Cavemen eliminated from NEA tourney

December 24, 2014 JONESBORO — The Manila Lions defeated the Cave City Cavemen 68-58 Tuesday in the first round of the Northeast Arkansas High School Basketball Tournament …

Sports Calendar

December 24, 2014 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, December 26 - Saturday, December 27, 2014.

Mariota named player of the year

December 24, 2014 The only thing left for Marcus Mariota to win at Oregon is the national championship. The Ducks’ star quarterback is The Associated Press …

Sports stories we want to remember from 2014

December 24, 2014 BOSTON (AP) — Meb Keflezighi strode alone down Boylston Street, past the patched-up sidewalks and re-opened restaurants that line the path to the Boston …

Louisville’s Dyer ineligible

December 24, 2014 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville says that senior running back Michael Dyer is academically ineligible and will miss the Cardinals’ Belk Bowl game on …

Sports Briefs

December 24, 2014 Pro football SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco outside linebacker Aldon Smith acknowledged Tuesday that he visited Ray McDonald’s home for …

Six Pioneers chosen to all-state football team

December 23, 2014 Six Batesville Pioneers were selected the Arkansas Activities Association Class 5A All-State football team, and they included repeat appearances for seniors Osvaldo Espericueta and …

Lady Mustangs fall to Lady ‘Hounds in 2A-2

December 23, 2014 PLEASANT PLAINS — The Sloan-Hendrix Lady Greyhounds defeated the Midland Lady Mustangs 46-37 Friday in a 2A-2 District game at Midland Gymnasium. The …