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Ghost roams Back in Time

One day while closing up and turning off the lights at her business, Linda Jobe was told to wait as there were still customers on the second floor of her antique shop, Back in Time Antiques. An employee’s husband who was there to pick up his wife insisted there were still customers on the second floor because he saw a …

In Other News

Halloween activities

Batesville Main Street Batesville will present its annual “Fun and Safe Halloween” event from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday on …

City council OKs $300K for wastewater project

The city is under a time crunch to finish line work for the multimillion dollar wastewater expansion project. Tuesday night, …

Fleeing man charged with theft

Suspected in a breaking and entering incident, Robert G. Mead of Batesville led his pursuer on a short foot chase …

John 3:16 selling smoked turkeys, hams, Boston butts

CHARLOTTE — John 3:16 Ministries in Charlotte is again selling smoked turkeys, hams and Boston butts for Thanksgiving. The cost …

Pioneer photographer to be honored

It took 60 years and friends he never knew, but old-time photographer J.R. Lewis is finally getting a monument to …

Calico Rock to hold Halloween 5K night run

CALICO ROCK — The Fill A Bowl 5K committee will host a Halloween 5K night run at 8 p.m. Friday. …

Mount Zion Lodge No. 10 hosts Red Cross blood drive

A Red Cross blood drive will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Friday at Mount Zion Lodge No. 10, …

‘Shrek the Musical’ comes to Harding University

SEARCY — “Shrek the Musical” will be presented at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday in the Benson Auditorium on the …

Sports

Jr. Pioneers face another obstacle to perfect season

With only two games remaining, the Green County Tech Junior Golden Eagles are the next road blocks to a second …

Lady Pioneers win in state tournament

JONESBORo — The Batesville Lady Pioneers, state tournament runners-up the past two seasons, won their Class 5A State Tournament first-round …

Junior Southerners counting down, up with hopes of nabbing part of 4A-2 title

The Southside Junior Southerners are still counting down and up. Thursday night, they will host the West Helena Junior Cougars …

Calico Rock Pirates win 2 of 3

CALICO ROCK — The homestanding Pirates won Tuesday night in non-conference high school basketball games. The Concord Pirates failed to …

Southside knocked out

LONOKE — The fourth-seeded Huntsville Lady Eagles defeated the top-seeded Southside Lady Southerners 3-2 Tuesday in the first round of …

Scot junior answers call, wins league soccer honor

COLUMBIA, Mo. — The Lyon College women’s soccer team needed a boost after AMC-leading scorer Anna Waldman went down with …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Wednesday, October 29 – Saturday, November 1, 2014.

Sports Briefs

College football playoffs WASHINGTON (AP) — Mississippi State, Florida State, Auburn and Mississippi are the top four teams in the …