Oct 24 2001 by Chuck Ross
The Road and Law Enforcement committees of the Independence County Quorum Court met Monday night to discuss proposed budgets for fiscal year 2002.
Oct 24 2001 by Angelia Roberts
Council members did not approve a request at last night’s meeting for a cut in the boulevard section of Eagle Mountain Drive.
Oct 24 2001 by admin
STRAWBERRY – A total of $14,618.94 was raised during the River Valley School Fall Festival, held on Oct. 5.
Several Eagle Mountain Elementary School students were recently named citizens of the month, according to a release.
SULPHUR ROCK – Sulphur Rock School recently held its annual Fall Festival on the school campus. Various booths were open outside on the school grounds for the public to visit.
Charges have been filed against a Batesville man accused of making a bomb threat to Batesville High School on Sept. 12, the day after the terrorist attacks in New York City and Washington, D.C.
Oct 24 2001 by Andrea Bruner
About 800 people attended the ninth annual Ladies Night Out Tuesday at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville – 300 more than expected.
Judges commonly tell offenders “If you cannot afford an attorney, one will be appointed for you,” but in Independence County Municipal Court, if offenders do not pay their fines ranging from speedi
Oct 22 2001 by Angelia Roberts
Independence County Deputy Randy Sharp fired his gun repeatedly at a pickup headed straight for him Sunday night.
A state police vehicle enroute to an accident in Cord sustained major damage after colliding with a pickup truck Friday morning at the intersection of Highway 25 and White Drive.
Oct 22 2001 by admin
LITTLE ROCK – Ashley Elizabeth Ketz, 17, of Batesville was crowned 2001 Arkansas State Fair Queen Saturday night.
A Salem woman was killed Friday afternoon when the vehicle she was driving went off the road, rolled and she was ejected, state police said.