Taking work home

July 3, 2006 The Pilgrim’s Pride barbecue team members from Batesville beamed with pride when they returned home with two first-place cooking awards from the 47th Annual Poultry Festival for their bone-in

Two meat peddlers jailed

July 3, 2006 Two women selling packaged meat door-to-door in Batesville have been arrested on alcohol charges and for fleeing from officers, according to Deputy Jonathan Brown of the Independence County Sheriff&rs

Shed destroyed by fire

July 3, 2006 Fireworks may have been the cause of a fire in Quail Valley Friday afternoon that destroyed a storage shed and endangered nearby buildings.

Chief makes arrest

July 3, 2006 CAVE CITY — Some Tennessee residents whose vehicle broke down just north of Cave City early Sunday apparently decided to just sit there and drink while waiting on a relative to come and help, ac

Anderson to perform at carnival

July 3, 2006 Country artist John Anderson will be the headline performer for this year’s  2006 White River Water Carnival.

No fireworks inside city

June 30, 2006 Shooting fireworks inside the Batesville city limits is against the law and could cost you money, according to Independence County Sheriff Keith Bowers.