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<p><strong>See if you can hit it.</strong> Ashdon Ross fires a warm-up pitch before an inning against a conference opponent.</p>

Ross, McClung Share Award Again

May 31, 2016 12:40pm

Sometimes, history—or her-story—repeats itself.

When Ashdon Ross and Hannah McClung shared female Athlete of the Year honors as juniors last year it was a first, a situation where two elite...

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<p><strong>Drawing a throw</strong>. Paige Barr (12) beats a throw down to first in a game against Hackett last week. Barr ultimately scored a run in a four-run seventh for the Lady Rattlers, but it wasn’t enough in a 6-5 loss to the Lady Hornets.</p>

Lady Rattlers Second In Tournament

Apr 12, 2016 12:02pm

The Magazine Lady Rattlers finished as runner-up in their Logan County Classic Saturday. Magazine beat County Line and Paris to reach the finals, where they fell to Pangburn.

The completed a...

<p><strong>Charge and throw</strong>. Bearcat shortstop Hayden Fennell throws out a Lavaca hitter during Friday’s 12-6, eight inning win in Lavaca.</p>

Five Hurlers In Win Column

Apr 05, 2016 1:54pm

When the Booneville Bearcats played their annual intrasquad game Darby Ulmer used 10 pitchers. Through 10 games he has used seven of them in varsity action.

With Brandon Ulmer, who started...

<p><strong>Across the diamond</strong>. Third baseman Trevor Blake throws out a Waldron runner on this play Tuesday.</p>

Rattlers Win Three Times

Apr 05, 2016 1:53pm

Magazine returned from spring break with enough offense to beat County Line, put a little more distance between themselves and Waldron and had a batting party against Hartford on Thursday.


<p><strong>Opposite field.</strong> Alyssa Adair smacks this pitch toward right field against Paris Thursday.</p>

Lady Cats Win League Opener

Apr 05, 2016 1:53pm

After an ugly game at Pottsville last Monday, Booneville’s softball team turned it around on Thursday to pick up a win in their conference opener against Paris.

The Lady Cats face a busy...

<p><strong>Out at first</strong>. Reagan Pickartz squats to field a low throw to record an out against Charleston Tuesday.</p>

Lady Rattlers Play Three Lopsided Games

Apr 05, 2016 1:52pm

Three games, three lopsided shutouts.

The Magazine Lady Rattlers went 2-1 for the week, evening their overall record at 7-7 and winning the Conference 2A-4 opener against Hartford in a game...

Chronic Wasting Disease Confirmed In 50 Animals In Arkansas

Apr 01, 2016 12:48pm

LITTLE ROCK — Fifty cases of chronic wasting disease have now been confirmed in tissue samples taken from elk and deer in Newton County, the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission said Thursday.


<p><strong>Hall of Fame</strong>. Jeff Wilkinson of Booneville has been inducted into the American Rabbit Hound Association’s Hall of Fame.</p>

Two Inducted Into ARHA Hall

Mar 29, 2016 11:40am

A decade and a half of working and loading the dogs, and traveling to field trials recently culminated in the induction into the American Rabbit Hound Association for Jeff Wilkinson and Josh Jones...

<p><strong>Gone Fishing</strong></p><p>Trent Thompson (left) of Roland, Okla., and Brady Dobbs of Booneville took to the water Wednesday, fishing between the river beside Highway 109 south of Magazine.</p>

Gone Fishing

Mar 29, 2016 11:39am

Spring break meant a good time to go fishing for some.

<p><strong>Fielding his position</strong>. Bearcat pitcher Brady Brasher is set to throw out a Danville runner who had bunted during Thursday’s 9-4 win that opened Conference 3A-4 play for the Bearcats.</p>

Jones Swats Pair Of Home Runs

Mar 22, 2016 11:34pm

Trevor Jones hit his second home run of the week and the Booneville Bearcats opened conference play with a 9-4 win over Danville Thursday.

The win over the Little Johns came in a game that...

Rattlers Struggle At Plate Heading Into Spring Break

Mar 22, 2016 11:34pm

Spring break may have started a little early for the Magazine Rattler bats.

The Rattlers (1-5) saw a 4-1 lead turn into a 5-4 walkoff loss at Waldron on Wednesday in an unscheduled game...

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