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It’s Game Day!

Sep 19, 2014 5:06am

TODAY’S TICKET: Arkansas Baptist at Booneville

GAME: Booneville (1-1) vs Arkansas Baptist (1-1)

MASCOTS: Booneville Bearcats; Arkansas Baptist Eagles

WHEN: 7:30 p.m., Friday,...

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<p><strong>Take down</strong>. Stephen McKesson is wrapped up by Hunter Powell (67) and Bryson May on this play during a full contact practice last week.</p>

Hyatt Eyeing Injuries, Field

Aug 27, 2014 8:14am

The 2013 Booneville football team was relatively healthy all season. Bearcat head coach says that will need to be the case again for a high level of success this year.

Consequently, he is...

Talking Up Volleyball Season

Aug 27, 2014 8:14am

There just seems to be that little bit of extra chatter around Booneville volleyball practices leading to the start of the season. That is a good thing according to coach Robert Dean, who believes...

Golf Season Well Underway

Aug 27, 2014 8:13am

School may have started last Monday, but competition was well underway by then for the Booneville golf team.

Booneville has hosted two matches at Cherokee Creek Country Club and, in late...

<p style="text-align:center;">Running to daylight.</p>

Purple V Gold Held Friday

Aug 20, 2014 8:09am

Booneville has lost all of 16 — of 85 — games in head coach Scott Hyatt’s seven-year tenure. The preseason record is not nearly as pristine.

There are multiple reasons, a major one being...

<p><strong>Lady Bearcat Golfer Finishes Runner-up</strong></p><p>Junior Lady Bearcat Golfer Darby Beason finished runner-up at the Arkansas PGA Junior State Tournament in Maumelle on Aug. 7. Beason had competed in the PGA Junior Western Region tournaments held at Ben Geren Golf Course, Fianna Hills Country Club, Eagle Crest Country Club and First Tee of Fort Smith. During tournament play Beason posted three firsts and two second place finishes in the 16-18 age division earning her player of the year for the West Region. The top three girls from each of eight regions across Arkansas qualified to compete at the State Overall at Maumelle Country Club where Beason finished second.</p>

Beason Is Runner-up

Updated: Aug 20, 2014 8:08am

Lady Bearcat Golfer Finishes Runner-up

Junior Lady Bearcat Golfer Darby Beason finished runner-up at the Arkansas PGA Junior State Tournament in Maumelle on Aug. 7. Beason had competed in...

<p><strong>Loose Football</strong></p><p>Brandon Ulmer recovers a purple team fumble in the junior high portion of the Purple-Gold scrimmage Friday night.</p>

Junior High Scrimmage

Updated: Aug 20, 2014 8:07am

Jr. High Scrimmage

Grant Rodatz (left) follows his blockers on this play during a Purple-Gold scrimmage Friday night at the junior high practrice field. Below, Brandon Ulmer recovers a...

<p><strong>Heads up</strong>. Justin Shackleford completes the NFL heads up tackling drill by wrapping up a dummy with his head in the proper position and eyes wide open.</p>

Ferocity Within The Rules

Aug 12, 2014 5:05pm

The game of high school football is changing to one of a controlled violence.

“The bottom line is it’s making the game safer for kids,” Booneville head coach Scott Hyatt said last week as he...

AGFC Fine Money Goes Back To County Where Collected

Aug 12, 2014 5:03pm

LITTLE ROCK – When the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission collects fines from game law convictions, the money goes back to the county where it was collected. The money is used to fund educational...

Up & In — First Game Family Tradition

Aug 05, 2014 11:32pm

I have never forgotten my first Major League Baseball game. Believe it or not I did forget some of the details about it, but not the game itself.

It was at County Stadium in Milwaukee, Wisc...

<p><strong>First steps first</strong>. Bearcat linemen (from left) Casey Franklin, Ethan O’Bar, Darren Shaeffer, Hunter Powell, Damien Ashley and R.J. Haynes execute a drill during Monday’s first day of fall practice.</p>

Halloween Is A Long Way Away

Aug 05, 2014 11:31pm

In terms of football, it’s a long, long time until Halloween.

Halloween falls on the ninth Friday of the 2014 football season in Arkansas. That is the night the defending Class 4A state...

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