Highwaymen have games postponed

June 30, 2016 The Batesville Atlas Asphalt Highwaymen did not make the trip to Jonesboro Wednesday night as their Zone 2 Senior American Legion Baseball games have …

Assistant added for ASU women

June 30, 2016 JONESBORO — Arkansas State head women’s basketball coach Brian Boyer has announced that Aundrea Gamble has been hired as an assistant coach for the …

Sports Calendar

June 30, 2016 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, June 30 - Saturday, July 2, 2016.

Escobar leads Royals over Cardinals

June 30, 2016 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Alcides Escobar hit a go-ahead RBI double just inside the right-field line in the 12th inning and the Kansas City Royals …

Bad weather forces final to be postponed

June 30, 2016 OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The College World Series championship game between Coastal Carolina and Arizona was postponed until today because of inclement weather in …

Sports Briefs

June 30, 2016 Olympics RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — One of Brazil’s top security officials says the political turmoil that has brought repeated changes to …

Bankers victorious in return home

June 29, 2016 It had been 12 days since the Batesville First Community Bank Bankers last played a Junior American Legion Baseball game at home but celebrated …

ASU to get new turf after May flooding

June 29, 2016 JONESBORO (AP) — Arkansas State will get new turf on its football field after floodwaters damaged the field in May. Arkansas State Marketing …