Bad Boy Mowers Splash and Dash for Literacy Triathlon results

IMAGE: Some of the winners from Saturday's Bad Boy Mowers Splash and Dash for Literacy competition. The Bad Boy Mowers Splash and Dash for Literacy was held Saturday, July 13, in Batesville. The event, a fundraiser for the Ozark Foothills Literacy Project, consisted of a...

Vicki Stephenson/Shelter Insurance names Southerner Athletes of the Week

The Vicki Stephenson/Shelter Insurance Southside Southerner Athletes of the Week have been announced. Pictured above are Chris Vines (far left), the "Voice of the Southerners" on 99.5 Hits Now, standing with Southerner wide receiver Will Sitkowski and Vicki Stephenson (far right) standing with Southerner...

Results from Thursday’s Mark Martin Automotive/Lyon College tourney action

The Mark Martin Automotive/Lyon College High School Invitational Basketball Tournament is running through Dec. 9 at Becknell Gym on the campus of Lyon. Here are Thursday's results: Game 9: (Girls) Wynne 27 vs. Cave City 67 Game 10: (Boys) Pocahontas 54 vs. Viola 41 Game 11: (Girls) Izard County 31 vs. Viola...

Pioneers advance to next round in state championship soccer

Quarterfinal action of the boys 4A state soccer tournament pit the Batesville Pioneers against Pulaski Robinson. Southside senior Daniel Terreaux scored the first goal of the game at the 18:26 mark of the first half for Batesville. Less than 10 minutes later at the 10:40 mark,...

Scots women’s basketball falls in second round of NAIA Tournament

BILLINGS, Mont. – The Lyon College women’s basketball team had a tough challenge ahead of them in the second round of the NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball Championship on Friday afternoon. The 5-seed Scots were going up against 1-seed Montana Western and one of the...

Lady Southerners, Lady Pioneers battle to till the end

For the second time in as many weeks the Lady Southerners and Lady Pioneers softball game came down to the final inning. The Lady Pioneers won in the 8th inning at Southerner field two weeks ago 9-8 and the Lady Southerners returned the favor at Pioneer...

Flight Squad coming to Southside for roundball action

An exhibition basketball team is heading to Southside High School's gym for a night of roundball action. Flight Squad, a team consisting of former professional athletes and Division 1 players who have played on teams in the U.S.A. as well as overseas, will play a local...

Area softball teams place in tourneys

Arkansas Havoc-Orrick finishes third in the recent T.L. Osburn Classic in Conway Pictured, back row, from left to right: Coach Travis Dickerson, Lexi Dickerson, Chloe Sharp, Coach Daniel Gore, Liz Walker,  Madison Walker, Kylie Tharp, Coach John Walker, Gracie McComas, Madison Gore. Pictured, front row,...

LISTEN: Pioneers AD/Head FB Coach Dave King talks state championship game and winter sports with Big Daddy

The athletic director and head football coach for the Batesville Pioneers, Dave King, dropped by the White River Now studios to talk winter sports and tomorrow's big state championship game for the Lady Pioneers with Big Daddy Randy Alan. Listen below, and don't forget, 93...

Scholarship recipients named at final O2 Shootout

William Carpenter, Wilson Davis, Hunter Chase Martin and Avery Strickland have been named the 2018 recipients of the Olson Osborn (O2) Scholarship. The $2,500 scholarship is awarded to students who have shown an interest in shooting sports and was established to recognize and honor Will...

Concord native Roark named head women’s basketball coach at Florida College

TEMPLE TERRACE, Fla. – Florida College Athletic Director, Pat Todd has announced the hiring of Concord, Ark. native Jacob Roark as head women's basketball coach. Roark has been the head coach for the Arkansas 16U women's AAU team, The Bricklayers, for the last two years....