• Child sex offender moves to Melbourne

    MELBOURNE — A man convicted of engaging in sexual contact with an 8-year-old girl has moved to 712 Dream Riders Road in Melbourne. Mark Allen Benford, 48, was convicted in 2000 with aggravated criminal sexual abuse and is classified as a Level 3 sex offender. …

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  • Sheriff: Meth, pot, pills found

    ASH FLAT — On Wednesday, the Sharp County Sheriff’s Department and the Cave City Police Department executed a search warrant at the Barry Neal residence, located at 968-B Calamine Road, according to Mark Counts, Sharp County sheriff. During a search of the residence, officers located …

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  • Arkansas Parole Board votes against felon’s commutation

    LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Parole Board has found the request of a man with convictions in multiple counties to be without merit, according to a news release. In June 1998, William McCoy was convicted of two counts of second-degree escape and a weapons charge …

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  • Drug prevention calendars legit

    It’s legit. Independence County Chief Deputy Jermey Qualls said he wanted to reassure those calling about donations sought for the Drug Prevention Calendar who are asking if the donations are really designated for the law enforcement calendar. “We just want those donating to know that …

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  • Mt. Pleasant named ‘high achieving’ school

    MOUNT PLEASANT — Mount Pleasant Elementary has been identified by the Office for Education Policy at the University of Arkansas as the winner of the “High-Achieving Overall Elementary School” OEP award, according to a news release. This prestigious statewide award is based on the OEP-created …

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  • Depot Days music festival to rock Newport Sept. 27

    NEWPORT — The 17th annual Depot Days music festival is set to take place on Sept. 27 on historic Front Street in downtown Newport. Admission is free. The festival is a showcase of local, regional and national talent paying tribute to the early history of …

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  • ‘Blue Jeans’ fund supports Stone Co. Honor Guard

    MOUNTAIN VIEW — Members of the Stone County Honor Guard recently visited with employees of Citizens Bank’s Mountain View Branch to accept a $500 contribution from the bank employees’ “Blue Jeans Fund.” The Stone County Honor Guard is a volunteer group of former military servicemen …

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  • Midland Elementary to receive shade trees

    LITTLE ROCK — Nine Arkansas elementary schools will each receive five shade trees, mulch, watering supplies and planting guidelines through the Arkansas Forestry Commission S.T.O.P. (Shade Trees On Playgrounds) program. Midland, whose new elementary building opened last year, will be among the recipients. School representatives …

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  • Road now open

    ASH FLAT — Nelsonville Road is now open, announced Sharp County Judge Larry Brown.

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  • Annie Holland to celebrate 80th birthday

    SULPHUR ROCK— Annie Lowren Sherrill Holland will celebrate her 80th birthday at noon Saturday with a barbecue lunch at Sulphur Rock Community Center. The event will be hosted by her children and grandchildren. Holland was born Sept. 22, 1934, in Sulphur Rock and has lived …

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  • Equinox Jubilee planned

    PLEASANT HILL — Equinox Jubilee will be held Saturday at 143 Piney Fork Road in Pleasant Hill beginning at 6 p.m. Solo performances will include Chelsea Savage Vanscoder and Scott Shipley. Featured bands are Honeyshine and the Whole Famn Damily. There will be a surprise …

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  • New Hope holding revival

    New Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church will have a revival Sunday through Tuesday. Garland Skidmore of Hampton will be the guest speaker. A meal will be served at 6 p.m. with services following at 7 each night. The church is located at 3655 Bethesda Road. The …

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