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Southside Project Graduation presents ‘Pitch Perfect’ at the Melba

The Southside Projection Graduation Committee is hosting a free movie night tomorrow, Tuesday, April 10 at the Melba Theater, featuring the musical comedy, Pitch Perfect. Donations will be accepted at the door to benefit the Southside High School Project Graduation. There will also be...

Rotary Club of Batesville to honor Stephens, Johnson, and more

The Rotary Club of Batesville will present the winners of the 2019 Community Awards at the civic club's officer induction and annual awards night, Monday, June 24, at Colton's Steak House on St. Louis St. in Batesville. Crystal Johnson, president and CEO of the Batesville...

Lillian Osier secures highly competitive ACNMWA internship

Art major Lillian Osier (pictured left, with Lyon Associate Professor of Art Dustyn Bork at a Batesville Area Arts Council exhibition) has received a stipend to participate in an Arkansas Committee National Museum of Women in the Arts (ACNMWA) Internship, an honor given to...

Independence County Library now accepting donations online

The Independence County Library has recently improved its website and is now able to accept online donations, according to a press release from the library. Online donations can be made by heading to the library's website, IndCoLib.com. Under the "Friends Foundation" tab, click "Donation." You'll...

Drawing contest at Children’s Clinic held

The fourth annual drawing contest at The Children’s Clinic in Batesville was recently held. Patients, ages 1-18 years of age, were invited to enter the contest. From left to right and front to back are the winners and the providers at The Children’s Clinic:...

Fulton County Fair coming up July 23 – 28

The Fulton County Fair in Salem, Ark will be held July 23 - 28. The fair will bring back Johnson Brothers Amusements out of El Dorado Arkansas for the 3rd year with several new rides.  Advance armband tickets for the carnival rides are now on...

LISTEN: Justin “Grizzly Bear” Frazier talks about his main event bout coming to Pyramid Fights 12 in Batesville

Justin "Grizzly Bear" Frazier (pictured) dropped by the White River Now family of radio stations to talk about his main event match at the upcoming Pyramid Fights 12, Saturday, June 22 at the Batesville Community Center.  He also talks about being a reality star...

Fourth annual Batesville Area Arts Council Member Exhibition underway

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The Batesville Area Arts Council (BAAC) is presenting the fourth annual BAAC Member Exhibition at the BAAC Gallery on Main (226 E. Main St.) through Jan. 11, 2020. The exhibit is "...a chance to celebrate and showcase the work of our members during the holiday...

Gary B.: ‘Bark in the Park’ set for Oct. 12

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The Humane Society of Independence County (HSIC) has set the 11th annual Bark in the Park at Batesville's Riverside Park for Saturday, Oct. 12, beginning at 12 p.m. Bark in the Park is a day for and about dogs, and everyone is invited to bring...

Karaoke for a Cause coming Friday to Main Street Loft

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Karaoke for a Cause, a benefit for Family Violence Prevention, will be held Friday, Oct. 25, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Main Street Loft, above the Independence County Library in downtown Batesville. Gene Crawford dropped by the White River Now family of...

Old Independence Regional Museum partners with Batesville Community Center to highlight history of Fitzhugh Park

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Featured image (from left): Michael West, Twyla Gill Wright with the Old Independence Regional Museum, Jeff Owens with Batesville Parks stand with the diorama. Image submitted.   Something new is attracting a lot of attention within the entry of Batesville’s Community Center and Aquatics Park. A large...