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Arkansas board votes to end Rebel mascot, ‘Dixie’ song

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A school board in northwestern Arkansas voted Monday to drop a high school’s “Johnny Reb” mascot and “Dixie” fight song after the shooting deaths of nine people inside their historic black church in South Carolina reignited a debate nationwide about the use of symbols of the Confederacy.

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Central Arkansas-Houston Baptist football on TV Oct. 10

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Central Arkansas will appear on TV this season under a deal the Southland Conference has reached with the Sinclair Networks Group.

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Olson named assistant women’s basketball coach at Henderson

ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — Trevor Olson has been named the top assistant coach for the Henderson State women’s basketball team.

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Reed wins Texas League honor before being traded to Reds

SPRINGDALE, Ark. (AP) — Former Northwest Arkansas pitcher Cody Reed picked up his first honor as the Texas League’s Pitcher of the Week just before being traded from the Kansas City Royals’ organization to the Cincinnati Reds’.

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3 Arkansas basketball players arrested on forgery complaint

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Police arrested three University of Arkansas basketball players Wednesday, alleging they used counterfeit money to buy merchandise at three locations near campus.

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