ACLU rep to address IndCo Dems

April 28, 2017 Holly Dickson Batesville native Holly Dickson, who is the legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Arkansas, …

Arkansas seeks cuts to Medicaid program

April 28, 2017 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Arkansas Department of Human Services officials say a plan to move more than 60,000 residents off of Arkansas’ expanded Medicaid …

Zika virus seminar held

April 28, 2017 The Arkansas Department of Health recently hosted a seminar in Batesville about the Zika virus. Several local and state experts spoke about mosquito …

First Electric members fund donations to nonprofits

April 28, 2017 JACKSONVILLE — First Electric Cooperative’s member-supported Operation Round-Up program awarded $16,242 to 13 local organizations in April. Members who enroll in Operation Round-Up …

Classes offered

April 28, 2017 MELBOURNE — Ozarka College in Melbourne, Ash Flat, Mammoth Spring and Mountain View is offering free classes for participants to work toward obtaining their …

Elk permit applications open May 1

April 28, 2017 LITTLE ROCK — If you’ve applied for an Arkansas elk permit in the past, you’ll see one major change this year when the application …

Pesticide applicator training offered

April 28, 2017 The Independence County Extension Office will host a pesticide applicator training at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 11 at 1770 Myers St., Batesville. The …