Monday City Council Meeting First For New Member

first_imgFritsch was sworn in as a Batesville City Council member of April 1.Monday marks the first meeting for a new city council member in Batesville.Jim Fritsch was elected to the District 3 seat following the departure of Bob Narwold.Narwold held the post for ten years prior to accepting a position with the Batesville Buildings department.Batesville’s Board of Works and City Council meeting will be the first as a member for Fritsch. Members are expected to weigh in on several issues including a parking ordinance restriction, fireman’s PERF and also discuss a proposed shell building.The meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Batesville Memorial Building.last_img

Pentagon: Iran Shot Down Plane By Mistake

first_imgU.S. intelligence officials say it appears Iran accidentally shot down a commercial airplane killing all 176 soles using a Russian anti-missile system.Multiple media reports say the Boeing 737 plane bound for Kiev crash was an accident.The crash happened a few hours after Iran launched missiles to Iraq to attack bases that host U.S. troops.It’s Russian built surface-to-air missile-defense system was likely active in case the U.S. decided to retaliate.Most of the people on board were either Iranian or Canadian.last_img