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The Clinton Yellow Jackets’ Black and Gold football games are Thursday, Aug. 21. Junior High starts at 5:30 p.m. and the senior team takes the field at 7 p.m. Entrance fee is a donation of liquid sports drinks or white towels, items the football program needs. Earlier this summer, the Jackets were the Adidas consolation champions in the 7-on-7 Shootout of the South. Next week the Jackets hit the road for a scrimmage game with Berryville.

Time for some football

Aug 21, 2014 4:45pm

The Clinton Yellow Jackets’ Black and Gold football games are Thursday, Aug. 21. Junior High starts at 5:30 p.m. and the senior team takes the field at 7 p.m. Entrance fee is a donation of liquid...

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Photos by Halee Hillyer Caden Hickman (pictured) and the Clinton Yellow Jackets were in fine form at last week’s track and field meet in Harrison. Senior and junior boys placed second in a large field of schools, and junior girls placed first. Mitchell McNeil and Allie Hensley received MVPs, bringing the junior teams trophy total to four.

Clinton teams hit the road

Apr 24, 2014 1:54pm

The Yellow Jackets’ Blake Ludwig competes in the senior boys 4x800 meter relay last Friday in Heber Springs. It was the senior team’s last tune-up before the High School Conference Meet on April...

Levi Leonard of Bee Branch killed this turkey on opening morning of the youth hunt. The turkey weighed 19 pounds had a 9 3/4 inch beard and 1-ne inch spurs. He is the son of Adam Leonard of Bee Branch.

Youth Turkey Hunt

Apr 24, 2014 2:40pm

Peyton Hillenburg, 6, of Clinton killed his first turkey opening day of youth season Saturday, April 12. Peyton was hunting with his dad, Jeremy Hillenburg, when he shot the turkey with a 9.5 inch...

The Lil Zoners and their T-ball opponents take the field for a game last week. No scores are kept in the t-ball games so everybody wins. Photo by Robert Snyder

T-ball teams take the field

Apr 24, 2014 2:05pm

The Lil Zoners and their T-ball opponents take the field for a game last week. No scores are kept in the t-ball games so everybody wins.

Photo by Robert Snyder

Commission sets 2014-15 deer season

Apr 24, 2014 1:52pm

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission set the state’s deer hunting seasons last week, with modern gun deer season opening Nov. 8, archery season opening Sept. 27, and muzzleloader season opening...

Clinton’s Hunter Drexler “gets set” to place 4th in the 800 meter run and 7th in the 1600 meter run.

Track team travels to Heber

Apr 18, 2014 2:42pm

Clinton track and field coach Jesse Wilson talks to a Yellow Jacket about filling in for an injured teammate at last week’s Sara Low Relays in Heber Springs. The senior boys took 7th place in a...

Zane Widener with the 8 & Under team, the Clinton Stingers, is up to bat. The Stingers won their game against South Side.

Baseball time

Apr 18, 2014 2:46pm

Harrison Hall with the Clinton #2 12 & Under team winds up a pitch during a scrimmage game against South Side.

Photos by Denise Burgess/Say Cheese Photography

Zane Widener with the...

Dawson Burgess got a turkey during the Youth Hunt this past weekend. He is the son of Shawn and Denise Burgess of Shirley.

Youth Turkey Hunt

Apr 18, 2014 3:20pm

Dawson Burgess got a turkey during the Youth Hunt this past weekend. He is the son of Shawn and Denise Burgess of Shirley.

Jasper Burgess, son of Shawn and Denise Burgess of Shirley, got a...

The Clinton High School weight team received 3rd place in the state for the 4A division with a total weight of 4,615 pounds. (From left) Harrison Lester, a junior, is the state champ in the 242 pound weight class. He bench pressed 325 pounds and power cleaned 300 pounds; Robert Ferrell, a junior, is the defending state champ in the 148 pound weight class. He bench pressed 275 pounds and power cleaned 245 pounds; Stephen Sappington, a senior, took third in the 220 pound weight class. He bench pressed 315 pounds and power cleaned 270 pounds.

Jackets power to 3rd

Apr 18, 2014 3:18pm

The Clinton High School weight team received 3rd place in the state for the 4A division with a total weight of 4,615 pounds. (From left) Harrison Lester, a junior, is the state champ in the 242...

The Zoners T-ball team hustles for the ball during their first game last week.

T-ball tykes take the field

Apr 18, 2014 3:16pm

The Zoners T-ball team hustles for the ball during their first game last week.

Bass tournament raises $3,000

Apr 02, 2014 4:41pm

On the morning of March 22, fishermen from across central Arkansas gathered at Devil’s Fork Recreation Area on Greers Ferry Lake to compete in the 7th Annual Ozark Health Foundation Bass...

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