Falcons end Panthers’ run for perfection

December 28, 2015 ATLANTA — Carolina’s bid for an undefeated season ended Sunday when Julio Jones’ dramatic 70-yard touchdown reception powered the Atlanta Falcons to a 20-13 victory …

Sports Briefs

December 28, 2015 Baseball SEATTLE (AP) — Dave Henderson, the former major league outfielder who hit one of the most famous home runs in postseason …

Four area teams advance in NEA Tournament

December 24, 2015 JONESBORO — Guard circulation-area high school basketball teams went four for four in first-round games of the Northeast Arkansas Invitational Tournament in the Convocation …

Oklahoma, SMU remain unbeaten

December 24, 2015 HONOLULU (AP) — Buddy Hield scored 27 points and pulled nine rebounds as No. 3 Oklahoma remained unbeaten, escaping with an 84-81 victory over Hawaii …

Sports Calendar

December 24, 2015 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Saturday, December 26, 2015.

Sports Briefs

December 24, 2015 SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Daily fantasy sports betting is illegal gambling under Illinois law, Attorney General Lisa Madigan said Wednesday. Madigan’s opinion, sought by two …

4 area teams to play at NEA today

December 23, 2015 Four area high school basketball teams are scheduled to play in the Northeast Arkansas Invitational Tournament today in Jonesboro, not six as was incorrectly …