Football

  Jonesboro standouts Darius Thomas & Kevin Pointer sign Wednesday

Thomas is heading to Ole Miss, Pointer to ULM

AAA reveals 2018 All-State Football Teams

Osceola falls to Booneville 35-0 in 3A State Championship

Osceola preparing for first state finals appearance in 20 years

Jonesboro P/K Garrett Childers commits to Ole Miss

Bus with Mid-South football team crashes; one child killed, 45 injured

Osceola beats Rison to advance to 3A state finals

Continued Coverage

  Hayti caps perfect season with Class 1 State Championship

Pocahontas & Piggott in contention for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Year

Hayti holds sendoff before Class 1 state title game

All Arkansas state playoff games postponed until Saturday

Osceola football returns to the 3A state semifinals

State playoffs continue in Arkansas & Missouri

  Rivercrest & Osceola preparing for state quarterfinals

The Colts host Dumas on Friday while the Seminoles travel to Smackover.

West Memphis gearing up to host 6A state semifinals

The 11-0 Blue Devils host Benton on Friday.

Hayti beats Thayer to move on to state semifinals

Hayti beats Thayer 46-12 to advance to the Missouri Class 1 semifinals

Football Friday Night (11/16) - Replays, Scores, Updated Brackets

FFN airs at 10:15pm on KAIT, kait8.com, and on the Region 8 Sports app.

  FFN Game of the Week preview: Earle

FFN Game of the Week preview: Salem on facing Earle

Osceola wins the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

Piggott & Razorback great Gary Adams selected to Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame

Vote for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week (Nov. 9)

Football Friday Night - 11/9 - Replays - Updated Playoff Brackets

  Rector will make history Friday with first home playoff game

The Cougars host Fordyce at Paul Temerian Field.

Mississippi County in the playoff spotlight

Blytheville, Rivercrest, & Osceola are #1 seeds; Gosnell on the road for round 1

Piggott wins the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

The Mohawks hook & ladder beat Osceola by 42 votes.

Football Friday Night (11/2)

You can watch FFN at 10:15pm on KAIT, kait8.com, & on the Region 8 Sports app.

Vote for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week (Nov. 1 & Nov. 2)

Osceola, Wynne, Walnut Ridge, & Piggott are the nominees.

Football Thursday Night (11/1)

Playoff positioning and bragging rights are on the line.

  FFN Game of the Week preview: Newport on facing Osceola

The 8-1 Greyhounds host the 8-1 Seminoles Friday.

FFN Game of the week preview: Osceola on facing Newport

The Osceola Seminoles are 8-1 as they approach their week 10 matchup with Newport.

Piggott to honor Gage Dodd Thursday before the Rice Bowl

The senior died in the summer as a result of a car accident.

Rector wins the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

Max Ford's TD run beat Salem by 697 votes.

Vote for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week (Oct. 26th)

Salem, Wynne, & Rector are this week's nominees.

Football Friday Night (10/26) - Watch highlights & more

FFN airs at 10:15pm on KAIT, kait8.com, and on the Region 8 Sports app.

GR8 Job: Football team on way to game stop to help stranded driver

Members of the Douglas MacArthur Junior High School football team put in a pre-game workout Thursday afternoon in the rain by helping a stranded motorist.

FFN Game of the Week preview: EPC on facing Salem

The 6-2 Warriors face the 6-1 Greyhounds on Friday.

FFN Game of the Week preview: Salem

The 6-1 Greyhounds host 6-2 EPC Friday night.

Osceola wins the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

The Seminoles beat Westside by 103 votes.

Jonesboro DT Kevin Pointer commits to ULM

The senior has 50 tackles, 10 TFL, and 5 sacks this season.

Blytheville forfeits two wins, result shakes up 5A East standings

The Chickasaws used an ineligible player. Nettleton is now atop the 5A East and 8-0 on the season.

Vote for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week (10/19)

Westside, Batesville, & Osceola are this week's nominees

Football Friday Night (10/19) - Highlights, scores, standings

FFN airs at 10:15pm on KAIT, kait8.com, and the Region 8 Sports app.

