Medicine during the Civil War era

With many community doctors, and their medical supplies, pressed into military service, along with river embargoes cutting off replenishments, Civil War era women of … Read More

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Intruder repelled with walking stick

When her ex-boyfriend tried to force his way into her home Thursday morning, Charlotte Moore, 41, of Desha defended herself with a walking stick …

Southside to hold petitioner meeting

Southside — The city of Southside will hold a community petition meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at the Allen Chapel Free Will Baptist Church’s …


Pioneer swimmers finish second

Batesville Pioneer Seth Bailey qualified for the Class 5A-1A State Swim Meet while winning two events at a meet in the new indoor facility …

Cavewomen down district foes

CAVE CITY — With four players scoring in double figures, the Cave City Cavewomen defeated the Highland Lady Rebels 67-49 Thursday night 4A-3 District high …

BJHS girls battle by Valley View

JONESBORO — Led by the clutch play of Taylor Griffin and Erin Haigwood, the Batesville Junior Lady Pioneers remained unbeaten in 5A-East District play …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, February 5 - Saturday, February 6, 2016.

No. 23 Lady Vols get revenge on UA

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Coach Holly Warlick reached a career milestone as the Lady Volunteers avenged one of their most discouraging losses.