Oct 16 2001 by Chuck Ross
A news release from the Independence County Sheriff’s Office indicated an armed robbery was reported early this morning.
Oct 16 2001 by admin
BLYTHEVILLE (AP) – Authorities have charged a man with first-degree murder after a Blytheville man was killed over the weekend.
SEARCY – The White County Sheriff’s Department on Monday discovered a large number of mature marijuana plants along a ditch bank because of information received from the public, according to a news
The Batesville Kiwanis Club will meet at noon Friday at the Ramada Inn. First Lt.
Oct 16 2001 by Michael Frazier
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – Lt. Gov. Winthrop Rockefeller handed out gun locks at the Arkansas State Fair to protect consumers who have been snapping up firearms since the Sept. 11 terror attacks.
Oct 16 2001 by Mark Skelton
Editor’s note: This is the first of a regular series of opinion articles written by members of the board of directors of the Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce.
ASH FLAT – A death by a self-inflicted gunshot wound was among cases investigated in September by the Sharp County Sheriff’s Office, according to a monthly report from Sheriff T.J. “Sonny” Powell.
Oct 16 2001 by Angelia Roberts
SALEM – Saying she would be home soon, Cindy Porter kissed her 7-year-old son and 5-year-old daughter good-bye on the steps of the Fulton County Jail after she was taken into custody Monday afterno
Oct 16 2001 by Andrea Bruner
Batesville students are not allowed to have paging devices or any other electronic communication device on campus, according to a policy approved by the Batesville School Board Monday night.
POWHATAN – Lake Charles State Park near Powhatan has been selected as the 2000-01 Region II Park of the Year by the Arkansas State Parks system, said state parks Director Greg Butts.
Oct 15 2001 by Andrea Bruner
Worrying about hair loss and skin complexion changes often precludes many cancer patients from focusing on fighting their disease, according to Amanda Roberts, American Cancer Society cancer contro
Oct 15 2001 by admin
The Independence-Jackson Cattlemen’s Association will meet Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Independence County Fairgrounds, according to a news release.