FCity, P-W open season

Forrest City will open the 2016 prep golf season on Tuesday at the Citizens Bank Invitational Tournament field at Batesville’s Eagle Mountain Course and will play in the Blazer Invitational Thursday at Ridgepoint in Jonesboro.

Gabe, Cruthird third at Wynne

The team of Forrest City’s Betty Gabe and Wynne’s Mary Anne Cruthirds, finished third in the championship flight of the Summer Swing Two-Lady Scramble played Wednesday at Crowley’s Ridge Country Club in Wynne.

Mustangs complete productive summer, start drills Monday

As Rich Trail enters his 10th season as head football coach at Forrest City, he still believes that “team quality is better than quantity.” He has had both during his tenure, and the upcoming 2016 season may not be any different.

Seventh-grade team meeting

A meeting for all seventh grade students interested in playing football this year will be held Monday, Aug. 1, at 9 a.m. in the Forrest City Junior High School gym.


FAYETTEVILLE — Though both grew up around Forrest City, Trey Thompson and R.J. Glasper didn’t play much basketball together except one high school season.

Back to his Roots

Ryan Halbert graduated from Palestine-Wheatley in 2006 after playing football for two seasons under former head coach Terry Farmer and one year for Heath Prine where he was a center and noseguard.