4A State Basketball Tournament at MHS This Week

The 4A State Basketball Tournament begins Wednesday at Panther Arena in Magnolia. Games start at 1:00 Wednesday and Thursday, and 4A games continue through Saturday at Panther Arena. The finals in all classifications will be played next week in Hot Springs. The first game of the tournament for the Magnolia Panthers is at 2:30 Thursday against

Magnolia Schools Dismiss Early Thursday

Magnolia Public Schools will dismiss at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 28, 2019 in order to accommodate as many fans as possible to attend the Panthers’ state tournament basketball game at 2:30 p.m. in Panther Arena. Buses will run an adjusted schedule based on a 1:30 p.m. dismissal time. All campus administration offices will remain open

Panthers Beat Fairview, Prepare to Host State

The Magnolia Panthers beat Camden Fairview 68-47 Saturday afternoon in the 3rd-place game of the 4A South Regional Tournament in Mena. It was the 4th time this season that the Panthers have beaten the Cardinals. Top scorers for the Panthers were: Markeveon Strickland with 19 points, Coby Garland with 18, Braelyn Beasley with 12, and Darrien Ford

Panthers Win Wednesday

The Magnolia Panthers beat Mena 63-46 Wednesday night in the first round of the 4A South Basketball Regional Tournament in Mena. Darrien Ford led Magnolia with 23 points. Kadyn Roach and Coby Garland added 12 and 11 points respectively. Magnolia improved to 19 and 4 for the season. The win secured a berth for the Panthers in the 4A State

Panthers Play at Regional Wednesday Night

Postseason play begins Wednesday night for the Magnolia Panther basketball team. The 4A South Regional, in Mena, pits the top 4 teams from the 7-4A Conference against the top 4 from the 8-4A. The Panthers face the host team, the Mena Bearcats, at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday in their first-round game. The Magnolia Panthers were the conference champions

Magnolia Splits With Warren

The Magnolia Panthers wrapped up the basketball regular-season with a 65-40 win Friday night at Panther Arena. A senior led the way on senior night, as Kadyn Roach had 13 points. Darrien Ford and Braelyn Beasley added 12 points apiece. Coby Garland had 8 and Markeveon Strickland 7. The Panthers were 11 and 1 in conference games; they are 18 and

Panthers Claim Conference Championship

Congratulations to the Magnolia Panther basketball team. They are the 8-4A Conference champions. Magnolia won 75-46 tonight at Hamburg to claim the conference championship outright. Magnolia’s top scorers included Braelyn Beasley with 21 points, Darrien Ford with 20, and Coby Garland with 18 points. The Panthers are 10 and 1 in conference

Panthers Keep Stranglehold on 1st

The Magnolia Panthers came away with a 71-67 win in a basketball shoot-out Friday at Star City. Coby Garland put the game away with a couple free throws late. Garland led Magnolia with 20 points. Braelyn Beasley scored 17. Darrien Ford and Kadyn Roach added 10 points apiece. The first-place Panthers are now 9 and 1 in the 4A Region 8 conference,

MHS Basketball Gets Sweep at Fairview

The Magnolia High School basketball teams went on the road Tuesday to Camden Fairview, and they both came home victorious. The Lady Panthers upset the first-place Lady Cardinals 43-37. Kiara Frazier led Magnolia in scoring with 14 points. Kayleigh Sneed added 12 points. The Lady Panthers improved to 5 and 4 in the 4A Region 8 conference, 11 and

MHS Basketball at Fairview Tuesday Night

The Magnolia High School basketball teams play Tuesday night at Camden Fairview. There is a JV girls game at 5:00; varsity girls at 6:00, and the varsity boys after that at about 7:30. You can hear both varsity games live on Magnolia’s Country 99.1, online at, and on the Magnolia Radio app. The broadcast begins at 5:50.