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Woman jailed for meth in car

Stopped for improper tags on the car she was driving, a 34-year-old Batesville woman went to jail after a police K-9 alerted on the …

Cord holiday scene goes up

CORD — The “Cord Christmas scene” almost wasn’t. It started a couple weekends ago when volunteer Sue Richmond was taking down the fall …

Feaste tickets still available

SOUTHSIDE — Tickets are still available for the Southside School District’s 22nd annual Ye Olde Christmasse Madrigal Feaste, a re-enactment of a 15th-century royal …

Modern Woodmen plans fundraiser

Members of the Southside and Batesville Modern Woodmen of America Chapter are doing their part to help the community. The group will shop for …

Sports

Lyon women move up hoops poll

The first regular-season Division I Women’s Basketball Coaches’ Top 25 Poll was released Tuesday by the NAIA national office and the Lyon College women’s …

Scot wrestler takes down award

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The American Midwest Conference announced its Wrestler of the Week award for the week ending Dec. 4, and for the …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Wednesday, December 7, 2016.

Hogs down Houston

FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — Dusty Hannahs hasn’t experienced all that many shooting slumps in his life, but the Arkansas guard might just have found the …

All-state golf, tennis

For the second year in a row, the Guard-circulation area high school golf and tennis teams produced a double-digit number of all-state selections, and this …