• Directors discuss polls, bus, personnel

    CAVE CITY — No polling places will be open for the Sept. 17 school election in the Cave City School District because only one school board candidate, incumbent Donald Simmons, filed for the open Position 5 seat and no other ballot issues are to be …

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  • Women’s conference sold out

    ASH FLAT — Tickets are sold out for Ash Flat Church of Christ’s fifth annual Rock This House women’s conference to be held this weekend. The popular annual conference gets under way at 6:30 p.m. Friday and continues 8:30 a.m. Saturday where New York Times …

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  • 6 airports splitting grant

    BRINKLEY (AP) — Six airports in central and eastern Arkansas will split $1.4 million in U.S. Transportation Department grants to make improvements: —The Frank Federer Memorial Airport in Brinkley will receive $388,124 to fix its apron, which is at the end of its useful life; …

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  • Lawmakers to meet to discuss death penalty

    LITTLE ROCK (AP) — The head of Arkansas’ prison system is expected to meet with legislators to talk about executions after the state’s top lawyer said the current death penalty system is broken. Department of Correction Director Ray Hobbs is to appear before the House …

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  • Radio Club to meet

    The Batesville Area Radio Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Community Room at First Community Bank, located at the corner of St. Louis and Harrison streets in Batesville. The meeting is open to anyone interested in ham radio. Testing for anyone desiring …

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  • Cushman church to hold VBS

    CUSHMAN — Cushman Assembly of God will have vacation Bible school from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Friday through Sunday with supper being served at 5:30 each evening. Classes for nursery age through 11 years old will be held. The theme this year is “HayDay! Growing …

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  • Passmore, Harris to enter matrimony

    BRADFORD — Jerry and Karen Passmore of Bradford have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Katherine Passmore, to Derek Harris, son of Farrell Harris of Denmark and Kristie Hambrick of Pleasant Plains. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Juno and …

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  • Joanna Mae Roach

    Cody and Saydi Roach, Camron and Evelynn of Batesville have announced the birth of a daughter and sister at White River Medical Center on July 12, 2013. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and has been named Joanna Mae Roach. Grandparents of the child …

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  • Kayden Bryce Riley

    Kristy Riley, Allison and Chasity of Batesville have announced the birth of a son and brother at White River Medical Center on July 9, 2013. The baby weighed 8 pounds, 7.4 ounces and has been named Kayden Bryce Riley. Grandparents of the child are Patricia …

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  • Stella Klaire Headley

    Kody and Shana Headley of Cave City have announced the birth of a daughter at White River Medical Center on July 12, 2013. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 2.7 ounces and has been named Stella Klaire Headley. Grandparents of the child are Henry and Lisa …

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  • Addison Michelle LaCount

    Jessica and William LaCount Jr. and Benjamin of Ash Flat have announced the birth of a daughter and sister at White River Medical Center on July 12, 2013. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 15.9 ounces and has been named Addison Michelle LaCount. Grandparents of the …

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  • Isaiah James Michael Rogers

    Brent and Brittany Rogers and Alana of Batesville have announced the birth of a son and brother at White River Medical Center on July 12, 2013. The baby weighed 8 pounds, 5.1 ounces and has been named Isaiah James Michael Rogers. Grandparents of the child …

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