May 16 2002 by Sharon Knight
Independence County authorities are searching for a 34-year-old Batesville woman who was reportedly last seen on April 30 by a man at whose residence she had been staying
May 16 2002 by Andrea Bruner
Norman Harkey is seeking a third term as 16th Judicial District, Position 2, circuit judge. The district covers Independence, Cleburne, Izard, Stone and Fulton counties.
May 14 2002 by admin
Members of the Batesville City Council will discuss drafting a noise ordinance at 5:30 tonight when they convene at City Hall.
The Batesville Area Ministers Fellowship will sponsor a Batesville High School vespers service at 8 p.m. Thursday at the West Baptist Church Worship Center, 1100 N.
STRAWBERRY – The third annual Strawberry Fest will beginning with a parade at 10 a.m. Saturday, according to a news release.
May 14 2002 by Andrea Bruner
Tim Weaver and Bryan Tilley are squaring off for the 16th Judicial District, Position 4 judgeship in the Democratic primary Tuesday. Judicial races are, for the first time, nonpartisan.
PLEASANT PLAINS – The Pleasant Plains Town Council heard monthly financial and marshal’s reports during a regular meeting Monday, said Mayor Rick Siler.
May 14 2002 by Sharon Knight
U.S. Rep. Marion Berry (D-Gillett) has introduced an act in Congress that some say will slow the production of methamphetamine.
First Community Bank celebrated the construction of its new Eagle Mountain office at Eagle Mountain Boulevard in Batesville on May 7 with a symbolic nail driving ceremony.
STRAWBERRY – The City of Strawberry has received a $24,000 grant to expand its fire station, said state Rep. Don House, who assisted the city with the grant application process.
Salem will be the site of a Car and Cycle Show during the 53nd annual Homecoming Festival May 25. The show is sponsored by Williams Station and Garage.
The White River Regional Solid Waste Management Board will meet at 10 a.m. May 24 at the White River Regional Services Center, 1652 White Drive in Batesville.