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Jazz bands to perform at Melba

The Melba Theater will host an evening of jazz favorites at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Under the direction of Monty Hill, the Lyon College …

Applications open

United Way of North Central Arkansas has announced its new cycle of funding and initiative work for 2018, and interested nonprofit agencies working in …

Sports

Buccaneers down Pioneers in 5 innings

GULF SHORES, Ala. — The Beech Buccaneers cut down the Batesville Pioneers by a 16-1 score in a run-ruled 5-inning high school baseball game …

BMS auto races postponed

LOCUST GROVE — The auto races scheduled for Friday night at the Batesville Motor Speedway have been called off due to the stormy forecasts …

Lawrences win bass club tournament

The team of Keith and Clint Lawrence won the Independence County Bass Club tournament Saturday at Crown Lake in Horseshoe Bend with a stringer …

UCA softballers take down Scots

CONWAY — The NCAA Division I University of Central Arkansas Bears broke away from the Lyon College Scots with a 5-run third inning and …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, March 23 - Saturday, March 25, 2017.