Madden Foster of Southside makes sure his Christmas wish list gets to Santa Claus on Saturday, thanks to the mailbox to the North Pole … Read More


In other news

Robert Carey

Robert Carey Robert Charles Carey, 82, of Batesville, Arkansas, died Friday, December 8, 2017, at his resident. Born July 16, 1935, …

Southside board grants bonuses

SOUTHSIDE — Employees of the Southside School District will see a little extra money in their paychecks this holiday. The Southside School Board …

Ramsey Street to be closed

The city of Batesville will be closing Ramsey Street between Lawrence and Southerland starting Thursday. “The necessary repairs are expected to be completed …

Sports

Concord splits Midland title games

PLEASANT PLAINS — The Concord Pirates took home the Midland Invitational trophy with a 73-66 victory over the host Midland Mustangs in the championship game …

Scots overcome slow start, win 90-76

The 14th-ranked Lyon College women’s basketball team got off to a slow start, but eventually found their identity by hitting a season-high 13 3-point …

Gillard leads Red Wolves to 90-76 win

JONESBORO (AP) — Grantham Gillard had a career-high 23 points and Ty Cockfield added 15 as Arkansas State took control late in the first half …