Oct 11 2002 by admin
National Public Radio correspondent Margot Adler will present the 2002-03 Hugh B. Patterson Sr. lecture at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 17 in Nucor Auditorium. The lecture is free and open to the public.
On Saturday the Batesville Fire Department will be accepting cash donations at the Batesville Wal-Mart supercenter from 8 a.m.
BROCKWELL – Healthcare professionals will offer a variety of screenings and services, many of which are free at the Izard County Family Health Fair Saturday from 10 a.m.
A Great Strides 5K Run/Walk will be Saturday beginning at 8:30 a.m. starting at Eagle Mountain Elementary, said Mary Beth Frensley, registered nurse with the Independence County Health Department.
Oct 10 2002 by admin
The Widowed Persons Support Group will meet at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Catfish Wharf for a Dutch-treat lunch.
The Independence County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 55-year-old Batesville man for public intoxication around 2:30 Tuesday afternoon on 14th Street.
Oct 10 2002 by Clyde McGinnis
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MOUNTAIN VIEW – Scrapbooking, the popular hobby of preserving pictures, memorabilia and written thoughts, will be celebrated in Mountain View during two Ozark scrapbooking weekends, Nov.
Oct 10 2002 by Martha Irvine
OAK PARK, Ill. (AP) – By now, it’s a well-known fact: the nation’s younger generation is fatter than any before it, with 14 percent classified as obese or overweight.
POCAHONTAS – Old Davidsonville State Park will host various spooks and haunts Oct. 19, said Kristyn Rainey, park interpreter.
RAVENDEN – Doug Doggett is the scheduled guest speaker for the annual Ravenden homecoming dinner on Oct.