• BJHS remains undefeated as defense stalls Cyclones

    The Batesville Junior Pioneers relied on a swarming defense and an offense that won the time of possession to collect their 15th straight victory. The 3-0 Junior Pioneers defeated the MacArthur Cyclones 18-12, giving up two touchdowns in the final minutes after dominating the game …

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  • Sederberg places fifth in world biking event

    After a third-place finish in the USA cross-country mountain biking competition, Dr. Rick Sederberg recently finished fifth in the Master’s World Championships in Lillehammer, Norway, the site of the 1994 Winter Olympics. The chiropractor from Batesville was the first American finisher in the 56-69 age …

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  • Guard-area gridders to finish non-league warmers tonight

    Warm it up one more time, please. That’s the scenario tonight for most Arkansas high school football teams all of them in the Guard-circulation area. Next week, every game will be a district contest — every win and loss counting toward their hopes to reach …

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  • Lady Pioneers v-ballers collect key league win

    JONESBORO — Led by the attack combo of Kendra Kelley and Hannah Qualls, the Batesville Lady Pioneers posted a key 5A-East Conference victory over the Nettleton Lady Raiders Thursday night. The Lady Pioneers came from behind twice in the 3-2 decision. The game scores were …

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  • Cedar Ridge, S-side juniors remain unbeaten

    MELBOURNE — In a junior high football game with lots of big numbers, it was a zero that counted most. After the Cedar Ridge Junior Timberwolves and Melbourne Junior Bearkatz combined for 58 points in the first half, the visitors threw a shutout and took …

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  • Lady Southerners sweep Lady Cougars

    SOUTHSIDE — The Southside Lady Southerners swept the West-Helena Lady Cougars 25-5, 25-9, 25-7 in a 4A-Central Conference volleyball match Thursday. Amber Tucker led with 15 aces as the Lady Southerners improved to 7-1 in conference. Haley Sprouse added six assists ,and Alexus Lawellin, Kaylee …

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  • Melbourne golfers win three district titles

    MELBOURNE — Melbourne swept the 3A-2 District Tournament team golf titles and a Lady Bearkat won medalist honors at Cooper’s Hawk on Thursday. Led by Dylan Smith’s 18-hole total of 77, the Bearkatz totaled a 243 for a 29-stroke victory over the Flippin Bobcats, runners-up. …

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  • Sports Calendar

    Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, September 19 – Saturday, September 20, 2014.

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  • ’Katz undefeated record on line against ’Hounds

    The Melbourne Bearkatz stand alongside the Batesville Pioneers as the only circulation-area team still undefeated and, according to Coach Kevin McCarn, it’s important they stay focused. “When you get off to a good start people try to tell you how good you are,” McCarn said. …

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  • Hurricane reveals real dangers in loss at Conway

    Look at the loss and learn. In more ways than one, that’s a good vantage point to look at the Jonesboro Golden Hurricane, the Batesville Pioneers’ next and last non-conference high school football opponent. The Pioneers are scheduled to take on the Hurricane in Jonesboro …

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  • Batesville Junior Pioneers target 15th straight victory

    After winning their 14th straight and Coach Doug Wall’s 200th last week, the Batesville Junior Pioneers will attempt to remain undefeated at 3-0 tonight against the 1-1 MacArthur Cyclones at Pioneer Stadium. “This will be our toughest test so far this season,” Walls said. The …

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  • Lady Bearkatz win cross country title

    GREERS FERRY — Melbourne won a team title, finished second in two other divisions, as did a Batesville team at the West Side Greers Ferry Invitational Cross Country Meet here Tuesday. Among individuals, Batesville Junior Pioneer Jake Ward recorded his second first-place finish in as …

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