Feb 15 2002 by admin
Presidents Day on Monday will result in the closing of several local, state and federal offices. These offices will resume normal service on Tuesday.
Jimmy Lynn Smith of Newark has announced his intentions to seek the office of Independence County sheriff in the upcoming Republican primary.
Michael Z. Steele of Cherokee Village has announced his intention to seek the position of sheriff of Sharp County in the May Democratic primary.
Feb 15 2002 by Sharon Knight
A Concord man has been arrested in connection with the sexual assault of a 13-year-old girl that allegedly occurred in Independence County seven years ago, according to documents filed Thursday in
Free Will Baptist
Those working on stage preparation meet at 8 a.m. Saturday at the church. The Wild Game Supper begins at 6 p.m.
Feb 15 2002 by Andrea Bruner
EVENING SHADE – Some students in the River Valley School District are riding the bus up to four hours a day back and forth to a school over 30 miles from their home, while Evening Shade School is n
Feb 14 2002 by admin
CAVE CITY – The name of a Cave City woman reported missing since Jan. 28 has been entered in the National Crime Information Center as a missing person, said Sharp County Sheriff T.J.
Feb 14 2002 by Andrea Bruner
STRAWBERRY – The River Valley School Board met for four hours Monday and spent most of the night discussing plans for a new elementary school, according to Superintendent Randy Scarbrough.
A group of students at Southside middle and high schools “stunned” personnel at the Independence County Health Unit with an early Valentine’s Day gift.
Batesville Mayor Joe Biard has formally announced he will seek re-election for a third term in the May Democratic primary.
“When I announced my candidacy for Batesville City Attorney four years ago, I made the statement that I knew I had a lot to learn, but was willing to work hard and do what it takes to do the best j
Feb 14 2002 by Angelia Roberts
ASH FLAT – Shots allegedly fired by the son of a prosecutor during an aggravated robbery in Cherokee Village may have been from a weapon belonging to the Third Judicial District Drug Task Force.