October 31, 2014

Pro sport teams seem to have trouble maintaining a high level of emotion for every game during a season.  There were 3 great examples in the last two weeks of pro football.  When the Cincinnati Bengals went to Indianapolis, they seemed to just go through the motions of playing a game.  They were only...

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Tip Off

October 30, 2014

Tonight is the inaugural Oldenburg Academy Tip Off Dinner for boys basketball.  It is a men’s only event at the local Knights of Columbus Hall here in Batesville.  Approximately 18 of the area’s head boys basketball coaches will be given 10 minutes to talk about their team for the upcoming season. The affair includes...

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Big Weekend

October 29, 2014

Several area schools had very good performances this past weekend.  In football, Batesville, East Central, Rushville, and Milan were victorious in their first sectional rounds.  South Decatur also will play a second sectional game.  They will all play this Friday night in the middle round of the sectional playoffs. In soccer, the Oldenburg Academy...

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NCAA Football Playoffs

October 28, 2014

The first rankings which will determine the final four in football will be released today.  They will continue to do this each week until the final listing occurs in early December.  That release will be the four teams that play for the National Championship.  The five major conferences are all hoping one of their teams...

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Inflating Scores

October 27, 2014

Are we putting so much emphasis on ratings that football teams think they have to run the score up on weaker opponents?  We know that the college football playoffs is something that will be determined by a select committee.  We hope that this committee is able to determine who the top 4 teams are...

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Football and Volleyball

October 24, 2014

This weekend the area football teams will play their first round of the sectional.  Competing in 4A will be East Central, South Dearborn, Franklin County, and Connersville from the EIAC.  Those teams playing in 3A sectionals from the EIAC include Batesville, Greensburg, Lawrenceburg, and Rushville.  Competing in 2A will be Milan and in 1A North and...

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Area Cross Country

October 23, 2014

Congratulations to the Batesville Lady Bulldogs, the Greensburg Lady Pirates, and the Oldenburg Twisters for qualifying for the semi-state meet this Saturday in Indianapolis.  The Bulldogs girls’ team and the Twister Boys’ team both finished 3rd in the regional this past Saturday at South Dearborn.  The Greensburg Lady Pirates’ finished 5th at the same...

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OA Boys Soccer

October 22, 2014

Congratulations to Coach Ken Getz and the Oldenburg Academy Boys Soccer Team.  For the second straight year they are regional champions in 1A soccer.  Last week they defeated Indianapolis Lutheran 5-1 in their opening match, and then they defeated Centerville 4-2 for the championship.  This moves the Twisters record to 16-3-1 for this year....

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Sport Fans

October 21, 2014

There a few times during the year when we are flooded with a wide variety of sporting events going on at the same time.  Today World Series begins, so baseball is still going on even though it is mid-October.  High school, college, and pro football are all in full swing.  NASCAR racing is winding...

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MLB World Series

October 20, 2014

We are about to embark on another World Series.  How many of you in April picked Kansa City and San Francisco to be the two combatants?   I know I did not.  What a feel good story to see the Royals in the Series for the first time in almost 30 years.  San Francisco will...

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Upcoming Events

all-day BHS Interact Club Spring Cleanin...
BHS Interact Club Spring Cleanin...
Jan 15 – Feb 15 all-day
The Batesville High School Interact Club will be having a spring cleaning coat drive from January 15 – February 15. Drop-off locations include Goody’s, Batesville Memorial Public Library, and the Guidance Office at the Batesville High School.
6:30 pm Start of Celebrate Recovery @ Bridge of Hope Worship Center
Start of Celebrate Recovery @ Bridge of Hope Worship Center
Feb 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Celebrate Recovery will start at the Bridge of Hope Worship Center in Milan on Feb 9 from 6:30-8:30 pm. This is open to anyone with any kind of hurt, habit or hang up. (18 yrs and older). Doors will open at 6pm for refreshments. Free childcare available during meeting time.  
7:00 pm Batesville Knights of St. John’s... @ Batesville Knights of St. John
Batesville Knights of St. John’s... @ Batesville Knights of St. John
Feb 9 @ 7:00 pm
The Batesville Knights of St. John’s Commandery 243 will host a solo card party at 7 pm on Tuesday, February 9.

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