Longview vs Lufkin

Longview vs Lufkin, on Saturday December 9, 2017, at SFA's Homer Bryce Stadium in Nacogdoches. (Michael Cavazos/News-Journal Photo)

It's time.

The 2018 football season is rapidly approaching and it promises to be a highly-competitive and action-packed season throughout East Texas.

Be sure to grab a copy of the Longview News-Journal and Marshall News Messenger on Sunday, Aug. 26 to get a print copy of The Zone.

Here's everything you need to know about the 2018 season: