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Volunteers fill plates for about 50 people who attended the Bethany Project’s Christmas Day lunch at Cave City High School Thursday. The Bethany Project was founded in memory of Bethany Roebuck Etheridge, who died in January 2012. Its mission is to provide love, hope and care to the Cave City community.   (photo by J. Ross Jones)

In Other News

Dog saves soldier; soldier saves dog

Editor’s note: This article appeared in the June 7, 2014 edition of the Harrison Daily Times.   The June cover …

Police don’t link holiday killings

NORTH LITTLE ROCK (AP) — North Little Rock police say a pair of killings on Christmas Eve are unrelated. Officers …

Bio student shares path to success

MELBOURNE — People measure success differently. For Shelby Paschal, a University of Arkansas biological engineering student, her path to success …

Harrison man kills wife, himself on Christmas Eve

HARRISON (AP) — Police say they believe a 42-year-old man shot his estranged wife to death on Christmas Eve before …

Disclaimer can’t stop MH Nativity lawsuit

MOUNTAIN HOME (AP) — A disclaimer posted with a Nativity scene at an Arkansas courthouse did not protect Baxter County …

Quorum court calls special meeting

The Independence County Quorum Court will have a special meeting at 1:30 p.m. Monday at the Independence County Courthouse. Agenda …

Federal officials say Interstate 30 bridge must be replaced

LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Federal officials say the Interstate 30 bridge over the Arkansas River needs to be replaced as …

Arkansas AG presents funds to ASU engineering school

JONESBORO (AP) — Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel has distributed settlement funds to Arkansas State University’s College of Engineering. McDaniel …

Sports

Darius Allen wins Cliff Harris Award

LITTLE ROCK (AP) — A senior defensive end who led Colorado State-Pueblo to the NCAA Division II national championship has …

Heat win LeBron’s Miami return, 101-91

MIAMI (AP) — LeBron James and Dwyane Wade wrapped each other in a pregame embrace, chatted and laughed at halftime, …

Martin made quick impression on Cowboys

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Zack Martin’s best test so far of durability as a pro came with a right ankle …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, December 26 – Saturday, December 27, 2014.

Sports Briefs

Pro football TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals went back to work Thursday amid media reports that Coach Bruce …

Melbourne’s Romero, Haney get top honors

Dalton Romero and Kenny Haney were recently named to the Class 3A All-State football team after leading the Melbourne Bearkatz …

Cavemen eliminated from NEA tourney

JONESBORO — The Manila Lions defeated the Cave City Cavemen 68-58 Tuesday in the first round of the Northeast Arkansas …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, December 26 – Saturday, December 27, 2014.