Testimony reveals Hively questioned overbilling state

February 15, 2002 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - A witness under cross-examination in the trial of a former prosecutor accused of public corruption says personal problems did not affect her work, though the defense attempted ca

Local offices closing for Presidents Day

February 15, 2002 Presidents Day on Monday will result in the closing of several local, state and federal offices. These offices will resume normal service on Tuesday.

Students urge mothers to avoid smoke

February 14, 2002 A group of students at Southside middle and high schools "stunned" personnel at the Independence County Health Unit with an early Valentine's Day gift.

Manager testifies on billing

February 14, 2002 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - A former manager of a northcentral Arkansas child support unit testified Wednesday that an ex-prosecutor now charged with using his office as a criminal enterprise received money

River Valley sends plans back to drawing board

February 14, 2002 STRAWBERRY - The River Valley School Board met for four hours Monday and spent most of the night discussing plans for a new elementary school, according to Superintendent Randy Scarbrough.

Investigators checking into gun’s history

February 14, 2002 ASH FLAT - Shots allegedly fired by the son of a prosecutor during an aggravated robbery in Cherokee Village may have been from a weapon belonging to the Third Judicial District Drug Task Force.

Water bills cannot collect dues

February 14, 2002 The Southside Public Water Authority's board learned Tuesday in the opinion of the state attorney general that the authority cannot collect fees for volunteer fire departments on monthly water bill

Stalker seeks re-election

February 14, 2002 "When I announced my candidacy for Batesville City Attorney four years ago, I made the statement that I knew I had a lot to learn, but was willing to work hard and do what it takes to do the best j