Golfers label FireLake ‘a hidden gem’

02/23/2021 Adam Ewing 0

According to the National Golf Foundation, more people played rounds of golf in 2020 than the year before, despite the coronavirus pandemic and the initial decrease it caused in the spring. FireLake Golf Course saw its numbers increase and celebrated its best year ever since opening in 1983.

The Last Bison: Wright, Hornos and Newman named RMAC champs on final day

02/22/2021 Adam Ewing 0

The Oklahoma Baptist men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams finished out their final Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Championships with third-place finishes by both squads. The Bison posted three individual RMAC event titles and two new NCAA qualifications on the final day, bringing their total for the conference meet to four for the men and six for women.

2020 in review: Back in the saddle again

02/17/2021 Adam Ewing 0

What a year it was. Last year proved it was time to hedge my bets and take a chance on myself. In 2019, I walked away from a secure full-time gig as a ‘newspaper guy’ to help out a rural school district in need of an English teacher.

Oklahoma Baptist announces 2020 Hall of Fame class

02/17/2021 Adam Ewing 0

Hannah Helker Fields of track and field, and John McCullough, former head coach of the women’s basketball program, were named to the class, while swimmer Daniel Ramirez and football’s Kimes Gilbert become the first student-athletes from their sports in the modern era to earn spots in the Hall of the Fame. The quartet join the hall of fame’s previous 130 inductees to bring the OBU’s Hall of Fame membership to 134.

Boba Fett ignites the War of the Bounty Hunters

02/16/2021 Adam Ewing 0

Announced earlier today on StarWars.com, WAR OF THE BOUNTY HUNTERS, an upcoming Star Wars crossover event, will begin in May. The event will kick off with War of the Bounty Hunters Alpha #1, written by Charles Soule and drawn by Steve McNiven.

Lopez, Niehues and McDuffey named GAC Players of the Week

02/15/2021 Adam Ewing 0

The Great American Conference announced the league’s sixth Men’s and Women’s Basketball Players of the Week for the 2021 season. Arkansas Tech’s Ashlei Lopez and Southern Nazarene’s Abby Niehues shared the Women’s honor while Arkansas-Monticello’s Denzel McDuffey garnered the Men’s award.

A new destiny lies ahead for Storm in Marauders #20

02/13/2021 Adam Ewing 0

This May, the high-seas adventures continue in MARAUDERS #20, but one of the Marauders will plot a new course. As the preparations for the Hellfire Gala come to a head, Storm’s eyes are pointed to a future that takes her off the seas and over the horizon.

UAM’s Pearson, Richbourg earn GAC Player of the Week Honors

02/13/2021 Adam Ewing 0

The Great American Conference announced the league’s Volleyball Players of the Week for the third week of the 2021 spring season. University of Arkansas at Monticello’s Katelyn Richbourg and Katie Pearson garnered the Defensive Player and Setter awards the league announced Thursday.

Mutantkind soars to the top in new X-Corp series

02/12/2021 Adam Ewing 0

The X-Book every fan has been waiting for is finally here. X-CORP, written by Tini Howard (Excalibur) and drawn by Alberto Foche (Dan Dare) will hit stands this May. Taking Jonathan Hickman’s masterplan for mutantkind to the next level, the series will premiere a brand-new group of X-Men that will prove once and for all that mutantkind means business.