Angel Tree names ready

November 18, 2015 United Way of North Central Arkansas’ Angel Tree Program will be providing nearly 500 children of low-income families in Independence County with Christmas gifts …

Teacher found dead

November 18, 2015 The body of a Southside High School teacher was found Tuesday

Man arrested in thefts, credit card fraud

November 18, 2015 Using photos from a convenience store security camera, sheriff’s investigators were able to identify and locate a suspect in the theft of computers and …

Homeowner scammed

November 18, 2015 What started out as a tree-cutting scam escalated to a home-buying scam and ended with one man out a lot of money and another …

Students, faculty awarded for research

November 18, 2015 Four Lyon students and two faculty members have received awards from the IDeA Network for Biomedical Research Excellence for their research efforts and work …

‘Gobbler art’ workshop set

November 18, 2015 JONESBORO — A “Gobbler Art” workshop will be from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Forrest L. Wood Crowley’s Ridge Nature Center, 600 …

Republican Party meets

November 18, 2015 ASH FLAT — The Republican Party of Sharp County’s monthly meeting was held at 7 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Sharp County Courthouse in …

Storytellers to gather

November 18, 2015 MOUNTAIN VIEW — Ozark Storytellers will gather for a potluck dinner at 6 p.m. Friday in the Administration Building at the Ozark Folk Center …

Author to appear

November 18, 2015 Terry Walters, children’s book author and pastor, will sign copies of his new children’s book, “Twas the Night Jesus Was Born,” from 10 …