Man arrested for domestic assault

May 26, 2016 A Batesville man was arrested for violating a protection order and assaulting a woman during a fight at her home Tuesday. Batesville Patrolman …

Woman gets 12 years for sex trafficking

May 26, 2016 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — An Arkansas woman has been sentenced to 12 years in prison after admitting she forced an underage girl into prostitution.

Weekend Events

May 26, 2016 Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, May 27 - Saturday, May 28, 2016.

Flag pole dedication set

May 26, 2016 A memorial flag pole dedication will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at the Terry Sims Diamond Sports Complex. The ceremony will be …

Offices to be closed for holiday

May 26, 2016 Batesville City Hall will be closed Monday for Memorial Day. Tuesday’s city garbage route will be delayed one day, so that day’s garbage will …

Ozarka hires TRIO coordinator

May 26, 2016 Ashley Sherrell MELBOURNE — Ashley Sherrell has  been hired as the TRIO academic advising coordinator at Ozarka College.