Oct 2 2002 by admin
HELENA – The Sonny Boy Blues Society has announced the stage line-up for the 17th annual free King Biscuit Blues Festival, held on Columbus Day weekend, Oct. 10-12 in downtown Helena.
Oct 2 2002 by Melissa Nelson
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – In another sign of the changes since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks, federal workers have taken over passenger screening at Little Rock National Airport.
Oct 2 2002 by Sharon Knight
The independent jail chapel committee broke ground on a new chapel for the county jail, still lacking $240 to pay for the project.
THIDA – The fourth annual Hillbilly Fest at Thida on Sept. 14 was a success with an estimated 150 people attending the festivities, according to organizers.
Just attempting to have sex with a 13-year-old girl was enough to land a Batesville man in trouble for rape.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – A national report released today gives Arkansas low grades in preparing students for college.
Oct 2 2002 by Andrea Bruner
It should be old hat by now, breaking enrollment records semester after semester at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville, but college officials are still plenty excited.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – A Toyota Motor Corp.
MAGNESS – A door-to-door income eligibility survey will begin soon in Magness as city officials continue to plan for the possibility of constructing a sewer system, said Lisa Huff, recorder-treasur
STRAWBERRY – The River Valley Fall Festival will be Friday and opens with a concession stand serving barbecue sandwiches with all the trimmings at 5 p.m., according to a news release from the spons
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Oct 1 2002 by Sharon Knight
A Dec. 16 trial date has been set for a Batesville woman accused of setting another woman on fire.