Normal Lake Level is 322.00 feet
above Mean Sea Level.
Current level for Cedar Creek Lake is:
320.69 Water Temperature:
85 degrees - top
84 degrees - bottom
Kemp ranchers to show mare at
Monitor Staff Reports
ARGYLE–A Kemp ranch will have a mare in this year’s Friesian Horse
Inspection, set for Saturday, Sept. 12, in Argyle.
South Central Friesian Horse Association is hosting the inspection by a
team from The Netherlands, which is expected to draw more than 25
Friesian horses to Stargate Sport Horses, located at 2700 East
Farm-to-Market 407. This will be the largest gathering of Friesian
horses in Texas.
An exhibition of this exquisite breed will be held during the lunch
break. The public is invited. Refreshments and lunch will be available
Kemp ranchers Toni and Charlie Davis of JRD Ranch will be presenting
their beautiful four-year-old mare Simply Stunning AEF Jas’ (Jasper x
Tsjerk) to the Dutch inspection team.
The Davises acquired Jas’ last September. Actually, Charlie surprised
Toni by secretly purchasing Jas’ and had her delivered in the middle of
Owning a Friesian was something Toni had wished for since was a little
girl. Toni rides Jas’ in both English and Western saddles, and the
couple have ridden in parades in both Kemp and Mabank.
The Davises have been working very hard preparing Jas’ for the
inspection. Their goal is for Jas’ to be awarded the coveted “Star”
rating from the Dutch judges. The horses are rated on Racial Type,
Conformation and Movement.
Once each year, the Koninklijhe Vereniging Het Friesch Paarden-Stamboek
(KFPS), the mother registry of the Friesian horse in the Netherlands,
sends inspectors and judges to North America.
Horses of all ages will be inspected, including aged mares and
stallions. All newborn foals should be presented for ranking within the
For more information, visit the website
MHS slaps Greenville
Monitor Staff Reports
MABANK–The hosting Mabank Lady Panthers knocked off the Greenville Lady
Lions 3-1 in a non-district volleyball match Tuesday.
Now 10-7 on the season, the Lady Panthers were scheduled to play at the
Tyler Invitational tournament at John Tyler High School this weekend,
opening against Tyler Robert E. Lee, Diboll and Marshall.
Tuesday, Sept. 1, the Lady Panthers are scheduled to host John Tyler and
the Van Lady Vandals in a dual match, opening with 4:30 p.m. sub-varsity
Friday, Sept. 4, Mabank will host the Tyler Lee girls, again opening
with 5 p.m. sub-varsity contests.
Monitor Photo/Kerry Yancey
Mabank Lady Panther Shaylee Williams (front)
returns a Greenville hit as Sadie Roberts (3) backs her up during
Mabank's 3-1 victory over the visiting Greenville Lady Lions Tuesday.
Before a sparse crowd Tuesday evening, the Lady Panthers won the
first two games of the match, 25-20 and 25-21, before dropping the third
Mabank rebounded to take game four and the match, 25-19.
“The girls played good for three matches and faltered in one match.
Overall, they played fairly well,” Lady Panther head coach Stacy Shelton
“We need to stop giving the other team too many points in a row,” she
added. “We need to get consistent.”
Alison Castle and Meagan Royal led the Lady Panther offense, each
notching 10 kills and one block, while Castle added six digs on defense.
Torrie Garrett was right behind with nine kills, one dig and one assist,
while Lauren Norwood had three kills, nine digs and one serving ace.
Setter Kourtney Holyfield had 20 assists, one save, two digs and also
served an ace.
Shaylee Williams had nine digs and one save, while Sadie Roberts had
three digs and Taylor Chapa had five digs.
Hayley Spurgeon had two digs, while Whitney Evans added on save and one
GBC co-ed softball
Impossibles vs Xtreme-Tanksley
Longhorns vs Replacements
Dictators vs Rebels
Replacements vs Dictators
Impossibles vs Longhorns
Xtreme-Tanksley vs Rebels
MHS vs John Tyler & Van
KHS @ Brownsboro tourn.
MHS vs Tyler Lee
EHS vs Edgewood
EHS vs MHS
KHS vs Cross Roads
MHS @ Lancaster*
EHS @ Edgewood
KHS @ Grand Saline tourn.
MHS vs Athens
KHS @ Parish Episcopal
EHS vs Dallas Life Oak
MHS @ KHS
EHS @ Edgewood
MHS vs Van (HC)
KHS @ Rains
EHS @ Quitman
MHS @ Kaufman Run
KHS @ Kaufman Run
EHS @ Kaufman Run
MHS @ North Mesquite
KHS @ Malakoff Inv.
EHS @ Malakoff Inv.
MHS @ Palestine
KHS @ Lumberjack Inv.
(Stephen F. Austin)
EHS @ Pine Tree PJ