Cougars win first region title in 9 years

February 27, 2017 CALICO ROCK — The Izard County Cougars are regional champions for the first time since 2008 after they completed their run through this year’s Class …

Pioneer swimmer wins 2 state titles

February 27, 2017 BENTONVILLE — Batesville Pioneer junior Seth Bailey collected two 5A-1A State Swim Meet championships Saturday, and the Lady Pioneers and Pioneers finished sixth and seventh, …

Nettleton adds third win against BHS

February 27, 2017 JONESBORO — Nothing charming about this third meeting, unless you’re a Nettleton Raider. The top-seeded Lady Raiders defeated the Batesville Lady Pioneers in …

No. 10 Scot women fend off Hornets

February 27, 2017 The 10th-ranked Lyon College women’s basketball team had to claw past Harris-Stowe State late Saturday afternoon in Becknell Gymnasium, outscoring the team from …

Sports Calendar

February 27, 2017 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Monday, February 27 - March 1, 2017.

Kurt Busch wins Daytona 500

February 27, 2017 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Decked in Monster gear and chugging a tall boy of the energy drink as he was flanked by scantily …