Pedestrian killed in accident

November 10, 2017 A Batesville woman has died from her injuries after walking into the path of a semi-truck and being struck by its trailer, according to …

Movie night to benefit humane society

November 10, 2017 The Melba Theater and the Humane Society of Independence County will present a movie night featuring “A Dog’s Purpose.” The event will take …

Man charged in fatal crash dies

November 10, 2017 ASH FLAT — Sharp County Sheriff Mark Counts confirmed that Ronnie Edward Barnes of Walnut Ridge has died. Counts said that he was informed …

Entergy Arkansas seeks rate increase

November 10, 2017 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — The largest electric utility in Arkansas is seeking approval from the Arkansas Public Service Commission to raise its rates next …

Quorum court to vote on millages

November 10, 2017 The Independence County Quorum Court will be voting on an ordinance cementing the county’s millage rates for the next year at its monthly meeting …

Gallery 246 sets workshops

November 10, 2017 Upcoming Gallery 246 offerings include a silk scarf workshop from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday taught by Sheila Donley and “Intro to Water-Soluble Oil …