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Calico Rock Lady Pirate are State Bound!

 ​ The Calico Rock Lady Pirates are your 2018-19 Conference and District Tournament Runners-up after defeating the Norfork Lady Panthers 19-0 in a run-rule 3 inning game.  The Lady Longhorns were crowned the Conference and District Champions with a 10-0 District finals score over the Lady Pirates. After a one day rain delay, the Lady…

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Skidmore finishes in top 5 at Miss USA

Calico Rock couldn’t be more proud of their hometown girl Savannah Skidmore! Thursday was an exciting night as everyone tuned in to their TV to watch the Miss USA Pageant. Skidmore was selected into the top 15 after preliminary events. The judges then eliminated five contestants after the swimsuit competition and the remaining 10 continued…

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Norfork wins 1A State Quiz Bowl

Norfork High School Quiz Bowl students are the 1A State Quiz Bowl CHAMPIONS, beating out Izard County Consolidated  at the State Conference Finals for the win. The Arkansas Governor’s Quiz Bowl Association awarded each first place team $3,000 in scholarship funds and each second place team $1,500. Each MVP also received a scholarship.

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Skidmore to Compete for Miss USA

This Thursday night residents of Calico Rock will be tuned in to the tv cheering on Savannah Skidmore as she competes for the title of Miss USA. Skidmore will be among the women representing all 50 states and the District of Columbia will compete for the opportunity of becoming the next Miss USA. Savannah, the…

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Pirates ousted by Deer in OT 1A State Tournament

Thursday nights OT loss to the Deer Antlers  (29-10) ends the Pirates 1A State tournament play (72-66) and brings to a close their thrilling season with a final record of 29-10. The Calico Rock Pirates were ranked 7th in the state in class 1A going into the State tournament, but their highest ranking, earlier in the…

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