Aug 31 2001 by admin
Wednesday’s birth announcement for Darin Scott Evans II has been updated to include additional information. Great-grandparents include the late Bill and Lucille Evans.
Evening Shade plans open house
EVENING SHADE – Evening Shade Schools will have an open house from 5:30 to 7 Thursday night.
The annual report to the public will follow in the library.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – Want to go bear hunting?
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – Arkansas Game and Fish Commission biologists are asking hunters and bird watchers for their help in tracking the spread of an exotic bird across the state.The bird is known as th
Free Will Baptist
Aug 31 2001 by Brendan Farrington
MIAMI (AP) – A federal judge ruled Thursday that Florida’s law banning homosexuals from adopting children is valid, accepting the state’s argument that married couples provide the most stable house
Aug 31 2001 by Chuck Ross
In the eight months since Sheriff Dan Johnson took office, 10 employees have left county employment; eight voluntary resignations and two fired for cause.
On Thursday shortly before noon, Independence County Sheriff Dan Johnson was involved in an automobile accident while driving a county-owned vehicle.
Aug 30 2001 by Kelly Wiese
Kathy Hughes has played bingo every week at the Knights of Columbus hall in Helena for 27 years.
Next Tuesday, she’ll have to find someplace else to play. The hall will be silent.
Aug 30 2001 by Andrea Bruner
The Humane Society of Independence County is $5,000 away from its goal, and president Bev Finch said she is confident the nonprofit group will raise the money before its deadline.
Aug 30 2001 by admin
“We’re hoping it’s like the man who stole the “˜Mona Lisa’ from the Louvre, that they loved it so much they just took it home with them.” said Aline McCracken.
Labor Day on Monday will result in the closing of several local, state and federal offices. These offices will resume normal service on Tuesday.