Ruling upheld

June 22, 2007 When Circuit Judge John Norman Harkey granted a class action lawsuit against a local nursing home, the health care facility appealed.

Red Hatter remembered at auction

June 21, 2007 Members of local chapters of the Red Hat Society bowed their heads in a moment of silence in honor of one of their own, the late Sadie Kimberling, as they gathered Tuesday at the Batesville Country Cl

Park offers summer fun

June 21, 2007 <em>(EDITOR&rsquo;S NOTE: This is the first in a series of stories featuring summer fun ideas at local state parks.)</em>

AHEC Approved

June 21, 2007 LITTLE ROCK &mdash; Batesville will have the state&rsquo;s eighth University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Area Health Education Center starting July 1.

Tending to Tami

June 20, 2007 The traditional plastic and silk Memorial Day flowers that grace the burial sites of loved ones are beginning to fade.

City hires engineer

June 20, 2007 The city of Batesville has hired a hometown boy as its engineer, Mayor Rick Elumbaugh announced. The city hired Damon Johnson, a 1993 Batesville High School graduate, who will start Monday.

Escapee captured

June 20, 2007 An escaped inmate who eluded police for the past three weeks was taken into custody Tuesday.

Batesville man to study in Europe

June 19, 2007 A Batesville man will spend the next year traveling through Eastern Europe as an awardee of the Thomas J. Watson Foundation, according to a news release.