CC school hires several

May 18, 2016 CAVE CITY — The Cave City School Board approved several new hires during a recent special meeting. Hired were Jamie Price to …

Special Olympics plans sports camp

May 18, 2016 Special Olympics Area 16 will host a Young Athletes Summer Sports Camp July 11-13 in Batesville, according to a news release. Young Athletes …

Lyon College announces graduates

May 18, 2016 Lyon College held baccalaureate and commencement ceremonies May 6 and 7 with 114 students graduating. Grade point averages required for graduation with honors …

Bull rider qualifies for nationals

May 18, 2016 MAGNOLIA — The Southern Arkansas University Rodeo Team has concluded its season with Tyler Lewis qualifying for the College National Finals Rodeo to be …

Special meeting called

May 18, 2016 SOUTHSIDE — The Southside City Council has called a special meeting for 7 p.m. Thursday in the Southside Public Water Authority meeting room at …

News of Other Days

May 18, 2016 36 YEARS AGO Independence County was 160 years old Monday. The county was created by the Arkansas Territorial Legislature in its last …

Jam workshop planned

May 18, 2016 The River Valley Canners Home Extension Club will have a hands-on strawberry jam workshop at 6 p.m. Thursday at the County Cooperative Extension Office …