Grass fire ignites, destroys trailer

October 2, 2017 An out-of-control fire in the Northside community completely destroyed a fifth-wheel cargo trailer Thursday afternoon. The Northside Fire Department responded to the fire …

Southerners prepare for homecoming

October 2, 2017 SOUTHSIDE — Southside High School will host its homecoming celebration with coronation at 6:15 p.m. Friday at Stewart Field. The game against the Lonoke …

Home Depot offers child fire safety event

October 2, 2017 Home Depot of Batesville will again host its annual free Children’s Fire Safety event beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday at its Harrison Street store.

FVP holding awareness events; vigil to end week

October 2, 2017 The Lyon College Chi Omicron Society in partnership with Family Violence Prevention of Batesville are hosting a variety of activities Monday-Saturday to recognize Family …

Ozarka expands teacher degree options

October 2, 2017 MELBOURNE — Ozarka College at Melbourne has announced it will offer additional courses in the teacher education program through a partnership with University of …

Scuba certification offered

October 2, 2017 The Batesville Parks and Recreation Department is closing registration for a scuba diving certification class at the community center and aquatics park. Class …

Food courts on agenda

October 2, 2017 The Batesville Planning Commission will meet at 6 tonight to consider food courts. Due to remodeling at city hall, the commission will convene in …