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Football: Purple reign continues at Fayetteville High

Subscriber onlyRemember the uncertainty at Fayetteville following the stunning resignation of former coach Daryl Patton, who turned a sleepy football program into a state power? Continue reading...

Football: Sophomore Burks displays immense talent

Subscriber onlySophomore Treylon Burks showed why he is considered the latest in a line of standout receivers from Warren. Continue reading...

North Little Rock in position to end 7A-West dominance

Subscriber onlyWere you ever so good at something as a child your mother would stop the game and say it was time for somebody else to win? Continue reading...

Basketball: Wilson leads Farmington rout over Prairie Grove

Subscriber onlyFARMINGTON -- Farmington knew what to do after Prairie Grove jumped to a 9-1 lead Monday. Continue reading...

Football: Checking the preseason predictions on the Razorbacks

Subscriber onlyWhy wait? Continue reading...

Football: 4A-1 Conference flexes muscles

Subscriber onlyClass 7A isn't the only place in the high school playoffs where rematches occur. Continue reading...

Football: Power shifts to 4A-1 Conference for playoffs

Subscriber onlyA friend from northeast Arkansas started peppering me with basketball questions when I stopped and reminded him of something he had overlooked. Continue reading...

Arkansas basketball fans don't deserve to be lectured

Subscriber onlyThe overlap between football and basketball has me even more confused than usual, especially with the new blended conferences for high schools teams. Continue reading...

Football: Rematches set for semifinals in 7A

Subscriber onlyFORT SMITH --Let the rematches begin. Continue reading...

Football: Gravette faces another daylong trip for playoffs

Subscriber onlySo, what does a lower seed in the football playoffs get you? 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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