Band to perform

April 21, 2016 AMAGON — The Zyndall Raney Band will perform from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Friday at the People Helping People Building, located on Highway 14 …

The real faces of Medicaid…

April 20, 2016 Macy Bryant can crawl, walk and climb. That in itself is a miracle. Two weeks after she was born, Josh and Ronda Bryant were told …

OD patient dies while cuffed

April 20, 2016 An overdose patient died while handcuffed early Monday morning, according to Batesville Police Department. Police were dispatched to 912 Bayou St. in Batesville …

Two men facing drug charges

April 20, 2016 If the cops know you don’t have a driver’s license, you shouldn’t be driving while in possession of drug paraphernalia and certainly not with …

Man threatens ex-employee

April 20, 2016 A Batesville area man says he was threatened by his ex-boss. Nicholas Beard reported to Independence County Sheriff’s Deputy James Ebbert on Monday …

Warrant issued in theft case

April 20, 2016 A court affidavit issued Tuesday shows that an arrest warrant has been issued for 42-year-old Brian D. Beach of Desha on the charges of …

Teen reported missing

April 20, 2016 A teen disciplined for bringing tobacco onto a school campus is now listed as a missing person by the Independence County Sheriff’s Department.