Aug 21 2002 by Sharon Knight
Three people were sentenced to the Arkansas Department of Correction after pleading guilty to various charges in Independence County Circuit Court.
Aug 21 2002 by admin
Aug 21 2002 by Larry Stroud
All the hoopla last weekend surrounding the 25th anniversary of Elvis Presley’s death brought back memories to Elaine Duncan Comer.
Independence County deputies are carrying the same weapons and the same ammunition as of today.
145 YEARS AGO
Aug 20 2002 by Andrea Bruner
Despite a mini-blackout for most of the morning, Batesville Schools got off to a good start Monday, Superintendent Ted Hall told the board last night at its regular meeting.
Batesville School District voters may go to one of three polls in the Sept. 17 election.
The Batesville School Board spent an hour at Monday night’s meeting discussing polling places.
Aug 20 2002 by admin
CONWAY (AP) – A Greenbrier man was killed while playing “cop games” with friends inside a church.
Aug 20 2002 by Angelia Roberts
CHEROKEE VILLAGE – The prosecutor resigned, his son was taken into custody and a third man involved in a Jan. 8 incident was given probation after charges were reduced and guilty pleas entered.
ASH FLAT – Ozarka College will offer a full “Fundamentals of Graphology” course at the Sharp County Education Center in Remington Plaza in Ash Flat with instructor Louie Seibert, certified grapholo
Aug 20 2002 by Sharon Knight
Independence County will ask the governor’s office for $60,000 to establish a county-wide mosquito abatement program.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – Though federal court rulings have allowed the state to require vaccinations for students who previously had religious exemptions, a federal judge issued an injunction to one stud