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<p><strong>Returning</strong>. Hayden Fennell (5), shown above breaking free for a touchdown against Charleston, will be back for his senior season this year. Bearcat head coach Scott Hyatt is expecting 35 when mandatory fall camp practices begin on Monday morning. (File photo)</p>

Bearcat Football Numbers Down

Jul 26, 2016 1:41pm

There was a time that mandatory football practices, two-a-days back in the day, served as a purging period, stimulating those less inspired to find something else to do with their time.


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<p><strong>Back in the circle</strong>. Courtney Stone was hit be a batted ball Tuesday but was back in the circle the following day.</p>

Lady Rattlers Win Twice

Updated: Apr 19, 2016 12:22pm

Because Union Christian isn’t fielding a softball team, the Magazine Lady Rattler conference load was reduced to a single game at Decatur on Wednesday, made up from a Monday rain out, in a game...

<p><strong>Long ball.</strong> Jeff Dobbs round third after hitting a three run home run in the nightcap of a double header sweep of Two Rivers Friday. The home run was Dobbs’ first of the year.</p>

Cats Score 64 Runs, Win Five

Apr 12, 2016 12:04pm

Facing a five game in four day stretch last week the Booneville Bearcats shortened their work to a mere 26 innings.

A double header sweep of Charleston Tuesday took 11 total innings, in...

<p><strong>He hung on. </strong>Magazine catcher Trevor Blake hangs on to the ball after a collision at the plate Saturday against Scranton. The Rockets’ William Silviera. Silviera had the last laugh with a complete game, 10 strike out performance in a 5-2 win.</p>

Magazine Splits Conference, Tournament Games

Apr 12, 2016 12:03pm

Magazine split a pair of conference games last week, and also split two games in their own Logan County Classic Saturday afternoon.

Magazine (7-7) also took down Clarksville Wednesday in a...

<p><strong>Batting party.</strong> Booneville smashed the ball last week, led by Ashdon Ross who was 15-of-18 over four games.</p>

Lady Cats Hit Homers, Take Over First

Apr 12, 2016 12:03pm

Booneville softball coach Doc Crowley was hoping that the recent 10-0 win over Paris meant that the Lady Cat bats had awakened.

With this past week’s results, there is no question about that...

<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.


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