Officer disputes charge

February 8, 2017 HELENA-WEST HELENA (AP) — A Helena-West Helena police officer is disputing the allegations after he was arrested on suspicion of false imprisonment. Officer …

Curtwright promoted

February 8, 2017 Adam Curtwright Adam Curtwright has been named assistant vice president for Centennial Bank’s Batesville market, according to an announcement …

Patriot’s Pen essay winners announced

February 8, 2017 CAVE CITY — Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8042 recently awarded Cave City Middle School students who participated in the organization’s annual Patriot’s Pen …

Students named to list

February 8, 2017 BEEBE — Two hundred fifty-eight students earned academic distinction during the fall 2016 semester at Arkansas State University-Beebe. Students with 15 credit hours …

Author publishes second novel

February 8, 2017 Annie Noblin MOUNTAIN HOME — Arkansas State University-Mountain Home’s English instructor, Annie Noblin, recently had her second novel, “Just Fine …

Valentine’s workshop planned for kids

February 8, 2017 A Valentine’s Workshop for Kids will be held Saturday at the Batesville Area Arts Council Gallery on Main, 226 E Main St. Prekindergarten …

Agency helps parents locate child care

February 8, 2017 Child Care Aware of Northcentral Arkansas is a nonprofit program that helps parents locate child care in northcentral Arkansas. For more information call …

Ouachita students recognized

February 8, 2017 ARKADELPHIA — A total of 284 students at Ouachita Baptist University were named to the President’s List for the fall 2016 semester. To …