TV crews film scene at local quarry

August 11, 2015 It would seem that Batesville is becoming a magnet for celebrities lately. Just last month two of the stars from “Once Upon a Time” …

Gospel group shoots video

August 11, 2015 Making it in the entertainment industry is tough and success hardly ever happens overnight — the members of the local gospel group The Anointed …

Man jailed for fleeing, warrants, stolen car

August 11, 2015 A vehicle stolen from Izard County was recovered after a chase by Independence County officers. Cpl. Chris Toland with the Independence County Sheriff’s …

WRGT finalists announced

August 11, 2015 First Community Bank has announced the 2015 finalists for the White River’s Got Talent competition. This year, the contest drew dozens of entrants from …

2 men arrested for battery

August 11, 2015 MELBOURNE — Two Izard County residents were arrested for battery last week, according to a report from Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence. Lawson …

State to end home health

August 11, 2015 Janelle Taylor had accrued more than 700 hours of sick leave when she found out her job was in jeopardy. That means all …