• DOROTHY BURNS - 09/05/2014 03:26 PM CDT
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    (TOMMY BROWN/ALVARADO STAR)
    2014 | A LOOK BACK AT THE TOP 5 SPORTS STORIES IN ALVARADOWhite wins national, state powerlifting titles

    12/30/2014 11:24 AM CST
    A week after winning a state championship, Alvarado senior Seth White, left, added a national championship to his resume at the NASA Powerlifting Association meet in Oklahoma on the final weekend of March. 
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    Alvarado's Myers, Wallace nab superlative honors
    12/10/2014 11:18 AM CST - Alvarado's volleyball team, which qualified for the playoffs for the third straight year, garnered nine Lady Indians spots on the District 7-4A volleyball team. Full Story

    Alvarado's Domangue takes silver
    11/21/2014 11:50 AM CST - Alvarado junior Dustin Domangue capped an amazing season Nov. 8 at Round Rocks’ Old Settlers Park by finishing second at the UIL Class UIL state cross country championships. Full Story

    Wolves prove too much for Indians
    11/21/2014 11:29 AM CST - Going into Friday's Class 4A Division I Region I bi-district playoff game, Alvarado football coach Jeff Dixon knew his team was going to have to score a lot of points to keep up with Carrollton Ranchview. Full Story

    JV Indians beat Lake Worth, win district
    11/10/2014 03:20 PM CST - The Alvarado Indian JV football team traveled to Lake Worth last Thursday night and took the district title with a 47-16 win at Bullfrog Stadium. Full Story

    Alvarado s Domangue, Curry and Garcia qualifiy for state
    11/05/2014 01:07 PM CST - Although certain expectations weren’t met Friday at the Class 4A Region I cross championships in Lubbock, Alvarado still will have a presence at the state championships Friday. Full Story

    Alvarado tennis advances to regionals for the first time
    11/05/2014 01:05 PM CST - Competing in team tennis for the first time in almost 10 years, the Alvarado tennis team advanced to area by winning district, then last week cruised through Dallas Pinkston and Godley on its way to the regional team tennis tournament for the first time. Full Story

    Indians upset bid comes up short
    11/05/2014 01:01 PM CST - Even down 23-7 at halftime, Alvarado coach Jeff Dixon had faith in his team and the Indians didn’t disappoint him. Full Story

    JV Indians blank Kennedale
    11/02/2014 08:49 AM CST - The Alvarado Indian JV football team shutout the Kennedale Wildcats last Thursday night at Charles Head Stadium. Full Story

    Indians, Lady Indians sweep titles
    10/29/2014 11:25 AM CDT - After coming close last season, Alvarado's boys and girls cross country teams swept the District 7-4A championships Wednesday at Arlington's Vandergriff Park. Full Story

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    TV talk show pioneer Franklin, who gave Pacino chance, dies

    NEW YORK (AP) — Pioneering radio and TV host Joe Franklin, who gave breaks to the likes of Al Pacino and Bill Cosby on his variety show long before they became famous and who boasted he never missed a broadcast in decades, has died at age 88. Full Story
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    Seth Rogen sorry for 'American Sniper' comments

    “The Interview” actor compared Clint Eastwood’s movie to a Nazi propaganda film depicted in “Inglourious Basterds” because both dealt with snipers, he says; but his comments were taken by many to suggest he was dismissing “American Sniper” as pro-war propaganda.