News Herald football preview Wednesday

The Kilgore News Herald will publish its annual football preview on Wednesday, August 28.

The focus, of course, is primarily local, featuring stories, pictures, schedules and analysis on Kilgore High School, Kilgore College, Sabine High School, West Rusk High School, Overton High School and Leverett’s Chapel. There will be special covers featuring both Kilgore and Kilgore College, as well as the annual college football and National Football League prediction pages. Pick it up in the rack Wednesday, or at your local convenience store. This year, the preview is 20 pages.


Kilgore chamber tournament Sept. 13

The annual Kilgore Chamber of Commerce golf tournament will be played Friday, Sept. 13, at Tempest Golf Club, just off Highway 135.

The format is four-person scramble, a $500 entry fee per team that includes cart and green fees for the four, and brunch. There are also sponsorships available. For more information, contact the chamber at (903) 984-5022.

Rahab’s benefit tourney Sept. 20 at Tempest

There will be a benefit golf tournament for Rahab’s Retreat and Ranch on Friday, Sept. 20, at Tempest Golf Club..

The tournament is a four-player scramble, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Registration is $150 per player, and includes two mulligans. The fee includes the golf and cart fees, a meal, entry into the long drive contest, and four closest to the pin prizes. Those who don’t enter with a team will be paired with others who enter as singles.

For more information or to enter, call (903) 218-4985, or e-mail


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