Virginia downs TCU in 15th

June 18, 2014 OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — It took 15 innings, but Nate Irving and Daniel Pinero finally got the job done for Virginia. Pinero’s sacrifice …

Sports Briefs

June 18, 2014 Soccer DAMATURU, Nigeria (AP) — Witnesses said several people were killed when a suicide bomber detonated a tricycle taxi packed with explosives …

Man assaults girlfriend holding baby

June 17, 2014 MELBOURNE — Two Izard County men were arrested for battery last week, according to a report from Sheriff Tate Lawrence. Shortly before 2 …

Sports Calendar

June 17, 2014 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, June 17 - Friday, June 20, 2014.

Dreamy goal wins for U.S.

June 17, 2014 NATAL, Brazil (AP) — Smiling ear to ear after winning a World Cup match with his first international goal, John Brooks had a story …

Kaymer dominates U.S. Open

June 16, 2014 PINEHURST, N.C. (AP) — They could’ve given Martin Kaymer the trophy before the weekend the way he ripped through Pinehurst No. 2 like he …