Deputy prosecutor sworn in

March 3, 2017 NEWPORT — Third Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Henry Boyce has announced the appointment of John D. Pettie to his staff as a deputy prosecuting …

FVP to have ribbon cutting

March 3, 2017 Family Violence Prevention Inc. will have a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the relocation of its outreach office in Batesville. This also marks FVP’s …

Marijuana tax bill advances

March 3, 2017 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Arkansas’ Republican-dominated House has approved a proposal that would levy an extra 4 percent tax on marijuana. Republican Rep.

News of Other Days

March 3, 2017 35 YEARS AGO From Paul Buchanan’s Two Cents Worth column: When William Shakespeare asked “What’s in a name?” he couldn’t foresee in …