Ozarka names TRIO director

April 12, 2016 MELBOURNE — Ozarka College has announced the recent appointment of Tracy Cone as the director of TRIO Student Support Services, according to a news …

Town hall meeting set

April 12, 2016 A community town hall meeting will be held at 5:30 tonight in Conference Room B of the Josephine Raye Rogers Center for Women and …

Honor students present work in DC

April 12, 2016 Six Lyon College students recently returned with several honors from the national convention of Alpha Chi National Scholarship Honor Society, according to a news …

Newark council to discuss bills

April 12, 2016 NEWARK — The Newark City Council will meet at 6:30 tonight at city hall for its monthly meeting to discuss regular reports and bills, …

Southside to have meeting

April 12, 2016 Southside — The Southside City Council will have its regular monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Southside Municipal Water building, 1401 Batesville …

Student named ‘mini-millionaire’

April 11, 2016 SULPHUR ROCK — Sulphur Rock Magnet Elementary participates in a “Million Word Reader” program that recognizes students for reading a million words (charted by …

Melba to cite progress at open house

April 11, 2016 Downtown Batesville has seen much construction and activity over the past year, including that of the historic Melba Theater that anchors the west end …

Drunk drivers, others arrested

April 11, 2016 MELBOURNE — Two people were arrested for drunk driving last week, according to Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence. Susanna Irene Peaviler, 44, of …