• SEC’s football power spelled out in stars

    The players are providing the star power in the Southeastern Conference’s drive for an eighth straight national title, not those millionaire coaches. Hop in the backseat, Nick Saban and Steve Spurrier, and enjoy the ride. There’s plenty of headliners on the field, starting at quarterback …

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  • UofA ticket sales begin Monday

    FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — Single-game tickets for University of Arkansas football games will be available for purchase beginning next week. The Razorbacks’ upcoming campaign will be the first under Coach Bret Bielema. Tickets for Fayetteville and Little Rock games will go on sale based on availability. …

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  • Cards rout Pirates, end skid

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Manager Mike Matheny admitted the St. Louis Cardinals’ losing streak was starting to get to him. “It’s something you go to sleep thinking about and you wake up thinking about it and wonder what that sick feeling in your stomach is when …

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  • Talk nearly done on MLB drug deals

    NEW YORK (AP) — Pressure to get suspensions over with before the playoffs could force an end to negotiations in baseball’s latest drug scandal. Monday appears to be the deadline for Alex Rodriguez and 13 others to accept suspensions for their ties to the Biogenesis …

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  • USA Today poll projects ‘Bama No. 1

    ASSOCIATED PRESS —  The Crimson Tide was an overwhelming choice, receiving 58 of 62 first-place votes in the USA Today preseason coaches’ poll Thursday. Ohio State was second and received three first-place votes and Oregon finished third, followed by Stanford in fourth, Georgia in fifth …

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  • Mize, Williams, Runyan win at Newport drag

    NEWPORT — Bruce Mize out ran Edward Littlejohn in the street stock division Sunday at the Newport Dragstrip. David Presley finished third in the street stocks. Joe Williams won the Footbrake division with Jerry Taylor in tow, and Chelsea Cooper finished third. William Runyan won …

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  • Sports Briefs

    Pro baseball TAMPA, Fla. — Alex Rodriguez will start a second minor league injury rehabilitation assignment today at Double-A Trenton, hoping to return to the New York Yankees before any suspension by Major League Baseball. Rodriguez played a simulated game at the team’s spring training …

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  • Saiki leads women’s British Open

    ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — Inbee Park has some catching up to do if she wants to become the first golfer to win four professional majors in one year. Miki Saiki of Japan twice holed out for eagle on the front nine Friday set the …

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  • Sports Calendar

    Upcoming sports events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, August 2 – Saturday, August 3, 2013.

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  • Jimmy Scoggin

    Jimmy Scoggin, 43, of Batesville died Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013, in Sebring, Fla. Born Aug. 23, 1969, in Lansing, Mich., he was the son of Tim and Elizabeth “Liz” Van Alstine Scoggins. He was a carpenter and was of the Christian faith. Survivors include his …

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  • Beulah Bestelmeyer

    Beulah Mae Smith Bestelmeyer, 91, of Batesville died Tuesday, July 30, 2013. Born July 6, 1922, in Springfield, Mo., she was the daughter of James and Elsie Morgan Smith. She was a certified nursing assistant and attended White Water Missionary Baptist Church in Mountain View. …

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  • Irene Moss

    NEWARK — N. Irene Arnold Moss, 88, of Newark died Wednesday, July 31, 2013, in Batesville. Born July 20, 1925, in Newark, she was the daughter of Forest and Ona McDoniel Arnold. She was a homemaker and a member of Newark Church of Christ. She …

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