Sports
  • Bonham's Austin Zimmerman dives in for six points in the first phase of the scrimmage Thursday, but Pottsboro came out ahead in the "live" portion of the scrimmage.
  • Melissa traveled to Gainesville today to participate in the North Texas Central College Invitational. We finished third in pool play and will face Anna Saturday at 8:00 a.m. The Lady Cardinals are now 8-3 for the season.
  • The Lindsay Lady Knights improved to 8-3 with wins over Pottsboro, Iowa Park, and Aubrey in pool play at the NCTC Volleyball Tournament. Lindsay (8-3) will host Bowie on Friday and then the Lady Knights face Bowie again, this time in the NCTC Championship bracket on Saturday.
  • The Whitesboro Lady Cats defeated Godley and Anna, but dropped a tough two-game decision to Celina in pool play for the NCTC Tournament.
  • Tess Maune recently caught her personal best noodling record of 52 pounds.
  • White River -- Sportsmanís White River Resort (870-453-2424) said the water is clear and low in the mornings and high in the afternoons. On low water, fish pink Power Worms, and Power Bait. On high water, switch to small Rattling Rogues and Rapalas for a chance at a good brown trout.
  • Bonham senior Madeline Dolberry finished with 14 kills in the Lady Warriors' win over Gainesville. Friday, Clarksville will visit Bonham. There will not be a freshman game. Also, the game times have changed. The JV will now play first starting at 5:00 p.m. and the varsity will follow the JV starting around 6:00 p.m. photo by Allen Rich
  • Bonham Warriors travel to Pottsboro for scrimmage Aug. 21
    The Bonham varsity and JV football scrimmages scheduled for Thursday, August 21 have been moved to Pottsboro. The JV scrimmage will begin at 6:00 p.m. and the varsity at approximately 7:00 p.m.
  • Bonham junior Erika Porter had a match-high 16 kills as the Lady Warriors defeated Gainesville, 3-0.
  • Melissa senior Connar Newberry recorded a match-high 16 kills as the Lady Cardinals hosted Gunter in their home opener and posted a 3-1 win.
  • Courtney McCloney collected 10 kills and three blocks as the Commerce Lady Tigers put away Wills Point in straight sets Tuesday night.
  • The Lindsay Lady Knights improved their record to 5-3 with wins over Denton Calvary and Paradise.
  • Kristen McCanlies had a double-double with a dozen kills and 14 assists as the Whitesboro Lady Cats evened their record at 4-4 with a four-game win over Tioga.
  • Savoy beat Red River, 25-19, in the opening set, but the Rattlers rallied to win the next three sets, 25-7, 25-14 and 25-12.
  • Gene Hines caught two really nice bass at Sooner Lake; each weighed in at over 8 lbs.
  • Fans of the Bonham Lady Warriors (2-2) will want to fill Leonard Gerner Gymnasium Tuesday night when the Lady Warriors host the Gainesville Lady Leopards for Bonham's home opener.
  • A Savoy hitter tries to get past a Leonard defender.
  • Bonham Senior Madeline Dolberry collects a kill in Silver Bracket action Saturday at the 2014 Collin County Spike Fest.
  • The Commerce Lady Tigers battle Celina during the 2014 Collin County Spike Fest. Commerce beat Celina to win the consolation bracket of the 2014 Collin County Spike Fest.
  • This vintage electric sausage grinder belonged to one of Lukeís dearest friends, the late Bob Hood. The old grinder, probably made back in the 1940s, still works as good as new. photo by Luke Clayton