Melba to open doors July 29

April 13, 2016 Come July 29, the Melba Theater will be rolling out the red carpet for its opening night. Joe and Janelle Shell and Adam …

Hobby Lobby coming to town

April 13, 2016 Hobby Lobby is coming to Batesville — a remodeling permit has been filed in the Batesville code enforcement office for the old Walmart building …

Fleeing driver caught after crash

April 13, 2016 Running off the road and crashing his truck while fleeing from Batesville Police sent a Batesville man to the hospital late Friday night.

Soldier remembered

April 13, 2016 Uniformed soldiers unfolded the United States flag and meticulously draped it over the 31-year-old soldier’s coffin. Outside, those same stars and stripes flew at …

City accepts county’s proposal

April 13, 2016 The Batesville City Council formally accepted the county’s proposal to take over 911 and dispatching operations at its meeting Tuesday. Alderman Chris Poole …

Cave City board expels 1, sets calendar

April 13, 2016 CAVE CITY — A Cave City High School student who admitted to writing a letter threatening to bomb the school because she reportedly “wanted …

Relay for Life to be discussed

April 13, 2016 An informational meeting  to discuss Independence County’s annual Relay for Life walk and fundraiser will be held at 5 :30 p.m. Thursday in …

BHS eyes practice facility

April 13, 2016 An indoor, multi-use practice facility may soon become an addition to the Batesville High School campus for all students to use, but the district …