Mustangs pull away from Paragould 48-26

For a half, the Paragould Rams played like a 3-0 conference team rather than the 0-3 team they really were in Friday’s 5A-East Conference game played at Sam Smith Stadium.

Carlisle shuts out Patriots

The Palestine-Wheatley Patriots took a postseason hit Friday suffering a 22-0 shutout loss at Carlisle.

VView wins East JH title

Valley View defeated Nettleton 25-23, 25-20 to win the 5A-East junior high conference volleyball tournament played Saturday at Jonesboro.

First-round pairings set

The Forrest City Mustangs will open the 2014 Rumble on the Ridge basketball tournament against Marshall County High School, from Marshall, Tenn., on Thursday, Nov. 27, at 6:30 p.m.

Mustangs host the Rams tonight

Four games deep into their conference slate, the Forrest City Mustangs are just about where they figured to be in the 5A-East Conference race, tied for third with Nettleton, with a chance to take over sole ownership with a win over the Paragould Rams tonight at Sam Smith Stadium.

Junior Pats finish year undefeated, unscored on

Palestine-Wheatey Junior Patriots coach Richard Havner gave his assistant coach Tommie Wells a much deserved kiss on the cheek following Thursday’s final season game at Patriot Field.

Sense of loyalty makes Coleman a double winner

When the Forrest City Mustang golf program saw four of its five varsity players transfer to other schools before the 2014 season got under way in August, sophomore Curt Coleman could have just as easily put his clubs in storage. But he didn’t.