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Lake View's Briones saves best for last at area meet

Recap of San Angelo Lake View's showing at the Districts 3/4-5A Area Track and Field Meet in Lubbock on Thursday,...

Eldorado doubles team breaks through to state

Recap of the Region I-2A Tennis Tournament in Odessa on April 19, 2018.

Irion County names new head football coach

The Irion County Independent School District board of trustees has found its next football coach, one whose father also...

YFZ Ranch Residents Left Mark on San Angelo

Along with private housing, FLDS church members worked on San Angelo schools, city and county contracts. While...

Wall ISD arms staff to protect students in school

In 2015, Wall ISD initiated plans to arm staff to protect students in school.

Ballinger ISD arms staff to confront active shooter events

Ballinger ISD superintendent Jeff Butts said he has not heard of a better way to confront active shooter events.

Miles ISD uses drills to 'not make ourselves victims'

Miles ISD armed its staff as a means to prevent a school shooting incident similar to incidents at Sandy Hook or...

Bronte sends first girls to state tennis tournament

Recap of the Region II-1A Tennis Tournament held at Bentwood Country Club in San Angelo on Thursday, April 19, 2018.

Region II-1A Tennis Tournament, April 19, 2018

Bronte duo has shot at regional championship double

Bronte girls doubles team has shot at second regional championship in same school year; Sterling City and Garden City...

Lake View, Central and loads of 1A competitors head to area-round track meets

Lake View heads to Lubbock Thursday, Central travels to El Paso Friday while 1A competitors vie for ticket to San...

Ballinger hires veteran coach with more than 500 wins

Ballinger High School has found a new girls basketball coach, and his name should be a familiar one to West Texas fans.

Mason, Junction, Rocksprings send athletes to regional track

Results from Area Track and Field Meets for Mason, Junction and Rocksprings

Sonora's Cahill clears 11-6, advances to regional in pole vault

Recap of Districts 3/4-3A Area Meet Tuesday from Wink

SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: Updates on Central, Lake View and area teams

Updates on San Angelo Central, San Angelo Lake View and Area Teams Softball 2018

Irion County girls duo inks college scholarship letters

Irion County's Macy McNutt and Hadley Miller signed to continue their athletic careers at the collegiate level...

No. 13 Wall, wind too much for No. 18 Reagan County

With first place in District 4-3A on the line, the Wall High School baseball team and some wild winds overwhelmed...

Reagan County at Wall baseball Monday, April 16, 2018

Ozona's Esparza qualifies for fourth regional meet

Ozona pole vaulter makes regional meet for fourth time in career; Miles, Irion County, Christoval and Winters athletes...

Lady Cats gymnasts extend regional streak

The San Angelo Central High School girls team won a 17th straight regional gymnastics team title in Odessa on Saturday.

Mendoza, Torres lead Lake View tennis at district tourney

Lake View High School report from District 4-5A Tennis Tournament

BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Updates on Bobcats, Chiefs and area teams

Updates on baseball action for Central and Lake View in 2018

Lake View sophomore named 4-5A goalkeeper of year

Lake View's Jacqui Ortiz named goalkeeper of year as District 4-5A all-district girls soccer team announced; two...

Randy Allen decides to unretire, returns to Highland Park for 20th season

Former Ballinger coach Randy Allen's retirement lasted 19 days before he decided he wasn't finished

Lady Cats sending message at regional gym meet

The San Angelo Central High School girls are in first place after the first day of the Region III Gymnastics...

Wall rallies past Ballinger to win District 4-3A title

The Wall High School softball team used a big comeback against Ballinger to earn the District 4-3A title on Friday,...

DUANE HELWEG: Lake View has basketball tradition worth remembering

Local author and unofficial Lake View historian Duane Helweg chronicles the Chiefs' humble beginnings and...

Ballinger at Wall softball April 13, 2018

Slaughter heads Lake View Athletic Hall of Fame inductees

Coach Jim Slaughter is among class of 2018 inductees into Lake View Athletic Hall of Fame along with 1994 football...

TRACK BESTS: Local and Area High School Track and Field Rankings as of 4/7/2018

Unofficial listing of best performances by high school track and field competitors in the San Angelo Standard-Times...

