Feb 20 2002 by admin
FAIRFIELD BAY – KFFB owner and general manager Bob Connell recently announced the radio station has teamed with area emergency service officers, amateur radio clubs and area businesses to present t
NEWPORT – Stan Haigwood of Newport recently won first place in the Class A no-till/strip-till non-irrigated division of the 2001 National Corn Growers’ Association’s Corn Yield Contest in Arkansas,
The Charlotte 4-H Club won first in the skit division at the Independence County Share the Fun activity at Independence Hall Saturday. Newark earned second and Cave City garnered third.
Feb 20 2002 by Andrea Bruner
Batesville School District has launched a new Web site, and Sean Forehand, district technology coordinator, said he hopes www.batesvilleschools.com will be “a bridge between the school and the comm
Feb 20 2002 by Angelia Roberts
SALEM – Law enforcement officers found that a cereal bowl wasn’t filled with the breakfast of champions, but instead held “ice,” a pure form of methamphetamine, along with heroin when they conducte
MELBOURNE – Enrollment at Ozarka College continues to grow, even though the college did not set an enrollment record this spring, according to Ron Helm, registrar and vice president for student ser
Feb 19 2002 by admin
Organizations applying for 2003 United Way agency status are reminded that applications are due Feb. 28.
No application will be accepted after that date.
Feb 19 2002 by Sharon Knight
If flood waters from the White River come rolling downstream, Batesville and Independence County will be ready to shut the floodgates, said Bill Hicks, director of the county Office and Emergency S
Here’s a bit of advice. Don’t drive yourself to the Independence County Sheriff’s Office to pay a ticket for driving without a driver’s license. You could get another ticket.
Feb 19 2002 by Andrea Bruner
The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville has set yet another record for enrollment, but the college is quickly running out of room for its students.
144 YEARS AGO It is of the utmost importance to the people of this section to know why so much of our eastern mail comes to us by way of Little Rock. Who is to blame? Is it the postmaster at Napoleon or the postmaster …
By Andrea Bruner
Community News Editor