In other news

JDC reports more inmates, income

The White River Juvenile Detention Center appears to have turned the corner on getting its occupancy and its income back to acceptable levels.

Juvenile inmate charged for damage

Damage to a toilet and sink netted an additional charge for a juvenile being housed at the White River Juvenile Detention Center. Independence …

Youth trap meeting set

The first meeting for the local AIM Trap Teams (official youth program of the Amateur Trapshooting Association) will be at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at …

Librarian search narrows

The Independence County Library Board voted Tuesday to invite three candidates vying for the position of head librarian for interviews this month. The …

Rib fundraiser announced

The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville Study Abroad group will hold a rib sale fundraiser in preparation of the group’s “Band of …

Sports

Big man leads Cavemen past Rebs

CAVE CITY — Senior Jacob Patterson hit 14 of 15 shots from the field and scored 31 points to lead the Cave City Cavemen to …

Lyon men’s wrestler wins AMC crown

HANNIBAL, Mo. – Lyon College sophomore Dustin Miller made the most of his opportunity at the first-ever American Midwest Conference Men’s Wrestling Championships on …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Wednesday, February 10 - Saturday, February 13, 2016.

Sports Briefs

College basketball BOSTON (AP) — North Carolina Coach Roy Williams said he was feeling both thankful to be alive, and proud of …