‘WannaCry’ virus spreads to Asia

May 15, 2017 LONDON (AP) — The worldwide “ransomware” cyberattack spread to thousands more computers today as people across Asia logged in at work, disrupting businesses, schools, …

Robotics team places in world finals

May 12, 2017 From shooting balls to climbing rope, Dreadnought does so without complaint. But while it can’t talk back, the robot named after the ships made famous …

Scammers swindle laptops from business

May 12, 2017 A scam that started with a local business has weaved its way over multiple jurisdictions. Investigators Kyle Williford and Freddie Friar with the Batesville Police …

Unity Fest features Corvette giveaway

May 12, 2017 Every May, thousands of people converge at Riverside Park in Batesville for food, faith and fun during Unity Fest on the River. This …

Man jailed for killing deputy, two others

May 12, 2017 DARDANELLE (AP) — A man faces capital murder charges in the killing of three people, including a sheriff’s deputy, and after holding a woman …

P-Plains council OKs interlocal agreement

May 12, 2017 PLEASANT PLAINS — The Pleasant Plains City Council on Tuesday voted to enter into an interlocal agreement with the Independence County Sheriff’s Office and …