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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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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

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

Two Oregon Poets Featured on Central Coast, Jan 17

Apr 15, 2015 • Oregon Coast Beach Connection
He is on the editorial board of Ar Mhuin na Muice (On a Pig's Back), a journal of Irish literature, music, and news. Travis Champ Oregon native Travis Champ will open the January event. ... Love teaches writing at Newport High School, where both Carlos ... More

Michael Wayne “Mike” Allen, Sr.

Sep 11, 2014 • Newport Independent
Mike was a starting member of the Newport High School Basketball Team that won the 1965 Arkansas State Championship. He also, was a Running back for the NHS Greyhounds. As a teammate, Mike was a favorite. Following high school, Mike attended the ... 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

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

Arkansas 4A Jr High Boys Basketball Newport vs Southside

Jan 14, 2015 • (blog)
January 13, 2015 - Newport hosted Southside in regular conference action. Newport could not find an offensive rhythm in either half. Southside records the win with a final score 49-22. Southside's Ervin recorded 14 points to lead the Southerners ... 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

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