Two area teams target state softball crowns

May 9, 2012 Two circulation area softball teams are headed to state tournaments with hopes of a championship. Thursday, the Izard County Lady Cougars are scheduled to meet …

Sports Briefs

May 9, 2012 Pro baseball BALTIMORE (AP) — Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton became the 16th player to hit four home runs in a game, …

Sports Calendar

May 8, 2012 Upcoming sport events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Tuesday, May 8 - Saturdady, May 12, 2012.

Turner wins BMS feature

May 8, 2012 LOCUST GROVE — The Batesville Motor Speedway continued the Isle of Capri Points Series Friday night as Jordan Turner took the checkered flag in the …

Results reported for Newport drag

May 8, 2012 NEWPORT — Steve Simpson, Joe Williams and Tom Clay were the winners at the Newport Dragstrip here Sunday. Simpson won the street stock race, with …

Saints, union hitting back at Goodell

May 8, 2012 Roger Goodell better have the goods. Somewhere in the 50,000 pages of documents related to the Saints bounty program better be some compelling evidence that …