News of Other Days

May 4, 2016 36 YEARS AGO Members and friends of the Independence County Historical Society have been invited to participate in a unique cleaning project …

Blood needed during trauma month

May 4, 2016 During Trauma Awareness Month in May, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give blood and help ensure a sufficient supply for …

‘Paint-a-Pot’ workshop planned

May 4, 2016 JONESBORO — The Forrest L. Wood Crowley’s Ridge Nature Center will have a “Paint-a-Pot for Mom” workshop from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Saturday.

Clothing giveaway set

May 4, 2016 Love’s Closet will be open from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Ruddell Hill Baptist Church, located at 805 Bethesda Road.

Pie-making class scheduled

May 4, 2016 A pie-making class will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Cooperative Extension building on Myers Street in Batesville. Michael and Joyce …

Band to perform

May 4, 2016 BALD KNOB — The Zyndall Raney Band will perform at the Bald Knob Strawberry Home Fest at 6:35 p.m. Saturday. For details visit …

IBLA World Tour coming to Batesville

May 4, 2016 The IBLA 2016 grand prize winners will be performing in concert at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at West Baptist Church in Batesville, according to a …

Pardon recommended

May 4, 2016 LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Parole Board is recommending a pardon for a man convicted of various drug crimes in Independence County, according to …