Shoplifting, gas theft reported

November 17, 2008 A Batesville woman was charged with shoplifting Thursday afternoon after she was reportedly seen entering a Walmart dressing room with several items and then exiting without them.

‘Our Town’ auditions planned

November 17, 2008 Batesville Community Theatre and Lyon College Theatre Department announce auditions for their joint production of "Our Town" by Thornton Wilder.


November 17, 2008 NovaLee Mae Cooley

Area Briefs

November 17, 2008 Army: Iraq accident kills Mountain Home man LITTLE ROCK (AP) - A soldier from Mountain Home died Thursday of injuries he suffered in a vehicle accident in Iraq, the Army says.

United Way needs additional help

November 17, 2008 Meals on Wheels. Little League baseball. Water aerobics for arthritis patients. Monthly boxes of food at Batesville Help & Hope. Battered women's shelter.