Bluebirds have last game

March 18, 2016 MOUNT PLEASANT — In the closing minutes of the Mount Pleasant Bluebirds pee-wee basketball game on Tuesday night, fifth-grader Dempsie White checked into the …

Missing man found dead in pond

March 18, 2016 BEEBE (AP) — White County authorities say a missing man has been found dead. The county sheriff’s office says the body of 49-year-old …

UACCB Foundation taking scholarship applications

March 18, 2016 The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville’s Foundation will again award summer scholarships, according to a news release. Summer scholarships pay tuition …

Ark. AG again rejects marijuana proposal

March 18, 2016 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge has again rejected a proposed state constitutional amendment by Mary Berry of Summit to legalize …

Colder temps expected

March 18, 2016 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Parts of Arkansas will be under a freeze watch this weekend as much cooler temperatures move into the state.

Professor receives Williamson Prize

March 18, 2016 Lyon College has awarded Dr. Anthony K. Grafton, associate dean of faculty and professor of chemistry, the Lamar Williamson Prize for Excellence in Teaching …