northern arkansas university gym floor basketball court
November 10, 2014

NorthArk dedicates new floor, wins two

Written by: Scott McDonald Courtesy of: Boone County Sports Report HARRISON — The shiny new wooden playing floor took center stage Monday night at Pioneer Pavilion as the North Arkansas College Pioneers and Lady Pioneers honored the donors who made the new playing surface possible. Between NorthArk’s two victories on Monday, college officials recognized representatives Read More

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November 8, 2014

Northark Gym Floor Dedication Monday

By: News Release Courtesy of: KRZK.com Northark athletes will be playing on a bright and shiny new wood floor at Pioneer Pavilion Monday night, November 10. The floor upgrade is courtesy of Magness Toyota and Community First Bank who donated the funding to the North Arkansas College Foundation.  Representatives from both businesses will be recognized Read More

Chipola College
November 7, 2014

Chipola College Gymnasium Renovation is a Slam-Dunk Success

Courtesy of: Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. and MyPanhandle.com The Chipola Indians have built a legacy filled with success and pride. And this month fans have something new to cheer for, a renovated gymnasium worth bragging on. This is the first renovation the MiltonH.JohnsonCenter has taken on in more than 30 years. The renovation cost 1.6 million dollars Read More

Ole Miss Square Jam
October 17, 2014

Ole Miss Hoops Kicks Off Basketball Season with Square Jam

Courtesy of olemisssports.com OXFORD, Miss. — As part of the weekend’s Homecoming activities, the Ole Miss men’s and women’s basketball teams participated in the third annual Square Jam Friday night. “What a great time it is to be an Ole Miss Rebel,” said head men’s basketball coach Andy Kennedy, speaking to the crowd before the start of Read More

salvation army basketball court
July 1, 2014

Salvation Army’s dream basketball court completed

Ryan Smith of The Pine Bluff Commercial Staff One year ago, the newly arrived operators at the Salvation Army of Pine Bluff declared their dream: Within the year, the old gymnasium turned decrepit storage unit would be transformed into a fully functioning basketball court complete with air conditioning units. Now, that dream has come to Read More

earl bell community center
June 16, 2014

Floor, ceiling renovations vault Earl Bell Center back to life

By Allison Munn of KTRE Channel 9 JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – The building is named after an Olympic medalist but the Earl Bell Center in Jonesboro has tarnished over time. Now, thanks to some major upgrades, the city’s oldest recreation center has vaulted back to life. For nearly seven months, the familiar sounds of dribbling Read More

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March 3, 2014

Earl Bell Community Center getting new life

KAIT Channel 8 News JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – Several new renovations are coming to the Earl Bell Community Center. The 78-year-old building is getting new hardwood floors for the basketball court and construction is underway. “It’s going to increase the playability a lot more,” said Parks and Recreation Director Wixson Huffstetler. “The court will actually last Read More

lsu basketball court
October 21, 2013

LSU finishes new basketball court design

Courtesy of Kent Lowe at LSUsports.net BATON ROUGE – It wasn’t quite “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” when it came to the playing surface of the Pete Maravich Assembly Center, but the LSU Athletic Department was looking for a flashier, new look for the court that will be seen extensively on television during the upcoming volleyball Read More

Ole Miss Square Jam
October 9, 2013

Ole Miss Basketball; Campus Recreation Prepare for "Square Jam"

By Matt Barnthouse, Courtesy of oxfordstories.net Last week, the historic Oxford Square was turned into a basketball court for the third annual “Square Jam” event to kick off the Ole Miss basketball season, according to James Hark, director of operations for Ole Miss men’s basketball. “This is the first time that the fans will see Read More

August 26, 2013

Tigers Unveil Practice Court In Finch Center

Memphis, TN-It’s not actually their redesigned homecourt at FedExForum, but it’s close. The past two weeks (Aug. 12-23) while school was out of session, the Tigers practice floor at the Larry O. Finch Center went through a makeover. The Finch Center practice floor is a near-exact replica of the Tigers’ FedExForum court minus the Memphis Read More

August 22, 2013

Basketball Finishes New Court Design

BATON ROUGE – It wasn’t quite “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” when it came to the playing surface of the Pete Maravich Assembly Center, but the LSU Athletic Department was looking for a flashier, new look for the court that will be seen extensively on television during the upcoming volleyball and men’s and women’s basketball seasons. Read More

Winona Christian School
April 11, 2013

Winona Christian School – Sometimes tragedy can become a blessing

Written by Amanda Sexton-Ferguson, Courtesy of The Winona Times and The Conservative Along with hundreds of friends, students, and patrons of Winona Christian School, I waited patiently to get a peek at the newly-reconstructed gymnasium Monday night. Since a fire nearly destroyed the building last October, construction has been ongoing to get the gym back Read More