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1 hired to lead retail team

Alan Price Alan Price has been named branch manager of FNBC’s Batesville office, located at 1388 Harrison St, according to …

Sports

Pioneers down Blue Devils in scrimmage

WEST MEMPHIS — The Batesville Pioneers defeated the West Memphis Blue Devils 14-3 in a high school football preseason scrimmage Tuesday night in West …

Southside routs Rose Bud, 3-0

ROSE BUD — The Southside Lady Southerners opened up 4A-3A District 8 play on Tuesday with an easy 3-0 road victory over the Rose Bud …

Cougar golfers add to win total

HORSESHOE BEND — The Izard County Cougars kept on a roll Tuesday with an 18-stroke victory over their nearest competitor in a 6-team, 9-hole …

Pioneers place 3rd in golf match

PARAGOULD — The Batesville Pioneers finished third behind the local teams in a quadrangular golf meet Tuesday at the Paragould Country Club. The …

Belles drop Lady Pioneers to 0-2

The Mount St. Mary Academy Belles won 15-9 in the decisive fifth game Tuesday night in Pioneer Gymnasium, handing the Batesville Lady Pioneers their …

Bishop, Holt win fishing tourney

NORFORK — The team of Torrey Bishop-Michael Holt won the Batesville Bassmasters Tournament at Lake Norfork Saturday with 14.29 pounds of bass. Trevor …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Wednesday, August 24 - Sunday, August 28, 2016.