FCity, Blytheville hopeful that AAA will let them play

PREP FOOTBALL  The Forrest City Mustangs coaching staff is hopeful they will be playing Blytheville Friday night at Sam Smith Stadium. Ditto for the Blytheville staff. “We want to play,” Forrest City coach Rich Trail said Monday. “We want to earn a postseason bid, not have it handed to us.” The final word is now resting in the hands of the Arkansas Activities Association. Last Friday, a benches-clearing brawl brought an abrupt end to the Blytheville-Paragould game played at Blytheville. The incident occurred with 4:36 remaining in the game and Paragould leading 34-15, in the final home game of the season and followed a seven-yard run on a reverse by Blytheville’s … Continued

McBride to kick off Season 5 at FAC

Following East Arkansas Community College’s very successful 2013-14 Fine Arts Performance season, the most asked question preceding Thursday’s announcement of the lineup for the upcoming 2014-15 season was “can they top last year’s season?”

Riding for Those Who Can’t

They came from almost every state, riding in on their Harleys, Indians and Trikes, creating quite a spectacle for unsuspecting drivers caught up in the sudden roar of several hundred motorcycles.