Aug 15 2001 by admin
In a special meeting Tuesday, the Batesville School Board accepted eight resignations, hired several personnel and moved two employees into new positions, according to Superintendent Ted Hall.
Aug 15 2001 by Jim Chlebak
PLEASANT PLAINS – Tommy Thompson, new Midland School District superintendent, has a simple philosophy to guide what he hopes will be a turn around in the school enrollment: “Nobody cares what you k
ASH FLAT – Sharp County authorities are investigating the theft of a 1997 Yamaha all-terrain vehicle that was taken from Barnes Road, north of Evening Shade on Aug. 6, said Sheriff T.J.
Aug 15 2001 by Angelia Roberts
With the exception of approving annexation of 25 acres into the city limits, last night’s Batesville City Council spent the meeting on giving a thumbs up to demolition of two-run down buildings and
MOUNTAIN VIEW – A slide program, “Trees, Trails and Animals,” will be shown today at 8:30 p.m.
Aug 15 2001 by Andrea Bruner
Ashley Elizabeth Ketz of Batesville will represent Independence County at the Northeast Arkansas District Fair next month.
HEBER SPRINGS – The Carl Garner Visitor Center at the west end of Greers Ferry Dam will host an evening of Ozark storytelling and folk music beginning at 7 p.m.
Aug 13 2001 by Larry Stroud
CAVE CITY – This year’s Cave City Watermelon Festival was bigger and better than ever, even though the last two hours were rained out, said Charles Landers, president of the melon festival committe
Aug 13 2001 by admin
A new activity is being planned for Kids Day at the Independence County Fair, according to a news release.
CAVE CITY – A 23-year-old Batesville man was arrested on several felony drug and weapons charges after a traffic stop Thursday in Cave City, said Police Chief Vernon Gann.
EVENING SHADE – Gary Holden, Wal-Mart assistant manager, recently presented Mother’s Against Drunk Driving Sharp County co-coordinators Rhonda Woods and Sharon Qualls with a $1,000 Wal-Mart Foundat