S Decatur loses to Mountainburg in conference opener

MOUNTAINBURG — It was a tough night for the Decatur Bulldog football team when it traveled to Mountainburg Sept. 23 for the first conference game of the 2016 season. This meeting was the second for both teams this season. The first was a benefit game at Bulldog Stadium Aug. 23. Mountainburg took the victory in that outing. The Dragons were one and one coming into this matchup and were looking for their second conference victory. The Bulldogs were looking for their first victory when they took the field at Mountainburg. Unlike the previous game, the Bulldog defense held back the running play, stopping the Dragon offense from scoring on the first possession of the game.... Continue Reading »

S Lions squelch Lincoln, 33-0 Gravette opens conference play with win

LINCOLN -- Thinned by injuries, Lincoln dug deep into their 31-man roster and couldn't keep pace with Gravette as the Lions opened 4A-1 play with a solid, 33-0, conference win at Wolfpack Stadium Friday. Continue Reading »

S Gentry overpowered by Pea Ridge in conference opener

GENTRY --The Pioneers put 21 points on the board Friday night in Pioneer Stadium against a strong Blackhawk team, but they were unable to keep Pea Ridge off the board. Continue Reading »

S Decatur volleyball team loses two conference matches at home

DECATUR -- The Decatur senior girls' volleyball team returned to Peterson Gym last week to take on the Elkins Elks Sept. 20 and the Shiloh Christian Saints Sept. 22 in a pair of conference matches. Continue Reading »

S Gravette picks up wins, Gentry losses

GRAVETTE -- The Gravette Lady Lions downed Gentry and Lincoln last week, winning both matches, 3-0. Continue Reading »

S Pioneers score early, hold off Pirates' late attack

GENTRY — Though the Greenland Pirates tried to steal the game from the Pioneers in the fourth quarter, Gentry was able to hold off the late attack and salvage a 19-12 non-conference victory in Pioneer Stadium on Friday night. The Pioneers struck first, picking up touchdowns in the first and second quarters and another in the third. Cole Cripps carried in a pass and Jon Faulkenberry and Myles Mcferron each ran one across the goal line for Gentry's three TDs. Two first half attempts to make two-point conversions failed. Garrett Matthews kicked a point after in the third quarter. Continue Reading »

S Decatur loses two more conference matches on road

PRAIRIE GROVE -- The Decatur Bulldogs senior girls' volleyball team faced a tough week on the road as they traveled to West Fork and Prairie Grove to continue the 2016 conference season. Continue Reading »

S Lions bring home 47-41 win from Oklahoma

GRAVETTE -- Three touchdowns in the fourth quarter finally gave the Gravette Lions the edge in a tough game at Jay, Okla., on Friday night. The Lions brought home a 47-41 victory. Continue Reading »

S Prairie Grove hands Decatur sweep

PRAIRIE GROVE -- Decatur performed better as Thursday's volleyball match progressed, but their inexperience was exposed against Prairie Grove, with the Lady Tigers producing a 3-0 sweep. Continue Reading »

S Gravette wins another conference match at home

GRAVETTE --The Gravette senior girls' volleyball team posted another conference victory as they played host to the Elkins Elks in the old gym at Gravette High School Sept. 13. Continue Reading »

S Lincoln Overtakes Gentry In Fifth Set

Lady Wolves Break Tie With Final Five Points

GENTRY -- The match came down to the final 10 points of game-four and final five points of game-five as Lincoln bested Gentry, 3-2, in volleyball action Thursday. Continue Reading »