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Reports: No New Fatalities From Thursday’s Mount Pleasant Bus Crash

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The death total from Thursday night's automobile accident on United States Highway 271 near Talco involving a school bus carrying the Mount Pleasant boys track team, an 18-wheeler and a sedan is holding steady at two, according to the latest report from KLTV. Four people remain hospitalized.

In the early morning hours of Friday, the Mount Pleasant Tribune first reported that 30-year-old Mount Pleasant girls assistant coach Angelica Beard was killed while driving a sedan that was following the boys team's bus. The truck driver also died.

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Reports: Mount Pleasant Boys Track Team Involved In Bus Rollover Accident + Girls Coach Angelica Beard Killed In Following Vehicle

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A Mount Pleasant school bus carrying members of the boys track and field team rolled over Thursday evening near Talco in an accident that also involved an 18-wheeler and a third vehicle, according to information provided by the Mount Pleasant Tribune, KLTV, citizens of Titus County, and passers by of the accident.

The Tribune reported at 1:39 a.m. Friday that the accident on United States Highway 271 killed Mount Pleasant girls track assistant coach Angelica Beard and seriously injured six other people. Beard was following the boys bus in a sedan, but the girls track team’s bus was several miles behind the incident.

KLTV reported the 18-wheeler’s driver, Bradley Ray Farmer of Missouri, died as well. The rig drifted into a lane of oncoming traffic, the bus driver avoided a collision but lost control, and the rig collided with the sedan driven by Beard.

The Tribune denoted six people were flown by helicopters to Tyler for treatment. Hospitals nearer to the scene are treating victims as well.

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East Texans Earn Boys TABC All-State + All-Region Honors

Center Octavius Evans drives pass a Argyle defender.
Center's Octavius Evans (right) drives past an Argyle defender during a Class 4A Region II semifinal in Commerce on March 3.

East Texans on Boys TABC All-State Teams
 
CLASS 4A

  • Octavius Evans, G, Sr., Center

CLASS 2A

  • Bryson Barrett, G, Soph., Neches
  • Trai Gardner, G, Jr., Tenaha
  • Josiah Johnson, G, Soph., Bi
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East Texas With 14 Teams in Final TABC Boys Rankings

Mount Pleasant's K.J. Cannon drives for the layup  against Texas High. (ETSN.fm)
Mount Pleasant's K.J. Cannon drives for the layup against Texas High. (ETSN.fm)

East Texas Boys Basketball Teams Ranked By TABC (Feb. 20)
 
CLASS 5A

  • No. 24 Mount Pleasant (24-5)

CLASS 4A

  • No. 6 Center (29-4)

CLASS 3A

  • No. 24 Jefferson (24-7)

CLASS 2A

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Weekly TABC Boys Rankings Include 13 East Texas Teams

Jefferson Grayson Early makes a move inside.
Grayson Early scored a team-best 26 points for Jefferson in Tuesday's win.

East Texas Boys Basketball Teams Ranked By TABC (Feb. 13)
Class 5A

  • No. 24 Mount Pleasant (23-5)

Class 4A

  • No. 6 Center (28-4)

Class 3A

  • No. 24 Jefferson (23-7)
  • No. 25 Mount Vernon (23-1)

Class 2A

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A Dozen East Texas Boys Basketball Teams Ranked By TABC

Center Kyle Parks pulls up for a jump shot.
Center forward Kyle Parks tries to get a shot over Lifestyle Christian's Helios Mayer in a battle of big men.

Boys East Texas Basketball Teams Ranked By TABC (Feb. 6)
 
Class 5A

  • No. 24 Mount Pleasant (22-5)

Class 4A

  • No. 6 Center (26-4)

Class 3A

  • No. 24 Jefferson (21-7)

Class 2A

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ETSN.fm 2016 East Texas Football Super Team: Second Team

Malakoff's Q.T. Barker (1) pulls in a touchdown reception against Yoakum during a Class 3A state semifinal at Royal-Memorial Stadium in Austin, Dec. 9, 2016. (Stephen Spillman, ETSN.fm)
Malakoff's Q.T. Barker (1) pulls in a touchdown reception against Yoakum during a Class 3A state semifinal at Royal-Memorial Stadium in Austin, Dec. 9, 2016. (Stephen Spillman, ETSN.fm)

Here is the second team of the ETSN.fm 2016 East Texas Football Super Team, as voted on by the East Texas Sports Network staff.

The players honored were chosen from the teams ETSN.fm covers, which you can find here on the schools page...

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Friday Basketball Roundup: Mount Pleasant Boys Remain Perfect In District Vs. Texas High + More

Mount Pleasant's K.J. Cannon drives for the layup  against Texas High. (ETSN.fm)
Mount Pleasant's K.J. Cannon drives for the layup against Texas High. (ETSN.fm)

TEXARKANA -- Mount Pleasant inched a little closer to the District 16-5A championship with its 64-52 win Friday at Texas High.

It wasn't as easy as it reads. Mount Pleasant managed to close the game on a 10-2 run through the contest's final 2:17 to avoid the upset.

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East Texas Signees on 2017 National Signing Day

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Here’s a list by school of signees from across the region from Wednesday’s National Signing Day events.

This list comes from submissions from the region’s coaches. If you know of any athletes that signed who aren’t on the list, let us know who they are and we will add them...

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East Texas With 13 Boys Teams Ranked in Latest TABC Polls

Mount Pleasant forward James Moore, who scored a team-best 15 points, celebrates with a Tigers fan in the final seconds of a 52-37 win Friday at Sulphur Springs. (Mike Graham, ETSN.fm)
Mount Pleasant forward James Moore, who scored a team-best 15 points, celebrates with a Tigers fan in the final seconds of a 52-37 win Friday at Sulphur Springs. (Mike Graham, ETSN.fm)

Boys East Texas Basketball Teams Ranked By TABC (Jan. 30)
 
CLASS 5A

  • No. 24 Mount Pleasant (20-5)

CLASS 4A

  • No. 6 Center (25-4)

CLASS 3A

  • No. 24 Jefferson (19-7)
  • No. 25 Mount Pleasant Chapel Hill (23-4)

CLASS 2A

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