May 23 2001 by Chuck Bartels
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – A federal labor panel on Tuesday dismissed a union complaint that would have ensured access by union organizers to workers inside Wal-Mart stores.
May 23 2001 by admin
MELBOURNE – Izard County has been hit with a “tremendous outbreak” of armyworms during the past several days, said Wayne Neal, county Extension agent.
Long known for their crop and beef production, farmers in the Panhandle and High Plains have a newcomer in their midst – dairy producers.
May 23 2001 by Paul Recer
WASHINGTON (AP) – Traces of pollen found in soils dug from deep beneath a Mexican plain show that ancient farmers were growing cornlike plants there more than 6,000 years ago, the earliest known do
CALICO ROCK – The death of a 30-year old woman found shot in her yard, five miles north of Calico Rock, is under investigation by the Arkansas State Police and the Izard County Sheriff’s Office, ac
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – Authorities have identified a body pulled from the Arkansas River on Saturday as that of a missing 18-year-old Jacksonville woman.
May 23 2001 by Larry Stroud
Canaan Sandy of the Cave City 4-H Club is featured in the cover photo of the first Youth Issue of a national magazine, Seedstock Edge, the official publication of the National Swine Registry.
Landmark Baptist Academy will host commencement exercises at 7 p.m. Thursday in the church auditorium, according to school officials. A reception will follow in the gymnasium.
May 23 2001 by Angelia Roberts
MOUNTAIN VIEW – A reported abduction is under investigation by authorities in Stone County after two boys said they were kidnapped for approximately two hours and later released.
May 23 2001 by Luis Cabrera
May 23 2001 by Chuck Ross
Twenty-four incidents were reported to the Independence County Sheriff’s Office in the past 48 hours.
DeWITT (AP) – The trial began Tuesday in a dispute in which Arkansas County is trying to wrest $1 million in annual property tax paid to Desha County by an electric generating plant.