Lessons from labor

In 1892, the workers of the Central Labor Union in New York City held a holiday to celebrate the American worker. The idea spread across the country and now, for over a century, the first Monday in September has been a time when Americans look back with pride in jobs well done.

Fuel spill shuts down U.S. 75 Sunday evening

According to the Howe Police Department, a diesel spill shut down a portion of southbound US Highway 75 Sunday night. According to the agency’s Facebook page, the spill occurred near Farmington Road at approximately 9 p.m.


Second-half goals lift ’Roos by ETBU

Mandi Sherwood scored her second goal in as many days to open the season and Myranda Baumgartner added a late tally as the Austin College women’s soccer team topped East Texas Baptist, 2-0, on Sunday afternoon.

Grand opening: Overtime FG enough for Yellow Jackets in new stadium

The overtime period was about to come to an end and Frisco Liberty was yards away from the victory. The Redhawks knew the situation — a touchdown would win it for the visiting team at Denison’s brand-new home — but at worst a chip shot field goal would extend the game.

S&S holds off Callisburg

SADLER — It was hard to tell which was shinier Friday night — S&S Consolidated’s new home bleachers, or sophomore quarterback Devin Orr.

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