Oct 1 2001 by admin
NEWARK – The Newark Town Council meeting originally scheduled for tonight has been postponed one week because bills to be paid in October haven’t had time to arrive, city officials said.
Oct 1 2001 by Sharon Knight
Unhappy with test scores students received on past eighth-grade benchmark tests, Cushman Middle School officials implemented a literacy class for seventh- and eighth-graders – a program now in its
“For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in “¦” Matthew 25:35.
Oct 1 2001 by Angelia Roberts
NEWPORT – Murder charges were filed last week against an inmate who allegedly stabbed another inmate July 30 at the Arkansas Department of Correction Grimes Unit at Newport, according to Third Judi
The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville’s Center for Workforce and Community Education will offer Acrylic Painting for Continuing Students beginning Oct. 16.
Independence County emergency workers will be honored during a special luncheon Wednesday in the parking lot of First Community Bank in Batesville.
JONESBORO – Josh Wallis of Smithville and Elisabeth Howell of Cave City were among 35 students participating in the Annual Arkansas State University College of Agriculture Student Leadership Confer
A former board member will serve for one year – until the next school elections – on the Batesville School Board, according to Superintendent Ted Hall.
SULPHUR ROCK – The Sulphur Rock Town Council will meet at 5 this afternoon in the City Hall to consider hiring a replacement for the sewer operator, who is retiring soon, said Mayor Bill Yopp.
Oct 1 2001 by Chuck Ross
A suspected suicide was reported to an Independence County Sheriff’s deputy on Friday.
Sep 27 2001 by James Jefferson
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – The state president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People says his organization isn’t happy with the legislative redistricting plan approved by the st
Sep 27 2001 by admin
POWHATAN – Powhatan Courthouse State Park Pearlfest 2001 begins at 9 a.m. Saturday with a flag-raising ceremony near the courthouse, according to a schedule of events for the annual festival.