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Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun October 14, 2018
PHOTO BY: Mark Buffalo

Augusta running back Zack McLucas, No. 21, speeds away from Episcopal’s Hayden Smith en route to a first-quarter touchdown in the Red Devils’ 34-32 win over the Wildcats in Little Rock on Sept. 28.

Augusta thriving playing 8-man football

The Red Devils are back — sort of. After a year’s hiatus from playing football because of a lack of numbers for the high school team, Augusta is playing football this year, and it’s a tad different than before. The Red Devils are one of a handful of teams making the transition to eight-man football this year, abandoning the traditional 11-man game. This was something the school and community have embraced, Athletic Director Roy Daniels said. “Our kids are enthused about it,” Daniels said. “The community is excited about it. It’s been nothing but good things. We’ve got some ... READ MORE

Annual arts festival is Saturday in Batesville By MARK BUFFALO

BATESVILLE — The Batesville Area Arts Council will host its third annual Artoberfest on Saturday on Main Street in downtown Batesville.