Boys Basketball Summer Update

By: Seth McKinzie A lot of GHS athletes are putting in work during the summer months. For the basketball programs, June is often used as a time for team camps and Gravette Lions Head Coach Matt Busch has seen quality improvement so far in the first month of the summer. “During May and June our […]

Friday Mailbag – What Do You Think of Coach Kelby Bohannon?

By: Seth McKinzie Note: LL has been asked about three dozen variations of the following question. This is just a cleaner rewording done by LL. Question: LL…in your opinion, what can we expect out of Coach Bohannon now that he has been promoted to head coach? LL: This is a great question, and certainly one […]

Mailbag on a Thursday – The BIG Question

By: Seth McKinzie Question: Gravette’s head coaching search…any news? Any leads? Any ideas??? LL: Glad you asked. LL knows at least a few of the names that are being floated around. A few of the coaches interested have reached out via text, phone call, etc., and LL has directed them to Norman Mitchell, the Gravette […]

Monday Mailbag

By: Seth McKinzie This edition of the Monday Mailbag is sponsored by H&K Heating and Air and Women’s Health Associates. Question: Now that the sports year is over what are your predictions for next year? LL: Making predictions is one of LL’s favorite things to do. Once the sports seasons all come to a close […]

Friday Feelings

By: Seth McKinzie Softball Soaring Yesterday the Gravette Lady Lions softball team punched their ticket to the 4A State Tournament. Following the 1-0 win over Clarksville in the first round of the 4A North Regional Tournament, LL sat and wondered about the fast ascension of the GHS softball program. This will be the third consecutive […]

Tuesday Couch Session

By: Seth McKinzie The Tuesday Couch Session will be a regular piece for LL to get thoughts off his chest and spark some lively conversation.  A few years back, LL published a piece (on the old website) stating the opinion that Gravette, the town and school, could be poised to become a place much like […]

LL Monday Mailbag – Edition #1

By: Seth McKinzie This edition of the Monday Mailbag is being brought to you by H&K Heating and Air. For all of your HVAC needs call H&K at 479-366-8901 or find them on Facebook.  As part of the content on Lion Lettermen, this “Monday Mailbag” hopefully will be one of the scheduled, regular pieces readers […]

Lions Baseball Playing for 3-Seed Thursday

By: Seth McKinzie After finishing 2018 7-13 overall and .500 (5-5) in conference play this year’s version of Gravette baseball has brought a bit of resurgence. While the overall record of 12-12 is a bit deceiving as the Lions have had some hard fought games against quality competition, the most important record is the 5-2 […]

Kildow Looking Forward to Return

By: Seth McKinzie Today’s article brought to you by H&K Heating and Air. Give them a call at 479-366-1691 Cally Kildow stormed onto the scene as a ninth grader. She set records. She struck out tons of batters. Her batting average was phenomenal. She got an offer from Arkansas and committed. The Lady Lions went […]