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Local attorney appointed by Governor to sit on state Supreme Court for case

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Michelle C. Huff of Blair & Stroud in Batesville was recently appointed by Gov. Asa Hutchinson to sit as a special associate justice on the Arkansas Supreme Court. Huff will participate in Richard R. Conte v. the State of Arkansas, Case No. CR-17-260, which is...

Gary B. visits with Bill Miller about Grass Roots Equipment & Outdoors

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Pic via Grass Roots Equipment & Outdoors Facebook Bill Miller, owner of Grass Roots Equipment and Outdoors, recently dropped by the White River Now studios with Gary B. about the all-new power equipment and outdoor supply retailer, located at 925 Batesville Blvd. in Batesville. Their...

Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers coming to Batesville

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Wichita, Kan.-based Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers has announced a franchise agreement for three new area locations, including one in Batesville. The chain announced in a press release today that in addition to the Batesville location, local entrepreneur Kevin Morrow will also open new...

Batesville Chamber announces 2018 ‘Meeting & Gala’

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The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC) has announced plans for their 2018 Annual Meeting & Gala, presented by First Community Bank. The event will be held at the Batesville Community Center, Friday, Jan. 26, at 5:30 p.m. In addition to First Community Bank, BACC...

KATV: Dixie Cafe locations to close

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A longtime fixture on the statewide restaurant scene is apparently closing its doors. Little Rock television station KATV is reporting they've received word from managers of various locations of The Dixie Cafe that the chain is closing for good on Wednesday. Apparently, the Little Rock corporate...

New Southside restaurant celebrates opening with Chamber ribbon cutting

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The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC) held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Oscar’s Smokehouse & Grill, Thursday, Nov, 30. Oscar’s Smokehouse & Grill is located 39 Jones Dr. in Southside. Jones Drive is directly past the Southside Harps Foods location on Batesville Boulevard. Oscar’s Smokehouse &...

‘Arkansas 200’ list recognizes two from Batesville

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Two Batesville community leaders have been selected among the top 200 influential people in the state, according to the inaugural “Arkansas 200” list compiled by Arkansas Business. Crystal Johnson, president and CEO of the Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce, was recognized among Economic Development leaders. ...

WRHS Welcomes New Controller

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Gary L. Bebow, Administrator/CEO of White River Health System, is pleased to welcome Susan Rikoff, Controller in the Accounting Department at White River Health System (WRHS).  As the controller, Sue manages all aspects of the monthly financial reporting.  This process includes journal entries, account analysis,...

Batesville School District to present strategic plan at upcoming town hall meets

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Talk in Batesville, the last few days, has mostly centered on a new strategic plan developed under new Batesville School District superintendent Dr. Michael Hester. Among the goals of the plan is to provide additional revenue for teachers and other school employees in...

Casey’s General Store coming to Batesville

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  Video captured Tuesday, November 21 by WhiteRiverNow.com A portion of Harrison Street in Batesville will begin looking a little different within the next few months. Construction has started on the area’s first Casey’s General Store at 1779 Harrison St., directly across from White River Medical Center. ...

Citizens Bank promotes two to strengthen Call Center

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Citizens Bank recently promoted Rhonda McKay and Amanda Crider to manage and enhance the operations of the bank’s Call Center in Batesville. McKay has been named Vice President - Call Center Manager.  Crider has been promoted to Assistant Vice President - Call Center Coordinator.  “Rhonda...