The Huntington Dixie Majors are Texas State Champs and they'll be heading to Mississippi in early August to compete in the Dixie World Series. I had a chance to meet them recently as well as put them to a skills test.
I grew up in a town of about 7,000, and my parents didn't think twice about me going out to ride my bicycle for several hours at a time. I'm saddened to think that my kids, as well as many of my friend's kids never got to realize that open freedom...it's just too dangerous.
Giving back to the community is something very close to our heart at KICKS 105, and when it comes to restaurants stepping up to help individuals and organizations, nobody in East Texas does a better job than Whataburger.
The 2017 UIL Track and Field State Championships in Austin will get underway Thursday evening, May 11th and continue through Saturday, May13th, and Deep East Texas will be well-represented at the meet.
The Angelina Benefit Rodeo wrapped up with a great show Saturday night at the George H. Henderson Jr. Expo Center in Lufkin. It was Tough Enough to Wear Pink night, and sure enough, a little lady in pink led all scorers in the mutton bustin' competition.
90 point rides for mutton busters at the Angelina Benefit Rodeo are starting to become commonplace. Two more rides in the 90s on Friday night brings to six the total number of riders who have eclipse the 90 point mark.