Oklahoma picked as Big 12 favorite

July 15, 2016 IRVING, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma is the overwhelming preseason pick to win another Big 12 title. With quarterback Baker Mayfield among seven returning …

Sports Calendar

July 15, 2016 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, July 15 - Sunday, July 17, 2016.

Mickelson maintains lead

July 15, 2016 TROON, Scotland (AP) — On a rainy day at Royal Troon, Phil Mickelson finally ran into a bit of trouble. He still managed …

Conley: Contract won’t affect play

July 15, 2016 MEMPHIS (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies wanted to keep Mike Conley so much that they gave their veteran point guard the richest contract in …

Sports Briefs

July 15, 2016 Pro football ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have upped their offer to Von Miller by offering to guarantee the Super …

Bankers win last home game of season

July 14, 2016 The Batesville First Community Bank Junior American Legion Baseball team wrapped up regular season play Thursday evening by winning their final home game 8-5 …

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July 14, 2016 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, July 14 - Sunday, July 17, 2016.

Brady’s appeal rejected by federal court

July 14, 2016 NEW YORK (AP) — Quarterback Tom Brady’s last best chance to avoid serving a four-game “Deflategate” suspension to start the new season was flatly …