Armed horseman arrested

April 7, 2017 Earl Lee Cousins and his in-laws sometimes have domestic problems — so when a neighbor spotted him riding a horse towards their home with …

Man hiding in bedroom jailed

April 7, 2017 A man who was found hiding in the bedroom of his mother’s house is being charged as a habitual offender. On Wednesday, Independence …

Batesville son named PT of the Year

April 7, 2017 Micah Dailey Micah Dailey of Springfield, Missouri, physical therapist for Amedisys Home Health of Missouri, has been awarded the “Spirit …

News of Other Days

April 7, 2017 35 YEARS AGO Betty Ring, a sophomore at the School of the Ozarks in Point Lookout, Mo., was recently honored as one …

Museum seeks volunteers

April 7, 2017 Old Independence Regional Museum is currently recruiting volunteers ages 12 and older. OIRM is a non-profit organization whose staff is mostly volunteers.

Boosters give to school group

April 7, 2017 CAVE CITY — Four Cave City High School students will have their trips to a national SkillsUSA competition to Louisville, Kentucky, paid for after …

Gallery 246 kids’ class slated

April 7, 2017 The April Parents Night Out children’s art class at Gallery 246 will focus on spring. Shane Hawkins will lead children from 6 to 8 …