Olympic Briefs

February 10, 2014 KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Jamie Anderson stood atop the podium and lifted her arms in triumph, her long and sometimes draining quest for Olympic …

Cancellations continue for area sports

February 7, 2014 Postponements continue for Guard-circulation area teams as most area schools remain closed due to icy road conditions. Basketball games lost Thursday due to the weather …

Cave City wins, loses district games

February 7, 2014 HIGHLAND — The Cave City Cavewomen improved to 9-3 in 4A-3 District high school basketball Thursday as they thumped the Highland Lady Rebels 54-23. Jamie …

Portis assuming lead role for Razorbacks

February 7, 2014 FAYETTEVILLE — Bobby Portis could hardly leave the Bud Walton Arena court and it had nothing to do with being tired. Following Arkansas’ 65-58 win …

Sports Briefs

February 7, 2014 Pro baseball RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — Ralph Kiner, who slugged his way into the baseball Hall of Fame and enjoyed a …

Finally, the Olympic games begin

February 7, 2014 SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Time for the games to begin. Thank goodness. To put it mildly, this has not been the most carefree of lead-ups …

Olympic Briefs

February 7, 2014 SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Meryl Davis and Charlie White comforted and cheered their fellow Americans on a tough first night of competition for the U.S.