Sheriff’s K-9s to get body armor

March 17, 2017 Thanks to a charitable donation from a nonprofit organization, three Independence County Sheriff’s Department K-9 officers — Pike, Helmut and Blue — will soon …

Parolee, two others busted in home visit

March 17, 2017 An Arkansas parolee, 38-year-old Tammy Michelle Inklebarger, and two others are facing drug charges following a visit to Inklebarger’s home by members of the …

NWTF aims to restore, build up numbers

March 17, 2017 Turkey was the talk at Monday’s Batesville Rotary Club meeting at Kelley Wyatt’s Restaurant in Batesville. National Wild Turkey Federation Regional Director Chris McDonald spoke …

Superintendent search nets 25 applicants

March 17, 2017 Twenty-five candidates from 11 states are hoping to be the one selected as Batesville School District’s new superintendent. The district in January embarked …