LISTEN: Big Daddy talks Lady Pioneers basketball action with Coach Stan Fowler; listen to tournament on 93 KZLE

The Batesville Lady Pioneers have made it to the 4A State Basketball Championship. At 4 p.m. today, the team meets Farmington in first round action. Be sure to listen to the broadcast live on 93 KZLE. But before that, take a listen to Big Daddy...

Southerner senior signs to join Lyon College football program

Southside High School senior, Quinton Russell signed to continue his football career with Lyon College on March 8. in the Citizens Bank Quad at Southside High School. Coach Edwards reflects, “Coaching is easy when you have great players like Quinton.” Coach Kent of the Lyon...

Southside Southerners take home 4A state weightlifting championship

The Southside Southerners weightlifting team nabbed the 4A state championship at the 28th annual Arkansas High School Weightlifting Championships. The event was held Saturday, April 20, at Charles B. Dyer Arena in Alma. The competition saw the Southerners coming in at the top of the...

Pioneer boys win 4A-3 District Track Championship; Batesville hosts state championship tomorrow

The Batesville Pioneers High School boys took home the  4A-3 District Track Championship at Pioneer Stadium Friday. They edged Pocahontas 186-184. The Pioneers girls placed second to Valley View with Batesville's Taylor Griffin the high-point individual with four firsts and two fourths for 50 points. Several...

LISTEN: Coach Ryan Morrow talks BHS Football Inaugural Blackout Golf Tourney

Coach Ryan Morrow with the Batesville Pioneers is spreading the word about the BHS Football Inaugural Blackout Golf Tournament coming Saturday, June 1, to The Course at Eagle Mountain. The tournament is presented by Citizens Bank and is a fundraiser to purchase new equipment...

12 schools trek to Pioneer Stadium for the Special Olympics, Area 16 spring games

Special Olympics athletes from a dozen of the regions schools and the area's adult chapter made the journey to Pioneer Stadium at Batesville High School on Friday, April 12 to compete in Area 16 games. Students proudly representing Cedar Ridge, Hillcrest, Southside, Heber Springs, Batesville,...

Cedar Ridge names Moody as new head football coach

The Cedar Ridge Timberwolves have a new head high school football coach. Gary Moody was hired via a vote of the Cedar Ridge School Board Tuesday, replacing Danny Brustrom, who recently was signed on as football head coach at Cave City. Moody, a 26-year veteran coach, has...

BHS Swim Team attends first meet of the season

The Batesville High School (BHS) Swim Team attended its first meet of the season Friday, Nov. 9 in Russellville, Ark. The Cyclone Invitational Swim Meet drew 290 swimmers and divers from across the state. The eleven-member Batesville team posted many personal best times and some...

Batesville’s Stan Fowler named Girls Basketball Coach of the Year

The Arkansas Activities Association and the Arkansas High School Coaches Association have announced the 2018-2019 Coach of the Year awards, and Batesville's Stan Fowler has been named Girls Basketball Coach of the Year. The Batesville Lady Pioneers took home the 4A State Championship earlier...

Southerners picked by Hooten’s to play in Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield Kickoff Classic

Chad Hooten of Hooten’s Arkansas Football magazine made a stop by Southside High School Wednesday to announce that the 2018 football Southerners team has been selected to play in the Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield Kickoff Classic on Saturday, Aug. 25 in Little...

BJHS player named to Power Showcase All-American Team

Mark Brissey, a third baseman from Batesville Junior High School, has been named to the 13th annual Power Showcase All-American Team, according to a press release. The 13th annual World Power Showcase will be held in Miami at Marlins Park Dec. 27-31. The event features...