May 1 2002 by admin
Lyon College will host its 130th commencement exercises at 9:30 a.m. Saturday in Couch Garden. The baccalaureate service will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday in Brown Chapel.
SULPHUR ROCK – Sulphur Rock will host its graduation ceremony at 7 p.m. May 9 in the gymnasium, according to Charles Crow, high school counselor.
FLORAL – The Midland Elementary Science Fair 2002, sponsored by the Gifted and Talented Department, was March 11-15.
ASH FLAT – Sharp County authorities are investigating a residential burglary and theft in which the homeowner lost items with an estimated value of $2,810, said Sheriff T.J. “Sonny” Powell.
May 1 2002 by Andrea Bruner
Batesville High School’s class of 2002 might be called 2002-and-blue. Seniors competed for fewer in-house scholarships this year, and some of the older awards may be for less money, as well.
Every summer at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville, the campus comes alive with the entrance of young scholars.
Apr 30 2002 by admin
MILWAUKEE (AP) – An Iowa hog farmer who abandoned his 27-year marriage to move in with a young stripper was sentenced to 22 years in prison for killing his paramour last November.
Apr 30 2002 by Peggy Andersen
SEATTLE (AP) – When a labor group wanted to organize an event to salute the female workers who kept U.S.
Apr 30 2002 by Sharon Knight
Two people have been charged in Independence County Circuit Court in connection with an attempted break-in at the anhydrous ammonia pipeline pump station near Floral on April 12.
Apr 30 2002 by Andrea Bruner
A Batesville school bus driver lost his job following his arrest Sunday for allegedly displaying inappropriate sexual behavior in public.
L. Dickson Flake of Little Rock will return to the Lyon College Board of Trustees for a new four-year term beginning in July.
A dispute over stereo speakers led to felony charges against three Batesville men, according to documents filed Friday in the Independence County Circuit Court clerk’s office.