JPs OK overtime traffic enforcement

July 18, 2016 The Independence County Quorum Court last week approved an ordinance that would allow for the appropriation of supplemental funds to pay overtime for traffic …

Assault results in arrest

July 18, 2016 MELBOURNE — A Baxter County man was arrested Friday afternoon following a fight at a Pineville business, while in a separate report a Sharp …

Several arrests unrelated to original call

July 18, 2016 MELBOURNE — A Saturday afternoon domestic violence call to the Izard County Sheriff’s Department eventually led to multiple arrests — none of which were …

Sleeping driver charged DWI

July 18, 2016 It was around 4 a.m. July 10 when Batesville Police discovered 25-year-old Benito Amoles of Lee Ella Drive asleep, behind the steering wheel of …

Truck stolen, abandoned

July 18, 2016 Danny Franks MELBOURNE — A former Melbourne man was arrested following a call about domestic violence, according to Izard County …

Transfers to be discussed

July 18, 2016 The Batesville School Board will meet at 5:30 today in the administration office board room. Agenda items include approval of student transfers, adoption …