Jul 10 2002 by Caryn Rousseau
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – U.S. Sen. Blanche Lincoln wrote the defense department on Tuesday, asking why it dropped a contract with a Cabot beret maker in favor of a Canadian manufacturer.
Jul 10 2002 by Sharon Knight
The 59th Annual Water Carnival promises to make a big splash in Batesville this year, Norma Story, carnival administrator and office manager for the Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce, said this m
Jul 10 2002 by James Jefferson
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – The state Highway Commission sold $215 million worth of bonds Tuesday in the third and final round of bond sales to finance the state’s five-year interstate rehabilitation progra
A Batesville man is facing rape and incest charges in Independence County Circuit Court, according to documents filed this morning in the circuit clerk’s office.
Jul 9 2002 by Sharon Knight
The Independence County Quorum Court made its position on the Pledge of Allegiance clear, and wants everyone to know it.
Independence County authorities, acting on a complaint from workers at the state revenue office, arrested a Latino man Monday morning who allegedly gave a false address when applying for a state id
A Batesville company sued for allegedly terminating a contract with independent agent because of his religion says the lawsuit is “without merit.”
Jul 9 2002 by Andrea Bruner
The Batesville School District has ended the 2001-02 academic year with a carryover of $894,553, which Superintendent Ted Hall says is good, but not great.
Jul 9 2002 by admin
145 Years Ago
Jul 9 2002 by Larry Stroud
ASH FLAT – Sharp County finances are holding their own for the time being.
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Jul 8 2002 by Angela K. Brown
BROWNWOOD, Texas (AP) – As murky water lapped against sandbags piled in front of restaurants, motels and gas stations, residents hoped desperately it wouldn’t rise.