On Deck

August 17, 2017 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, August 17 - Saturday, August 19, 2017.

Cubs edge Reds on Rizzo slam

August 17, 2017 CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Rizzo hit a grand slam in the first inning and Javier Baez scored on a wild pitch in the ninth as …

UNC academic case reaches infractions hearing

August 17, 2017 More than two years after first being charged with five top-level violations, North Carolina finally appeared Wednesday before an NCAA infractions committee panel …

Minnesota properly handled suspensions

August 17, 2017 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The University of Minnesota followed law and policy properly when it suspended 10 football players last fall following an accusation of …

Bucs, Jags hope to end drought

August 17, 2017 JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Jacksonville Jaguars are closing in on a decade of disappointment. To many, it probably …

Sports Briefs

August 17, 2017 College LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tommy Hawkins, the first black basketball player to earn All-America honors at Notre Dame and who played …

TV Sportswatch

August 17, 2017 Today Baseball Noon ESPN — Little League World Series, Latin America (Maracaibo, Venezuela) vs. Mexico (Tamaulipas, Mexico), at Williamsport, Pa.

Topless 100 race this weekend

August 16, 2017 LOCUST GROVE — The 25th annual COMP Cams Topless 100, presented by Crop Production Services, is slated Thursday through Saturday at the Batesville Motor …