Two of the three area high schools are undefeated as they go into conference action Friday night.
The Arkadelphia Badgers are 3-0 after defeating a pair of 6A/7A teams and one 5A Southwest team.
Arkadelphia defeated Benton 42-28 in Week 1, and they took care of Sheridan 48-22 in Week 2.
The Badgers also wasted no time in knocking down Hot Springs Friday night, 38-14.
They will face the Nashville Scrappers Friday night at 7:30 p.m. on the road.
The Gurdon Go-Devils are also 3-0, sitting on top of the 7-2A conference as the only undefeated team.
The Devils took a 40-34 win over the Prescott Curley Wolves to start the season, and they then went on to defeat the Benton Harmony Grove Cardinals
Last week, the Devils thrashed the Marked Tree Indians 52-6 at HSU.
The Devils will be hosting Dierks Friday night at 7 p.m.
The Bismarck Lions have struggled this season, falling to 0-3.
The team fell 52-30 to Murfreesboro in Week 1, and Dierks cut them down, 49-8, in Week 2.
The Lions fell 34-13 Monday night at home to the Cutter Morning Star Eagles.
The team will be on the road this week, traveling to Jessieville to face the Lions at 7 p.m.