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Halloween events announced

Main Street Batesville will host its annual Fun and Safe Halloween with trick-or-treating from 5-8 p.m. Monday. Downtown residents and merchants will be …

Southside gets sales tax boost from population

Southside’s recent population reassessment resulted in a more than $20,000 boost for Independence County’s second-largest city when it came to the distribution of sales taxes …

Truckload chicken sale slated

A truckload chicken sale will be held as part of the John Herman Hickman Foundation Foster Care Children’s Christmas Fundraiser. The event will …

Batesville, C-Ridge students cast mock votes

EDITOR’S NOTE: Students from Robbie Cox’s Environmental And Spatial Technology class at Batesville Junior High School were asked: who would you elect president? Here are …

EAST Night Out set

The Batesville School District will hold an EAST Night Out event from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the University of Arkansas Community College …


Tech starts fast, holds off BJHS

The Greene County Tech Junior Eagles drove for touchdowns with their first two possessions Thursday night in Pioneer Stadium, and they stood up.

Valley View KOs BHS in semi

JONESBORO — The Batesville Lady Pioneers’ quest to advance to a state championship match for the second straight season came to an end Thursday …

Baseball camp set for Nov. 5

A baseball camp for seventh- through 12th-graders will be hosted by Lyon College on Nov. 5, according to a news release from Rodney Stroud.

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, October 28 - Saturday, October 29, 2016.