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State tourney
opens Friday
with ceremony
    The Dixie Darlings 8U State Softball Tournament will be held at Coleman Park beginning on Saturday.
    Opening ceremonies for the event will be held at 6 p.m. at the SSHS field on Friday.

    The Hopkins County team will represent District 6. A total of 15 teams will be participating in the tournament.
Their first game is 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
    The teams are from District 1, East Texas and Hemphill, From District 2, Shepherd and Liberty, from District 3, Bullard and Lindale, from District 4, Palestine and Fairfield,  from District 5, Honey Grove and Fannin County, from District 6, Franklin County and Winnsboro, from District 7, Diboll and Tri-Cities.
     Coaches are urged to email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to report results.

Basketball teams play in
of Champions
    The summer basketball Tournament of Champions will be July 25-27 at Mount Vernon.
    The cost is $250 per team for a five-game guarantee.
    Last year the teams played eight games.
    Motels are available in Mount Vernon and Mount Pleasant, call or text Bart at




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