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Nearing the finish line


Jacob Wiegand | The Sun



Jonesboro seventh-grader Owen Church makes his way toward the finish line of his cross country race during the Sloan-Hendrix Invitational on Tuesday at Davidsonville Historic State Park near Pocahontas. Church, who is in his second year on the cross . . .


Red Wolves prepare for Eagles' triple option


Richard Shiro | Associated Press

Georgia Southern quarterback Shai Werts (4) avoids the tackle by Clemson’s A.J. Terrell to score a touchdown during the second half of a Sept. 15 game that Clemson won 38-7. Arkansas State visits Georgia Southern on Saturday.

By Matthew V. Roberson, Sun staff writer

JONESBORO — Arkansas State faces its third straight opponent determined to run the football this week. Few teams run the ball quite like Georgia Southern, though.

ASU is preparing for the triple-option . . .


CBS' 'Murphy Brown' is back, ready to 'make some noise'


LOS ANGELES (AP) — Last season's short-lived "Roseanne" revival blew an air kiss to President Donald Trump in its debut episode before it reverted to finding laughs in family and working-class woes, not politics. Expect "Murphy Brown," another . . .



'Making a Murderer' sequel set to premiere Oct. 19


MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A sequel to the popular "Making a Murderer" documentary series is set to premiere Oct. 19 on Netflix. The first "Making a Murderer" recounted the story of Steven Avery and his nephew, Brendan Dassey, who were convicted in the . . .