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Dessert sports holiday theme

Creamy goodness! — Kathy Sandoz, justapinch.com   Patriotic Cheesecake Ingredients: 4 packages Philadelphia cream cheese, 8 ounces each, softened 1 …

Ronnie Vines

Ronnie Vines, 54, of Melbourne, Arkansas, died June 27. Visitation and funeral service will be Friday, June 30, at Eddie’s Family Funeral …

Danny Coulter

Danny Coulter Danny Coulter, 48, of Hattiesburg, Mississippi, died April 30, 2017. He graduated high school in Batesville in …

Floy Pearson

Floy Pearson Floy Jean (Branscum) Pearson, 71, of Sidney died Wednesday, June 28, 2017. She was born on March …

Haegun Wyatt Ferguson

Corey Ferguson and Rachel Wine of Mount Pleasant, Brooklyn and Aubrey have announced the birth of a son and brother at White River Medical …

Hazel Grace Ashmore

Michael and Jessica Ashmore of Batesville, Gabriel, Abigail and Evie have announced the birth of a daughter and sister at White River Medical Center.

Anna James Mabry Burnside

TJ and Casey Burnside of Olyphant and Avery have announced the birth of a daughter and sister at White River Medical Center on June …

Logan Lee Corrigan

Randy Corrigan and Becky Deacons, Trinady and Hayley have announced the birth of a son and brother at White River Medical Center on June …

Sports

Lockeroom sweeps Highwaymen on road

MOUNTAIN HOME — The Mountain Home Lockeroom American Legion Baseball team scored early and often in its Zone 2 game against Batesville’s Atlas Asphalt …

Lyon basketball team wins ArBCA award

LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Basketball Coaches Association named the state’s most outstanding programs for the 2016-17 athletic year on June 19, and the …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, June 29 - Sunday, July 2, 2017.

Knicks, Jackson part company

NEW YORK (AP) — Phil Jackson wanted to trade Carmelo Anthony and wouldn’t rule out dealing Kristaps Porzingis. Turns out, Jackson is the …