The 2017 Forrest City Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees were announced Monday by former Forrest City Athletic Director Dr. Rodney Echols.
Dropping backDropping back: A Forrest City seventh grade quarterback drops back and looks for a receiver Tuesday afternoon. The Forrest City seventh grade Colts began practice this week as the team prepares for a preseason jamboree when they host West Memphis East, West Memphis Wonder, and Marion on Sept. 5 at Sam Smith Stadium. Allen Perry and Mark Main return to coach the seventh grade football team. The Colts will officially open the season on Sept. 12, when they host West Memphis East. Photo by Fred Conley
Forrest City Mustang basketball coach Dwight Lofton rarely checks his school mail box, and by his own admission, never opens envelopes.
This week will feel a lot like a game week for the Palestine-Wheatley Patriots, who are scheduled to play a preseason scrimmage game Monday at England.
For new Forrest City Mustang defensive coordinator Jerry Donaldson, it’s all about the base. Defense that is.
Paragould claimed the team title Tuesday in the Paragould Invitational high school golf tournament.
It’s been a decade since Forrest City and Jacksonville last met on the football field when the two schools were members of the 6A-East Conference.
After firing a 17 under par round of 54 on Saturday in the first round of the Jonathan Conder Memorial Golf Tournament played at the Forrest City Country Club, the team of Matt Howton, Cody Flowers, Tyler Thompson and Bubba Lindsey was even better Sunday, blasting their way to the overall tournament championship with a 20-under par round of 51 to post a two-day 105 total.
Last week, the Forrest City Mustangs were able to stay with a regular, daily schedule for the first week of summer football drills.
The first week of summer football drills is complete.
Smith: Team will continue to focus on fundamentals ahead of upcoming season