News of Other Days

May 5, 2016 36 YEARS AGO Craig Ogilvie’s “This is Arkansas” fact for today: In 1841, a traveler bound from New Orleans to Hot Springs …

Passion play to open

May 5, 2016 EUREKA SPRINGS — The Great Passion Play will open at 8:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday to start its 49th season. “This year, we …

Agents named to network

May 5, 2016 Al Crouch Nancy Elam Agents Al Crouch and Nancy Elam at Crouch Insurance Agency Inc. have …

Weekend Events

May 5, 2016 Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, May 6 - Saturday, May 7, 2016.

Southside water to meet

May 5, 2016 SOUTHSIDE — The Southside Public Water Authority board will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at 1401 Batesville Blvd. The board will open bids …

Alcohol study findings released

May 4, 2016 A new study by the University of Arkansas Center for Business and Economic Research shows if Independence County had been a “wet” county in …