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Hospital CEO: WRMC prepared

The potential for a major Ebola outbreak is striking fear in people across the country. White River Medical Center has not treated any cases of Ebola; in fact, the likelihood of the Ebola virus reaching Batesville is remote, officials believe, but that isn’t stopping leaders at WRMC from developing plans to prepare the medical staff, employees, and volunteers in case …

In Other News

Chili suppers announced

Sidney Fire Department SIDNEY — Sidney Fire Department will hold a chili supper from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday. Admission …

Weekend Events

Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, October 24 – Sunday, October 26, 2014.

Harvest Fest set for Saturday

VIOLET HILL — Fairview Baptist Church in Violet Hill will host a Harvest Fest at 2 p.m. Saturday. Activities will …

Parkinson’s support group hosts seminar at WRMC

The White River Area Parkinson’s Disease Support Group will host a seminar from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday in Suite …

Singings to be held

Pleasant Ridge Community Church POUGHKEEPSIE — Pleasant Ridge Community Church, located eight miles northeast of Poughkeepsie, will have a singing …

Service News

Pvt. Logan Roberson, 18, of Pleasant Plains graduated from U.S. Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot in …

Forestry fire show set

LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Forestry Commission Rural Fire Protection Fire Show will be held Saturday. Firefighters from statewide fire …

News of Other Days

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Sports

Lady Southerners rally from 0-2 deficit, win district title

SOUTHSIDE — After falling behind two games in the championship match of the 4A-Central Conference Tournanment, the Southside Lady Southerners …

Bearkatz face big challenge in district-leading ’Noles

The Melbourne Bearkatz face one of their biggest challenges of the season Friday when they host the Osceola Seminoles in …

Rolling Pioneers, Chicks will collide in Pioneer Stadium

Friday night in Pioneer Stadium, high school football teams will try to continue what they’ve started. Last Friday in Wynne, …

Junior Pioneers shoot for record 20th win tonight in 5A-East football game in Bltyeville

The undefeated Batesville Junior Pioneers have a lot on the line when they take the long trek to Blytheville today …

Scot volleyball team falls in Siloam Springs

SILOAM SPRINGS — The Lyon College volleyball team couldn’t get on track Wednesday night, falling to John Brown 25-22, 25-14, …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, October 23 – Saturday, October 25, 2014.

Bullpen battle goes to Royals, levels World Series

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The first showdown of brilliant bullpens went to the Kansas City Royals. After Kansas City …

Junior Pioneers pursue 20th win; QB sidelined

A lot is at stake when the Batesville Junior Pioneers travel to Blytheville Thursday to face the Junior Chickasaws, and …