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Duke fellow opens new practice

After 20 years in the mental health field, Beverly Caraway recently stepped out on her own and opened her own business, Caraway Psychiatric Services, PLLC and is changing the status quo. Armed with a master’s degree from Vanderbuilt University, Caraway is bringing mental health services into the primary care setting. Located within Dr. Dennis O. Davidson’s office at 2000 Harrison …

In Other News

BREAKING NEWS: Inmates escape work detail

The Independence County Sheriff’s Department is asking the public’s help in locating two inmates who walked off from the Independence …

K-9 helps catch alleged shooter

After eluding police for nearly a week, Joseph R. Bramblett of Sulphur Rock was arrested with the help of a …

Wooded manhunt results in arrest

What’s the cost of a bottle of vanilla flavoring? Extremely high if you’re 23-year-old Cory E. King. He was jailed …

Miss Batesville, Miss White River to be crowned Saturday

The White River Pageant Association will bid farewell to three queens as four new title holders will be crowned Miss …

Fire call uncovers theft

It wasn’t until a shed fire was extinguished that Troy Inloes had any idea he had been the victim of …

Pro-alcohol petition ends in 2 counties

LITTLE ROCK (AP) — A group advocating alcohol sales in dry Arkansas counties says it hasn’t gathered sufficient support in …

Police arrest two men on drug charges 

SEARCY (AP) — Police say they’ve arrested two men on several felony charges, including possession of drugs and firearms. Jonathan …

Stress: It’s all about perception, says RN

Stress leads to disease and one must learn how to change their perception of circumstances in order to control stress. …

Sports

Record holders eyeing White River 4-Mile Classic

The 36th running of the White River Roadrunners 4-Mile Classic will not produce a defending champion, but it might see …

QB questions abound as SEC teams enter preseason camps

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Quarterback battles and signal-caller questions abound in the Southeastern Conference going into preseason camps around the league. …

Martin back in fold with Roush Racing

Mark Martin announced Thursday that he will begin work immediately as a driver development coach for Roush Fenway Racing, according …

Close races trigger dizzying flurry of baseball trades

Baseball fans were still trying to sort out the dizzying deals for postseason aces Jon Lester and John Lackey, Home …

Cardinals avoid sweep in San Diego

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Shelby Miller and three relievers combined on a 3-hitter, Oscar Taveras hit a 2-run homer and …

Football Briefs

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Ray Rice stepped to the microphone, took a deep breath and spoke for 17 minutes …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, August 1 – Saturday, August 2, 2014.

Pioneers, Junior Pioneers to get football rolling on Friday

The Batesville Pioneer and Junior Pioneer football teams will start first on Friday morning with their usual testing and conditioning …