FCity’s Steen signs with Greyhounds

Forrest City senior Trent Steen became a Greyhound Monday by signing a letter of intent to play college basketball at Mid-South Community College in West Memphis.

Mustangs take 13-12 win over Patriots in 10

Forrest City scored three runs in the bottom of the 10th inning Monday to complete a come-from-behind 13-12 win over Palestine-Wheatley in a nonconference game played at the Sports Complex.

Area sports teams facing active week or added makeups

It could be a very active week for prep sports in the area, but the forecast for some very active weather could shut down most, if not all of the week’s scheduled events, further complicating an already jumbled makeup schedule.

Rally features Bielema

For a second straight year, Arkansas Razorback football coach Bret Bielema will be the featured speaker at the East Central Arkansas Razorback Club’s annual Spring Rally/Fundraiser Banquet Tuesday, April 29, at the Bill Thomas Center in Wynne.

Thompson lands at Texas State

Forrest City native John Thompson has joined the Texas State University football staff as defensive coordinator under head football coach Dennis Franchione.

Thompson earns MVP for Arkansas All-Stars

Forrest City senior forward Trey Thompson scored 16 points and grabbed six rebounds in the All-Star Classic Game played Thursday at Little Rock Hall High School to earn Most Valuable Player honors for the Mike Conley Jr. All-Star team.

Mustangs fall to Marion; P-W claims title

Forrest City rallied for two runs in the bottom of the seventh inning, but left the tying run at the plate, in a 10-8 nonconference loss to Marion Thursday at the Sports Complex.