Mar 8 2002 by Melissa Nelson
LITTLE ROCK – The defense rested this morning in the public corruption trial of former prosecutor T.J. Hively of Batesville.
Mar 8 2002 by admin
OIL TROUGH -The Oil Trough Town Council agreed Thursday to hire Finis Allen as a part-time marshal to patrol during certain hours, said Amy Goyne, recorder-treasurer.
Mar 8 2002 by Sharon Knight
“Ready … fire.”
Such were the words heard over and over Thursday as deputies with the Independence County Sheriff’s Office went through annual firearms qualification.
ASH FLAT – The Sharp County Quorum Court will meet at 6 p.m.
Mar 7 2002 by Brian Skoloff
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – Former prosecutor T.J. Hively said from the witness stand that he acted in good faith in managing the office that the government claims he ran as a criminal enterprise.
Mar 7 2002 by admin
ASH FLAT – Zachary Lambert, 20, and John R. Thurman, 21, were each formally charged Wednesday in Sharp County Circuit Court with aggravated robbery and aggravated assault.
Mar 7 2002 by Sharon Knight
Six people were sentenced to prison Monday after pleading guilty to drug-related charges in Independence County Circuit Court.
MELBOURNE – Investigators from the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation and Safety Bureau are expected to visit the site of a plane crash that injured an 88-year-old pilo
Mar 7 2002 by Andrea Bruner
On the corner of 18th and Lyon streets, Batesville area children play and learn about the world around them, not realizing how many people were involved in building a new Head Start center.
Independence County authorities are investigating the theft of a car from a residence on Jones Drive on Tuesday, according to reports released by the sheriff’s office this morning.
A Batesville man is facing a drug possession charge in Independence County Circuit Court, according to documents filed Wednesday in the circuit clerk’s office.
OIL TROUGH – During an Oil Trough Town Council meeting that begins at 6 tonight in the City Hall, aldermen may pick someone to replace Sandra Cox, who resigned from the council several weeks ago, s