Blowing Cave trio rescued safely

August 12, 2016 CUSHMAN — Katherine Sherwood stood beside the ambulance and waited for her husband. The crowd of people, onslaught of news reporters, flashing cameras …

Boozman kicks off annual Ag Tour Monday

August 12, 2016 WASHINGTON, D.C. — For the sixth straight year, U.S. Sen. John Boozman (R-AR) will be hitting the road on his annual agriculture tour in …

Auditorium nears completion

August 12, 2016 SOUTHSIDE — In a recent meeting of the Southside School Board, Superintendent Roger Rich reported that construction on the district’s new auditorium is a …

Literacy project to get ‘All Tied Up’

August 12, 2016 The Ozark Foothills Literacy Project has announced its first ever tie-dyed T-shirt fundraiser at the White River Water Carnival Aug. 27 in Batesville.

Filings continue

August 12, 2016 Five more candidates have filed for municipal offices, according to information from the Independence County Clerk’s Office this morning. They include: Magness …

Transfers top agenda

August 12, 2016 The Batesville School Board will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday at Batesville High School cafeteria. Agenda items include the consideration of two student …

S-Rock to have meeting

August 12, 2016 SULPHUR ROCK — The regular meeting of the city of Sulphur Rock will be at 6 p.m. Monday. The agenda includes general business and …

Southerners prepare for new year

August 12, 2016 SOUTHSIDE — Southside School will resume classes Monday. Lunch will be served. Roger Rich is superintendent. The school board consists of Brad …