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LITTLE ROCK — Winter weather may have many anglers sitting at home dreaming of warmer days, but it won’t be long until water temperatures begin to warm to the upper 50-degree range and put the crappie on the move to shallower spawning areas. Anglers looking to clear out some freezer space fo…

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PARAGOULD — Thanks to the continued partnership of the National Wild Turkey Federation and Greene County Wildlife Club with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, a small, yet important piece of land inside the boundary of W.E. Brewer Scatter Creek Wildlife Management Area is now part of pub…

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LITTLE ROCK — Watchable wildlife is typically thought of as a spring and summer endeavor, but there are plenty of reasons to don a coat and get outside during winter as well. Many of the more colorful migratory birds will be making their way back north in the next few months, but birds of pr…

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PINE BLUFF — It may seem a distant memory, but scars from the extensive flooding along the Arkansas River last May and June are still apparent at Gov. Mike Huckabee Delta Rivers Nature Center, a favorite destination for school groups and visitors to Pine Bluff. In fact, it has been closed si…

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KINGSTON — The semifinals in the girls brackets of the 1A-1 District Tournament being held at Kingston were only close in the very early stages of the ballgames.

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ALPENA — The junior high basketball season came to a close on Saturday with the finals of the 1A-1 Junior High District Tournament at Alpena.

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County rivals met in basketball action on Tuesday night at the Pirates’ Cove in Jasper.

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BROCKWELL — Home-court advantage in the district tournament can be a big asset.

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WESTERN GROVE — Ending the regular season with a win can be good momentum entering the postseason.

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LEAD HILL — It was a night to honor seniors at Lead Hill High School on Friday night.

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FAYETTEVILLE —  By himself Arkansas Razorbacks  junior Preseason All-American right fielder  Heston Kjerstad drove in double the runs  than the entire Eastern Illinois Panthers team scored for both teams’ season opening 3-game series  played Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Baum-Walker  Stadium.

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RUSSELLVILLE — Homeruns from Evan Hafley and Trace Maddux weren't enough as the Arkansas Tech Wonder Boys (3-7) fell to the Ouachita Baptist Tigers (3-6), 7-5, in the final game of a three-game Great American Conference series.

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RUSSELLVILLE — The Arkansas Tech Wonder Boys (3-6) picked up two Great American Conference wins in a double-header against Ouachita Baptist (2-7). Tech won the first game, after a 13-hit performance, 8-4, and picked up their second win, 2-0, on a two-run homer from Evan Hafley. 

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JASPER — County rivals met in basketball action on Tuesday night at the Pirates’ Cove in Jasper.

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BROCKWELL — The field is continuing to narrow in the junior high district tournaments for 1A-2.

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MONTICELLO – Four eastern Arkansas wildlife areas will be temporarily closed Feb. 18-29. Freddie Black Choctaw Island WMA, Cutoff Creek WMA, Trusten Holder WMA and University of Arkansas Pine Tree Experimental Station WDA will be temporarily closed while the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s …

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LITTLE ROCK — The inaugural Arkansas Turkey Stamp is now available to order through the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s online licensing system at www.agfc.com. Conservation-minded individuals may also order the stamp at any license dealer, regional office or AGFC nature center. The stam…

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LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s Family and Community Fishing Program will conclude its final trout stockings for the 2019-20 winter stocking season this week at ponds throughout Arkansas. This is the last chance to hook into a specially tagged prize-winning rainbow trou…

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LITTLE ROCK – Impressive team and individual scores highlighted a Saturday of statewide regional competition of the Arkansas National Archery in the Schools Program, sponsored by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.

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LITTLE ROCK — Anglers looking to find the latest information on their local lakes and rivers need look no further than the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s website. The AGFC’s fishing report has been a staple in many newspapers and magazines for decades, helping people connect with their …

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VALLEY SPRINGS — Friday’s matchups between Valley Springs and Jasper went the way of the home teams in the senior games.

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OMAHA — The final 1A-2 regular season game of the season at the Eagles Nest paired Omaha against Western Grove.

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WESTERN GROVE — Aside from the top spot, the pecking order in the 1A-2 is still up for grabs for the higher seeds in senior boys basketball.

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DEER — It was a battle of neighboring schools as Deer and Jasper met in basketball action.

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A conference game as the regular season is winding down didn’t go the way of the home team on Thursday night at the Pirate Cove.

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OMAHA — The final 1A-2 regular season game of the season at the Eagles Nest paired Omaha against Western Grove.

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WARRENSBURG, Mo.- The Arkansas Tech Wonder Boys (1-6) fell in their final game of a four-game series against #4 Central Missouri (5-2), 9-0. Tech went 1-3 against the Mules, after taking game one, 3-2.

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WARRENSBURG, MO. — The Wonder Boys dropped both games of a double-header against Central Missouri. Stormy Taylor and Tristan Thomas had a hit in each game. Josh Detweiler and Thomas had a homerun in the first game. Taylor had an RBI in the second game of the day.

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WARRENSBURG, MO. - The Wonder Boys picked up their first win of the 2020 season, taking down #4 Central Missouri, 3-2 in the opening game of a four-game series. Stormy Taylor had a homerun in the seventh inning and a single from Josh Detweiler scored Tristan Thomas, tying the game in the eig…

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ARKADELPHIA — Dillon Gooding's 16 points and Devante Foster's seven rebounds weren't enough as the Wonder Boys (11-10, 7-8 Great American Conference) fell to the Ouachita Baptist Tigers (9-11, 6-9) on the road, 83-63.

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DEER — It was a battle of neighboring schools as Deer and Jasper met in basketball action.

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LITTLE ROCK – Duck season is over, and turkey season is still months away, but hunters looking for one more way to stay in the woods still can find plenty of excitement in small game hunting. Both rabbit and squirrel seasons remain open until 30 minutes after sunset, Feb. 29.

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LITTLE ROCK — The 2019-20 Arkansas deer seasons are winding to a close, and only a few stalwart archers are still looking for a last-minute harvest before their Feb. 29 deadline. But there’s plenty of time for successful hunters to submit an application for the Arkansas Game and Fish Commiss…

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LITTLE ROCK — Student athletes considering participating in this year’s Arkansas Youth Shooting Sports Program have a new reason to sign up and build their shotgunning skills: the chance to claim a $1,250 scholarship as top gun in the Champion of Champions shoot that will be held in conjunct…

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MOUNTAIN HOME — More than 40 mature trees that fell victim to a freak January windstorm now have a second life providing cover for crappie, bass and other fish, thanks to the efforts of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and a volunteer student from Calico Ro…