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ASMSA names Newark grad

HOT SPRINGS — The Class of 2016 helped the Arkansas School for Mathematics, Sciences and the Arts reach an impressive milestone this year — …

Southside calls meeting

SOUTHSIDE — The Southside City Council will hold a special meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Southside Public Water Authority meeting room, 1401 …

Ex-BK chief gets house arrest

LITTLE ROCK (AP) — A former Bald Knob police chief has been sentenced to six months of house arrest for a stolen firearm charge …

News of Other Days

36 YEARS AGO Pictured in today’s paper is Ernest Howard, 68, raking leaves in Fitzhugh Park while on his part-time job provided …

4-H’er sets new record in state

ASH FLAT — Austin Manning and Shaina Manning, members of the Ruff Riders 4-H Club, competed against the top riders in the state during …

Sports

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, July 28 - Sunday, July 31, 2016.

Busch turns weekend into clean sweep

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kyle Busch heard all about the potential to pull off a historic sweep at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. On Sunday, he …

HRs push Dodgers past Cardinals

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Adrian Gonzalez hit a grand slam and Howie Kendrick added a two-run homer, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers spoil Mike Mayers’ …

Hall inducts Griffey, Piazza

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Two players who began their careers at opposite ends of the spectrum nearly three decades ago ended up in the …

Sports Briefs

College football WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler died in a car crash …