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Inmate accused of cell damage

Mervin T. Sanders Jr., 37, of Batesville was the sole occupant of a padded cell (H-1) at the Independence County jail on the night …


Lady Cougars win big again

BROCKWELL — The Izard County Lady Cougars picked up their second mercy-rule victory of the season on Saturday, defeating the Jasper Lady Pirates 54-24 on …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, October 25 - Friday, October 28, 2016.

Scots win, lose at soccer, v-ball

After an early goal from Missouri Baptist, the Lyon College men’s soccer team scored three straight goals on its way to victory over the Spartans …