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WWII vets honored by French consul

Their clothing was nondescript. No awards pinned to their shirts and no garrison caps worn on their heads. None of the more than 50 people …

WRHS receives mammogram funds

White River Health System in Batesville has received a grant for $17,700 from Susan G. Komen for the Cure Arkansas, according to a news …

Sports

Cougars, Lady ’Katz win match

HORSESHOE BEND — Due to wet conditions, high school golf was not held at The Course at Eagle Mountain in Batesville on Tuesday so instead …

Pioneer Stadium to host pep rally

The annual Batesville Pioneer Fall Sports Community Pep Rally will be held Friday night beginning at 7 at Pioneer Stadium. Pioneer and Junior …

On Deck

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, August 17 - Saturday, August 19, 2017.

Cubs edge Reds on Rizzo slam

CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Rizzo hit a grand slam in the first inning and Javier Baez scored on a wild pitch in the ninth as …

Minnesota properly handled suspensions

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The University of Minnesota followed law and policy properly when it suspended 10 football players last fall following an accusation of …