The Southern Bancorp Battle of the Ravine

The thrill of college football returns to South Arkansas with the oldest Division II football rivalry in the nation, the Southern Bancorp Battle of the Ravine.  The contest is between Henderson State University (HSU) and Ouachita Baptist University (OBU) in...

Henderson State goes 10-0 with victory against Ouachita Baptist

Henderson State won the Great American Conference football title outright on Saturday, defeating cross-street rival Ouachita Baptist 42-7. A single-game record of 12,035 fans saw the high-octane offenseReddies offense veer from their norm as a prolific passing attack,...

GAC football: "Battle of the Ravine" rips Arkadelphia today

The final Saturday of regular-season football in the Great American Conference features several long-standing rivalries headlined by the Southern Bancorp Battle of the Ravine between Henderson State and Ouachita Baptist. The KTEN Cup will be up for grabs when East...

Press Conference for 'Battle of the Ravine' football game

Henderson State University and Ouachita Baptist will hold a press conference on Monday, November 5, 2012 at the Embassy Suites in Little Rock. The press conference will immediately follow the Little Rock Touchdown Club meeting to announce details of the Southern...

Police department overhaul coming to Helena-West-Helena

There’s a police department overhaul in the works for a part of Arkansas long known for corruption. The police chief in Helena-West-Helena announced some major improvement plans for the force during a press conference Tuesday. They are aimed at better tracking...

Haven UMC MLK Park donation

Haven United Methodist Church members and VBS participants are pictured inside of the Greyhound Bus Station presenting a check to Clarksdale Revitalization Inc., Director Mac Crank in support of the new KaBOOM!! Playground that will soon be installed in Martin Luther...

Plenty of green in new bank

A local building is the first bank branch in Mississippi to become LEED certified. Shortly after the opening of the Southern Bancorp Hernando Branch in summer 2011, the bank applied for LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification. The United...

Southern Bancorp branch earns LEED certification

Shortly after the opening of the Southern Bancorp Hernando Branch in summer 2011, Southern applied for LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification. The United States Green Building Council (USGBC) has now awarded the Hernando Branch its LEED...

KaBOOM! fundraising complete

Dozens of people, adults and children, swarmed Martin Luther King, Jr Park Tuesday afternoon for hotdogs and music in a celebration of a new playground that is expected to get built later this year, provided the project can raise an additional $10,000 for a fence. Mac...