Sep 11 2002 by admin
A Batesville woman was severely injured Monday evening when she was doused with a flammable liquid and set on fire.
LITTLE ROCK – Schools may now apply for the Arkansas Arts Council’s Arts in Education Assistance Fund for Teachers according to Joy Pennington, executive director of the Arkansas Arts Council.
“Every generation can answer a question,” Lyon College President Walter B.
MELBOURNE – The first meeting of the 2002-03 Izard County Retired Teachers and School Employees Association will be Monday at Ozarka College in Melbourne.
Sep 11 2002 by Clyde McGinnis
145 Years Ago
NEWPORT (AP) – Jackson County residents Tuesday approved a half-cent sales tax increase that will generate revenues for the Arkansas State University campus in Newport.
Sep 10 2002 by Andrea Bruner
The Batesville Planning Commission met before a full house Monday night as it considered several requests and listened to different opinions of some controversial issues.
Sep 10 2002 by Sharon Knight
A Dec. 16 trial date has been set for two people charged with the murder of a Cord man in July 2000.
Sep 10 2002 by Larry Stroud
NEWARK – Aldermen at Newark are now working for nothing.
If all goes according to plan, inmates in the Independence County Detention Center will have a chapel for worship services by the end of the year.
Sep 9 2002 by Janice Fae Mitchell
A foster mother sat up all night making a Raggedy Ann doll for a little blonde-haired, blue-eyed girl before giving her up for adoption.
Sep 9 2002 by Sharon Knight
Three school districts in Independence County will soon have resource officers and another district will have a second one, thanks to a $285,513 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice.