Basketball in town tonight

February 25, 2016 Blytheville Lady Chickasaws (3-10, 5A-East District; 6-20, overall) vs. Batesville Lady Pioneers (11-2, 22-3), Pioneer Gym, 5:30 The Lady Pioneers won 60-37 their first-round …

Sports Calendar

February 25, 2016 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, February 25, 2016.

Texas coach warns of athletic-prep schools

February 25, 2016 A Texas high school football official is warning other public school coaches about the emergence of athletics-centered private high schools he feels could “destroy …

Xavier gets rare win over Villanova

February 25, 2016 CINCINNATI (AP) — J.P. Macura got Xavier rolling with 19 points off the bench, and freshman point guard Edmond Sumner added 19 points and nine …

Sports Briefs

February 25, 2016 NFL NEW YORK (AP) — Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul filed a lawsuit against ESPN and reporter Adam Schefter for posting his …

Southside kickers must out-work foes

February 24, 2016 The Lady Southerners and Southerners plan to play fast, work hard and let the chips fall where they may, said Coach Jason Weaver.