Great watermelon festival

August 23, 2001 The recently-completed 22nd annual Cave City Watermelon Festival was fantastic - great melons, great food, great musical entertainment, a great car show, a great pancake and sausage breakfast, all

Mexican immigrants enjoy new status

August 23, 2001 WASHINGTON (AP) - California voters clearly were fed up with the illegal Mexican immigrants in their midst in November 1994.

’51: Contract to pave road to Mtn. View

August 23, 2001 90 YEARS AGO There was an attraction in Bethesda this week that caused quite an excitement. Three wagon loads of Indians passed through the town, the first for many years.

No slowdown in medicine

August 22, 2001 WASHINGTON (AP) - First, critics charged the Food and Drug Administration was endangering Americans by speeding approvals of new medicines, citing dangerous drugs that had to be yanked off the mark

Batesville Help and Hope

August 21, 2001 Count yourself fortunate to live in an area where there's always "Help" and "Hope." Batesville Help and Hope, a local organization which is man powered strictly by volunteers, provides food and clo

Priest wants to be Arkansas’s education governor

August 21, 2001 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - Secretary of State Sharon Priest didn't take no for an answer as she parlayed a campaign to stem floodwaters in southwest Little Rock into a political tide that she hopes will sw