Mustangs will play Thursday

Monday, in a nine-hole high school match at Newport, Forrest City’s Curt Coleman shot a 43, playing within one stroke of winning the individual match.

Meeting for parents is Thursday

The Forrest City School District Athletic Department will host a parent meeting on Thursday, at 5 p.m., to discuss how to identify heat illnesses, concussions, and communicable diseases (MRSA).

Astin goes 6 to earn 8th win

Forrest City’s Barrett Astin improved to 8-7 overall Tuesday earning the pitching victory as the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers beat Beloit 6-2.

Hog Calls

FAYETTEVILLE — Other than the disturbing surprise of a possible overnight arson performed on fourth-year starting quarterback Brandon Allen’s vehicle, there were some surprises of the more conventional sort Monday associated with Arkansas releasing its season-opening depth chart.

Time for teams to go from serious to intense

After three weeks of serious summer drills, area football teams will take serious to intense next week – the first week of preseason scrimmage across the state.

Coleman shoots 45 at Stuttgart

Forrest City’s Curt Coleman shot a 45 Thursday in the nine-hole SE Arkansas Invitational golf tournament played at Stuttgart.