Juniors shut out Tech, remain perfect

November 1, 2013 PARAGOULD — With a large contingent of Batesville Pioneer fans present, the Junior Pioneers dominated the Junior Eagles on a wet, sloppy Green County Tech …

BHS reaches state v-ball title game

November 1, 2013 ALMA — Now, for a championship. The Batesville Lady Pioneers will try for their first ever in the sport of volleyball Saturday evening at 5 …

Torpedo boys dominate indoor meet in Paragould

November 1, 2013 PARAGOULD — Benjamin Grafton, Joseph Wells and Samuel Sturdivant led the Independence County Youth Athletic Association Torpedoes to victory in the Halloween Spookatcular, an indoor …

Hillcrest boys, girls advance to tourney finals

November 1, 2013 IMBODEN — The Hillcrest Junior Screamin’ Eagles and Junior Lady Screamin’ Eagles advanced to the finals of the Bill McCurley Invitational Saturday after semifinal wins …

Boston to unveil statue of Russell

November 1, 2013 BOSTON (AP) — It’s a day to honor another of Boston’s greatest sports champions. A statue of former Celtics star Bill Russell is scheduled to …

Sports Calendar

November 1, 2013 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, November 1 - Saturday, November 2, 2013.

Sports Briefs

November 1, 2013 Baseball NEW YORK (AP) — With the World Series over, Alex Rodriguez resumed his criticism of Major League Baseball and Commissioner Bud …