Lukas Eggen

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Dragons seek consistency

The first two games in Mid-Willamette Conference play revealed a stark reality for Dallas’ boys basketball team.

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Garrison revels in chance to return to the water

When freshman Hans Garrison joined Dallas’ swim team, it was a moment he had waited years for.

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Chavez, Panthers off to strong start

The 2016-17 season was an up-and-down ride for Central’s girls basketball team.

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PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Central enters league play hungry to contend

INDEPENDENCE — In each of the past two seasons, Central’s boys basketball team took a 4-5 record into league play — leaving players looking for a breakthrough. “We’ve been that team that’s .500 and trying to get that big win,” coach Tim Kreta said.

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Wrestling expectations

DALLAS — Dallas’ wrestling program has a history of excellence, and so far, the Dragons have lived up to that history.

Hyre shows support for Walkers

INDEPENDENCE — Prior to the start of the girls basketball season, Central junior Mariah Hyre decided to shave her head.

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PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Leading the charge

PERRYDALE — Prior to the start of the boys basketball season, coach Brian Domes wasn’t sure how his team would shape up.

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Trammell finds comfort zone

MONMOUTH — Basketball has always held the key to Demetrius Trammell’s future. “It was my way into college,” Trammell said. “I remember my dad telling me if I wanted to go, I needed a scholarship.”

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Paul retires from post at aquatic center

When Tina Paul retired as manager of Dallas Aquatic Center on Nov. 30, she knew it was the right time.

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Friends pair unique ingredients in cheesy food cart

For lifelong friends Nicole Turner and Kymmie Mills, 2017 was time to cheese it up. Turner and Mills are co-owners of The Speak Cheezy food truck.

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