The Texarkana area has always been known for having some of the best high school athletic talents in the area who have been recruited or drafted professionally. We always love giving a shout-out to our local talent in the area whenever we can.
The stage has been set for the #3 seed Arkansas Razorbacks basketball team to take on the # 1 seed and third-ranked Baylor Bears in the South Region of the NCAA Basketball Tournament in Indianapolis, Indiana in a late-game tonight. Tipoff set for 8:57 PM central time on CBS.
There's old saying down south -- "Southern bred by the grace of God." Southerners love their way of life no matter what state they're from. But here in Arkansas, we're a bit more particular I guess you could say. So if you intend on becoming an Arkansan you better love these things, too.
Today is National Signing Day for some of the nation's best high school football players. And if you are a Arkansas Razorback fan, you should to be in hog heaven because Coach Bret Bielema signed perhaps one of his best classes yet since being the head coach at the University of Arkansas. According to several top recruiting sources Arkansas recruits are ranked the 21st best class in the nation.
The big game is this Friday! The Orange Crush Pep Rally will be Friday morning (September 5th) at Razorback Stadium. Tickets for the pep rally are $3 and will be sold during all three lunches September 2nd-4th.
Friday night is the showdown of the season! Game time is Friday, September 5 at 8:00 p.m. in Tiger Stadium at Grim Park. Get your tickets to the game NOW because NO tickets will be sold at