Drunk driver jailed

June 14, 2016 The night of June 7 is one that Gilberto, H. Nunez should remember for a while. That’s the night he went to jail for …

Drug Task Force seeking 5

June 14, 2016 The 16th Judicial District Drug Task Force is asking for assistance from the community in locating the following people with active arrest warrants out …

Council OKs interlocal for dispatch

June 14, 2016 Come June 29, Independence County will take over dispatching emergency responders for the entire county. Monday night, the Batesville City Council met and …

Jokers, Pres Ellis to perform

June 14, 2016 Local musicians The Jokers and Pres Ellis will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Barnett Building, 267 E. Main St., Batesville. The …

Bouncin’ For a Cause set

June 14, 2016 The fourth annual Bouncin’ For a Cause 2016 will be held from 4-8 p.m. Thursday at White River Family Fun Center, 87 Batesville Blvd.

Prisoner who killed girl escapes

June 14, 2016 LITTLE ROCK — A man serving a 60-year prison term for strangling a teenager and stuffing her body into a barrel later found …