Boil order issued

January 3, 2018 The Arkansas Department of Health has issued a boil water notice for Batesville Water Utility customers in the Westside, Denny Hill and Ruddell Hill …

Sales cool off in October

January 3, 2018 It wasn’t only temperatures that chilled in the area in October, but sales as well. October is an iffy time for retail. It is a …

‘Steel Magnolias’ to hit Batesville stage

January 3, 2018 Fusion Dance Academy will present Robert Harling’s comedy-drama “Steel Magnolias” Friday through Sunday and Jan. 12-14 at Holloway Theatre on the Lyon College …

Eradication of polio ongoing mission

January 3, 2018 Most people today have had no direct experience with polio. By the time the United States removed the disease in 1979 after more …

Severe storm batters western Europe

January 3, 2018 LONDON (AP) — A violent storm packing winds up to 100 mph battered parts of western Europe today, derailing trains, toppling trees and halting …