Nicotine Anonymous invites new members

January 8, 2016 Nicotine Anonymous, which meets at 2 p.m. every Saturday at Grammer House, located behind First United Methodist Church, 615 Main St. in Batesville, is …

Start 2016 on the right financial foot

January 8, 2016 Washington, D.C. — After the ball drops and the singing of Auld Lang Syne ends, the Independent Community Bankers of America and Merchants and …

Southside goes from community to city

January 7, 2016 SOUTHSIDE — One year and one month after learning its northern neighbor was about to annex 2,400 residents — the newly-formed city of Southside …

Thefts reported

January 7, 2016 Batesville Police Department reported few incidents over the weekend all dealt with missing or stolen items. • Christopher Hinds reported a missing cell phone …

County files for disaster declaration

January 7, 2016 Independence County Judge Robert Griffin submitted a disaster declaration on Tuesday related to the recent flooding. “While we had limited damages …