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Bank honors military heroes

For the last week, Citizens Bank has been collecting names of those who have served or are currently serving in our nation’s military. Those …

Special prosecutor assigned to case

A special prosecutor has been assigned to a case involving a former Batesville Police officer over items missing from the evidence room. The …

No seat belts lead to drug charges

Driving without a seat belt resulted in a traffic stop and additional charges related to drugs. Independence County Sheriff’s Cpl. Johnny Byler was …

Man arrested for domestic assault

A Batesville man was arrested for violating a protection order and assaulting a woman during a fight at her home Tuesday. Batesville Patrolman …

Weekend Events

Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, May 27 - Saturday, May 28, 2016.

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Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Saturday, May 28 - Sunday, May 29, 2016.

Cavs rough up Raptors

CLEVELAND (AP) — Back home, the Cavaliers were not hospitable. Just rude. They roughed up the visiting Raptors again. LeBron James scored …

Late hit eludes Cardinals

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The big late-inning hit that has been there for most of the season eluded the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday. The …

Sports Briefs

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots joined the latest “Deflategate” appeal to support Tom Brady, taking sides with their star quarterback in court …