Monday night’s blanketing of snow has cancelled classes and almost all scheduled prep basketball games for tonight.
Talking things overTalking things over: Forrest City Mustang basketball coach Dwight Lofton huddles with his players during a time out in last week's home basketball game against Paragould. Forrest City's scheduled game tonight at Mustang Arena has been cancelled due to the winter weather. Photo by Fred Conley
Delayed by a winter mix on Friday which cancelled classes and most basketball games in northeast Arkansas, the Forrest City Mustangs were delayed one day in making the conference trip to Blytheville on Saturday.
The Forrest City Lady Mustangs watched their losing streak reach five games on Saturday with a 10-point road loss at Blytheville.
The Calvary Christian Eagles finished the first day at the Maranatha Baptist Christian School varsity boys basketball tournament at El Dorado at 1-1.
A new wrinkle for Forrest City Mustang football for the upcoming 2018 season was the result of Proposal No. 1 made to the Arkansas Activities Association’s 2016 meeting with the governing body and passed by a 161-3 margin.
The Calvary Christian Eagles finished second at the Maranatha Baptist Christian School varsity boys basketball tournament played last year at El Dorado.
Leading Paragould by 12 points to begin the fourth quarter Tuesday night at Mustang Arena, Forrest City appeared to be well on their way to an easy conference win over the Rams.
Paragould survived a fourth quarter rally Tuesday night to get past the Forrest City Lady Mustangs 46-38 in a conference game played at Mustang Arena.
The 28th annual National Judges Cup Gymnastics Championships was held Friday through Sunday, Jan. 5-7, in Portland, Ore., at the Oregon Convention Center.
The Wynne Junior Jackets never gave Forrest City a fighting chance and never trailed as they completed a 5A-East Conference sweep with a 56-39 win over the Junior Mustangs Monday night at Yellowjacket Gym.