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Three busted for fake pot

Failing to obey a traffic sign and almost hitting a cop car is not a good thing, especially when you have a bag full …

Superintendent resigns

HIGHLAND — The Highland School Board voted unanimously Tuesday night to buy Superintendent Tracy Webb out of of her remaining contract, effective immediately.

2 trapped in grain bin rescued

MARKED TREE (AP) — Emergency crews say two men trapped inside a grain bin in northeastern Arkansas have been rescued. Jeff Jones with …

Danny Dozier to perform

Danny Dozier will perform at 7 p.m. Aug. 6 at Fox Creek BBQ, located at 129 Lawrence St. in Batesville. The concert, titled …


Lyon soccer makes coaching changes

Lyon College has made a pair of coaching changes involving its intercollegiate soccer teams, according to Director of Athletics Kevin Jenkins. Michael …

Sports Calendar

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

Rookie QB insists he can win starting job

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Rookie Paxton Lynch insists he shouldn’t be counted out from the Denver Broncos’ quarterback competition. The first-round draft pick who …

NASCAR suspends Harvick crew chief

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR has suspended the crew chief for Kevin Harvick for an improperly installed lug nut at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Olympics Briefs

MOSCOW (AP) — At least 105 athletes from the 387-strong Russian Olympic team announced last week have been barred from the Rio Games in …