Doggie pool party rescheduled

August 19, 2016 Due to the chance of thunderstorms Saturday, the Humane Society of Independence County has announced its annual doggie pool party has been moved to …

Filing period ends today

August 19, 2016 The municipal filing period for cities in Independence County ends at noon today and several candidates have announced their intention to run for office, according …

ASU seeks interim

August 19, 2016 JONESBORO (AP) — The Arkansas State University system’s president says the school will look for a long-term interim chancellor to replace former chancellor Tim …

News of Other Days

August 19, 2016 36 YEARS AGO The offices of the Batesville Guard and Record will be moved to 258 West Main St. within the next …