Community music slated

April 1, 2016 Batesville community music will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at First Community Bank, located at the corner of St. Louis and …

Divers recover stolen VW Beetle

March 31, 2016 Deputies, divers and detectives were dispatched to a backwater slough above Lock and Dam 2 Wednesday after a caller reported seeing a submerged car …

Couple blocking road charged

March 31, 2016 Officers who searched a car blocking traffic on Friday found more than an uncooperative driver, according to affidavits filed in Independence County Circuit Court.

Bayou pipes razed

March 31, 2016 Wednesday marked the completion of a monumental project, in the removal of two large sewer pipes from the Poke (Polk) Bayou. In 2011 …

County law enforcement committee to meet

March 31, 2016 The Independence County Quorum Court law enforcement committee will meet at 6 tonight at the county courthouse  to discuss dispatching and other law …

Cave City sets pre-registration

March 31, 2016 CAVE CITY — The Cave City School District will hold preschool and kindergarten pre-registration from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday at the Cave …

Weekend Events

March 31, 2016 Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, April 1 - Sunday, April 3, 2016.