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BHS grad presents ASU exhibit

Jon E. Inloes, a graduating student from the Arkansas State University Department of Art and Batesville High School graduate, will present his senior exhibition, “An Alluring Nightmare,” in the Dean B. Ellis Library Gallery. The show will run from Monday through Friday with a closing reception at 5 p.m. that day. During Inloes’ academic career he has received several commendations …

In Other News

Quorum court shoots down economic grants

Bad Boy Mowers Inc. and Lifeplus International will not get economic grants from the county, after all. In an 8-2 …

Mother accused of endangerment after small child found riding bicycle alone

MELBOURNE — A Melbourne woman was arrested last week after her small child was discovered riding a bicycle on the …

Man taken into custody after stopped with stolen items

At first, there didn’t appear to be anything missing. When Independence County sheriff’s officers arrived at GP Motor Sports Friday …

Marshall steps out on her own

After years of renting booths from others, cosmetologist Karla Marshall has stepped out on her own and is now the …

Scot Fest winners named

Lyon College held a number of competitions during the 35th annual Arkansas Scottish Festival on Saturday. Winners and categories of …

Charlotte pet welfare worker attends workshop

St. Louis — Homer Solis represented Thousand Hills Veterinary Service at a one-day workshop in Memphis, presented by Petfinder, the …

2 SHS alumni, political candidates to speak

SOUTHSIDE — Southside High School Future Business Leaders of America will host a reception honoring two graduates who are seeking …

UACCB to discuss cosmetology program

The University of Arkansas at Community College at Batesville Board of Visitors will meet for its quarterly meeting at 4 …

Sports

Lyon adds another BHS building block to construction of new football program

A sixth Batesville Pioneer recently committed to signing with Lyon College football, and it’s become something of a block party. …

St. Joseph, S-side split soccer matches

SOUTHSIDE — Southside and Conway St. Joseph high school soccer teams each broke away in second halves for 4A-3 Conference …

‘Sports calendar’ cut by rain, wet conditions

Heavy rains led to the postponement of circulation-area baseball and softball games Monday, with some being rescheduled for today and …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, April 15 – Friday, April 18, 2014.

Dykes names Smith top Razorback assistant

FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — New Arkansas women’s basketball Coach Jimmy Dykes has added former Razorback Christy Smith as an assistant coach. …

Cards snap Brewers’ win streak

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Lance Lynn brought the Brewers’ fast start to a halt. Mixing a fastball that topped 95 mph …

Olympic great Phelps returns to swimming

Don’t expect the same Michael Phelps in his return to swimming after a nearly two-year retirement. Even if Phelps’ comeback …

Ex-Cardinal all-star Hal Smith dies at 82

FORT SMITH (AP) — Former major league baseball player Hal Smith of Fort Smith, has died. Edwards Funeral Home says …