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Female captain with local ties awarded

WASHINGTON — An Army captain with Batesville ties has received the Gen. Douglas MacArthur Award for outstanding leadership during a recent presentation at the …

Lease to be signed soon

Independence County Economic Development Board Chairman Bob Stroud told the board Tuesday that a lease agreement for a building in the Southside Business Park …

Weekend Events

Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, July 31 - Saturday, August 1, 2015.

Shooting range holds summer camp

Ten campers, ranging in age from 9 to 15 years old, recently completed the first summer camp for youth trap shooters at the Independence …

Sports

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, July 31 - Saturday, August 1, 2015.

Bummer summer piles on Boston

BOSTON (AP) — After a winter of discontent, it’s been one bummer of a summer for Bostonians. The Red Sox are languishing, the …