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FDIC reports big gains for banks

Finance manager, character witnesses take the stand

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Two arrested on prosecutor's warrants

Plan the landscape for fall color

Pallbearers to be announced.

A funeral service is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, at. . .

Debra Farris

Mrs. Debra Ann Pace Farris died peacefully in the Cave City. . .

Donnie Holder

Donnie W. Holder, 55, of Batesville died Friday, Sept. 14,. . .

Johnny Guthrie

Johnny Guthrie, 54, of Batesville died Saturday, Sept. 15,. . .

Finance manager, character witnesses take the stand

Photo by Tony McGuffey

Scott Morgan, an attorney for one of the defendants in a case being heard this week in Independence County Courthouse, walks along the sidewalk.

Testimony resumed Thursday morning in a civil lawsuit over a fatal car accident in Southside in 2015.
Cole Taylor, the teenage driver of the Mustang involved, took the witness stand again.
Kirby Mouser, who along with Maxie Kizer

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Pioneers host Raiders in league opener

Sandra Stroud

Batesville quarterback Hayden Childers (8) leads the Pioneers on the field for their first home at Pioneer Stadium two weeks ago against Searcy. Tonight the Pioneers are back at home, hosting Nettleton in the 5A-East Conference opener.

By Scott McDonald
Guard Sports Editor
The Batesville Pioneers are back in action tonight after a bye week, taking two weeks to prepare for the Nettleton Raider who were also off last Friday.
As is tradition, since 2004 anyway,. . . more »

MSB's haunted house reveals new nightmares

Facebook's anarchy may be its downfall

I use it, but I hate it.
That's how I feel about Facebook.
Unlike most things you hate, it's actually pretty difficult to just ditch Facebook.
Because it (and to a lesser or equal extent, Twitter) has become integral to how we stay in touch. . .

September 2018