Rusk 3, Nacogdoches 0: NACOGDOCHES —Rusk's Lady Eagles ran their record to 5-2 by stomping Nacogdoches 3-1 on Tuesday evening in Dragon Coliseum. Set scores were 25-13, 17-25, 25-22, 25-13. Last Friday the Lady Eagles put Lufkin away in three sets in a non-district match that took place in Rusk. Match scores were 25-17, 25-12, 26-24. Offensive leaders for Rusk included Grace Young and Jamyah Anderson. The Lady Eagles will be playing in the Athens Tournament (Thur. and Sat.).

As Jacksonville head football coach Wayne Coleman reminded his Fightin' Indians at the start of Wednesday's practice session, Day 3 of fall training camp is historically not known for being a banner session.

OKLAHOMA CITY — Tim Tadlock and Chris Beard, two of Texas Tech’s most popular athletic figures, shared an enlightening moment earlier this month when detailing the stark contrast between the draft process in their respective sports.

The University of Texas and Texas Christian University are welcoming two Houston-area football programs onto their campuses this week as nearly unprecedented storms continue to pound southeast Texas.

This Week's Circulars

Obituaries

Funeral services for Phebie William Lusk, who died Aug. 18 in Palestine will be held 10 a.m. Saturday at New Sweet Oak Baptist Church in Centerville. Burial will follow in Hopewell Cemetery. Viewing will be Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Emanuel Funeral Home of Palestine. Emanuel Funeral H…

Funeral services for Kermith Randal Griffin, who died Aug. 14 in Crockett will be held 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Luke's Baptist Church of Crockett. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery. Viewing will be Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Emanuel Funeral Home of Crockett. Emanuel Funeral Hom…

Funeral services for Johnnie Leon Dean, who died Aug. 17 in Tyler will be held 1 p.m. Sunday at the chapel at Emanuel Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Dallas National Cemetery. Viewing will be Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Emanuel Funeral Home of Palestine. Emanuel Funeral Home of Pale…

Funeral services for Sandra Kay Ewell, who died Aug. 24 in Tyler will be held 2 p.m. Saturday at the Antioch Church in Palestine. Burial will follow in Mason Cemetery. Viewing will be Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Emanuel Funeral Home of Palestine. Emanuel Funeral Home of Palestine will h…