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DeJong decides game in 10th inning for Cardinals

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- Springfield's power hitter came through in the clutch on Saturday. Continue reading...

All-Arkansas major-league lineup full of talent

Subscriber onlyThere’s been some movement since April when I wrote about former Arkansas baseball players doing well in the high minors. So much so that we could almost field a lineup of former Razorbacks in the major leagues. Continue reading...

High school coaches held a variety of summer jobs

Subscriber onlyToday's topic is a continuation from last week, when I asked area high school coaches to share summer work experiences that inspired or horrified them into continuing their education. Continue reading...

Four from area to compete in national finals rodeo

Subscriber only Emma Grace Easley of Lowell and Kenzie Castor of Springdale are headed out west accompanied by Freckles, Katie and Bear. Continue reading...

Football: Coaches got their hands dirty working summer jobs

Subscriber onlyI had already made plans that summer many years ago when my parents tag-teamed me with a command that shattered my world of leisure. Continue reading...

Pointers ruled the state behind Boster, Sandlin

Subscriber onlyRemember when Van Buren was really good in football? Probably not, considering it has had only one winning season since 2000. But the Pointers were top dogs in 1996 with a 12-1-1 record and a state championship in Arkansas’ largest classification. Continue reading...

Bareback riders get rodeo off to a good start

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- Bill Tutor has a thing for Miss Dunny. Continue reading...

Evans returns home for Rodeo of the Ozarks

Subscriber onlyChad Evans has already put 22,000 miles on a new truck he bought two months ago. Continue reading...

72nd Rodeo of the Ozarks begins today

Subscriber onlyThe dates have changed but the show remains the same. Continue reading...

Baseball: Springfield pitchers dominate Naturals

Subscriber onlySaturday was another silent night for Northwest Arkansas. Continue reading...

High school performance still matters to football recruiters

Subscriber onlyI was surprised when a high school basketball coach told me recently he was not involved in the recruiting process of one of his players. Continue reading...

Weaver silences Northwest Arkansas bats

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- Northwest Arkansas bats were mostly silent one game after collecting a season-high for hits. Continue reading...

Har-Ber hires girls soccer coach

Subscriber onlyFabrizio Campagnola is the new girls soccer coach at Springdale Har-Ber. Campagnola was head coach the last six years at Gentry, where his teams won a state championship and four conference championships. Continue reading...

Football: Fayetteville recovers quickly with Blankenship hire

Subscriber onlyI worked in a factory with an old man who carried a black lunch pail to work every day and shuffled along quietly doing his job. Continue reading...

Burrous transformed by participation in taekwondo

Subscriber onlyNatasha Dhein was aghast when her then-7-year-old daughter came home in tears after being bullied by boys and girls in the neighborhood. Continue reading...

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