EPC’s Pierce is new Blytheville coach

Jonesboro High School graduate McKenzie Pierce has been named Blytheville’s new head boys basketball coach.
Pierce has coached East Poinsett County’s boys team the past two seasons and put together a 38-22 mark.

Basketball camp at Mustang Arena

Forrest City Junior High Mustang basketball coach Chris Williams will host a youth basketball camp Saturday, April 30, at Mustang Arena for youths in first through eighth grades.

Bielema in FCity tonight

The fifth annual HOGSPY Awards, hosted by SEC Network lead anchor Dari Nowkhah and Golf Channel anchor Lisa Cornwell, recognized the Arkansas Razorbacks athletic department’s competition and classroom accomplishments Weednesday night at Bud Walton Arena.

FCity falls to Rams in high-scoring East conference twinbill

Holding a rather comfortable six-run lead going into the fifth inning of the second game in Tuesday’s 5A-East Conference doubleheader against Paragould, the Rams plated four runs to trim the Mustangs lead to 8-6 and outscored Forrest City 11 to 5 over the final three innings to claim a 17-13 win.