Luncheon, banquet to honor HOF inductees

The 2016 Forrest City Athletic Hall of Fame induction banquet will be held Friday, Sept. 16, at the EACC Fine Arts Center beginning at 5 p.m., and will precede the annual Hall of Fame football game which begins at 7 p.m., at Sam Smith Stadium.

Seventh grade Colts lose opener; to host WMW

Forrest City seventh grade Colts football coach Allen Perry said his team was “scared to death” as they took the field for their season-opening game Tuesday.

Coleman earns medalist honors

Forrest City’s Curt Coleman fired a 78 Tuesday to earn medalist honors in a multi-team, 18-hole high school golf match played at Paragould Country Club.

Patriots hold Tigers to safety in win

Antwan Dawson ran for 163 yards on 11 carries and scored twice to lead the Palestine-Wheatley Patriots to a 14-2 conference win over Brinkley Friday at Patriot Field.