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Nevada Mining Association’s Tire Gray relishes role as first black president

Tire Gray didn’t grow up dreaming of becoming the head of a mining trade association. Teaching, he thought, was his calling. “I studied education in college and taught at a high-risk school in San Diego where the school population was 92 percent minority,” said Gray, who is 40. “And at the age of 20, I […]

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Texas Sports Writers Association Class 4A High School Football Team 2020-21

BRYAN – Lindale running back Jordan Jenkins and Carthage defensive back Brandon King are the Players of the Year for the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 4A football team. Jenkins rushed for 3,044 yards with 51 touchdowns to lead Lindale to the Division I title game. He also had 24 receptions for 211 yards and […]

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2020-21 Texas Sports Writers Association Class 3A All-State High School Football Team

BRYAN – Hallettsville running back Jonathon Brooks and Canadian linebacker Ethan Jackson are the players of the year on the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 3A football team. Brooks, who signed with the University of Texas, ran 3,530 yards with 62 touchdowns for the Division I runner-up. He also had 17 receptions for 319 yards […]

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Texas Sports Writers Association Class 2A High School Football Team 2020-21

BRYAN – Mart Roddrell Freeman quarterback and Shiner defensive lineman Doug Brooks are the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 2A Football Team of the Year. Freeman ran for 1,758 yards with 31 touchdowns and added 1,449 extra yards with 16 touchdowns as he led the Panthers to the Division II State Championship game. Brooks made […]

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Alabama Coal Association Announces Expansion and Rebranding

Following a vote by its members, the Alabama Coal Association announced this week its expansion and renaming to the Alabama Mining Association. AMA’s formation includes a new digital identity and website, accessible here. AMA’s mission is to promote the safe and sustainable mining of natural resources that strengthens our infrastructure and grows our economy for […]