Archive - Mar 15, 2012
The Bryant Hornets were down by four runs at one point, but battled back for a 5-4 victory in 10 innings over the North Little Rock Charging Wildcats on Tuesday in Bryant to start the 7A Central conference season. Two Wildcat errors in the bottom of the 10th led to the win.
Hornetsâ€™ senior Josh Pultro reached on an error by the third baseman when the fielder threw it away allowing Pultro to take second base.
The Bauxite Miners had a three-run lead going into the last inning and held on to defeat the Magnet Cove Panthers 3-2 in non-conference action on Monday night in Bauxite.
â€śWe went into the top of the seventh 3-0 and [Magnet Cove] scratched and clawed back into it,â€ť Bauxite Coach Michael Mattox said. â€śWe walked a couple guys, they got a couple hits here and there. They had the tying run at third base with one out.â€ť
Warren Lee Crouch, age 66, of Bauxite passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2012.Â
He was born Oct. 4, 1945, in Benton.
Mr. Crouch served in the Navy and was a retired mechanic.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Herman and Gladys Crouch; and two brothers, Robert and Ray Crouch.
He is survived by two sons, James Crouch (Elizabeth) of Sardis and Michael Crouch of Bauxite; a sister, Marie Clemmons of Benton; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Chad Frederick Clift, born Dec. 18, 1976, departed this life on Sunday, March 11, 2012.Â He was 35.Â
Although Chad was a Benton native and a 1995 Benton graduate, he had spent time living in California, Illinois, and Louisiana.Â Additionally, Chad traveled the world during his service in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1995 to 1999.