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Body recovered

Brandon Southerly ASH FLAT — The manhunt for Brandon Southerly is over. Sharp County Sheriff Mark Counts told the …

Police called when child found alone

A woman called authorities after she found an abandoned child, naked and covered in feces. Independence County Deputies Aaron Moody and Acy Beebe …

Quorum court to eye conceal carry

A proposed ordinance allowing county employees and elected officials to carry concealed firearms will be discussed by the Independence County Quorum Court at its …

Intimidator, Life Plus on agenda

The Independence County Quorum Court will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at the Jess B. Carpenter Building located above the county library. Besides …

Farmers market begins season

Batesville’s Main Street Farmers Market will be open from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at the pocket park to start the 2016 season.

Sports

Pirates move up in region tourney

GREERS FERRY — The Concord Pirates were the lone winners among the Guard circulation-area high school baseball teams to play in region tournament …

Devils down Pioneers

JACKSONVILLE — The Jacksonville Red Devils put together the big inning and put the Batesville Pioneers away in non-conference high school baseball action on …

AMC champions thump Scots

HENDERSON, Tenn. — The Lyon College Scot baseball team fell behind early and never recovered while losing 15-2 to top-seeded Missouri Baptist in …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, May 6 - Saturday, May 7, 2016.