The prospect of Walmart expanding to Batesville sent the community abuzz as residents voiced both support and opposition.
It has remained a topic of conversation, but just that, as officials from the city and Walmart have yet to confirm or deny it.
On Thursday, we verified that Walmart has not purchased property in Batesville. However, the store still has an interest in coming to town, sources confirmed.
WRBI will keep you up-to-date on any new developments.