Oct 29 2001 by James Jefferson
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – Gov. Mike Huckabee rejected a proposed restaurant smoking ban, saying unelected health officials should not impose such strict regulations on Arkansans.
Oct 29 2001 by admin
Dr. Edward N. Mosley, professor of mathematics at Lyon College, has been appointed to the J. Paul Smith Professorship in Mathematics and the Sciences, according to a release.
Oct 29 2001 by Chuck Ross
The Internet is being used for child pornography in Independence County.
MELBOURNE (AP) – Terms of their union contract left laid-off workers at a Boeing manufacturing plant without severance pay and little time to find new employment, the workers said.
Oct 29 2001 by Andrea Bruner
The 2001 Christmas Brings Hope drive is already underway, according to Ted Hall, chairperson.
JONESBORO – Samantha Crabtree of Cave City, a freshman at Arkansas State University, is among the latest recipients of the Mable Symons Woodside Memorial Scholarship, according to a news release.
Deann Lewallen, a sophomore at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, has been selected for the 2001-02 Sweetheart Court of the Arkansas Alpha chapter of the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity, acco
Oct 26 2001 by admin
Free Will Baptist
Today, appointments for pictorial church directory are from 1:30 to 9:30 p.m. Appointment times Saturday are from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Oct 26 2001 by Angelia Roberts
If walls could talk, a famous Batesville landmark could tell some interesting stories, along with how an early morning fire destroyed the Marvin Hotel.
Oct 26 2001 by Chuck Ross
Three separate incidents of theft and a residential burglary were reported to Independence County Sheriff’s deputies Tuesday.
A volatile and unstable mixture of chemicals used in a methamphetamine laboratory caused the evacuation of about 50 households near Oak Grove Road Thursday night.
Oct 26 2001 by Outdoors Habitat
There’s been a definite chill in the air recently, with the temperatures hovering in the 60s, a radical change from just a few days ago when 90s were the norm.