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.

Astin goes six to earn third win

Forrest City’s Barrett Astin picked up his third win of the season Wednesday helping pitch the Class A Wisconsin Timber Rattlers past the Lansing Lugnuts 1-0 in the second game of two, seven-inning doubleheaders. The Rattlers won the opening game 10-7.