Karrie Barton, Tonya Norment-Moore, Adam Rauth
Undefeated PatriotsTwo Augusta Red Devils defenders combine to stop a Palestine-Wheatley running back during the second half of a game played Friday at Patriot Field. P-W remains undefeated for the year after the 52-28 win over Augusta. Photo by Fred Conley
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.
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.
Tommy Clark, Raiford Whittenton, J.B. Cook
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.
Johnny Byers, Theodis Harris
It is a common adage among coaches that improvements for high school football teams come between the first and second game of the season.
The second annual St. Francis Veterans 5K Walk/Run took to the streets of Forrest City Saturday morning as 67 entrants made their way from the Chamber of Commerce building through Washington Heights and back.
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.
Playing in the Mustang Tradition Golf Tournament Saturday at the Ridgecrest Club, Forrest City’s Curt Coleman and the Paragould Rams went where no individual or team has gone before in the ninth annual event.