Sep 13 2002 by Janice Fae Mitchell
School officials are hoping for a strong voter turnout at the three polling sites chosen for Tuesday’s Batesville school board election.
Sep 13 2002 by Pat Smith
EVENING SHADE – Eleven new faces greeted returning students to Evening Shade School this fall.
Sep 13 2002 by admin
The Independence County Hometown Wellness Coalition has received a $15,000 check from the Coalition for a Tobacco Free Arkansas to fund the ICHWC’s programs focusing on tobacco use.
Sep 13 2002 by Sharon Knight
A Batesville woman accused of setting fire to another woman is scheduled to appear in Independence County Circuit Court on Monday on an unrelated battery charge, as well as a charge of possession o
The Independence County Election Commission will draw for ballot positions for the November general election at 5:30 p.m. Monday at the Southside branch of Citizens Bank.
With little discussion, the City of Batesville/Independence County Interlocal Committee approved the cooperative agreement between the city and county for the sheriff’s department to provide law en
Sep 13 2002 by Kara L. Dutchover
“What’s wrong, Mommy?” One by one, three small figures straggled into my bedroom, navigating through the darkness to my side of the bed.
Sep 13 2002 by Clyde McGinnis
145 YEARS AGO
Sep 12 2002 by David Kravets
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – A convicted killer who co-founded the Crips street gang and later became a Nobel Peace Prize nominee has been cleared for execution by a federal appeals court.
Sep 12 2002 by admin
Northcentral Arkansas Development Council Inc., in Batesville will be distributing commodities at the office on Ninth and Oak streets, beginning at 9 a.m. Tuesday, according to a news release.
By Jenny Marberry
Associated Press Writer
A preliminary autopsy report on a Batesville man found dead at his residence Saturday revealed the man died of carbon monoxide poisoning, Capt.