Lovelady, Grapeland and Latexo will have a new district foe starting next season in District 20-2A.
Besides the three Houston County schools, the district will retain current members Centerville and Groveton.
Dallardsville Big Sandy will replace Slocum, which is dropping to Class A next year.
Big Sandy boasts a tradition-rich basketball program and its boys team is currently ranked No. 1 in the TABC 2A state poll with a 28-2 record.