Parole board recommends pardon again

August 3, 2016 For the second time, the Arkansas Parole Board is recommending a pardon for a man convicted of manslaughter in Sharp County. The board …

Heat advisory in effect

August 3, 2016 MEMPHIS (AP) — Weather officials have issued a heat advisory for much of west Tennessee, eastern Arkansas and north Mississippi. National Weather Service …

4 file for office

August 3, 2016 Four people have filed for city offices, according to information received from the Independence County Clerk’s Office this morning. In Moorefield, Nancy Kramer …

C-Ridge accepting GT recommendations

August 3, 2016 NEWARK — The Cedar Ridge School District is taking recommendations for students to participate in the gifted and talented Program, Carol Woods, coordinator, said.

Body of man found in lake

August 3, 2016 BENTONVILLE (AP) — Police in Bentonville say a man’s body has been found in Lake Bentonville. Police spokesman Gene Page told reporters the …

VBS slated

August 3, 2016 First Church will have its vacation Bible school from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Friday and 9:30 a.m. to noon Saturday for ages 5 through …