S Little resigns as Gentry's head football coach

Will continue to serve as dean of students and athletic director

GENTRY — Many hearing or reading of Coach Brian Little’s resignation as Gentry’s head football coach, though saddened he will not be leading the Pioneers onto the gridiron with his level of professionalism and skilled coaching next fall, will be relieved to know that he plans to continue to serve the Gentry School District in his roles as dean of students and as the district’s athletic director. Continue Reading »

S Lady Lions unable to bring down Lady Elks, Boys grab big win

ELKINS -- Sometimes wins don't particularly come in glowing fashion. Elkins survived a turnover-filled battle with Gravette, 37-33, in non-conference girls' action Tuesday at Elkins' gymnasium ... Four players, led by Dustin Morgan with 13 points and Cole Turner with 12, sparked a balanced attack, as Gravette (4-3) jumped out in front of Elkins with a high-energy charge out of the gate. Continue Reading »

S Decatur loses to Huntsville, beats St. Joe in Green Forest Tournament

DECATUR -- The Decatur Bulldogs senior boys' basketball team traveled east Dec. 9 to play Huntsville in the opening round of the Green Forest Tournament. Continue Reading »

S Holiday Hoops strengthens Bulldogs

Decatur High School played host to eight teams from Arkansas and one from Missouri in the second annual Decatur Holiday Hoops Basketball Tournament at the Dawg Pound (Peterson Gym) in Decatur Dec. 1-6. Boys' and girls' teams from Hass Hall, Mansfield, Lincoln, Gravette, West Fork, Eureka Springs, Exeter, Mo., and the host team, the Decatur Bulldogs, participated in this year's event. There were four games, two boys' and two girls,' on Monday and Tuesday nights. The winners of each contest went on to play the winners of the next game on Wednesday and Thursday nights. The losers played in a bracket vying for a third-place trophy. Two losses and the team was eliminated. Continue Reading »

S Lady Pioneers come up short

GENTRY -- The Lady Pioneers traveled to Kansas, Okla., Monday but couldn't bring home the victory. The girls lost to Kansas, 68 to 36. Continue Reading »

S Gravette rallies, takes game back and wins

DECATUR -- Gravette Lions defeated West Fork, 58-54, in the final round of the Decatur Holiday Hoops Tournament on Saturday to bring home the trophy and regain needed confidence for upcoming season games. Continue Reading »