana. Westberry was second only to her teammate, pitcher …

Lady Jackets claim 8th place at state golf tournament Tuesday

Thursday, May 13
Mineola sat in 8th place after the first day of the Conference 3A girls state golf championship at ShadowGlen in Manor Monday, shooting a 411 team score.

Kratzmeyer second at state track meet

Thursday, May 13
Abby Kratzmeyer of Mineola was one of two vaulters left at the state track meet in Austin this afternoon and wound up with the silver medal in the pole vault.

Yellowjackets fly to state championship

Thursday, May 13
In the anchor event of the Conference 3A state track meet Thursday night in Austin, Mineola’s Morgan Waggoner took the baton in the 1,600-meter relay just trailing the Canadian runner and sprinted a strong anchor leg to bring home the gold medal.

Alba-Golden loses last two games in bidistrict series with Lindale-Kildare

Thursday, May 13
The Alba-Golden Panthers had their 2020-21 baseball campaign cut short by Linden-Kildare in a three-game series in the initial post-season round of play at Gladewater last week.

Lady Panthers go extra to capture area crown

Thursday, May 13
Who is next to step up for the Lady Panthers? After the bidistrict win over James Bowie saw Sara Hodges and Kylie Kennedy come forward to make huge contributions, it was Rylee Wilcoxson and Kalli Wright with key base hits to lead Alba-Golden against Martin’s Mill.

Lady Panthers’ bats propel Alba-Golden to bidistrict win

Thursday, May 6

Kratzmeyer returns to state meet

Thursday, May 6

Friday night ballgames

Friday, April 30

Bulldogs hold off Winona, fall to Harmony

Wednesday, April 28

Mt. Vernon rolls past Lady Jackets

Wednesday, April 28

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

other news

In search of smiles, Pierce repairs bicycles in need of love and care

Wednesday, May 26
Robert Pierce, who lives north of Mineola, has been fixing up older or damaged bikes and donating them to children who could use them for almost a decade.

Lankford sworn in as Mineola mayor

Wednesday, May 26
Monday’s city council meeting in Mineola marked a changing of the guard. The mayor’s gavel was passed to Jayne Lankford as Kevin White stepped aside after four years.

Quitman bids adieu to ‘21 graduates

Wednesday, May 26
A full capacity crowd at Delbert Ballard Memorial Gym was on hand to honor the 76-member Quitman High School 2021 graduating class. The ceremony was moved indoors due to inclement weather Friday.

MHS moves into gym for graduation

Wednesday, May 26
In his welcome, Principal Mike Sorenson, in his first year to helm MHS after also having these students as their middle school principal, noted the 116 “amazing young men and women,” saying “It’s been a fun ride.”

Alba-Golden celebrates Class of 2021

Wednesday, May 26
The capacity of the Sulphur Springs Civic Center is 1,500 people.  The Alba-Golden community very nearly filled it for the commencement exercises of the Alba-Golden High School class of 2021 Friday.