Jun 18 2002 by Sharon Knight
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.
Jun 18 2002 by Larry Stroud
ASH FLAT – The new Rock Creek Bridge in northern Sharp County was reopened to traffic this morning, announced County Judge Harold Crawford.
Jun 18 2002 by James Jefferson
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – Janet Huckabee has a lot of catching up to do if she wants to match her opponent’s fund-raising efforts in the race for secretary of state.
Jun 18 2002 by admin
First Community Bank in Batesville honored 10 retiring teachers of area school districts on May 22.
Jun 17 2002 by admin
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,
Jun 17 2002 by Sharon Knight
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.
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.
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.