Pirates, Cougars advance to finals

February 17, 2017 GREERS FERRY — Both Concord teams will play for basketball tournament championships on Saturday after they each won semifinal matchups by double digits Thursday in …

Scots lose big lead, strike back in OT

February 17, 2017 HANNIBAL, Mo. — Lyon College senior guard Brock Widders hit a game-tying 3-point shot with 13 seconds remaining in regulation, then the Scots outscored the …

Basketball in town tonight

February 17, 2017 Beebe Lady Badgers (18-8, overall; 8-3, 6A-5A Conference 2) vs. Batesville Lady Pioneers (22-4, 10-1) in Pioneer Gym, 6 The Lady Pioneers escaped Beebe …

UofA women continue slide

February 17, 2017 FAYETTEVILLE —  Despite the game-leading 24 points by senior forward Jessica Jackson of Jacksonville, the Arkansas Razorbacks  slide into the SEC women’s …

Sports Calendar

February 17, 2017 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, February 17 - Saturday, February 18, 2017.

NBA All-Stars, Mardi Gras go 1-on-1

February 17, 2017 NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Floats, marching bands and street parties are about to converge with slam dunks, 3-pointers and buzzer beaters in New Orleans.

Kushners put brakes on buying Marlins

February 17, 2017 MIAMI (AP) — The Kushner family, which has close ties to the White House, put the brakes on its negotiations to buy the Miami …

Arnie’s grandkid takes lead in LA

February 17, 2017 LOS ANGELES (AP) — This is the starring role Sam Saunders prefers. Saunders, the grandson of Arnold Palmer who so famously kept his …