Apr 9 2002 by Larry Stroud
ASH FLAT – Sales tax collections in Sharp County have declined sharply in the past two or three months, County Judge Harold Crawford told members of the Quorum Court on Monday.
Apr 9 2002 by Tini Tran
MANILA, Philippines (AP) – With the safe recovery Monday of an Italian priest abducted by Muslim rebels in the Philippines six months ago, President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo vowed to step up the fig
Apr 9 2002 by admin
The Junior Auxiliary of Independence County, along with the Alpha Pregnancy Center, has announced that Aim for Success will present a program at 6 p.m.
EL DORADO (AP) – Frontier justice and modern retailing collided when police arrested two men for riding horses through a Wal-Mart Supercenter.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – Taxpayers who follow the state’s instructions for completing their income tax returns could fill them out wrong in two places, a state official concedes.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – A Maumelle man who filed last month to run for governor was charged with driving while intoxicated last weekend in Hot Spring County, authorities said.
Apr 9 2002 by Angelia Roberts
MELBOURNE – Approximately four months after he voluntarily gave himself up to authorities, Michael Clark is free.
Apr 9 2002 by Sharon Knight
THIDA – Volunteers with determination, sometimes digging with their hands, never gave up – not until they had freed three boys trapped in an old abandoned mine.
Two Republicans and five Democrats seeking election as Independence County sheriff gave brief speeches during a noon meeting Friday for the Batesville Kiwanis.
A black man walked into Friedman’s Jewelers in the Eagle Mountain Shopping Center shortly before 10:30 this morning, pulled a gun and demanded money, then forced the manager and a clerk into a back
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Apr 9 2002 by Shawn Pogatchnik
DUBLIN, Ireland (AP) – Roman Catholic bishops in Ireland agreed to mount an internal investigation into what they called the “great pain and shame” of sexual abuse within the priesthood – including