Nov 27 2001 by Andrea Bruner
There’s a shortage of daycare in Independence County, so the Batesville School District will apply for a grant to help alleviate the problem, Superintendent Ted Hall announced recently.
Nov 27 2001 by admin
Members of the Batesville Water Utilities will have new and better equipment after approval was given to trade in old equipment, according to Jerry Jeffery, assistant to Utilities Manager Larry Tha
Nov 27 2001 by Angelia Roberts
ASH FLAT – Before stealing his cattle, the alleged thieves borrowed the owner’s truck, fixed a flat on the trailer, loaded five cows on the trailer and transported them to the Ash Flat Livestock Au
It’s budget time, and members of the Batesville City Council face a lengthy agenda at 5:30 tonight at City Hall.
Nov 26 2001 by admin
HUNT (AP) – Touring areas hard hit by violent Thanksgiving weekend tornadoes and thunderstorms, Gov. Mike Huckabee said Sunday he was amazed more Arkansans weren’t killed.
Nov 26 2001 by Angelia Roberts
ASH FLAT – An unusual noise, the length of time co-worker Mike Stone was gone to check on an inmate and instinct caused Elaine Moody to leave the dispatch area around 1:20 a.m. on Sept. 4.
NEWPORT (AP) – Two escapees from the Jackson County Jail didn’t get far Sunday night after climbing to freedom through an air conditioning duct.
PINE BLUFF (AP) – The state Board of Correction and Community Punishment voted today to move up the parole dates of 480 male prisoners and 72 female prisoners, said Correction Department spokeswoma
Nov 26 2001 by Teri Taylor
If you walk down the halls at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville and notice that one class is very quiet, no one is sleeping; it is just the sign language class in session.
Nov 26 2001 by Sharon Knight
Today is the last day to register for Christmas Brings Hope – a program that delivers food to Independence County residents who may need a little extra help at Christmas.
Nov 26 2001 by Andrea Bruner
Voters in rural Independence County may notice some changes in their representation when they next head to the polls.
A 67-year-old Newport woman was killed Saturday afternoon in a one-car accident on U.S. 63 in Poinsett County, Arkansas State Police said.