Jun 19 2002 by admin
STRAWBERRY – The town of Strawberry in Lawrence County has been awarded a $24,000 state grant to add two bays to the Strawberry fire station, according to Bruce Campbell, director of the Department
Jun 19 2002 by Sharon Knight
“My daddy tried to shoot me,” 8-year-old Aaron Rice told a hushed courtroom this morning, the second day of testimony in the attempted murder trial of his father, Joseph Rice.
MELBOURNE – The body of a Rogers doctor was found this morning, five days after he fell overboard on a fishing expedition and drowned.
A Batesville man whose alleged attempted burglary at a Batesville church was foiled by a church secretary is facing a charge in Independence County Circuit Court.
Jun 18 2002 by admin
First Community Bank in Batesville honored 10 retiring teachers of area school districts on May 22.
Jun 18 2002 by Larry Stroud
POUGHKEEPSIE – Work on a new power substation alongside state Highway 58 about four miles north of Poughkeepsie has begun by North Arkansas Electric Cooperative Inc., said James Woody, the power co
SEATTLE (AP) – Starbucks Coffee Co. pulled a promotional poster from more than 3,000 retail outlets over concerns the picture of drinks side by side might inappropriately recall the Sept. 11.
Jun 18 2002 by Sharon Knight
A Batesville man involved in a high speed chase and a vehicle accident with an Independence County Sheriff’s deputy Saturday has been charged with several misdemeanor offenses.
Just before we left home for Memphis we received a letter from Mr. Jas. F. Batte of Searcy, White County, enclosing two very fine specimens of wool from some very fine sheep belonging to Mr.
A motorcycle rider who led authorities on a high speed chase in Batesville Thursday is facing 12 misdemeanor charges.
The incident was the second such pursuit involving a motorcycle last week.
Marilyn Rice’s voice was shaky and largely unintelligible as she called 9-1-1 and asked for help.
More than 500 men took advantage of the Second Annual Men’s Health Fair Saturday at the University of Arkansas Community College in Batesville.