Broncs, Pats serve up Manning-Brady XVII

January 18, 2016 DENVER (AP) — Peyton Manning gets to face his biggest nemesis for one more shot at glory. Get ready for Brady-Manning XVII. The NFL’s only …

Sports Briefs

January 18, 2016 NBA MIAMI (AP) — Kobe Bryant decided to drop out of consideration for a spot on this summer’s U.S. Olympic basketball team.

BJHS cagers sweep dramatically

January 15, 2016 The Batesville Junior Lady Pioneers remained unbeaten with a dramatic 5A-East District basketball decision in Pioneer Gym Thursday night, and the Junior Pioneers followed …

Izard County juniors win two from visitors

January 15, 2016 BROCKWELL — The Izard County Junior Cougars outscored the Sloan-Hendrix Junior Greyhounds 24-9 in the second half Thursday night for a 47-27, non-conference basketball victory.

Sports Calendar

January 15, 2016 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, January 15 - Saturday, January 16, 2016.

Scot women, coach add to ‘W’ columns

January 15, 2016 Numbers 11 and 202 didn’t come easily Thursday night in Becknell Gymnasium. The Lyon College women’s basketball team won their 11th straight and …

UofA women stun Lady Vols

January 15, 2016 FAYETTEVILLE — Despite all of Arkansas’ struggles so far during this season of transition, this group of Razorbacks sure does have a knack for …

NFL Briefs

January 15, 2016 SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers hired Chip Kelly as their coach Thursday, finding a “focused, football-first leader,” CEO Jed York …