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Football: Bentonville West surging as a second-year program

Before the season, I asked in a column if this was the year Bentonville West would overtake Bentonville High.

Football: Winn turns into 'Wildcat' to lead Pea Ridge

PEA RIDGE -- Drew Winn for the lead from the Wildcat formation?

Rick's Picks: Pea Ridge, Prairie Grove set for showdown in Class 4A

There are many similarities between the growing communities of Pea Ridge and Prairie Grove in Northwest Arkansas.

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VIDEO: Prep Spotlight: Bryant twins double trouble for Prairie Grove opponents

Bryant seniors double trouble for Prairie Grove opponents

Danny Abshier peers through his glasses into the distance and correctly singles out the Bryant twins as they make their ways to practice.

Beeks enjoys breakout season in minor leagues

Jalen Beeks was mostly an unknown, even to die-hard fans of the Boston Red Sox, when he took the mound in March during an exhibition game against Team USA.

Football: Stone Bryant a two-way terror for Tigers against Shiloh Christian

Chalk up another stone-cold victory for Prairie Grove over Shiloh Christian.

Rick's Picks: Prairie Grove, Shiloh Christian matchup part of busy weekend

Folks who live along the U.S. Highway 62 corridor west of Fayetteville have plenty of options this weekend, capped by the three-day apple festival in Lincoln.

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Razorback men, women prevail at Chile Pepper

One of the songs blaring over the loud speakers at Agri Park on Saturday contained the lyric "The Hogs are on fire."

Dirty deeds of basketball recruiting is no surprise

When Ole Miss began piling up 5-star football recruits like ricks of wood, we became suspicious.

Football: Just like old times at Jarrell Williams Bulldog Stadium

An overflow crowd, with young fans hanging on the rails and others standing two- and three-deep around the white picket fence.

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Mike Loyd visits with Rogers High supporters after being named the new head coach of the Mounties. L...

Mike Loyd visits with Rogers High supporters after being named the new head coach of the Mounties. Loyd, 59, has coached for 30 ye...

Published: February 21, 2016

Candace Reed, a fifth-grade teacher at Prairie Grove, displays some items up for bid during a silent...

Candace Reed, a fifth-grade teacher at Prairie Grove, displays some items up for bid during a silent auction Friday at Tiger Stadi...

Published: October 4, 2015

Peyton Powell has qualified for the state meet in the 400 and as a member of Har-Ber’s 4X400-meter r...

Peyton Powell has qualified for the state meet in the 400 and as a member of Har-Ber’s 4X400-meter relay team. He will continue hi...

Published: April 23, 2015

Troy Goss is a starting defensive lineman as a junior for Arkansas-Pine Bluff. He has 11 tackles thi...

Troy Goss is a starting defensive lineman as a junior for Arkansas-Pine Bluff. He has 11 tackles this season for the Lions, who fa...

Published: September 20, 2013

Senior Jacob Storilie will take over at quarterback this season for Prairie Grove. Storlie replaces ...

Senior Jacob Storilie will take over at quarterback this season for Prairie Grove. Storlie replaces Cooper Winters, a three-year s...

Published: September 1, 2013

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