Pageant scheduled

January 28, 2016 HARRISON — The Miss North Central scholarship pageant will be held Feb. 6 at Harrison High School. Young women ages 17-24 and …

Stylist changes location

January 28, 2016 Daniel Petru, master stylist, has relocated to Allure Salon and Spa, 266 E. Main St. in Batesville. Petru may be reached at (870) …

Blood donations needed

January 28, 2016 The American Red Cross urgently needs blood donors to give blood this winter, especially those with O, AB, B negative and A negative blood.

Quilt retreat announced

January 28, 2016 MOUNTAIN VIEW — The Cozy Comfort Quilt Retreat will be held Feb. 18-20 at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View. Preregistration …

ER renovations under way

January 27, 2016 The demolition had already begun, but the jackhammering stopped long enough to celebrate a move toward progress for the renovation of White River Medical …

Regional staff move out of county library

January 27, 2016 Personnel of the White River Regional Library System have left the building. Director Debra Sutterfield and another employee for the regional system have …

No problems with Newark interlocal

January 27, 2016 Representatives of Newark and the Independence County Sheriff’s Office met on Monday at the sheriff’s office substation to discuss the law enforcement interlocal agreement …

Mayor to speak at Kiwanis

January 27, 2016 Mayor Rick Elumbaugh will speak at the Batesville Kiwanis Club noon meeting on Friday at Kelley Wyatt’s Restaurant, 1325 N. St. Louis, at the …