Lake View honors 2018 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees

Former coach Jim Slaughter, 1994 football team and others honored Saturday, April 14, at Lake View High School by being...

Bobcats swimmer Brown awaits new challenges

San Angelo Central High School swimmer Ryan Brown signed with Henderson State University in Arkansas on Wednesday.

Around the Track: Past success doesn't guarantee the future, so savor the moments

Past success doesn't guarantee future success so athletes should always savor the big moments; local teams head to...

No surprise Brent Davis was finalist for Southlake Carroll job

Sports editor Paul Harris discusses the rising star of San Angelo Central football coach Brent Davis, who was recently...

Donor gives $125,000 toward Christoval baseball project

A San Angelo resident has made a generous donation to help Christoval fund a permanent home for its Little League and...

Christoval takes big step to realizing baseball dreams

A local donor gets Christoval High School 25 percent of the way toward realizing the dream of having baseball and...

Central, Lake View football schedules released

The 2018 football schedules are official for San Angelo's two largest high schools.

Brady Bulldogs sweep District 6-3A team track and field titles

Bulldogs win boys title with 175 points and girls title with 183 points; Coleman girls take second overall

Ozona boys, Christoval girls claim 7-2A track titles; returning state qualifiers move on

Ozona, Christoval win team titles at 7-2A track meet while 2017 state qualifiers from Miles, Irion County advance

Wall, Ballinger set for district-title showdown

Sports editor Paul Harris previews a couple of the top upcoming high school baseball and softball matchups in West...

CHS mixed doubles team takes 3rd at district

The San Angelo Central High School mixed doubles team of Luke Sawyer and Natalie Pfluger took third at the District...

Sonora boys, Wall girls win team 4-3A team track titles

Wall hosted the District 4-3A Track and Field Championships Friday

Eden, Paint Rock good as gold at District 16-1A track meet

Results from the District 16-1A Track and Field Championships in Menard on Friday, April 6, 2018.

Warriors' Kevin Durant, Shaun Livingston suffer ankle injuries in Game 3 win

Kevin Durant and Shaun Livingston both suffered ankle injuries in the fourth quarter of the Warriors' win over the...

76ers' Joel Embiid warns Justise Winslow, Heat: 'I'm going to be a nightmare'

Joel Embiid made his much-anticipated playoff debut on Thursday, leading the 76ers to a Game 3 win in Miami.

Why Justise Winslow did not get a technical foul for stepping on Joel Embiid's mask

Ex-NBA referee Danny Crawford says there's nothing in the officiating casebook that would trigger an automatic...

Eagles to host Falcons in NFL regular-season opener as Super Bowl title defense begins

Philadelphia won't have a Super Bowl rematch on its schedule, but there are plenty of notable clashes on the...

NBA star Jimmy Butler pays up — and then some — after fan charges $20 for fantasy league

Relax, Minnesota Timberwolves fans who are downtrodden about your team’s 2-0 deficit against the Houston Rockets. We h...

NFL revenge games 2018: 49ers CB Richard Sherman's reunion with Seahawks tops slate

Richard Sherman's arrival in San Francisco should help heat up the rivalry with the Seahawks, and that's just...

Central soccer vs. Waco Midway, March 13, 2018

Central softball vs. Killeen High, March 12, 2018

Bobcats ace golfer Smith makes final home appearance, March 9, 2018

Central baseball vs. Midland High, March 6, 2018

Central gymnastics home finale, March 1, 2018

Want to see Texas wildflowers and bluebonnets? Check out these routes

Here are some of the best wildflower sightseeing spots, according to former Standard-Times reporter Rick Smith.

Benefits of going digital with the Standard-Times

As journalism follows its readers and shifts to new mediums, you can play a vital role in supporting your hometown...

Are you being followed while driving? Remember these important safety tips

Drivers who believe they might be in danger of being stalked by someone else on the road are encouraged to do the...

GoSanAngelo's new look, icon strengthen local, network ties

General Rainz has taken on a lot of looks since he first appeared on the front page of the San Angelo...