Musicians to gather

May 31, 2016 Batesville community music will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at First Community Bank. Styles include oldies, gospel, country, soft rock, etc.

Property recovered

May 27, 2016 A residence reported as the place to sell and barter methamphetamine also resulted in officers uncovering much stolen property and two people being …

Shoplifting suspect fights police

May 27, 2016 Batesville City Police say two women were arrested for shoplifting clothes and jewelry at the Batesville Walmart store Monday afternoon. One of them, 33-year-old …

Veterans to be recognized

May 27, 2016 CHARLOTTE — John 3:16 Ministries will be celebrating veterans during its Sunday service this weekend. The ministry will recognize all veterans and have …

Unity Fest nears

May 27, 2016 The 11th annual Unity Fest on the River will be held Saturday at Riverside Park in Batesville. Tickets are $10 and are available at …

Memorial service scheduled

May 27, 2016 SALEM — A Memorial Day service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9777, located on Highway …

Lottery scholarship deadline approaching

May 27, 2016 LITTLE ROCK — With the deadline on Wednesday fast approaching, Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Director Bishop Woosley has encouraged both traditional and nontraditional students in …

Food pantry to close

May 27, 2016 Saturday will be the last day for the Mount Zion Baptist Church food pantry, located at 149 Rorie St., south of Batesville, as the …