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Hog piles symbolize Arkansas' success in baseball

Subscriber onlyI've listened on occasion to discussions on sports talk radio about whether the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville is a football or basketball school. Continue reading...

Beeks creates buzz in hometown of Prairie Grove

Subscriber onlyJesse McGraw parked his car at Frederick’s One Stop in Prairie Grove and took a picture with his cellphone of a sign where breakfast and lunch times are usually posted. Continue reading...

Northwest Arkansas rallies past Springfield

Subscriber onlyNorthwest Arkansas did to Springfield on Friday what the Cardinals had done the previous night to the Naturals. Continue reading...

Remembering the great water tower toss

Subscriber onlyDo men still gather to tell old baseball stories? Continue reading...

Decomposing while juggling a variety of sports topics

Subscriber onlyI’m still recovering after grappling for a parking space in Fayetteville, where the state high school finals and graduation ceremonies were held. Continue reading...

O'Neill powers Frisco past Northwest Arkansas

Subscriber onlyMichael O'Neill continued his hot hitting for Frisco Thursday night. Continue reading...

LR Christian knocks off PA in fourth meeting for a title

Subscriber onlyWinning a state championship is quite an accomplishment, especially when it comes against a rival team. Continue reading...

Compromise gives War Memorial Stadium new life

Subscriber onlyAre you pleased with the announcement Arkansas will alternate between playing Missouri and an intrasquad game at War Memorial Stadium through 2024? Continue reading...

Soccer: Russellville regains 6A championship from Siloam Springs

Subscriber onlyThe Russellville Cyclones are again the state champions in Class 6A. Continue reading...

Soccer: Northside uses fast start to roll past Rogers

Subscriber onlyFort Smith Northside picked a good day to play its best soccer. Continue reading...

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Mike Loyd visits with Rogers High supporters after being named the new head coach of the Mounties. L...

Mike Loyd visits with Rogers High supporters after being named the new head coach of the Mounties. Loyd, 59, has coached for 30 ye...

Published: February 21, 2016

Candace Reed, a fifth-grade teacher at Prairie Grove, displays some items up for bid during a silent...

Candace Reed, a fifth-grade teacher at Prairie Grove, displays some items up for bid during a silent auction Friday at Tiger Stadi...

Published: October 4, 2015

Peyton Powell has qualified for the state meet in the 400 and as a member of Har-Ber’s 4X400-meter r...

Peyton Powell has qualified for the state meet in the 400 and as a member of Har-Ber’s 4X400-meter relay team. He will continue hi...

Published: April 23, 2015

Troy Goss is a starting defensive lineman as a junior for Arkansas-Pine Bluff. He has 11 tackles thi...

Troy Goss is a starting defensive lineman as a junior for Arkansas-Pine Bluff. He has 11 tackles this season for the Lions, who fa...

Published: September 20, 2013

Senior Jacob Storilie will take over at quarterback this season for Prairie Grove. Storlie replaces ...

Senior Jacob Storilie will take over at quarterback this season for Prairie Grove. Storlie replaces Cooper Winters, a three-year s...

Published: September 1, 2013

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