Auto show scheduled

August 15, 2016 IMBODEN — The 28th Annual Lawrence County Fair Auto Show will be held Saturday at Sloan-Hendrix School in Imboden. Dash plaques will be …

Pfeiffer water to meet

August 15, 2016 The Pfeiffer Public Water Authority will meet at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday at Batesville City Hall.

News of Other Days

August 15, 2016 36 YEARS AGO From Wilson Powell’s Then & Now column: I have vowed never to borrow anything else, but when a friend …

Performance art course to be offered

August 15, 2016 Mountain View — Ozarka College in Mountain View will offer an eight-week history of performance art and practice continuing education course beginning in September.

Dog show winners named

August 15, 2016 ASH FLAT — A dog show was held recently in conjunction with the Sharp County Fair. Owners of the winning dogs are: costume …

Canners plan ‘peachy’ event

August 15, 2016 River Valley Canners will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday at the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Office on Myers Street in Batesville to make …

R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker dies at 81

August 15, 2016 LONDON (AP) — Kenny Baker played the lovable droid R2-D2 in the “Star Wars” films, achieving cult status and fans’ adulation without showing his …