Melba grand opening night dazzles crowd

August 17, 2016 Hundreds of movie-goers headed down to Main Street this past weekend to take part in the Melba Theater grand opening event. Searchlights provided …

Mouthy woman arrested at Lock 2

August 17, 2016 With a lengthy history of disorderly conduct and several other offenses, Katessa C. Fisher, 28, of Jonesboro reportedly stayed true to form Friday night …

Traffic officers out in county

August 17, 2016 It’s been more than a month since the Independence County Quorum Court approved funding for a trial period to determine whether a county traffic …

Car rams through window; 3 trapped

August 17, 2016 NEWPORT — A Newport woman was trapped inside her office at Advanced Physical Therapy Tuesday afternoon when an elderly driver drove her car through …

Wet weather to continue

August 17, 2016 For those who love to spend time outdoors, the news for the rest of the week looks bleak. According to the National Weather Service, …

Couple accused of zip-tying child to bed

August 17, 2016 HOT SPRINGS (AP) — Police have arrested a Hot Springs couple on battery and abuse charges for allegedly zip-tying a 4-year-old girl to her …

Sloppy Joe dinner at HB

August 17, 2016 Kay Collins has announced there will be no sloppy Joe dinner held Monday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church Hall in Batesville. An article …