Warm up with a bowl of chili

January 9, 2017 This recipe makes a large pot, and I usually freeze some for later. Like most chili, it only gets better with time. This recipe offers …

Bitter cold, snow hit area

January 6, 2017 It’s a cold one out there, and it’s going to stay that way until Saturday. Along with the cold, the first taste of …

Chase ends in two arrests

January 6, 2017 A high-speed chase in excess of 100 miles per hour early Thursday morning ended without injuries to anyone, but two people went to jail, …

Burglary, theft charges filed

January 6, 2017 A man accused of burglary and theft in December has been formally charged in Independence County Circuit. Bond for Robert Gale Mead, 47, …

Restaurant inspections prepared for December

January 6, 2017 The Independence County Health Department inspected a number of restaurants and other places where food is prepared in December. Places inspected and any violations …

Newark office to manage Magness water

January 6, 2017 MAGNESS — “It’s a clean slate and a new year!” That was a statement made by new Magness Town Council Alderwoman Brandi Birkhead, …