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Couple wins Imagination Events’ dream wedding

When her boyfriend didn’t pop the question after a year of dating, it was Elizabeth Woodruff’s bubble that burst. Finally, he did, and now Woodruff and her fiance, Stephen Anderson, have been announced as the winners of the Imaginations Events wedding giveaway. Both are Batesville High School graduates (Anderson in ’07 and Woodruff in ’08) and knew each other in …

In Other News

Turning 110

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Evidence gathered in brass burglary – Man hogs bacon, shoves in pants

The apparent removal of a window air- conditioning unit gave burglars access to a Dry Run Circle residence over the …

Asking someone else’s wife for sex leads to arrest

MELBOURNE — Timothy Scott Cannon’s first mistake was asking a woman for sex. His second was hitting her husband in …

Gas drive-off arrest made

MELBOURNE — A Norfork woman was arrested for driving off without paying for her gas, according to Izard County Sheriff …

Keller’s announce new location

SOUTHSIDE — The Bateville Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting for Keller’s Bouncy Houses Inc. at 1 …

Fish, chicken dinner to benefit foster, adoptive association

The Independence County Foster and Adoptive Parents Association will have its annual fish and chicken dinner fund raiser from 11 …

Dream Riders to host ‘Dancing with Izard Co. Stars’

MELBOURNE — The Dream Riders Biking for Children will host “Dancing with Izard County Stars” Sept. 6 at the John …

Jet maker to break ground on expansion

LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Dassault Falcon Jet is to break ground on a $60 million expansion of its private jet …

Sports

Lyon soccer players collect AMC awards

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Lyon College transfer Anna Waldman made a big impact on the Scots’ soccer team in her first …

Coots hits $20,000 golf shot

With Ronnie Coots’ first hole-in-one came the promise of much more. The retired Batesville High School administrator aced the par-3, …

Hogs target 7-straight losers, own 10-game skid

FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas Coach Bret Bielema is focused on beating Nicholls State. There is nothing else he can do at …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sport events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, September 2 – Sunday, September 7, 2014.

Stewart must win in Richmond for chance at Sprint Cup Chase

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart has one final shot to make the Chase, and it’s not a very good …

Hamels, Phillies relievers pitch no-hitter

ATLANTA (AP) — The biggest number for Cole Hamels after six innings wasn’t the zero in the hits allowed column …

Sports Briefs

Tennis NEW YORK (AP) — Bothered by the heat and stifling humidity, Eugenie Bouchard felt dizzy and her vision was …

Scot women blast Ozarks, improve to 2-0 in soccer

Senior goalkeeper Stephanie Spiteri, who has started all but one game in her 3-plus years in a Lyon College Scot …