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KEMP – When it comes to pressure situations, Kemp sophomore kicker Tenilee Anthony knows how to handle those opportunities.

Athens coach Zac Harrell knows this week’s contest against the Lindale Eagles will present challenges.

Those of us that have spent a lifetime in the outdoors have undoubtedly witnessed some sights that we didn’t understand. Through the years, I have learned that there is usually rhyme and reason to everything in the natural world.

Not much epitomizes the rogue ways of Mother Nature any better than the vicious circle of life that frequently plays out in the wild. Making a living off the land is a constant fight for survival where guarantees of seeing another tomorrow simply don’t exist.

ATHENS - Water level is three inches high and clear. Water temp in the low 70s.

Like many mature (aka OLD) hunters of my generation, I am sometimes a bit slow on incorporating new ideas into the way I hunt. After all, hunting methods that have worked during the past half century need no improvement; or do they? There is always something new to be learned about any topic…

Here are the Week 6 recaps for the Henderson County area schools for Thursday and Friday night games.

The Athens Hornets freshman and junior varsity teams swept Henderson in subvarsity football action Thursday at Bruce Field.

The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association/Women’s Professional Rodeo Association circuit concluded the 2020 regular season on Sept. 30. At that point, the top 15 in each event advanced to the Dec. 3-12 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo at Globe Life Field in Arlington or the Nov. 6-7 Clem McSp…

ATHENS - Water level is 5 inches high and clear. Water temp in the upper 70s.

ATHENS – The Athens Hornets faced a talented Chapel Hill Bulldogs team Friday in a 37-25 loss at Bruce Field.

Here are the Week 5 recaps for the Henderson County area schools for Friday night.

On a perfect Friday night in East Texas, the Brownsboro Bears and Rusk Eagles battled for 48 minutes. Both teams had key personnel not playing, but the Eagles didn’t disappoint their homecoming crowd with a 28 point first quarter lead. The final score was 49-7.

Athens head coach Zac Harrell heads into the District 9-4A, Division I opener knowing everyone is 0-0 to start the district campaign.

Start time for the Cardinals’ scrimmage against Southern Shreveport has been changed.

I was recently recording “Campfire Talk”, the weekly radio segment that Larry Weishuhn aka.”Mr. Whitetail” and I have produced for the past 11 years. The topic of hunting blinds, aka. ‘deer stands’ came up and we reflected upon just how much ‘deer stands’ have changed since the sixties when …

EUSTACE – The Boneyard was packed Friday night as the Eustace Bulldogs rolled to a Homecoming victory against the Scurry Rosser Wildcats.

The Athens Hornets went perfect during the non-district schedule with a 62-21 victory over the Wills Point Tigers during Homecoming at Bruce Field.

Some of my fondest kid memories date back to the late 1960s when I roamed the woods and pastures of my grandparent’s farm in Collin County near Parker. Summer weekends were spent shagging grasshoppers and fishing in stock tanks, but come fall I always reached for a single-shot Winchester and…

ARLINGTON--When the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo gallops onto Globe Life Field in December, the renowned rodeo will have returned to its Dallas-Fort Worth area birthplace for the first time since 1961. 


Athens head coach Zac Harrell is stressing to his team the importance of getting better this week against Wills Point.

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