Aug 30 2001 by admin
SULPHUR ROCK – David Blackburn, a junior at Sulphur Rock High School, recently received a certificate and a $50 check for participating in the National Parents’ Day 2001, according to a news releas
Aug 30 2001 by Chuck Ross
Two juveniles and an adult, all from the Southside community, were arrested Tuesday in connection with an arson near the Southside Middle School cafeteria Monday evening.
Aug 30 2001 by Kelly Wiese
Kathy Hughes has played bingo every week at the Knights of Columbus hall in Helena for 27 years.
Next Tuesday, she’ll have to find someplace else to play. The hall will be silent.
Aug 30 2001 by Andrea Bruner
The Humane Society of Independence County is $5,000 away from its goal, and president Bev Finch said she is confident the nonprofit group will raise the money before its deadline.
“We’re hoping it’s like the man who stole the “˜Mona Lisa’ from the Louvre, that they loved it so much they just took it home with them.” said Aline McCracken.
Labor Day on Monday will result in the closing of several local, state and federal offices. These offices will resume normal service on Tuesday.
Aug 29 2001 by admin
ASH FLAT – Four area residents pleaded guilty to various charges Tuesday in Sharp County Circuit Court, according to public records in the county and circuit clerk’s office.
SEARCY – Five people were arrested on drug charges in two incidents Friday in White County, according to a news release from the sheriff’s office.
Aug 29 2001 by Chuck Ross
Members of the Oil Trough Volunteer Fire Department received a surprise when fighting a house fire in the Maple Springs area Tuesday.
ASH FLAT – Sharp County authorities are investigating the theft of a boat and trailer Friday and, in a separate case over the weekend, made a drug bust involving cocaine, said Sheriff T.J.
An open house to demonstrate the benefits of Tai-Chi will be from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday at Kaleidoscope, 3443 Harrision St.