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Weevils pick up first win in dominant fashion

MONTICELLO — For more Sundays than he would care to number, Arkansas-Monticello head coach Hud Jackson has come to campus with a daunting task: how to fix what’s wrong without crushing motivation and losing momentum. And for a team that was 0-5, the task just kept getting harder and more frustrating each week.

Wildcats stunned by Bobcats’ rally

HOPE — With a conference championship in sight for Watson Chapel and Hope, it was predictable that Friday’s game between the 5A-South Conference members would be exciting. The game definitely lived up to it’s potential, and it wasn’t decided until the final seconds of regulation.

Alabama too talented to overcome

LITTLE ROCK — The talent gap between Alabama’s defense and Arkansas’ offense is intact, a circumstance underscored by the fact that Alabama made all sorts of mistakes Saturday night and still won comfortably.

Your Best Life - Exercise during pregnancy

Many women and physicians were once concerned that regular physical activity during pregnancy might cause miscarriage, premature delivery, poor fetal growth or musculoskeletal injury. However, in recent years, the stigma against exercise has not only disappeared, but working out has become a recommendation for many women with uncomplicated pregnancies. Participation in regular weight-bearing exercise has been shown to improve fitness in the mother, restrict weight gain without compromising the growth of the child and decrease recovery time after the birth. It is also suggested that exercise helps prevent gestational diabetes.

Arkansas heads to Rocky Top

FAYETTEVILLE — During July’s Southeastern Conference Media Days general consensus was Arkansas-at-Tennessee was one of the five most intriguing games of the SEC schedule. The promising Volunteers were a hot pick to finish near the top of the East. Arkansas were the same in the West.

Warren holds off Star City

STAR CITY — The Warren Lumberjacks defeated the Star City Bulldogs 35-23 Friday at Star City. It looked hopeful for Star City, who had narrowed a 12-point lead to 5 with less than five minutes to play.

Are you ready?

“But when the Son of Man comes in His glory, and all the angels with Him, then He will sit on His glorious throne. All the nations will be gathered before Him; and He will separate them from one another, as the shepherd separates the sheep from the goats; and He will put the sheep on His right, and the goats on the left.” Matthew 25:31-33

Help teen maintain healthy weight by setting example

Q. My 15-year-old daughter is overweight. I don’t want to dwell on her weight because I am fearful that she will develop an eating disorder. She tells me that there are several girls in her school who are anorexic or bulimic. Is there a way I can get her to manage her weight problem without her becoming defensive or developing a disorder? I’ve noticed that she is spending more time in her room.