Addendum

May 17, 2016 A name in the Southside High School graduates list was inadvertently omitted in Friday’s edition. Anna Allison Collins is an honor graduate.

One killed in crash

May 16, 2016 An early morning test drive on a utility-task vehicle has resulted in a fatal accident. Independence County Deputy Zach Bailey said he was …

Alleged mother of Christ reported missing

May 16, 2016 A woman who claimed she was the mother of Christ, and her alleged 36-year-old son, have been listed as missing/endangered persons with the Independence …

Mailman helps kids

May 16, 2016 When a rural mail carrier found two young girls on the side of the road, one of whom was completely naked, and couldn’t get …

Hiker, 19, falls to death

May 16, 2016 JASPER (AP) — A 19-year-old woman fell to her death while hiking in a rugged area of northern Arkansas. The Newton County sheriff’s …