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DWI, public intox top arrests

A Batesville man who admitted to having no driver’s license before kicking off his shoes and walking barefoot after being stopped by police in …

MSB receives donation

Main Street Batesville recently received a large influx of funding thanks to a sponsorship from Merchants & Planters Bank, who has offered to fund …

Dog incident sends man to jail

A “skinny man with a beard,” who was reportedly confronted by another man who was hitting a dog with a belt, resulted in his …

Sales taxes hit post-holiday decline

Both Independence County and its northern neighbor, Sharp County, are feeling the post-holiday sales decline. For retailers, it means adopting a post-holiday strategy to keep …

$5.5B budget gets review

LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Legislation outlining Arkansas’ nearly $5.5 billion budget for the coming year calls for increases in funding for the Department of …

Sports

Southside soccer teams tie, lose

LITTLE ROCK — After nearly two weeks off, the Southside Southerner soccer teams got back in action Monday with a trip to the capital …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, March 28 - Saturday, April 1, 2017.