Wilson, Cooper pace the Junior Patriots

Palestine-Wheatley’s Crandle Cooper caught three touchdown passes from quarterback Jacob Swiney and Garrett Wilson added a rushing touchdown to lead the Junior Patriots past McCrory 32-8 Tuesday at McCrory.

FCity, P-W prep for state tournament play

When Forrest City’s Curt Coleman qualified for the Class 5A state golf tournament by shooting a 75 at the 5A-East Conference tournament for a third-place finish, he also became the eighth All-Conference Mustang player since head coach Wally Rauth has had the team.

A special day on the course for some special athletes and partners

Special Olympics Arkansas welcomed 24 teams from across the state on Wednesday for the State Unified Golf Tournament played at The Ridgecrest Club. The 24-teams included players from Forrest City, Magnolia, Bryant, Russellville, Conway, Little Rock, Greenwood, McCrory, Jonesboro and Marion grouped into eight flights.

First visit to VView critical for FCity

Headed into the second conference playing date of the season, many teams are either looking to go 2-0 in league play, or trying to avoid an 0-2 start.

Junior Mustangs host Valley View tonight

The Forrest City Junior Mustangs, off a convincing 34-0 blowout against Greene County Tech last week – on the road – will try to get to 2-0 in the 5A-East Conference tonight, when they host Valley View at Sam Smith Stadium.

Hog Calls

FAYETTEVILLE — Resolved, encouraged and fed up describe Tevin Beanum preparing to start Saturday night against Tennesse.