Pistorius lawyer says police moved evidence

March 18, 2014 PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Police photographs of the blood-spattered scene where Oscar Pistorius shot dead his girlfriend indicate that evidence was moved around in …

Sports Briefs

March 18, 2014 College basketball ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — An annual study of the schools in the men’s NCAA tournament shows a slight increase in …

T-wolves crush Lions, defend 2A crown

March 17, 2014 HOT SPRINGS — The illustrious basketball careers of Spencer Reaves and Cole Crabtree came to an end for the Cedar Ridge Timberwolves with the ultimate …

Pirates end tough voyage with 40th win

March 17, 2014 HOT SPRINGS — It was all hands on deck when the Concord Pirates collected their first high school basketball state championship here Friday night. And …

Scots win AMC-opening series

March 17, 2014 MAYFIELD, Ky. — Lyon College junior designated hitter Kevin Manzano connected with his first home run as a Scot, keying a 6-2 victory over the …

Pioneers 2-hit Pats, win 6-0 in Marion

March 17, 2014 MARION — Led by the pitching of Kenton Crawford, the Batesville Pioneers did the shutting out this time. In a non-conference high school baseball road …

S-side tops visitors from Searcy

March 17, 2014 SOUTHSIDE — The victories didn’t count in the standings, but the Lady Southerners took a couple of soccer victories from conference fellows on Friday. The …

Columbia sweeps Lyon in AMC softball

March 17, 2014 COLUMBIA, Mo. — The Lyon College Scots produced 15 hits Saturday afternoon, but couldn’t push enough runs across the plate as the Columbia Cougars won …