Underwater treasure hunt set for Saturday

August 13, 2015 NORFORK — The Norfork Lake Chamber of Commerce will host the Annual Underwater Treasure Hunt Saturday at the Jordan Campground on Norfork Lake. Registration …

Family funds Ozarka scholarships

August 13, 2015 MELBOURNE — Ozarka College has announced two new scholarships that will be awarded beginning the fall semester. Donors Josh and Courtney Wilson …

CC eyes sewer pretreatment

August 13, 2015 CAVE CITY — The Cave City Council will hold a special meeting at 7 tonight in city hall to discuss a wastewater pretreatment ordinance.

Planning meeting scheduled

August 13, 2015 The Batesville Planning Commission will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at city hall. The meeting has been rescheduled so it may be combined with …

First officials elected in Southside

August 12, 2015 SOUTHSIDE — It was a historic day for the city of Southside. On Tuesday the 501st town in Arkansas held its very first election …

Shooting under investigation

August 12, 2015 A shooting is still being investigated after officers were called to a Southside residence Sunday. According to the report by Independence County Sgt.

Sheriff doesn’t want juvenile facility

August 12, 2015 The White River Regional Juvenile Detention Center (JDC) will stay under control of the Independence County Judge’s Office. Sheriff Steve Jeffery turned down the offer …

Active Shooter Scenario

August 12, 2015 Scenario: You and 20 other college students are sitting in class when...Boom! Boom! Boom! The abrupt sound of gunfire resonates through the building, but …

Man accused of pilfering in cars

August 12, 2015 A 44-year-old Batesville man is in custody after he was charged with felony breaking or entering and a misdemeanor theft while allegedly rummaging …