HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Nocona boys continue run

The Nocona High School boys’ basketball team shows off its area championship banner after defeating Jim Ned 55-43 on Thursday in Mineral Wells. The Indians (25-9) will play either Peaster or Dublin in the next round of the Region 3A-1 playoffs. Nocona rallied from a first-half deficit, and held Jim Ned to 14 points in the final 13 minutes of the contest.  (Courtesy photo by Susan Breeze)