SR changes trash schedule

May 20, 2016 SULPHUR ROCK  — The city of Sulphur Rock will no longer pick up trash on Wednesdays, city recorder Ann Heathwaite said. Fridays will …

News of Other Days

May 20, 2016 36 YEARS AGO When the polls had closed and the votes were tallied, President Carter had won re-election by a tidy margin, …

Paying tribute

May 19, 2016 ASH FLAT — For more than two decades officers have gathered to pay their respects to those who have fallen in the line of …

Woman gives testimony before dying

May 19, 2016 ASH FLAT — Laura Mitchell regularly attended church. Wednesday night was no exception. And before the preacher gave the final “amen,” she …

Hillcrest wins 13th annual electric rally

May 19, 2016 STRAWBERRY — Hillcrest High School took first place in the 2016 Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas Electric Vehicle (EV) Rally held May 6 at the …

Library sets summer reading program

May 19, 2016 Registration for the Independence County Library’s free summer reading program will begin June 1. Story Hour begins June 8 and continues until July …

Lyon promotes one

May 19, 2016 Tami Hall Tami Hall has been promoted to registrar at Lyon College, according to Dr. Philip Cavalier, vice president for …