Brenda Adhaimbo scored 22 points and Meagan Wilson added 20 to help spark Lon Morris College to a 79-70 win over Tyler Junior College in semi-final action of the Region XIV Championship Tournament Sunday afternoon. The Lady Bearcats (18-13) will face the tourney's top seed, Trinity Valley Community College, at 5:30 p.m. tonight at the Herrington Patriot Center on the campus of UT-Tyler n the finals of the event. The winner of that game will represent the conference in the NJCAA Championship Tournament in Salina, Kan. later this month. Tonight's game will be LMC's first title game appearence since 2005. In Region XIV men's action, an ice-cold shooting night prevented the Jacksonville College Jaguars from advancing into the men's final as the Jags lost 55-51 to Lamar State-Port Arthur on Sunday evening. JC (24-8) shot just 25.9-percent (21-of-81) from the field in the game. Javae Gilchrist closed out his career in a JC uniform by scoring a game-high 13 points. Lamar State. will face top seed San Jacinto at 8 p.m. in the men's championship tilt.
This Week's Circulars
MiMi-Sandra of Fort Worth, born 7 September 1945 in Jacksonville to Joe Selman Gore and Jeffie Gwendolyn (Lazenby) Gore. Preceded by her parents and five siblings. Survived by her husband, daughters, four siblings, nieces and nephews.
Aubrey 'Skip' Evans passed away May 29, 2021. Memorial services will be June 29, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at Flint Community Church formerly known as Flint Church Of The Nazarene, 11019 County Rd 174, Bullard, TX 75757
Wilbur Thomas (W.T.) Chandler, 75, passed away on Sunday, May 30,2021 in Jacksonville. Private family graveside will be held in Griffin Cemetery in Cherokee County. Arrangements by Autry Funeral Home.
- Cherokee County arrests
- 180 customers in Cherokee County without electricity
- Vaccination rates disappoint potential visitor to Jacksonville
- Single car accident downs utility pole
- Central Cherokee County escapes major damage from morning storms
- The Suffering Servant Can Be Trusted
- Rusk to play for state championship after 6-3 win over Sinton
- Jacksonville to be proclaimed Tomatoville
- Football: Former Rusk standout McGowan named MVP of FCA All-Star game
- Rusk and Sinton to meet in state semi-final Wed. afternoon