Dec 6 2001 by Chuck Ross
Sixteenth Judicial District Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Linda Boone decided not to process the case against former Independence County Jail employee Sheri Witt.
Dec 6 2001 by Sharon Knight
Independence County’s unemployment rate dropped a whole percentage point in October, reflecting a similar downward trend in neighboring counties, according to the latest statistics released by the
A bomb threat was transmitted by telephone to ConAgra Frozen Foods early Wednesday morning.
Dec 6 2001 by Angelia Roberts
MELBOURNE – Captured with the use of thermal imagining, a Batesville man was taken into custody approximately one hour after fleeing from deputies in Izard County.
MOUNT PLEASANT – Teachers at Mount Pleasant School will receive the $1,000 raises they were told they could expect this year.
Dec 5 2001 by admin
Independence County will conduct a test of the severe weather warning system at 10 a.m. Thursday, according to Faye England, director of the Emergency Dispatch office.
EVENING SHADE – The Evening Shade School Board will host its monthly business meeting one week earlier than usual, said Superintendent Ron Taylor.
Dec 5 2001 by Sharon Knight
Circuit Judge Keith Rutledge wants to do something different to curb drug and alcohol abuse in the 16th Judicial District.
Dec 5 2001 by Angelia Roberts
ASH FLAT – Approximately eight individuals were on the ground, held at gunpoint, when eleven Sharp County law enforcement officers arrived at the Richwood Apartments Tuesday night after gunshots we
The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the 2001 Christmas Parade results as follows:
Dec 5 2001 by Chuck Ross
Single incidents of criminal mischief and possession of marijuana were reported to the Independence County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday.
CHARLOTTE – The Cord-Charlotte School District hopes to have a new cafetorium ready by the time the Class of 2002 is ready to graduate.