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Street argument ends in shooting

One man was hospitalized and another jailed following a shooting incident in the Desha area Wednesday evening. Independence County Sheriff Shawn Stephens said …

IBLA concert announced

The city of Batesville will present the Third Annual Batesville International Concert featuring performers from the IBLA Grand Prize contest. The concert will …

Out & About

Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, April 27 - Sunday, April 29, 2018.

Lyon College recognizes freshmen

Lyon College recently inducted 26 freshmen into the Lambda Delta chapter of the national freshman honor society, Alpha Lambda Delta, which recognizes early academic …

Sports

Bad Boy Mowers to race with Ragan

STATESVILLE, N.C. — Bad Boy Mowers will partner with David Ragan at one of NASCAR’s baddest tracks, joining the No. 38 team at Sunday’s …

Midland wins 1A-2 South

GREEN FOREST — The Midland Mustangs won six events and was second five times in compiling a whooping 219 points to easily capture the …

Southside takes 6th, 7th at 4A-2 track

HEBER SPRINGS — The Southside Southerners totaled 44.5 points on Wednesday to finish sixth overall in the 4A-2 District Track Meet. West Helena …

On Deck

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, April 26 - Thursday, May 3, 2018.

Lady Southerners edge Riverview

LITTLE ROCK — The Southside Lady Southerners had to rally back from an early deficit en route to a 10-7 victory over the Riverview Lady …