Sixteen-month-old Kipton Brown tries some of the first Cave City watermelons of the season that his grandfather delivered to him in Hoxie. Kipton is … Read More


In other news

Canoe race kicks off Friday

It may be hard to tell who is most excited about this year’s canoe race: Organizer George Latus or the 100-plus participants. Latus …

Man jailed after fleeing

A man who fled from a police officer and was later caught said he was just trying to avoid a speeding ticket. Michael …

CC sets registration, open house

CAVE CITY — The Cave City School District has announced registration dates for students. Times are from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day …

Prison inmate stabbed

GRADY (AP) — An Arkansas state prison inmate was hospitalized after a stabbing at the Varner Unit in Grady. State Department of Correction …

Sports

BHS golf team loses top scorers

The Batesville Pioneer golf team, the 5A-East District Tournament runner-up last fall, took a hit when their top two scorers and only seniors chose …

Late models top card

LOCUST GROVE — The COMP Cams Super Dirt Series late models will provide the feature show at the Batesville Motor Speedway Friday night with …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, July 28 - Sunday, July 31, 2016.

Sports Briefs

Pro football NEW YORK (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says the New York Jets have re-signed Ryan Fitzpatrick to …

Lyon soccer makes coaching changes

Lyon College has made a pair of coaching changes involving its intercollegiate soccer teams, according to Director of Athletics Kevin Jenkins. Michael …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, July 28 - Sunday, July 31, 2016.