Feb 6 2002 by Angelia Roberts
ASH FLAT – An ongoing controversy with law enforcement officials over jurisdiction in Sharp County resulted in charges being dropped against two men after a motion was filed Monday by Third Judicia
Feb 4 2002 by admin
HARDY – A tractor-trailer carrying 13 containers of sodium cyanide overturned Sunday morning about three miles north of Hardy on U.S. 63 in Fulton County, said Cpl.
Plans for the development of a hydroelectric generating facility at Lock and Dam No.
HIGHLAND – Candidates for various offices will be featured during a regular meeting of the Tri-County Concerned Citizens, said J.R. Murphy, organizer.
Jerry Hagar of Southside has announced his candidacy for sheriff of Independence County.
George W. Barnett of Southside is seeking re-election as Independence County Coroner.
He is a Democrat and a semi-retired funeral director.
Feb 4 2002 by Sharon Knight
A Batesville man arrested Thursday for not paying child support is expected to face drug-related charges for allegedly trying to sneak methamphetamine and marijuana into the Independence County Jai
The future economic growth of Batesville and the surrounding areas depends on the willingness of people to dedicate years to reshaping and creating an area that is attractive from every standpoint.
Feb 4 2002 by Andrea Bruner
CHARLOTTE – Cord-Charlotte School has received a $15,000 grant to build a fence around new baseball and softball fields, according to Jerrel Lillard, superintendent.
The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville and Arkansas Eastman will co-sponsor a documentary film series in February to celebrate Black History Month, announced Dr.
HARDY – A Hardy man was killed Saturday between 2 and 4 a.m., according to Trooper Ronnie Qualls with the Arkansas State Police.
Feb 4 2002 by Kelly Kissel
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – A former member of a northcentral Arkansas drug task force testified this morning that he had no knowledge of a special prosecutor actually handling cases under an $18,500-a-year