Sports Calendar

February 29, 2012 TODAY College softball: Union at Lyon, doubleheader, 1 p.m. High school basketball: Class 2A State Tournament at Cedar Ridge (Newark) — England …

Penguin 5K/10K Run results

February 28, 2012 Here are the results from the Penguin 5K/10K Run races. A story and photographs ran in Monday’s edition.   10K Men …

Heat-related football deaths triple

February 28, 2012 ATHENS (AP) — Researchers who analyzed the heat-related deaths of 58 football players nationwide found the numbers dramatically increased in recent years, and that most …

Delayed 500 tweeted live on prime-time

February 28, 2012 DAYTONA BEACH (AP) — Well, NASCAR certainly knows how to make a prime-time impression. Rain, fire and Tide laundry detergent all factored into a Daytona …

Sports Calendar

February 28, 2012 TODAY High school basketball: Class 2A State Tournament at Cedar Ridge (Newark) — Norphlet girls vs. Poyen, 1 p.m., Junction City boys …

Southerners soccer teams win, lose in openers

February 28, 2012 SOUTHSIDE — In high school soccer openers here Monday, the Southside Southerners and the Paragould Lady Rams collected shutouts on Stewart Field. The Southerners won …

Lady Warriors crush Timberwolves

February 28, 2012 NEWARK — The Westside Consolidated Lady Warriors crushed the Cedar Ridge Lady Timberwolves 9-1 Monday in their softball season opener. “We had a horrible third …