Tag Archive: football

Oct 02 2015



Longview High School homecoming drew crowds from all over the nation. For instance, Longview High school graduates who played for the LOBOS like Trent Williams, the current offensive tackle for the Washington Redskins and Bobby Taylor who played for the Philadelphia Eagles came home to cheer the Lobos to a sweeping victory of 61 to …

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Sep 18 2015

Tailgate Party Slated


ETR Staff Report The 2015 high school football season will kick off with a roaring Green Out tailgate party on September 25 in the Longview High School (LHS) breezeway. Beginning at 5:30 p.m. bankers from the local Citizens State Bank will be grilling hamburgers with all the extras for sports fans who turn out in …

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Sep 11 2014

Lobo-ly Green Out

Friday was Green Country Day at Lobo Stadium. Longview Independent School District (LISD) Foundation Executive Director Kay Ray was plumb tickled. The Lobo Green Out was a success. In fact, the Foundation ran out of most sizes even before the Longview Lobos/John Tyler Lions game kicked off. By Thursday afternoon, only a few of the largest sizes …

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Dec 12 2013

Lobo lock with Horns

Zaycoven Henderson and Longview ISD Athletic Director/head coach for the Lobo football team John King   Monday was the day Zaycoven Henderson broke the suspense as to his college destination by signing a national letter of intent to attend and play football for the University of Texas at Austin (UTA.) He is soon to graduate …

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Oct 23 2013

Washington’s “R” Word:The football team of the nation’s capital region needs a new name that’s not a racial slur

On a recent Sunday, as Dallas and Washington revived their annual NFL football rivalry, they also landed in the middle of an escalating fight over the Washington football team’s name. As part of its “Change the Mascot” campaign, the Oneida Indian Nation is running radio ads in Dallas and the other cities where the Washington …

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Jul 25 2013

A big season for falling stars: Paula Deen and Aaron Hernandez are suffering fates of their own making.

Reversals of fortune can be breathtaking. One minute, people are riding high, surfing the wave of life. The next, they tip over like capsized canoes. Take Paula Deen. This Typhoid Mary of the obesity epidemic made untold fortunes in becoming the unchallenged champion of southern cooking. Her television shows, books, and restaurants were dedicated to …

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May 15 2012

Our ruinous game

Football fans have a high tolerance for pain — in others — and show little sympathy for the plight of the players who now are seeking redress for their injuries. By Donald Kaul The apparent suicide of Junior Seau, the former NFL superstar linebacker, has again raised the age-old question: “Is playing football dangerous, as …

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May 07 2012

JT’s head coach named

Tyler ISD has announced that John Tyler High School graduate and current Lions Assistant Football Coach Ricklan Holmes will serve as head football coach at John Tyler High School beginning in the 2012-2013 school year.   After graduating from John Tyler in 1998, Coach Holmes went on to play football at Oklahoma State University where …

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