Colts bounce back to pounce WM West 40-8

The Forrest City seventh grade Colts bounced back from an opening season loss to West Memphis East to throttle West Memphis West 40-8 in a game played Tuesday at Sam Smith Stadium.

McCain steps down as head football coach at Riverview

In a statement released Wednesday, the Riverview School District announced that head football coach Mike McCain will stepping away from his duties citing “health issues” as the reason, but stopped short of revealing the exact nature of McCain’s health issues.

Patriots secure victory

Sophomore running back Zach Gourley scored a pair of second half touchdowns to help the Palestine-Wheatley Patriots pull away from the Marvell Mustangs to secure a sloppy 30-12 non conference victory Friday night at Patriot Field.

Mustangs ready to host Dollarway; PW taking on Marvell

Saying the first game of the season, a 27-26 home loss in the final minute of the game to Star City, was tough to talk about, Forrest City Mustang football coach Rich Trail did his best to reflect on the opening season loss for a few minutes before turning his attention to tonight’s non conference home game against Pine Bluff Dollarway.

Mustangs to play scrimmage game Friday at Jonesboro

Forrest City and Jonesboro will meet for the fourth straight year on Friday for a 7 p.m. scrimmage game at Cooksey-Johns Field.
This was actually the year for Forrest City to host the scrimmage game, but with the renovation work, including installing a new turf surface at Sam Smith Stadium still in progress, the game was moved to Jonesboro.