Category Archives: Sports

Hurricanes finish 3rd at Pocahontas

The Mountain Home Hurricanes swim team went to Pocahontas Saturday to compete in the All-Conference meet. The Hurricanes finished third as Pocahontas won the meet, and Jonesboro finished second. Sierra Trogdon, Reagan Hawkins, Maggie Thompson and Lily

Reds rally to top Cardinals

    CINCINNATI (AP) – Eugenio Suarez and Scooter Gennett hit consecutive two-run doubles in the seventh inning, and the Cincinnati Reds came from behind to beat the slumping St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 on Monday night. St. Louis

Chiefs release WR Maclin

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Chiefs have released wide receiver Jeremy Maclin, cutting ties with one of the most high-profile free-agent signings made by general manager John Dorsey and coach Andy Reid. The unexpected move

Cowboys sign 8 of 9 draft picks

FRISCO, Texas (AP) The Dallas Cowboys have signed eight of their nine draft picks, including first-rounder Taco Charlton. Dallas announced the signings Friday at the start of the team’s rookie minicamp. Along with the eight draft picks,

Daniel signs with Hendrix

A Mountain Home High School senior will continue her athletic career on the collegiate level. Vinessa Daniel signed a national letter of intent to join the women’s basketball program at Hendrix College in Conway. Daniel says one

Derby winner arrives at Pimlico

BALTIMORE (AP) _ Kentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming has made himself right at home at Baltimore’s Pimlico Race Course in Stall 40, which has sheltered many of the greatest champions in horse racing history. Always Dreaming arrived

Manning’s number to be retired

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ Peyton Manning will become the first Indianapolis Colts player to have his jersey retired during a two-day celebration of his career this fall. The weekend begins with the unveiling of Manning’s statue outside Lucas

MH softball swept by Searcy

    The Mountain Home High School softball team suffered a pair of losses Tuesday afternoon at home against Searcy. Searcy won the first game 6-1. The Lady Bombers scored the game’s first run before the Lady Lions

Friday's baseball, softball results

The Mountain Home High School softball team was victorious in its opener in the Ozark Softball Classic at Harrison. The Lady Bombers defeated Nemo Vista 9-1. Maleigha Phan picked up the win as she pitched a complete

Cowboys re-sign RB Darren McFadden

FRISCO, Texas (AP) _ The Dallas Cowboys have re-signed veteran running back Darren McFadden and guard Jonathan Cooper. McFadden will go into his 10th NFL season as a backup to Ezekiel Elliott, who has the league's leading

MH baseball splits with Vilonia

    The Mountain Home High School baseball team split their double header at home Tuesday against Vilonia. The Bombers used a big second inning to win the first game 6-1. Mountain Home scored all of their runs

Monday schedule includes 4 sports

Baseball, softball, soccer and track make up the local Monday schedule. In high school baseball and softball, Norfork entertains Salem, Flippin is home against Viola, Mammoth Spring travels to Brockwell to meet Izard County, and Lead Hill

Cardinals, Braves finish in a tie

JUPITER, Fla.   A home run by Balbino Fuenmayor broke a sixth-inning tie, but Todd Cunningham's run-scoring single for St. Louis reknotted the score and the Braves and Cardinals were forced to settle on a 2-2 finish after 10