Henderson Lion Swimmer, Mark Eberhard, competed in the USA Louisiana, Mississippi and East Texas Swim Meet held in Shreveport December 4th and 5th.  Mark competed in seven events where his best finish was 1st Place in the 200 yard Breaststroke, breaking the course record of 2:13.06 by ten se…

PRICE - Carlisle’s Aaron Gallegos was named the Special Team Player of the Year and five other Indians achieved first team status on the All District team for 9-2A. Five more Indians were selected to the second team and another five were honorable mention.

The Henderson Lady Lions, who have had a rough beginning to their basketball season this year, took on the Center Lady Roughriders over this past weekend. On Saturday, early afternoon, the Lions hosted the game in their home court. 

Lady Mustangs hailing from Overton took on the Bloomburg Wildcats last Friday, at 5 p.m. in the Wildcats’ home court. The game was a harsh match-up, with the Wildcats coming in with an overall record of 9-2. The game was called with the Lady Mustangs taking another loss for their season, 16-44.

The Carlisle boys basketball team had their first game against the Martinsville Pirate this past Tuesday afternoon. The game was hosted by the Pirates on their home court. The Indians regrettably lost the game, 63-70. 

Eagles fall to Lobos this past Tuesday afternoon at Tatum’s home court. This was the kick-off game for the Tatum Eagles basketball season, but unfortunately, the Eagles lost in a close match-up against the formidable Longview Lobos.

The Henderson Lady Lions varsity basketball team had a stellar game this past Tuesday against the Carthage Bulldogs team in the Bulldogs’ home court. The rivalry surrounding the two schools goes back ages and runs deep in the hearts of the proud Lions. Unfortunately, the Lady Lions lost thei…

Lions take down the Marshall Mavericks in one fell swoop this past Tuesday afternoon. The Henderson Lions Boys varsity basketball team traveled to Marshall, Tx for their first game of December. The game was hosted on the Maverick’s home court at 5 p.m. 

The 2020 9 3A Division 2 All-District Team list was released this week after the West Rusk Raiders lost their game last Friday and are no longer participating in the playoffs. This list includes the selected players from West Rusk that made it past the district judges. 

In a nerve-wracking and teeth grinding game last Friday afternoon, the West Rusk Raiders had their final game of the season on the Hallsville stadium field. The Raiders were set to play their third game of the playoffs, in the Regional bracket of the 2020 State Football Championships 3A D2. …

The Tatum Eagles soccer team will be hosting their tryouts this coming week, on Monday, November 30, until the end of practice Tuesday December 1. These two days are the start of practice for the soccer season, serving as a trial run. 

The Kilgore Bulldogs High School Cross Country team attended the Cross Country State meet Tuesday, November 24, in Round Rock, Tx at Settler’s Park. The run was set to start at 12:30 p.m. The Bulldogs made history that day, placing fifth overall. The coaches and parents were extremely proud …

The Henderson Lion boys are already one foot into the official varsity basketball season, with their first game having been on November 14, against the Whitehouse Wildcats, where the Lions lost 32-39 in a nail-biting game.

The Carlisle Lady Indians varsity basketball team only had one game this past week, on Tuesday, before the Thanksgiving holiday. Their opponents were the All Saints Episcopal Trojans who met the Indians on their home court . The Indians regrettably lost to the Trojans with a 36 point differe…

Tatum’s Lady Eagles varsity basketball started out their season this week, with their first game on Monday, November 23. Their opponent that afternoon were the Marshall Mavericks, in the Mavericks’ home court. The game was handily won by the outstanding Eagle team with a 3 point lead, 52-49.

Sliding into their second win of the season, the Henderson Lady Lions varsity basketball team had taken on the Pine Tree Pirates this past Saturday November 21 in a fierce battle. The Pirates, coming in with 0-2 for the season, were bringing their A-game to the court that day, forgoing any p…

The HSA Fall 2020 Championship team the Henderson Soccer Association’s Arsenal U10;U12 pose for a quick photo opportunity after celebrating their victory. Their Coach Esgar Luna is standing at the very right of the team decorated in gold.

The Overton Lady Mustangs started their ladies' basketball season last week on a rough note. Their first opponent of the season was the Martinsville Pirates in a non-district home game last Tuesday night, where the Mustangs regrettably lost 25-33. 

The Henderson Lady Lions Basketball team won their game last Friday against the mighty Pittsburg Pirates (1-0), bumping up the Lady Lions’ overall to 1-1 before the weekend. The ending score for the night was 66-50, with the Lions taking a sixteen point lead.

The Leverett’s Lions have had an amazing season this year, with an almost perfect record that landed them a spot in the playoffs, where they, unfortunately, met a formidable foe. The Leverett’s Lions were 6-2 for their overall record, with a 2-1 district record, placing them in second for th…

The regular season has ended and the playoffs have officially begun for the West Rusk Raiders. With their last game of the district season being a complete and total victory for the team, the Raiders went into their first playoff game with high hopes and determination.

Though Cross Country Season has ended for the Henderson Lions, there has been an update on their team for their final results from the district meet. The last news from the team includes individual reports and a female runner who was able to make it to the Regional Meet for Henderson.

Mount Enterprise Sophomore Delisha (Dede) Davis qualified for the State Meet in Girls 2A Cross Country.  She finished 10th with a time of 14:03.7 minutes on Tuesday, in Huntsville at the Regional Meet.  She will run at the UIL State Meet at 9:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 24 at Old Settlers Par…

With the end of the regular season coming to a close, the Henderson Lions football team has come to terms with their recent loss which resulted in their elimination from the playoffs this season. The Lions have had a rough season this year, with COVID bringing about disaster in the form of c…

The Henderson Boys Basketball team has their first game of the season this weekend. On Saturday afternoon, the Lions faced off against the Whitehouse Wildcats in a non-district home game. 

The Henderson Ladies Basketball team has officially kicked off their season with their first game against the Hudson Hornets in a non-district home game last Tuesday night. Unfortunately, the Hornets came in looking for a win coming off a previous loss that had bruised their pride. 

Henderson called on host Chapel Hill Friday for a season-ending shot at a playoff berth in 4A-1 Region III District 9. The Lions tied the Bulldogs at 7, 21 and 28 but the latter team gained the upper hand in the closing minutes of the game and Henderson lost 42-28.

PRICE - Dominant in every phase of the game, the Carlisle Indians took no prisoners Friday night in a 42-12 decision over Linden Kildare at Arrowhead Stadium in both teams' regular-season 

 Friday night the Tatum Eagles slammed the Sabine Cardinals 73-17. It was a very physical game. Tatum led 21-7 after one, 38-14 at band time, and 59-17 after three. 

 By the beginning of the third quarter in the West Rusk Raiders versus the Quitman Bulldogs game, it was already clear who the victor of the night was going to be, with a solid lead of 42-0 the Raiders were dominating the opposing team.

In a district clash, the Tatum Eagles (6-1,4-1)  defeated the White Oak Roughnecks (4-2,3-2) 21-7. It was 0-0 after one and 0-0 at the half. It was tied at seven late in the third, but the Eagles scored two unanswered in the fourth for the win. 

The Tatum Lady Eagles (now 24-4) swept the Mineola Lady Jackets in three sets Nov. 2 in the area round of the playoffs in White House, as Abby Sorenson powered the team with 40 assists. 

We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on!