Jun 18 2002 by admin
Just before we left home for Memphis we received a letter from Mr. Jas. F. Batte of Searcy, White County, enclosing two very fine specimens of wool from some very fine sheep belonging to Mr.
Jun 18 2002 by Sharon Knight
A motorcycle rider who led authorities on a high speed chase in Batesville Thursday is facing 12 misdemeanor charges.
The incident was the second such pursuit involving a motorcycle last week.
Jun 17 2002 by admin
Two people are facing drug and theft charges in Independence County Circuit Court, according to documents filed last week in the circuit clerk’s office.
ASH FLAT – A July 22 court date has been scheduled for Third Judicial Prosecuting Attorney Stewart Lambert, his son, Zachary Lambert, and John Thurman.
Jun 17 2002 by Andrea Bruner
Orville Arms of Charlotte is retiring for the fourth time and with him goes the Independence County Board of Education office.
CAVE CITY – A couple posing as newlyweds were arrested on several felony drug and weapons charges Saturday in Cave City after the supposed bridegroom bolted into the woods following a traffic stop,
Jun 17 2002 by Sharon Knight
Jury selection began this morning in the trial of a Batesville man charged with attempting to kill his 7-year-old son in February 2001.
Two Independence County residents are facing numerous charges in connection with the recovery of a stolen tractor-trailer and a methamphetamine lab found Wednesday hidden on White Buck Ranch, north
Jun 17 2002 by Angelia Roberts
CALICO ROCK – The search for a man who fell overboard Friday while fishing the White River near Calico Rock continues, Izard County Sheriff Joe Martz said this morning.
Twenty-seven students have been awarded the high school senior academic scholarship from the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville, said Kristen Cross, financial aid director.
SEARCY – Joshua R. Jenkins, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ron Jenkins of Batesville, has been awarded one of Harding University’s Trustee Scholarships, which provides full tuition for eight semesters.
Jun 14 2002 by admin
SULPHUR ROCK – The Sulphur Rock community’s Trolley Car Day festival will celebrate its 15th anniversary Saturday with music, a parade, games and other entertainment, said Donna Crabtree, one of th