News of Other Days

June 20, 2016 36 YEARS AGO Shelby Whittington, the daughter of Nana and Bill Whittington, may not be able to reach the row of Caldecot …

Ham radio field day planned

June 20, 2016 Members of the Batesville Area Radio Club will participate in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise Saturday and Sunday at 355 Radio …

Sharp pageant details announced

June 20, 2016 ASH FLAT — Several beauty pageants will be held in conjunction with the 2016 Sharp County Fair July 26 through July 30 at the …

Livestock testing set

June 20, 2016 A free livestock testing clinic for cattle, swine and poultry entering the 2016 Independence County Fair will be held from 4 to 6 p.m.

4-H club holds rabbit, goat workshop

June 20, 2016 THIDA — Diamond T 4-H Club sponsored a rabbit and goat workshop June 4 at the Thida Community Center. Members and parents led the …

Just Jacob

June 17, 2016 FRANKLIN — If Jacob Bailey ever meets you, chances are he won’t forget you. The 23-year-old Franklin resident has almost total recall memory …

Bank donates to airport project

June 17, 2016 SOUTHSIDE — First Community Bank has donated $10,000 to the Batesville Regional Airport to assist with the cost of its recent terminal renovation expenses.