Hospice — not just for the elderly

April 17, 2017 A common myth about hospice care is that it’s only for the elderly, but Arkansas Hospice cares for patients of all ages. Government …

Traffic stops yield arrests

April 17, 2017 A 20-year-old Batesville man was cited and released after he said the marijuana belonged to him after he was stopped for a traffic violation.

Ozarka hosts student nursing conference

April 17, 2017 MELBOURNE — Ozarka College recently hosted the sixth annual student nursing conference in Melbourne, welcoming some 120 students from Ozarka’s Melbourne, Ash Flat, Mammoth …

Suspect stabs friend to death

April 17, 2017 PINE BLUFF (AP) — Authorities say a man has been stabbed to death by a friend when a day of fishing ended in an …

Genealogy to be discussed

April 17, 2017 The Independence County Library will host Jane Wilkerson, who is with the Arkansas State Archives, at noon Friday, April 28. Attendees will learn …