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Santa to appear

Santa Claus will be making appearances Friday and Saturday nights from now until Christmas, weather permitting, at 50 Loy Lane in Batesville, the home …

Sports

Schools double up for Lyon semis

Pocahontas joined Southside and Mountain View at maximizing chances for a Mark Martin Automotive-Lyon College Tournament high school basketball championship. In the first of three …

Mustangs turn back Pioneers’ late charge

MORRILTON — The Central Arkansas Christian Mustangs turned away the Batesville Pioneers in the fourth quarter while posting a 66-49 high school basketball victory …

Sports Calendar

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, December 9 - Saturday, December 10, 2016.

Alabama rolls in SEC awards

ATLANTA (AP) — No. 1 Alabama swept the awards on The Associated Press All-Southeastern Conference team, which was announced Thursday. Freshman quarterback Jalen Hurts was …