FFN Game of the Week preview: Rivercrest on facing Westside

The 7-0 Colts travel to Westside to face the 6-1 Warriors.

FFN Game of the Week preview: Westside

The 6-1 Warriors host 7-0 Rivercrest on Friday.

  Marion wins the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

The Patriots beat West Memphis by 71 votes.

FFN Extra Point: Rector

A Cougar senior had a homecoming in more ways than one.

AETN will broadcast 2018 state football finals & 2019 state basketball finals

The AETN/AAA partnership will allow the finals to be televised statewide.

Vote for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week (10/12)

West Memphis, Marion, & Gosnell are this week's nominees

Football Friday Night (10/12) - Replays, Scores, Standings

FFN airs at 10:15pm on KAIT, kait8.com, & on the Region 8 Sports app

FFN Game of the Week preview: West Memphis on facing Jonesboro

The Blue Devils are 6-0 this season

FFN Game of the Week preview: Jonesboro on facing West Memphis

The 4-2 Hurricane face the undefeated Blue Devils on Friday

FFN Extra Point: West Plains

The Zizzers are 7-0 and averaging 45 points per game.

FFN Extra Point: Hayti

The Indians are 7-0 this season

Newport wins the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

Over 2,700 votes were cast on kait8.com. The Greyhounds won with 88% of the vote.

Vote for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week (10/5)

East Poinsett County, Blytheville, & Newport are the nominees

Football Friday Night (10/5 - Highlights, Replays, Scores)

FFN airs at 10:15pm on KAIT, kait8.com, and on the Region 8 Sports app

High school apologizes after a homecoming float goes too far, alludes to death of rival football star

A float display for the upcoming Valley View homecoming game, went viral overnight after a picture of the float was spread across social media.

Cedar Ridge cancels remainder of 2018 football season

The Timberwolves made the announcement Wednesday evening

FFN Game of the Week preview: Marked Tree

The Indians look for another big conference win.

FFN Game of the Week preview: East Poinsett County

The 4-1 Warriors renew their rivalry with Marked Tree

  FFN Extra Point: Marion

The Patriots are off to a 4-1 start

More than a Number: Will Ryan White changes number to honor Erich Smallwood

The Trumann senior wanted to honor a former Wildcat that gave the ultimate sacrifice

Rivercrest wins the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

Alec Hinklin's scoop and score beat Trumann & Westside

Vote for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week (Sept. 28th)

Rivercrest, Westside, and Trumann are this week's nominees

Watch Football Friday Night (9/28) - Replays, Scores, Standings

Watch at 10:15pm on KAIT, kait8.com, and on the Region 8 News app

FFN Game of the Week preview: Gosnell on facing Rivercrest

The 2-2 Pirates travel to the Colts on Friday

FFN Game of the Week preview: Rivercrest on facing Gosnell

Hear from the 4-0 Colts

Pocahontas wins the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

The Redskins edge Newport by 12 votes

FFN Extra Point: Pocahontas

Zavior Taylor had a 102 yard pick-six.

FFN Extra Point: West Memphis vs. Marion

The Blue Devils edged the Patriots 22-20 in a meeting of 3-0 teams.

Vote for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week (Sept. 21st)

Newport, Nettleton, & Pocahontas are this week's nominees

Watch Football Friday Night (9/21) - Replays & Scores

Conference play kicks off in Arkansas

FFN Game of the Week preview: Newport

The 2-1 Greyhounds travel to 3-0 Walnut Ridge.

FFN Game of the Week preview: Walnut Ridge

The 3-0 Bobcats host 2-1 Newport

Harrisburg wins the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

Tayeshaun Warren's truck for a TD beat West Memphis by 158 votes

Vote for the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week (Sept. 14)

West Memphis, Harrisburg, and Piggott are this week's nominees

Watch Football Friday Night (9/14)

Watch highlights from Arkansas and Missouri

FFN Game of the Week preview: West Memphis

The 2-0 Blue Devils host 1-1 Wynne.

FFN Game of the Week preview: Wynne

The 1-1 Yellowjackets travel to 2-0 West Memphis

West Memphis wins the Yarnell’s Sweetest Play of the Week

The Blue Devils edge Rivercrest by 63 votes