Mar 11 2002 by Andrea Bruner
The Desha Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 10,472 was formed in 1988 with “no money, no property and really no direction,” according to post commander Larry Jeffery.
Mar 8 2002 by Sharon Knight
The Independence County Quorum Court’s law enforcement committee has begun the process of trying to bring the county jail into compliance with state standards.
Mar 8 2002 by Kelly Wiese
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – Media observers say there’s a growing trend of lawyers subpoenaing journalists to make their case, and Arkansas, which saw three reporters ordered to testify, offers a prime exam
Mar 8 2002 by admin
A Batesville man is facing two drug-related charges in Independence County Circuit Court, according to documents filed Wednesday in the circuit clerk’s office.
Mar 8 2002 by Andrea Bruner
STRAWBERRY – River Valley patrons will head to the polls Tuesday in a special election to decide whether to extend an existing debt millage, according to Superintendent Randy Scarbrough.
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Mar 8 2002 by Melissa Nelson
LITTLE ROCK – The defense rested this morning in the public corruption trial of former prosecutor T.J. Hively of Batesville.
OIL TROUGH -The Oil Trough Town Council agreed Thursday to hire Finis Allen as a part-time marshal to patrol during certain hours, said Amy Goyne, recorder-treasurer.
“Ready … fire.”
Such were the words heard over and over Thursday as deputies with the Independence County Sheriff’s Office went through annual firearms qualification.
ASH FLAT – The Sharp County Quorum Court will meet at 6 p.m.
Mar 7 2002 by Brian Skoloff
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – Former prosecutor T.J. Hively said from the witness stand that he acted in good faith in managing the office that the government claims he ran as a criminal enterprise.
Mar 7 2002 by admin
ASH FLAT – Zachary Lambert, 20, and John R. Thurman, 21, were each formally charged Wednesday in Sharp County Circuit Court with aggravated robbery and aggravated assault.