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
Jun 18 2002 by admin
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.
Jun 17 2002 by Sharon Knight
Two Independence County residents are facing numerous charges in connection with the recovery of a stolen tractor-trailer and a methamphetamine lab found Wednesday hidden on White Buck Ranch, north
Jun 17 2002 by Angelia Roberts
CALICO ROCK – The search for a man who fell overboard Friday while fishing the White River near Calico Rock continues, Izard County Sheriff Joe Martz said this morning.
Jun 17 2002 by admin
Twenty-seven students have been awarded the high school senior academic scholarship from the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville, said Kristen Cross, financial aid director.
SEARCY – Joshua R. Jenkins, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ron Jenkins of Batesville, has been awarded one of Harding University’s Trustee Scholarships, which provides full tuition for eight semesters.
Two people are facing drug and theft charges in Independence County Circuit Court, according to documents filed last week in the circuit clerk’s office.
ASH FLAT – A July 22 court date has been scheduled for Third Judicial Prosecuting Attorney Stewart Lambert, his son, Zachary Lambert, and John Thurman.
Jun 17 2002 by Andrea Bruner
Orville Arms of Charlotte is retiring for the fourth time and with him goes the Independence County Board of Education office.
CAVE CITY – A couple posing as newlyweds were arrested on several felony drug and weapons charges Saturday in Cave City after the supposed bridegroom bolted into the woods following a traffic stop,
Jury selection began this morning in the trial of a Batesville man charged with attempting to kill his 7-year-old son in February 2001.