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247 Preps Basketball Combine

Oct 11, 2011 • by Ron Crawford • Wings Elite Basketball Club
Let's see where the players in Arkansas rate with the rest of the Nation. More

Dayshawn Watkins North Little Rock High School

Aug 24, 2011 • by Terrie Sossamon • Wings Elite Basketball Club
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North Little Rock High School received a boost for the 2011-2012 season with the transfer of top 100 Rated, 5' 10" Dayshawn Watkins, Dayshawn who played on both the Wings Elite 2012 Red Team, and the Wings Nike EYBL 17 & U Team, the stellar play of Watkins as a true point guard who will defen More

VYPE Releases Southwest Select 50 Team

Feb 1, 2011 • by VYPE Arkansas •
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Tulsa, OK--February, 2011 —VYPE editors covering high schools in Arkansas, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, Oklahoma and Louisiana selected the 50-member team based on performance on the field. More

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Newport's Kenny Black receives Patriot Award

Nov 4, 2014 • Newport Independent
Kenny Black of Newport and principal of Newport High School was recently presented a “Patriot Award” by the Arkansas Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), an agency of the Department of Defense, in recognition of ... More

'Koats 4 Kids' collection underway

Nov 11, 2014 • Newport Independent
... Lindley Health Care and Rehab and Billingsley Library. You may donate your coats until Tuesday, Dec 2. Distribution will be held on Saturday, Dec 6, at the Newport High School Cafeteria from 10 a.m. to noon. Newport Independent - Newport, AR. Writer. More

Branch High School Alumni to Gather for Reunion

Aug 20, 2014 • Newport Independent
The alumni of Branch High School in Newport, Arkansas will come together for their 14th Bi-Annual School Reunion to celebrate the legacy of education. The reunion will start on Friday, August 29th with registration at the Newport Business Resource ... More

Renovation projects abound at Newport High School

Jan 16, 2014 • KAIT
NEWPORT, AR (KAIT) – The Newport Greyhounds are improving their doghouse. The new semester has brought not just new classes for the students but a few building upgrades for the high school. The renovations at Newport High School read more like a ... More

NHS Hall of Fame Banquet Aug. 28

Aug 19, 2014 • Newport Independent
The Alumni Hall of Fame Banquet will be held on Thursday, August 28 at the Newport Country Club beginning at 6 p.m. Tickets are $25 per person and can be purchased from the Newport Chamber of Commerce, 201 Hazel Street in Newport. Please RSVP ... More

Michael Wayne “Mike” Allen, Sr.

Sep 11, 2014 • Newport Independent
Mike was a member of the Newport High School Class of 1966. Growing up, he was a naturally gifted athlete with both a competitive and team spirit. Mike excelled in football, basketball, baseball, track, and golf. He was the youngest to be selected to ... More

JCHS to meet this Sunday

Oct 6, 2014 • Newport Independent
The location will be at the Newport Country Club, adjacent to the football stadium at Newport High School. ... Samuel R. Phillips, a descendant of pioneer Arkansas families, was raised in Newport and Batesville by his grandmother, Mary's daughter. He ... More

Sarah Frances Montgomery Green

Aug 28, 2014 • Newport Independent
Born January 28, 1941, in Newport, Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Jack and Faye (Blanton) Montgomery. She grew up in Newport and graduated from Newport High School in 1958. Sarah worked for the Batesville School District, Kid Care, for 20 ... More

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