Lady Pioneers use new trap for semifinal win

December 27, 2016 JONESBORO — The Batesville Lady Pioneers sprung a new trap on a familiar foe, and now they’ll play for the Northeast Arkansas Invitational Tournament …

Lyon College wrestler wins AMC award

December 27, 2016 ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The American Midwest Conference recently announced that Lyon College’s Jacob Hill won the Wrestler of the Week award for the …

Sports Calendar

December 27, 2016 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, December 27 - Saturday, December 31, 2016.

Dallas Cowboys enjoy prime-time fun

December 27, 2016 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dez Bryant and the Dallas Cowboys got to have some prime-time fun Monday night. The star wide receiver caught …

Pistons rout Cavs while James rests

December 27, 2016 AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — LeBron James took the night off, and that was exactly the break the Detroit Pistons needed. Tobias …

NC State blasts Vandy in Independence Bowl

December 27, 2016 SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — North Carolina State quarterback Ryan Finley has a simple philosophy when it comes to getting do-everything threat Jaylen Samuels involved with …

Sports Briefs

December 27, 2016 Year end awards Olympic gymnast Simone Biles has been named Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year. In a vote by U.S.

Gridders from three area teams honored

December 23, 2016 Along with a best-ever 8-4 record came some firsts for the 2016 Southside Southerner football program. In their 11th season to play the sport, the …

Cougars advance to semifinals

December 23, 2016 JONESBORO — The Izard County Cougars moved on to the semifinal round of the NEA Tournament Thursday night when they edged the Sloan Hendrix Greyhounds …