Oct 24 2002 by admin
White River Regional Housing Authority received a $37,000 grant from the Department of Housing and Urban Development according to a news release.
SULPHUR ROCK – The Sulphur Rock School District will have a school resource officer on campus as early as next week, Superintendent Jerry Rose said.
Oct 24 2002 by James Jefferson
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – The city of Helena’s sanitation director pleaded guilty today to federal charges that he voted on more than two dozen absentee ballots in the May primary.
CHERRY VALLEY (AP) – Three people were killed when a suspected gas leak caused their house to explode and burn to the ground.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – The Arkansas Supreme Court today said voters will have the chance to decide Nov.
Oct 24 2002 by Clyde McGinnis
145 Years Ago
Batesville is improving in every respect, morally as well as physically. Several new buildings are in progress of erection and progressing finely.
HOT SPRINGS – Persons desiring to serve as local preliminary pageant judges in the Miss Arkansas Scholarship Pageant Organization are invited to attend a mandatory judges seminar on Sunday, Nov.
Local photographer and outdoor columnist Tony McGuffey is leading a Buffalo River Fall Foliage Photo Safari Nov. 2-4.
MOUNTAIN VIEW – Tradition and necessity are the “mothers of invention” for the 20th annual Arkansas Bean Fest and Arkansas Championship Outhouse Race in Mountain View Friday and Saturday.
Oct 24 2002 by Janice Fae Mitchell
In the beginning of a series of reports, Richard O’Neal presented a facility update on the West Elementary School campus at the Batesville School Board meeting Monday.
Someone apparently took medication from two different women who lived at 200 Double Road #8, Batesville Oct. 16, according to reports filed at the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.
Oct 23 2002 by Janice Fae Mitchell
Batesville School Superintendent Ted Hall has announced that the deadline is extended for applications and nominations for the district’s facilities task force. The new deadline is Nov. 6.