• Margaret MacArthur

    CHEROKEE VILLAGE — Margaret MacArthur, 68, of Cherokee Village, formerly of St. Francis, Minn., died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, at her home. Survivors include her husband, Douglas MacArthur; four children, Phil Carlson of Three Rivers, Mich., Kris Salava of Wyoming, Mary Skillings of Alexandria, Minn., …

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  • A future with Bill Clinton as ‘first guy’

    When Bill Clinton said President Obama should allow people to keep their health-insurance coverage — an early attempt to distance Hillary and himself from ObamaCare — a couple weeks ago I began to worry that the Clintons may be serious about another run at the …

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  • ‘Poor Preachers’ Frank, Jesse James’ connection to Independence, Izard areas

    Beau and I recently attended the United Methodist Church services in Mountain View. The message was on stewardship and doing things on someone else’s nickel. Using the scenario of a restored train station where historic parking meters are still used showing only whether your time …

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  • Lady Southerners win at WBC event

    WALNUT RIDGE — The Southside Lady Southerners defeated the Viola Lady Longhorns 55-44 Monday in the quarterfinals of the William Baptist College High School Basketball Tournament. The Lady Southerners entered the tournament as a four seed and advanced to the semifinals slated for Friday night …

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  • Concord Pirates whip Pioneers, Lady Pirates win in Newport

    NEWPORT — The Concord Pirates jumped to a 22-2 first-quarter lead and walloped the Batesville Pioneers 56-29 in a first-round game of the Newport Greyhound Classic at here Monday afternoon. The Pirates, Class 1A State Tournament runners-up last season, improved to 11-0 as Jacob Roark …

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  • Lady Pioneer recognized by state paper for volleyball

    The All-Arkansas Preps Volleyball Team was announced by the Arkansas-Democrat Gazette on Sunday, and it includes a Batesville Lady Pioneer. Morgan Huff, a senior libero, was named to the second team. Huff helped the Lady Pioneers to a 15-9 record and a runner-up finish in …

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  • Basketball in town tonight

    Harding Academy Lady Wildcats (2-0) vs. Batesville Lady Pioneers (0-5) at Pioneer Gym, 6 p.m. All five starters return from the Lady Wildcat team that went 21-5 last season. Among them are Riley Rose, a 2-time all-state point guard, and Shelby Gowen, who leads the …

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  • Sports Calendar

    Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, December 3 – Saturday, December 7, 2013.

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  • ’Hawks beat Saints, clinch playoff berth

    SEATTLE (AP) — A couple thousand Seahawks fans were crowded in front of the television stage when Russell Wilson walked out of the locker room still in full uniform. Instantly, the chant started. “MVP! MVP!” Hard to argue against Wilson after a performance like Monday …

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  • Deadly shooting reported Crimson Tide loss

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A woman charged with killing a fellow Alabama fan after the end of last weekend’s Iron Bowl football game was angry that the victim and others didn’t seem upset over the Crimson Tide’s loss to archrival Auburn, said the sister of …

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  • Sports Briefs

    College football LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steve Sarkisian was hired as the coach at Southern California on Monday, leaving Washington to return to the Trojans’ storied football program for another run at national titles. Two days after USC’s regular season ended with a home loss …

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  • Sports Briefs

    College basketball Michigan State stays No. 1 for a third straight week in The Associated Press college basketball poll, receiving all but two of the first-place votes. Arizona moved from fourth to second, drawing the other No. 1 votes from the 65-member national media panel. …

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