The Southwest Arkansas All-Stars defeated Texarkana Monday in the state championship game of the 12 and under division of the "O"Zone Dixie Youth State Baseball Tournament. The team includes (not in order): Tyler Beene, Kaden Bryant, Ryan Brown, Caiden Erwin, Jayden Hostetler, Chandler Lowrey, Colton Patterson, William Pope, Aaron Stokes, Braden Tabler, Landon Tollett, Brody Tucker. Coaches are Jay Brown, Scott Lowrey and Matt Tollett. They will advance to the World Series in Lexington, South Carolina that begins Saturday, August 9th.
Widespread power outages from Fayetteville to Shreveport occurred Wednesday night as severe storms moved through the area. Southwestern Electric Power Company reported that about 69,000 customers were without power in the Ark-La-Tex. Strong winds knocked down several trees and limbs that blocked roads in the county. Highway 371, about a mile west of Nashville was shut down for over three hours as crews worked to remove a tree that had fallen on the road and power lines. Crews were still working to restore power Thursday and Friday. Here at the radio station, we received 1.4 inches of rain.
The Nashville City Park is hosting a youth soccer clinic this week. Fall soccer registration is now open. This is for ages 6 to 16. Cost is $40. Deadline to register is August 22nd. Contact the city park for more information at 845-7405.
Pictured are (not in order): Sergio Brand, Maggie Campbell, Hayden Patrick, Zack Patrick, Jewelie Harris, Josh and Seth Feltenberger and Neil Feltenberger is the instructor.