AUSTIN — The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission adopted multiple changes to the freshwater fishing regulations for the upcoming 2021-2022 season.
LUMBERTON — A former Kountze High volleyball standout will return to Hardin County after being named the new head volleyball coach at Lumberton High School last week.
LUMBERTON — Four Lumberton High seniors signed to continue their academic and athletic careers during a signing celebration at the Lumberton ISD Performing Arts Center on May 5.
AUSTIN — Evadale freshman Whitley Carter placed second in the Class 2A girls’ long jump at the 2021 UIL State Track and Field Championship on May 7 at Mike Myers Stadium on the University of Texas campus.
NEW CANEY — The Evadale Rebels blew out the Somerville Yeguas in a best-of-3 series to clinch the Class 2A bi-district title on May 7 at Adam Dunn Field at New Caney High School.
ANAHUAC — The Livingston Lions won the best-of-3 series and eliminated the Silsbee Tigers from the Class 4A playoffs with wins on May 7 and 8 at Anahuac High School.
OMAHA, Neb. — Kountze native Cody Teel finished fifth at the 2021 Professional Bull Riders’ Unleash The Beast event as part of the PBR World Championship
HUNTSVILLE — Reese Watkins of Lumberton placed 34th overall at the Class 4A Region 3 Girls’ Golf Tournament on April 21 and 22 at Raven Nest Golf Club.
SILSBEE — Senior Emily Williamson of Silsbee High School was named as one of two scholarship winners from the Athletic Trainers of the Golden Triangle (ATGT).
Several area high school soccer players were recognized by the Texas Association of Soccer Coaches (TASCO) recently.