Sports Briefs

February 15, 2013 Olympics PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius, the double-amputee sprinter dubbed the Blade Runner, was charged in the Valentine’s Day slaying …

Scot softball team looking at more beginnings

February 14, 2013 In some ways, it’s another beginning for the Lyon College softball team. Last season was the Scots’ first under rookie Coach Kristen Kolter. This weekend …

Sports Calendar

February 14, 2013 Upcoming sports events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, February 14 - Friday, February 15, 2013.

‘Blade Runner’ charged with murder

February 14, 2013 PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Paralympic superstar Oscar Pistorius was charged today with the murder of his girlfriend who was shot inside his home in …

Razorbacks capture first road win

February 14, 2013 AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — B.J. Young and Marshawn Powell made Arkansas feel right at home Wednesday night. Young scored 25 points and Powell had 20 …

Cougar tops area bowlers in state events

February 14, 2013 Izard County Cougar Blake Hall posted the top score among circulation area high school bowlers in state tournaments this week. Wednesday at the Jonesboro Bowling …