Mar 6 2001 by James Jefferson
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – The state education director defended legislation for teacher raises Monday against union efforts to win pay raises for more instructors.
Mar 6 2001 by admin
EVENING SHADE – The Evening Shade Volunteer Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 176 Providence Rd. at 4:38 p.m.
The North Arkansas Danse Theatre is hosting a fund-raiser fashion show from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday at the Lockhouse Restaurant in Batesville, according to a press release.
Mar 5 2001 by James Jefferson
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – If the General Assembly ended on time, legislators would go home Thursday with none of their top missions accomplished.
Mar 5 2001 by admin
SULPHUR ROCK – The Sulphur Rock Town Council will meet at 5 tonight in the City Hall to proceed with an annexation by ordinance, said Mayor Bill Yopp.
Mar 5 2001 by Stacey Roberts
A series of unsolved rapes in Little Rock prompted a large sale of various self-defense weapons such as handguns and pepper spray, according to a February story in the Arkansas Democrat Gazette.
Mar 5 2001 by Pauline Arrrilliga
HONOLULU (AP) – One mother sobbed, clutching a handkerchief as a ukulele player strummed a melody written in remembrance of the nine men and boys lost at sea.
Mar 5 2001 by Caroline Byrne
The Northeast was buffeted by sleet, snow, rain and biting wind today, and the powerful storm threatened to wallop the region with up to 2 to 3 feet of snow before it was through.
ASH FLAT – A Batesville man was arrested Tuesday in Sharp County after being caught trying to steal an all-terrain vehicle, said Sharp County Sheriff T.J. “Sonny” Powell.
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – The superintendent of the Van Buren School District was chosen Sunday for the top job in the Little Rock School District.
Mar 5 2001 by Elliott Minor
EVENING SHADE – Dennis Martin resigned Thursday as superintendent of the Evening Shade School District.
The resignation is effective July 1.