County teams prepare for season with scrimmage games
Trumann hosted Marked Tree, Piggott and Hazen this past Monday in a high school football jamboree at Wildcat Field. Marked Tree took the field in the first 30 minute session against Hazen and then squared off against Piggott in the second session. Marked Tree head coach Cody Wallis was pleased with what he saw from his team. ...
Trumann Classic Tournament
Local teams win rings at youth baseball tournament in Trumann this past weekend.
Summer Sizzler Tournament
Local youth were in action this past weekend in Jonesboro.
Wild Duck Festival golf scramble this weekend
The annual Wild Duck Festival golf tournament will be held this Saturday, August 20 with tee times starting at 8 a.m. The entry fee for the three-person scramble is $210 with a meal included. Three will be hole-in-one, longest drive and closest to the pin prizes awarded. For more information you may contact Jason Stewart at 870-219-0782...
Arkansas Nemesis Invitational
Nemesis 18 downs Nemesis 14 for tourney title.
Trumann pee wee cheer sign-ups
Trumann pee wee cheerleader sign-up and registration for the fourth through sixth grade will be Friday, August 12 at the First Baptist Church Christian Life Center (gym) from 6 -7 pm and Saturday, August 13th from 9-10 am. Registration fee is $50, cash only. For more information or if you are unable to attend the sign-up, please call or text Camille Turner at 870-483-3012 before Monday, August 15...
Church league champions
Marked Tree First Baptist Church goes undefeated to win league title.
Harrisburg's Gavin Grubbs celebrates with Joey Lagano after his Xfinity Series win last Saturday.
Trumann and Harrisburg participated in volleyball camps recently at Greene County Tech and Brookland.
Trumann Football Camp
Trumann Wildcats hosted a youth football camp last Thursday and Friday at Wildcat Field.
Mountain Dew Tournament Champions
Local teams claim titles at tournament in Jonesboro.
World Series Champs
The Fat City Angels 12U won the World Series title this past weekend in Orlando, FL.
The Marked Tree Indians senior high cheer squad recently competed in cheer camp in Hot Springs.
State Archery Champion
Dalton Vaughn of Lepanto won the C Open State Archery title this past weekend in Donaldson.
Collins Sweep at Eagles Nest
Ben and Kyle Collins took first and second place respectively this past weekend in kart racing.
NFSHSA calls for limits on pitches
The National Federation of State High School Sports Associations (NFSHSA) has called for a pitch count for pitchers to be in place by the start of the 2017 high school baseball seasons. Every state plus the District of Columbia are members of the federation. Several schools across the nation have pitch counts already in place, but Arkansas is not one of those schools...
Basketball Play Day
Trumann hosted Blytheville, Crowley's Ridge Academy and Ridgefield Christian School in a basketball play day last Thursday at Wildcat Gym.
Kinsley Smith catches nice fish in Mississippi.
Local teams takes first place in Jonesboro Softball League.
The Nemesis 12U-Shankle team are currently playing in the USFA World Series in Panama City Beach, FL.
Schools gear up for football season
As the dead period, no contact between athletes and coaches, came to an end this past Friday, the PCDT talked with the coaches at Trumann, EPC, Marked Tree and Harrisburg high schools to see what was on their agendas until school started. Trumann head coach Scott Waymire said the Wildcats started up July 11 with SST workouts that will run Monday through...
Garry Turman Memorial Tournament
Local teams take home hardware from 1st Annual Garry Turman Memorial Tournament.
Xtra Innings Classic has two days of drills and games at Tomlinson Field in Jonesboro.
Trumann, Marked Tree, Rivercrest and Wynne have play day at Wildcat Gym.
Cossey strives to capture photo memories
Anthony Cossey, sports reporter for the Poinsett County Democrat Tribune, has always enjoyed photography. His love for photography is evident in his photos, but it's those shots of a lifetime that keep Cossey shooting away. Cossey's biggest shot to date is now in the player area at Arkansas State University. ...