S Deadline for Decatur youth soccer registration ends Aug. 29

DECATUR -- For the 2014 Fall Youth Soccer Season, Decatur is again playing with Gentry through the Gentry Youth Organization. Soccer registration forms are due no later than this Friday, Aug. 29. Forms may be obtained and turned in at the principal's office at either Decatur Northside or Decatur Middle School. Continue Reading »

S Bulldogs ready to meet Pioneers

DECATUR -- The Decatur Bulldogs will open their 2014 season in a benefit contest with Gentry at Pioneer Stadium on Thursday. Continue Reading »

S Private schools decry state athletic rules n Arkansas association prohibits play with nonmember schools

Decatur boys basketball coach John Unger was contacting teams last year to fill a tournament when he decided to invite Providence Academy in Rogers. It seemed like a good idea since Providence is an area team and Unger has a good relationship with Providence coach Austin Bivens. Providence wanted to play, but the private Christian school never boarded the bus for the 30-minute ride to Decatur. Continue Reading »

S Decatur ready for first football games

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