Lots of heart led Mustangs to 5A title

Rather quietly, the Forrest City Mustangs took care of business Tuesday by winning the Class 5A State Championship at Reese Memorial Stadium in Hot Springs.

Mustangs claim 5A state championship

The one thing Forrest City Mustang track coach Donnie Willis has carried with him this season was the fact that it doesn’t matter how you start, it only matters how you finish.

P-W Patriots run seventh

Lafayette County managed just 75 points Monday at the Class AA State Track Meet at England, but it was enough for a state title.

Forrest City’s Hall moves up, wins his weight division

Following a third-place finish last year at the 57-school State High School Weightlifting Championships in a lower weight class, Forrest City junior Cedrick Hall returned this year in a higher weight class to win his weight division.

EACC, The Ralph tournament dates set

East Arkansas Community College will host the sixth annual EACC Golf Tournament at the Forrest City Country Club on Monday, June 13. The tournament, co-sponsored this year by Boar’s Head, Core-Mark and Forrest City Medical Center will benefit the EACC Foundation.

P-W teams open regional play Thursday

Breanna Warren did all she could to give the Palestine-Wheatley Lady Patriots a boost, but it wasn’t enough as Hazen held on for a 7-6 eight-inning victory Monday at the 6AA district tournament played Monday at Carlisle.