News of Other Days

March 17, 2016 36 YEARS AGO The Batesville School Board held a brief on-site meeting Friday morning to vote to accept the newly completed Batesville …

Weekend Events

March 17, 2016 Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, March 18 - Sunday, March 20, 2016.

Child endangered by broom toss

March 16, 2016 As an argument between a woman and her grandmother got heated Monday morning, a child in the woman’s arms was reportedly endangered when the …

Family shares story

March 16, 2016 Megan Martin never forgot about that poem. She first used it for a career assignment in high school — she knew early on she …

Officer dispatched to possible overdose

March 16, 2016 An Independence County sheriff’s deputy was dispatched to D&D Lane on Monday for a possible overdose. Officer Aaron Moody said he was given …

Walk set for May 7

March 16, 2016 For the March of Dimes of Independence County to continue and grow, it takes the support of many, and about two dozen people attended …