Mustangs will need ‘mistake-free’ game against the Pioneers

Forrest City, 2-0 in the 5A-East and ranked eighth in Class 5A by Hooten’s, will travel to Batesville, also 2-0 and ranked fourth by Hooten’s tonight in a game that has serious conference playoff connotations written all over it.

Junior Mustangs brace for unbeaten Junior Pioneers

After a memorable first half to a season that included the 200th career victory for Coach Doug Walls and a winning streak that has now reached 17 games, the Batesville Junior Pioneers will make the trip to Forrest City tonight to face a Junior Mustangs team that has always given them trouble, but are in the midst of a troublesome season of their own.

Former Mustang to be inducted Saturday

The University of Central Arkansas Sports Hall of Honor, which recognizes achievements in football, basketball and track, will grow by seven new members on Saturday.

Miniature bull riding event postponed until Oct. 18

Based on the threat of strong thunderstorms this weekend, the Arkansas Miniature Bull Riders Association (AMBRA) miniature bull riding benefit event, originally set for this Saturday, has been moved back a week to Saturday, Oct. 18.