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Daughter arrested for fight

A church parking lot fight with her mother sent 18-year-old Julieann Andrews of Batesville to jail Sunday morning. Batesville Police Officer Amber Branscum …

Man jailed for drunken crash

Victims of a two-car crash at the Harrison and Sidney streets intersection around 2 p.m. last Thursday escaped with no serious injuries but one …

Museum to host Super Bowl Sunday program

Old Independence Regional Museum has been selected to receive the Smithsonian Institution’s traveling exhibit titled “Hometown Teams: How Sports Shapes America,” according to a …

Library group meets tonight

The Independence County Library Board will meet at 5:15 tonight in the library. Regular reports and an update about the Barnett Building will …

Board takes no action

A special-called meeting by the Batesville School Board got under way at 5:12 p.m. Monday at First Community Bank where members went in to …

Sports

Blytheville sweeps BJHS

BLYTHEVILLE — Blytheville swept Batesville in 5A-East District junior high basketball games Monday night as the Junior Lady Chickasaw held on for a 36-27 …

Freezing Day 8K results

Runners in the Freezing Day 8K break from the starting line on Main Street Saturday morning. The overall winners Sarah Stashuk (bib number 839) …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, January 24 - Thursday, January 26, 2017.