Friends of Library to meet

April 11, 2017 The Independence County Friends of the Library will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday in the library. Agenda items include discussion of a membership …

Correction

April 11, 2017 The wrong date was listed in Monday’s paper for the “acoustic jam” to raise money for bath/shower chairs for the elderly. The event will …

Retired teachers to meet

April 11, 2017 Independence County Retired Teachers will meet at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Kelley Wyatt’s Restaurant, located inside Ramada Inn at Batesville.

News of Other Days

April 11, 2017 35 YEARS AGO Mr. and Mrs. George Beel will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house at their home at …

Alabama governor resigns

April 11, 2017 MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — With Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley resigning one step ahead of an impeachment hearing related to an alleged affair, his successor …