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Bielema, Holtz bookend speakers at TD Club

LITTLE ROCK — Current Arkansas football coach Bret Bielema and former Razorback coach Lou Holtz will be bookend speakers at the Little Rock Touchdown Club during the upcoming season, club president David Bazzel announced Tuesday. Bielema will speak...

McNulty, 44, tests skills at Western Amateur

ROLAND — With five full years of professional golf experience under his belt, Wes McNulty of White Hall is having more fun playing the sport as an amateur. It probably shows in his estimated 40 to 50 amateur victories, including six Arkansas State...

Wichita State Hires Ex-Hog Walker

By Logan Wilson Special To The Arkansas News Bureau FAYETTEVILLE — Former Arkansas catcher Brian Walker has earned a full-time assistant coach position, but not at his alma mater. Walker has joined Todd Butler at Wichita State, becoming the team’s...

Former Hogs go undrafted

FAYETTEVILLE — BJ Young and Marshawn Powell entered their names into the 2013 NBA draft in March following the 2012-13 season, but neither of them heard his name called Thursday. Young was the team’s leading scorer for the past two seasons and...

ASU spring football wrapup

JONESBORO — Arkansas State wrapped up its first spring under new coach Bryan Harsin with Tuesday afternoon’s practice at Liberty Bank Stadium. The Red Wolves dedicated their final two hours of the spring to correcting mistakes from Saturday’s spring...

Elk numbers at all-time high

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas’ elk are growing in numbers, the state Game and Fish Commission was told at its monthly meeting Thursday. The latest aerial count of elk in the Buffalo River country of Northwest Arkansas was 620, according to Wes Wright, AGFC...

Three with East Arkansas ties inducted

NORTH LITTLE ROCK — East Arkansas was well represented Friday night when eight people were inducted into the Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame. Marcus Brown was a star basketball player at West Memphis; Sonja Tate was one of the best female basketball...

AGFC hears favorable report on bears

LITTLE ROCK – Once so numerous that Arkansas was nicknamed the Bear State, the bear population is holding steady at about 4,000, the state Game and Fish Commission heard Thursday. As a whole, the animals are doing well over the state, Myron Means,...