Traffic at the intersection of Harrison and 20th streets moves slowly Wednesday afternoon as city crews work on underground utilities. According to city officials, … Read More

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Stolen checks reported

After he got a letter from his bank advising that he had an overdraft of his checking account, Eddie Smart of Magness reported Wednesday …

Batesville student awarded $16K

Katherine Sanders Katherine Marie Sanders has been awarded a $16,000 national four-year Fraternal College Scholarship in a national competition with …

Cord native meets with governor

CORD — A Cord native will soon be working in Washington, D.C. on Arkansas public policy related to dietetics, nutrition and maintaining good health.

Weekend Events

Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, April 29 - Sunday, May 1, 2016.

Museum holds luncheon

CALICO ROCK — The Calico Rock Museum Foundation honored 50 donors and volunteers at the first Foundation Honors Luncheon on April 19 at the …


Rainy forecast makes for changes

With a forecast of rain moving in Friday afternoon and staying with us through Saturday, a number of changes have been made in the …

T-wolves win, lose

SEARCY — The Cedar Ridge Timberwolves won a 3A-2 District Tournament opener Wednesday, assuring them of at least one more high school baseball game.

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, April 28 - Saturday, April 30, 2016.

Wainwright triples, keeps pitching

PHOENIX (AP) — The pitcher’s spot in the order came up with the bases loaded in the fifth inning, a critical juncture in what …