Hospice volunteers needed

June 9, 2017 Arkansas Hospice’s Batesville office is seeking volunteers to help care for patients in Independence and Jackson counties. For more information, email Sarah …

Soybean contest nears

June 9, 2017 LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Soybean Association will hold the Grow for the Green Soybean Yield Challenge for the seventh year. The contest is …

Two eggs are better than one

June 9, 2017 FAYETTEVILLE — When it comes to having a positive effect on physical growth, two eggs are better than one, and one egg is …

QC could pick new collector at meeting

June 8, 2017 The Independence County Quorum Court will officially declare the tax collector’s office vacant at its June meeting in the Jess B. Carpenter Building on …

Fire department preparing for ISO

June 8, 2017 It’s been 12 years since Batesville residents saw a drop in their fire insurance rating, and before that it had been 17 years since …