April 10th, 2013
The Magnet Cove Panthers baseball team picked up a couple of wins recently.
On Tuesday, March 26, the Panthers took a trip to Woodlawn and returned with a 1-0 win.
Junior pitcher Conner Wells picked up the win, striking out 16 batters in just six innings of work.
Freshman Josh Smeltzerâ€™s offense helped the Panthers take the lead for good in the seventh inning.
For the full story, see Wednesday's Malvern Daily Record.
I love sports, I really do. I love everything about them, with the glaring exception of one thing â€” the over-increasing number of rules being made each year that serve no real purpose other than to change the sports we love.
Today, I thought I would take you through my own personal list of rules that I would do cartwheels in the street for if they were abolished.
â€˘ The charge circle
In basketball recently, they added a little semicircle underneath the basket to show where a defender is too close to the goal for a charge to be called.
Samuel Elrod, of Malvern, passed away Tuesday, April 9, 2013.
Thomas C. Rogers, 76, passed away Sunday, April 7, 2013, at home.
Janie Lee Whitaker Jenkins, age 93 of Bellaire, Texas, formerly of Malvern, Arkansas,
Captain Everett Eugene Donham of Hensley, Arkansas was born August 9, 1930
Houston McJunkins of Malvern passed away Monday, April 8, 2013
Janie Lea Whitaker Jenkins, age 93 of Bellaire, Texas, and formerly of Malvern,
Warren Edward Garrett Sr. age 86 of Arkadelphia died Thursday, April 4, 2013.
Billy Ward, 81, of Mt. Pine, Arkansas, passed away April 6, 2013.