Katrina Sibley, at right, reacts with emotion at hearing her daughter, Paris, announced as the 2009 Rockwall Homecoming Queen. Sibley is also the senior class president at Rockwall High School.
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Former world welterweight boxing champion Curtis Cokes stands in front of the ring in his gym in South Dallas. Cokes, the first undisputed champion in Dallas’ history, will be one of the featured panelists at Boxing with the Stars, an event scheduled for March 19 on the Texas A&M University-Commerce campus. Cokes was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 2003.
Boxing greats to visit A&M-Commerce on March 19
Curtis Cokes is a genuinely nice guy. Enter his gym in South Dallas, and he’ll greet you with a smile, a firm handshake, and one of his captivating stories, like the time he met Jackie Robinson during the Brooklyn Dodgers spring training camp in 1955.
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BASEBALL: Jackets compete at Jesuit Classic
The Rockwall Yellowjacket baseball team continued tournament action with six games at the Jesuit Classic at Grand Prairie’s QuickTrip Park, John Paul II and Jesuit High School last weekend.
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