Promised Land to hold annual fundraiser

April 26, 2016 Anderson’s Promise Land Inc. Therapeutic Horse Ranch will have its annual fundraiser Saturday at 570 Kyler Road near Batesville. Admission is free. Soup, …

Kids’ College off to ‘see the wizard’

April 26, 2016 The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville will host its annual summer Kids’ College program beginning June 11. Kids’ College consists of a …

AG approves wording of marijuana proposal

April 26, 2016 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has approved the wording of a proposal to legalize recreational and medical marijuana, allowing supporters …

Southside choirs to perform

April 26, 2016 SOUTHSIDE — The Southside choir department will present its spring review, “America, To Thee We Sing,” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the University of …

Mother-Daughter Paint Night announced

April 26, 2016 The Batesville Area Arts Council is offering a Mother-Daughter Paint Night from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the BAAC Gallery on Main (226 …

Zika leaves many questions, few answers

April 26, 2016 Within the span of a few months, Zika has gone from being a virus that’s largely unknown in the western hemisphere to being a household …

Getting to know mosquitoes

April 26, 2016 They’ve been an enemy of man ever since our species began walking on two legs: Mosquitoes. The small flying insect with the long proboscis has …

S-side choirs earn high scores

April 26, 2016 SOUTHSIDE — The Southside School District’s senior high choirs recently participated in the state choir festival in Conway, receiving several awards among 4A …

Magness sets cleanup

April 26, 2016 MAGNESS — The town of Magness will hold a citywide cleanup for Magness city limits residents only on Friday, according to recorder-treasurer Teresa Goings.