BACC holds ribbon-cutting for American Freight


The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for American Freight Furniture, Mattress, Appliance on Friday, March 12, 2021, at 1 Furniture Lane in Batesville.

In a release, the chamber said American Freight has been helping customers save money on quality furniture and mattresses since 1994. In 2020, American Freight acquired FFO Home, a regional retailer of furniture and mattresses.

American Freight sells the best quality merchandise for less every day while delivering exceptional customer service. They offer services such as “take it home today” with same-day delivery available for all in-stock items, payment plans for every customer, free layaway, no credit required, and low, easy payments, the chamber’s release said.

To learn more about American Freight, visit

Ambassadors in attendance included: Justin Russell (Bank of Cave City), Aaron Herndon (Citizens Bank), Ashley Engles (Citizens Bank), Mandi Babinni (Centennial Bank), Morgun Henson (David’s Home & Sleep Center), Rachael Fischer (First Community Bank), Genafer Foree (Goodwill Industries), Brittney Harris (Independence County Off-Road), Aaron Moody (Independence County Sheriff’s Office), Jamie Chapman (Merchants & Planters), Brook Cossey (Rawk Imprinting), Josh Settimio (Rich Realty), John High (Roller Crouch Funeral Home), Courteney Muse (Southern Bank), Becky Warren (UACCB), Kim Whitten (UACCB), Jesse Cargil (UAMS), Amy Finster (White River Health Systems), Chad Whiteaker (White River Now), Dana Millikin (White River Now), and Gena Ries (White River Now).

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