January 24, 2017
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The Gainesville High School boys' basketball team will play their first game in the Sparta Trojans Basketball Classic on Tuesday. The Bulldogs meet Fordland at 7:30. In other high school basketball, Cotter hosts Viola, Norfork travels to Timbo, ...Read More
The Mountain Home High School basketball teams return home to conclude the first half of district play. The Bombers and Lady Bombers welcome Searcy to the Hangar on Tuesday. Mountain Home's girls are currently tied for the lead in the 6A/5A-2 as ...Read More
The Mountain Home High School bowling teams had a good evening Monday at the Jonesboro Bowling Center as they swept a pair of matches over Nettleton. The girls' match ended with the Lady Bombers blanking the Lady Raiders 13-0. Mountain Home's ...Read More
Two area high school boys' basketball teams began action Monday in the Sparta Trojans Basketball Classic. Bakersfield fell to top-seeded Fair Grove 87-31, and Forsyth defeated the host school 59-34. Bakersfield meets Sparta in Friday's consolation ...Read More
     JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) _ Deven Simms scored 23 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, both career highs, to lead Arkansas State to a 74-62 win over South Alabama on Monday night. Tamas Bruce and Devin Carter added 13 ...Read More
     LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) _ Jordon Varnado scored 24 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, Jeremy Hollimon added 23 points and Troy beat Little Rock 78-69 on Monday night. The teams combined for 58 free-throw attempts ...Read More
    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Alecia Cooley led the way with 10 points and eight rebounds in Southeastern Conference action against Missouri in Bud Walton Arena on Monday. The Razorbacks fell to the Tigers 60-46. All 10 players ...Read More
The Mountain Home Parks and Recreation Department is hosting another season of youth basketball for kids in Kindergarten through fourth grades. Registrations will run through Saturday at the L.C. Sammons Youth Center. The entry fee is $45 with a ...Read More
Two area high school boys' basketball teams will begin play in the Sparta Trojans Basketball Classic on Monday. Bakersfield tips off against top-seeded Fair Grove at 6:00, and Forsyth meets the host team at 7:30. Dora's boys will play their opener ...Read More
Monday's bowling schedule includes Mountain Home heading to the Jonesboro Bowling Center will they will go up against Nettleton. Action begins at four p.m. Elsewhere, Flippin takes on Melbourne at Bull Shoals ...Read More
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ The Major League Baseball community is mourning the deaths of Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura who died in atraffic accident in his native Dominican Republic. A highway patrol spokesman said ...Read More
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Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(WASHINGTON) -- Former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning will be attending the joint House-Senate GOP retreat later this week in Philadelphia, a senior House GOP aide confirms to ABC News.The two-time Super Bowl champion will be addressing House Republicans there on Thursday -- the same day as President Trump and United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May, who will both speak with House and Senate Republicans.Manning's attendance was first reported by Politico.Copyright &
01/24/2017 10:40:00am
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONWashington 109, Charlotte 99Miami 105, Golden State 102Sacramento 109, Detroit 104San Antonio 112, Brooklyn 86LA Clippers 115, Atlanta 105Milwaukee 127, Houston 114New Orleans 124, Cleveland 122NY Knicks 109, Indiana 103Oklahoma City 97, Utah 95NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEWashington 6, Carolina 1NY Rangers 3, LA Kings 2Toronto 4, Calgary 0Anaheim 3, Winnipeg 2Arizona 3, Florida 2 (OT)San Jose 5, C
01/24/2017 03:29:00am
Kirk Irwin/Getty Images(OTTAWA) -- NHL forward Zack Smith has signed a four-year, $13 million contract to stay with the Ottawa Senators through the 2020-21 season.The 28-year-old Saskatchewan native, who is in his final year of a four-year deal with the team, addressed his new contract via the Senators Twitter account writing, "I'm very happy to get this done and I'm looking forward to the future here in Ottawa." "I'm very happy to get this done and I'm looking forward to the future here in
01/23/2017 07:38:00pm
Ronald Martinez/Getty Images(DALLAS) -- Los Angeles Lakers first-year coach Luke Walton didn't mince words after the franchise's worst, 49-point loss to the Dallas Mavericks."Honestly, it's embarrassing for us as a team and for us as an organization, for our Laker fans that are so good to us," Walton said post-game according to ESPN. The team's previous worst margin of defeat  was a 48-point loss to the Utah Jazz last March, ESPN reports.The Lakers only had two players score double digits i
01/23/2017 04:02:00pm
iStock/Thinkstock(BOSTON) -- A lawyer for a man accused of pulling the fire alarm at a hotel for the Pittsburgh Steelers says the 25-year-old is a "die-hard Patriots fan," according to ABC affiliate WCVB-TV.Police in Boston said Dennis Harrison pulled the fire alarm at the Logan Airport Hilton at 3:40 a.m. Sunday, before the AFC Championship game in Foxborough, WCVB-TV reports.Harrison, who according to prosecutors was drunk, was arrested near the hotel. He appeared in court on Monday and pleade
01/23/2017 02:47:00pm
Joe Faraoni / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- Tom Brady has done it again, leading the New England Patriots to yet another Super Bowl.Brady led the Pats to a 36-17 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday night, and his biggest fan, wife Gisele Bundchen, took to Instagram to celebrate her "love.""Congratulations my love! @tombrady #gopats," she wrote next to a pic of the duo weraing AFC Conference Champions hats.Brady is a four-time Super Bowl champ and has led his team back to the national matchup even
01/23/2017 09:22:00am
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONGolden State 118, Orlando 98Dallas 122, LA Lakers 73Phoenix 115, Toronto 103Minnesota 111, Denver 108NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUENY Rangers 1, Detroit 0 (OT)Pittsburgh 5, Boston 1Columbus 7, Ottawa 6 (OT)Philadelphia 3, NY Islanders 2 (OT)Chicago 4, Vancouver 2Nashville 4, Minnesota 2NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE PLAYOFFSAtlanta 44, Green Bay 21New England 36, Pittsburgh 17TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL(22
01/23/2017 03:22:00am
Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images(FOXBOROUGH, Mass.) -- It's official- the New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons are set to face-off in Super Bowl LI.The Falcons beat the Green Bay Packers 44-21 in the NFC Championship Game on Sunday afternoon in Atlanta.  In the later game, the Patriots hosted the Pittsburgh Steelers, who were easily defeated 36-17, in the AFC Championship Game.   This will be the second Super Bowl for the Falcons after the team lost to the Denver Broncos 34-
01/22/2017 08:53:00pm
Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images(ATLANTA) -- The Atlanta Falcons have defeated the Green Bay Packers and are headed to the Super Bowl for the second time in the franchise's history.The Falcons will face either the New England Patriots or the Pittsburgh Steelers at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas, on Feb. 5.This is a breaking news story. Please check back for updates.Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.
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