Torpedoes finish 10th in AAU state meet

July 2, 2014 LITTLE ROCK – The Independence County Youth Athletic Association Torpedoes recently competed in the Arkansas AAU State Championship Summer Sizzler, finishing 10th overall with a …

Sports Calendar

July 2, 2014 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, July 4 - Sunday, July 6, 2014.

Giants shut out Cards, 5-0

July 2, 2014 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals are in a tough stretch against baseball’s hottest pitchers, and they’re not helping themselves with the …

Howard’s best not enough for US

July 2, 2014 SALVADOR, Brazil (AP) — Tim Howard kept the ball out of the net with slides, with dives and with leaps. He couldn’t do …

Nadal, Sharapova fall; Serena withdraws

July 2, 2014 LONDON (AP) — Rafael Nadal ran out of comebacks at Wimbledon, losing to a brash, big-serving, between-the-legs-hitting 19-year-old kid who might just be a …

Sports Briefs

July 2, 2014 World Cup SAO PAULO (AP) — Argentina’s theme at this World Cup seems to be scrappy wins with Lionel Messi pulling through …

Campbell named to All-Arkansas team

July 1, 2014 Joe Campbell Lyon College junior left fielder Joe Campbell was one of 42 collegiate baseball players from 21 campuses throughout …

Batesville 6-year-old all-stars win state title

July 1, 2014 OSCEOLA — The Batesville 6-year-old All-Stars won the Cal Ripken Arkansas State Championship Sunday, competing for the title for the third consecutive year, finishing …