Hands-on learning comes with EM project

January 18, 2017 A student-led project that raised $763 in 2016 and had almost 80 people in attendance will again ask supporters to put on their running …

Inmate leaves work detail

January 18, 2017 Kelby Epperson An Independence County jail inmate working off his fines for a misdemeanor offense from last year is being …

Contraband found at jail

January 18, 2017 Despite the fact that she had signed an agreement that she wouldn’t violate the rules while in jail, Amber Gonzalez, 32, of Batesville broke …

Event set for Feb. 3

January 18, 2017 Dust off those platform shoes, press those bell bottoms and starch that high collar. Main Street Batesville will be stepping back to the 1970s …

Street repairs coming to P-Plains

January 18, 2017 PLEASANT PLAINS — Pleasant Plains stands to receive $250,000 in state aid for the repair and repavement of its streets. The Pleasant Plains …

Southside discusses programs

January 18, 2017 SOUTHSIDE — Southside Elementary students and others purchased some 1,749 books during a recent book fair, according to a report by Principal Kim Poole.

Citizens Bank promotes two

January 18, 2017 Karen Shaw Pamela Jones Citizens Bank has promoted two employees to new positions, according to Phil …