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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 seniors named Arkansas Scholars

May 22, 2015 • Newport Independent
This program was developed in Texas and has been in Arkansas since 1994. It encourages academic achievement by high school students (grades 9-12) and begins with in-class presentations by local business leaders to second semester eighth graders. More

Sylvia Mildred Ann "Ginny" Gray

May 27, 2015 • Daily Journal Online
Ginny attended Newport High School and graduated in 1968. She continued her education at Arkansas State University where she majored in Art. She ran a successful real-estate business with her husband Dan Hanner, also dealing in antiques. She was an ... 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 ... Saturday's events will include ... More

NHS JROTC wins Olympic competition

Apr 2, 2015 • Newport Independent
Newport has placed among the top three teams for the last four years. The good news is that all but Senior, Jackie Macias, will return next year as members of the team. Newport will be the team to beat in 2016. Air Rifle Marksmanship is an elective ... More

NHS Hall of Fame Banquet Aug. 28

Aug 19, 2014 • Newport Independent
Ollie Burton – Branch High School Class of 1956. A.J. Burton – Branch High School Class of 1957. Col. Thomas “Ferrell” Broadaway – Newport High School Class of 1951. Dr. Joe David Smith – Newport High School Class of 1973. Jack Nance – Newport ... More

AGATE Sponsors Community Quiz Bowl

Apr 9, 2015 • Newport Independent
... AGATE (Arkansans for Gifted and Talented Education) parent affiliate is hosting a Community Quiz Bowl competition Saturday, April 25th, at 1:00 p.m. in the Newport High School Cafeteria. email · print. Comment. Newport Independent - Newport, AR ... More

Arkansas 4A Basketball Heber Springs at Newport

Jan 21, 2015 • (blog)
Game play was close after Newport got warmed up in the first quarter. Senior, standout, Nunnah Lee had 19 points to lead the Greyhounds. It was the shooting efforts of Lee, Leosha Gist and Ikeisha Murphy that kept Newport in the game. In the last ... More

Newport High School agriculture program awarded top honors

Nov 14, 2013 • Arkansas Online (subscription)
Steve Davis, agriculture teacher at Newport High School, holds the plaque the program received as the 2013 National Association of Agriculture Educators Outstanding Middle/Secondary School Agriculture Education Program in Region 2. ... His hard work ... More

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