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Monday, August 19, 2019

LISTEN: Lyndal Waits talks Kiwanis Youth Football and Cheerleading program registration

Lyndal Waits with the Batesville Kiwanis Club visited with Big Daddy Randy Alan this morning in the studios of White River Now's radio family about the upcoming registration for the club's Youth Football and Cheerleading programs. Registration will be 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. each...

Youth tennis camps led by A-State coach planned for next week in Batesville

NEA Tennis is holding a round of summer tennis camps next week, and area youth are invited to register and enjoy the active fun of the game. The programs, led by Kel Lange, the head coach for women's tennis at A-State, will be held...

Bad Boy Mowers Splash and Dash for Literacy Triathlon results

IMAGE: Some of the winners from Saturday's Bad Boy Mowers Splash and Dash for Literacy competition. The Bad Boy Mowers Splash and Dash for Literacy was held Saturday, July 13, in Batesville. The event, a fundraiser for the Ozark Foothills Literacy Project, consisted of a...

LISTEN: Batesville Pioneers AD Dave King talks about donation drive for Lady Pioneers state championship rings

Dave King, athletic director for the Batesville School District, recently visited with Big Daddy Randy Alan at the White River Now family of radio stations about 4A State Basketball Champion Lady Pioneers and a call to action to the public to help make donations...

Shaw “switching lanes” as race business vet steps back to spend time with family, pursue interests in travel, farm, and more

Image: Cheryl and Larry Shaw receiving the 2017 International Motor Contest Association (IMCA) Manufacturers’ Cup After forty-plus years in the racing business, Larry and Cheryl Shaw have announced they have decided "...it was time to switch lanes." “Because I don’t like the word ‘retiring,’ I...

Huffman hired as assistant baseball coach at Lyon

Lyon College head baseball coach Tony Roepcke has announced that former Scot, Jacob Huffman, will return to the coaching staff as an assistant coach. Huffman will assist with recruiting and player development and serve primarily as the pitching coach. Huffman recently served as a...

LISTEN: Elliot Sampley talks with Big Daddy Randy Alan about the upcoming Scots Spectacular event

Elliot Sampley of Lyon College stopped by the White River Now studios to chat with Big Daddy Randy Alan about his new role at the college and the upcoming fundraiser event "Scots Spectacular" for the athletics program.

Inaugural Raccoon Creek Crusher 40K duathlon a success

Pictured, from left: Lindsay Petruk, Dr. Wesley Greer, and Bobby Finster stand for a photo together after receiving their awards during the first-ever Raccoon Creek Crusher in Mountain View. All three participants completed the 40K. Petruk received the 1st place overall female award while...

Lyon College partners with Batesville to bring competitive swimming to community

Lyon College and the city of Batesville are partnering to bring competitive swimming to the college and the greater community. Mayor Rick Elumbaugh (pictured above, right) and Lyon President Dr. W. Joseph King (pictured above, left) signed a memorandum of understanding, signifying the partnership. The...

Annual Dr. Red Bell Memorial Tournament coming to The Course at Eagle Mountain

Merchants and Planters Bank and The Course at Eagle Mountain will be hosting the annual Dr. Red Bell Memorial Three Person Golf Tournament on Saturday, June 22, and Sunday, June 23. The event will be held at The Course at Eagle Mountain in Batesville. The...

Lyon welcomes professional esports player to coach esports program

Lyon College is now the only college in Arkansas with a professional esports player as the coach for its esports program. Lyon's esports program is an official varsity program, affiliated with the National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE). Lyon College Esports Coach Austin Lonsert started...