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Night fishing a recent bright spot

The southwest wind raised its ugly head again Wednesday, and, with velocities approaching 20 knots, there was not much going on in the way …

State of the sports series: Texas City ISD optimistic after up-and-down year

It was a bit of an up-and-down 2018-19 school year for Texas City ISD athletics, but the future looks bright, athletic director Leland Surovik said.

How do you measure up

In every sport, many types of measurements are required to produce the best outcome.

Weather was kind to offshore trips

Tuesday turned out to be that window of fishing opportunity that was in the forecast. While winds were light, the heat index during the aft…

State of the sports series: Hard work helps Dickinson find steady success

Seven years ago, Dickinson ISD’s then-new athletic director John Snelson was tasked with overseeing a department that was changing more than its leadership.

AP Sports

Lawsuit alleges Carrie Underwood copied 'Game On' NFL intro

NEW YORK (AP) — A songwriting team sued country singer Carrie Underwood, the NFL and NBC Wednesday, saying they stole a song and "slightly …

Coats' double leads Durham to 3-2 win over Pawtucket

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) -- Jason Coats hit a run-scoring double in the sixth inning, leading the Durham Bulls to a 3-2 win over the Pawtucket …

Santos' homer leads Pulaski to 5-1 win over Johnson City

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) -- Luis Santos hit a two-run homer in the fifth inning, leading the Pulaski Yankees to a 5-1 win over the Johnson …

Reyes' 3-run homer lifts Padres to 8-7 win vs Brewers

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Franmil Reyes hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in the seventh and Eric Hosmer added a two-run shot for the San Diego Padres…

Police chief: Player was laughing and joking, then collapsed

AMITE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana high school sophomore has died after a football practice held late to avoid summer heat.

Press isn't dwelling on past miss against Sweden

LE HAVRE, France (AP) — A devastating missed penalty kick by Christen Press in a loss at the Olympics could have been the lowest point of h…

Bassitt, Phegley lead A's to 8-3 win, O's lose 8th in row

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Chris Bassitt took a no-hitter into the sixth inning and won for the first time in more than three weeks as the Oakl…

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