Medicine during the Civil War era

February 5, 2016 With many community doctors, and their medical supplies, pressed into military service, along with river embargoes cutting off replenishments, Civil War era women of …

Intruder repelled with walking stick

February 5, 2016 When her ex-boyfriend tried to force his way into her home Thursday morning, Charlotte Moore, 41, of Desha defended herself with a walking stick …

Southside to hold petitioner meeting

February 5, 2016 Southside — The city of Southside will hold a community petition meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at the Allen Chapel Free Will Baptist Church’s …

Library board to review candidates

February 5, 2016 The Independence County Library Board will meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday to discuss candidates who have applied for the position of …