Current Weather

You are here

SportsSubscribe to RSS - Sports

Lions Ink Two NCAA Division I Transfers

Jul 06, 2016 4:07am

FORT SMITH, Ark. – UAFS men’s basketball coach Josh Newman has announced the recent signing of NCAA Division I transfers Brett Jolly and Osahen Iduwe to NCAA Division II national letters of intent...

More Sports ↓

Hackett's Braxton Bivins

Bivins Brothers Personify Hackett Football

Nov 25, 2015 5:05am

Big. Strong. Fast. All words used to describe football players who make a difference in games week in and week out.

The Bivins brothers, Logan and Braxton, from Hackett are making their...

#50 Harrison Brown

Brown, Childress Good Fit For Greenwood

Nov 25, 2015 5:05am

Every week is a new adventure for Harrison Brown and Zach Childress.

“They’ve accepted various roles this year, starting and non-starting,” Jones said. “They’ve moved around. They’ve worked...

<p>SUBMITTED PHOTOS</p>

Victoria Taylor signs to play for SAU

Nov 25, 2015 4:08am

Congratulations to Victoria Taylor. She has signed to play softball for Southern Arkansas University. Victoria was named Most Valuable Player at the 6A state softball championships. She is the...

<p>Photo By Dustin Graham</p><p>Bulldog John Womack runs down the Marion Quarterback Friday night forcing him to throw the ball away. The Greenwood Defense kept the Patriots out of the end zone all night.</p>

Bulldogs Advance to Semifinals

Nov 25, 2015 4:08am

The Greenwood Bulldogs will be practicing on Thanksgiving day this year with a 42-3 win over Marion Friday night. Greenwood will be taking on Benton in the semifinal match at Smith Robinson...

Photo by Jamie Mitchell  Hackett's Bryce Elmore breaks into the Carlisle backfield during first quarter play, Friday, Nov 13, 2015, at Mills Field.

Bivins, Elmore Spark Hackett

Nov 18, 2015 5:05am

Sometimes all you need is a spark.

Behind three touchdown runs from Bryce Elmore and a game-changing 62-yard fumble return for a touchdown to begin the second half, Hackett moves on, beating...

Senior Season Worth The Weight For Moudy

Nov 14, 2015 5:05am

Josh Moudy didn’t miss his wake-up call.

It was late in Greenwood’s win at Van Buren last year after the mercy-rule clock was running and the usual time when the second- and third-teamers...

<p>Matt Whitsett</p>

Football: Hackett’s Whitsett Enjoys Stellar Season As Team’s First-Year Defensive Coordinator

Nov 11, 2015 5:05am

Matt Whitsett never stops telling his football players the same story. He tells it, in fact, a lot.

When you’ve played your last game, there is no going back.

“I miss playing; I wish I...

<p>BRIAN D. SANDERFORD</p><p>Greenwood’s Erin Black sets a shot by Marion during the 6A state volleyball final on Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015 in Hot Springs.</p>

Greenwood’s Black Named MVP

Nov 11, 2015 5:05am

Even if her last match didn’t end the way she desired, Greenwood’s Erin Black said she has nothing but fond memories of her senior season.

“I thought my senior year was great,” Black said. “...

<p>Daniel Boyles</p>

Hackett’s ‘Dan The Man’

Nov 11, 2015 5:05am

When the phone rings for a 2A football coach about a kid wanting to join the football program, they generally drop what they’re doing.

Lonnie Hester knew someone would be inquiring about...

<p>Photo By Dustin Graham</p><p>Senior Erin Black tip the ball past her defenders during the State Playoffs at H.B. Stewart Arena.</p>

State Playoffs

Nov 04, 2015 4:07am

State Playoffs

eNewsletter sign up

Email Address:

First Name:

Last Name:

Yes, I would like to receive This Week's News.

Yes, I would like to receive breaking news alerts.