Junior Pioneer track team starts strong in Searcy

March 12, 2015 SEARCY — The Batesville Junior Pioneers, defending 5A-East District champions, put together a promising-looking performance in the Searcy Cub Relays Tuesday night, said their …

Louisiana Tech sweeps Lyon in softball

March 12, 2015 RUSTON, La. — Lyon College softball batters struggled against Louisiana Tech hurlers Bianca Duran and Bailey Allen Wednesday afternoon as the NCAA Division I …

Reaves wins conference frosh award

March 12, 2015 HIGH POINT, N.C. — Former Cedar Ridge basketball star Spencer Reaves was recently selected as the Conference Carolinas Freshman of the Year, according to …

Bailey leads 14s at swim meet

March 12, 2015 JENKS, Okla. — Seth Bailey, a ninth-grader at Batesville Junior High, led the way among 14-year-olds in one event at the Speedo Sectionals swim …

Sports Calendar

March 12, 2015 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, March 12 - Friday, March 13, 2015.

NASCAR clears Kurt Busch to race

March 12, 2015 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kurt Busch was cleared Wednesday to get back in his race car and attempt to rebuild a career that was …