Pioneers hit their way past visiting Titans

April 14, 2017 The Batesville Pioneers finally settled things on House Lamberth Field Thursday afternoon with a 7-run sixth inning. Before defeating the Jacksonville Titans 15-9, …

Lady Pirates keep winning big

April 14, 2017 CONCORD — It was a big day for the Concord Lady Pirates’ offense on Thursday as they outscored the West Side Greers Ferry Lady Eagles …

Sports Calendar

April 14, 2017 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, April 14 - Saturday, April 15, 2017.

Anderson, Cubs blank Dodgers

April 14, 2017 CHICAGO (AP) — Brett Anderson beat his former team with five solid innings, center fielder Albert Almora Jr. made two outstanding catches against the ivy …

Westbrook-Harden highlight first round

April 14, 2017 Russell Westbrook against James Harden is a sensational start to the NBA postseason. Golden State against Cleveland no longer looks like the certain …

UA hits 5 homers, route Georgia

April 14, 2017 FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas hit five of Thursday night’s seven home runs while battering the Georgia Bulldogs 14-4 in the opener of  3-game Southeaster …

Steelers chairman Dan Rooney dies at 84

April 14, 2017 Dan Rooney, the powerful and popular Pittsburgh Steelers chairman whose name is attached to the NFL’s landmark initiative in minority hiring, died Thursday. He …

Sports Briefs

April 14, 2017 Baseball ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals say Hall of Fame outfielder Lou Brock was recently diagnosed with bone cancer.