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Football: Wolverines eager to establish their own identity

Subscriber onlyI was covering a game weeks ago when I casually asked a Bentonville coach about the impending split with Bentonville West. Continue reading...

Basketball: Wright steps down at Har-Ber

Subscriber only Springdale Har-Ber girls basketball coach Sandy Wright resigned Thursday after 35 years as a coach, including the last 10 years with the Lady Wildcats. Continue reading...

Baseball: Har-Ber swings into contention with Kimbel at bat

Subscriber onlyThe emergence of junior Caleb Kimbel is a primary reason Springdale Har-Ber is tied for the lead in the 7A-West Conference baseball standings. Continue reading...

Baseball: King, Wildcats hold off Fayetteville

Subscriber onlySpringdale Har-Ber used a key double play and the pitching of Michael King to down Fayetteville on Tuesday. Continue reading...

Transfers, transfers everywhere in high school

Subscriber onlyDid you know a high school athlete can play different sports at different schools in the same semester? Continue reading...

Soccer: Bentonville uses first-half goal to defeat Har-Ber

Subscriber onlyOne goal was all that separated Bentonville and Springdale Har-Ber Friday night. Continue reading...

Cycling event draws large field

Subscriber only Now in its 39th year, the Joe Martin Stage Race has grown tremendously since 1978. Continue reading...

Soccer: Freshman Vega lifts Springdale past Har-Ber

Subscriber onlyA freshman decided Tuesday's rivalry game between Springdale High and Springdale Har-Ber. Continue reading...

Baseball: Recalling Razorbacks highlights, lowlights at Baum Stadium

Subscriber onlyHappy belated 20th birthday, Baum Stadium. You were my second home for 14 years, when I began covering Arkansas baseball games home and away in 1999. Continue reading...

Baylor Bears call Sugg back to Texas

Subscriber onlyArkansas' best distance runner in high school is returning to Texas to attend college. 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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