Driver facing drug charges after traffic stop

September 26, 2017 Formal charges of possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia with intent to use have been filed against a 46-year-old Mammoth Spring man …

Bond set at $30K for Sidney man

September 26, 2017 Stopped for an expired truck tag on Sept. 20, John Andrew Battles, 21, of Sidney was truthful when Independence County Sheriff’s Deputy Justin Kirk …

Library sets story time

September 26, 2017 The Independence County Library will again host its year-round Children’s Story Time beginning Oct 4. Every Wednesday morning at 10 a.m., children can …

City council waives bidding for walkways

September 26, 2017 The Batesville City Council faced a short agenda Monday, approving one ordinance and holding an executive session. The ordinance waived competitive bidding and …

Another Sharp road closes

September 26, 2017 WILLIFORD — While one Sharp County road has reopened, a second has been closed, according to County Judge Gene Moore. Millcreek Road from …