Nov 1 2002 by admin
Columbia Records recording group The Derek Trucks Band from Jacksonville, Fla., will play the 400-seat Melba Theatre at 115 Main St. on Saturday, said James Wang of Batesville Promotions.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – An Arkansas man agreed to be extradited to California on Thursday to face trial in two nearly 40-year-old murder cases.
Nov 1 2002 by Jeremy Haggard
While the uncertain presidential election of 2000 was a surprise to some, Skip Rutherford and Lyon College senior Rachel Johnson could have told anyone the race would be a squeaker.
U.S. Senate Candidates Tim Hutchinson and Mark Pryor will be in Batesville Saturday to meet with constituents.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – Republican Gov. Mike Huckabee has a slight lead over Democrat state Treasurer Jimmie Lou Fisher for the state’s chief executive spot, according to a recent poll.
Batesville High School will host a senior-parent night at 7 p.m. Monday in the high school library.
CUSHMAN – The Cushman Town Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday in the city hall to hear police, water department and financial reports, said Mayor Buddy Nail.
Nov 1 2002 by Clyde McGinnis
145 YEARS AGO
Life is real Ã‰ also happiness
Alas, so many settle for less.
The world’s horrid evils
Can make them blind.
Settling for a life
Of a shattered kind.
Yet Ã‰ happiness in life is real!
Nov 1 2002 by Karen Lynch
Voters will decide between Keith Bowers, Robert Duez or Jerry Hagar as a replacement for Independence County Sheriff Dan Johnson, who did not seek re-election.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – With reports of long lines and good turnout, early voter turnout in Arkansas this year could surpass the 15 percent turnout rate in 2000, according to the secretary of state’s of
Oct 31 2002 by Andrea Bruner
No matter if the winner is a Democrat or Republican, residents of the northwest corner of Independence County will have a new representative on the quorum court next year.