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Cockrill: "They are laughing at us"

The rash of releases of felons was the target of Monday’s specially called meeting of the Batesville City Council’s Public Safety Committee… Read more

News

A look at the new version of Medicaid expansion

Act 530 creates the Arkansas Health & Opportunity for Me Program known as ARHOME. Read more

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Three proposals for voters

 The legislature referred three proposed constitutional amendments to Arkansas voters. Read more

Columnist to head in new direction

Change is the stuff of life. It offers renewal, redirection, reflection and a chance to refocus. I’m at one of those junctures where I deci… Read more

Sports

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Lady Pioneers close out season with a win

The Batesville Lady Pioneers softball season came to a close quicker than they hoped. They needed to sweep the Nettleton Lady Raiders Monda… Read more

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Near No-No

With a state tournament bid guaranteed, the Batesville Pioneers wanted to secure the three seed in the 5A state playoffs. The Pioneers (18-… Read more

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Scots Open AMC Tournament with Run-Rule Victory Over Trojans

O’FALLON, Mo. – The No. 4-seed Lyon College baseball team opened up American Midwest Tournament play with an 11-1 run-rule victory over No.… Read more

Opinion

News of Other Days

The following was compiled by the late Clyde McGinnis: Read more

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This is Arkansas

Godly Kindess

When we think of the important aspects of being a Christian, love, peace, joy, kindness, and godliness are often at the top of our list, bu… Read more

Obituaries

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Pauline Thomas

Kathryn Pauline Thomas, 85, of Marshall, Missouri, formerly of Violet Hill, Arkansas, went peacefully to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus… Read more

Jean Seat

Jean Seat, 94, of Desha passed away Tuesday, May 4, 2021. Read more

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Elaine Williams

Elaine “Witch” Williams, 73, of Locust Grove, Arkansas passed away May 3, 2021. Read more

Arts & Entertainment

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Spring art boxes are available from Batesville Area Arts Council

The Batesville Area Arts Council’s Spring Art Boxes are available now, while supplies last. This art box is recommended for ages 5 – 11, an… Read more

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Local artist featured in "Small Works" traveling exhibit

The Batesville Area Arts Council hosts the 2021 Small Works on Paper, an annual touring visual arts exhibition coordinated by the Arkansas … Read more

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Arts council has art kits for Valentine's Day, Galentine's Day

This year for Valentine’s Day, the Batesville Area Arts Council is offering Galentine’s Day and Date Night Paint Kits. BAAC has created two… Read more

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Partly cloudy

Today

73° 54°

Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 50s.

Humidity:33%
Cloud Coverage:33%
Wind:SSW at 5 mph
Chance of Rain:2%
UV Index:9 Very High
Sunrise:06:08:07 AM
Sunset:07:58:51 PM

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Partly cloudyFri
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ThunderstormSat
49%80° 67°
Scattered thunderstormsSun
53%77° 47°
Mostly clearMon
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ThunderstormWed
36%64° 48°
Mostly clearThu
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