Preseason tonight: Palestine-Wheatley offensive coordinator Josh Fulcher (center) puts the Patriots through a recent summer practice. The P-W junior and senior high football teams will host Brinkley tonight for a preseason jamboree beginning at 5:30 p.m., at Patriot Stadium. Palestine-Wheatley has a new head coach this season Dwaine Roark. Photo by Fred Conley.
Monday, August 20, 2007
Friday, August 17, 2007
Pregame warmup: Forrest City’s Matt Howton warms up on the putting green prior to the start of Thursday’s high school golf match at Forrest City Country Club. Howton carded an 80, and the Mustangs improved to 10-1 for the year by defeating Nettleton and West Memphis. Photo by Fred Conley.
Getting it mowed: Alfred Hutchieson mows the grass at Sam Smith Stadium. The Forrest City Mustangs will play a home pre-season scrimmage game against Pine Bluff Dollarway on Tuesday at 6 p.m. The Mustangs will open their season Aug. 31 at Pulaski Academy. Photo by David Nichol.
Ready for splashdown: From left, Reid Owens, 7, Jackson Owens, 8, and Brady Devazier, 10, prepare to go down the slide at a local pool. Getting wet is a popular way with a lot of kids to beat the heat wave. Photo by David Nichol.
Thursday, August 16, 2007
Courtyard work: Workers are busy in the area that will be the courtyard at East Arkansas Community College. They are shown working on what will eventually be a gazebo. Photo by David Nichol.
Roof repairs: Employees with Lance Cooper Roofing work on the roof at the St. Francis County Museum. The new roof carries a 30-year warranty. Photo by David Nichol.
Big hit: A Forrest City Mustang defensive player tackles a running back behind the line of scrimmage during a recent practice while junior quarterback Joey Bonds looks on. The Mustangs will host Pine Bluff Dollarway Tuesday, Aug. 21, for a preseason scrimmage game. Photo by Fred Conley.
Junior Golf: The Forrest City Country Club held its Junior Golf Championships on Thursday, August 9. The winners were, front row, from left: Adam Hollowell, Sam Harris, Lucas Whittenton and Chandler Martin. Second row, from left: Mollie Laws, Natalie Turner, Ryan Jayroe, Alex Martin, Taylor Norsworthy and Billy Rauscher Hodges. Third row, from left: Jordan Northcutt, Bryan and Will Whittenton. Submitted photo.