Nov 26 2001 by admin
NEWPORT (AP) – Two escapees from the Jackson County Jail didn’t get far Sunday night after climbing to freedom through an air conditioning duct.
PINE BLUFF (AP) – The state Board of Correction and Community Punishment voted today to move up the parole dates of 480 male prisoners and 72 female prisoners, said Correction Department spokeswoma
Nov 26 2001 by Teri Taylor
If you walk down the halls at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville and notice that one class is very quiet, no one is sleeping; it is just the sign language class in session.
Nov 26 2001 by Sharon Knight
Today is the last day to register for Christmas Brings Hope – a program that delivers food to Independence County residents who may need a little extra help at Christmas.
Nov 26 2001 by Andrea Bruner
Voters in rural Independence County may notice some changes in their representation when they next head to the polls.
A 67-year-old Newport woman was killed Saturday afternoon in a one-car accident on U.S. 63 in Poinsett County, Arkansas State Police said.
Nov 26 2001 by Chuck Ross
The natural death of a Sulphur Rock man was reported to the Independence County Sheriff’s Office Saturday.
HUNT (AP) – Touring areas hard hit by violent Thanksgiving weekend tornadoes and thunderstorms, Gov. Mike Huckabee said Sunday he was amazed more Arkansans weren’t killed.
Nov 23 2001 by admin
“Let’s Play: Pastimes from the Past,” a nationally touring exhibit organized by the Rogers Historical Museum in northwest Arkansas, will be on view at Old Independence Regional Museum through Dec.
HIGHLAND – Sharp County Judge Harold Crawford explained redistricting of the county and also the realignment of the districts to be represented by the county justices of the peace during a recent m
TRUMANN (AP) – Rep. Marion Berry says he enjoys serving in Congress, and has no plans to run for governor.
Nov 23 2001 by Sharon Knight
For Steve Choate, it is a simple task – particularly when the subject is children.