Master Gardeners to learn about English gardens

August 5, 2016 The Independence County Master Gardeners will hold their monthly education and business meeting at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Independence County Extension office located …

Southside water to meet

August 5, 2016 SOUTHSIDE — The Southside Public Water Authority will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at 1401 Batesville Blvd. to discuss life insurance and hear an …

2 file for office

August 5, 2016 Two more people have filed for municipal offices, according to the Independence County Clerk’s Office. Incumbent Teresa Goings has refiled for Magness recorder/treasurer …

PB officer uses Taser on boy

August 5, 2016 PINE BLUFF (AP) — Pine Bluff police are conducting an internal use-of-force investigation after an officer used a Taser on a 14-year-old boy.

Not guilty plea entered in baby death

August 5, 2016 BENTONVILLE (AP) — A Springdale man has pleaded not guilty to capital murder in the death of his girlfriend’s 3-month-old son. Twenty-one-year-old Edward …