Daycare improved after kidnapping

October 13, 2008 MOUNTAIN HOME (AP) - A Mountain Home daycare where a woman abducted a 16-month-old boy last summer will not face any permanent state sanctions over the incident, a spokeswoman said.

Bean Fest to be Oct. 23-25

October 13, 2008 MOUNTAIN VIEW - A hint of autumn in the air means outhouse racers are being constructed and bean and cornbread recipes perfected for the Bean Fest and Outhouse Races to be held Oct.

EAST Night Out to feature robotics

October 13, 2008 STRAWBERRY - Hillcrest High School students and staff will host the school's first annual EAST Night Out/ Math and Science Night from 6 to 7:30 tonight at the main high school building on the Stra

BIRTHS

October 13, 2008 Jacob Edward "Jeb" Brown

Area Briefs

October 13, 2008 Cord-Charlotte to host fall festival CHARLOTTE - Cord-Charlotte Elementary School will host its annual fall festival on Friday. The event is open to the public.

City hall sign destroyed in crash

October 13, 2008 The driver of an Independence County truck involved in a crash Friday morning was later treated and released at White River Medical Center with no serious injuries.

Inmate dons used clothing

October 13, 2008 Maybe it's not such a good idea to have unsupervised inmates sort clothes, as the Independence County Recycling Center found out Friday when a community service worker walked away from the facility.

Ladies night set for Tues.

October 13, 2008 Now in its 16th year, Ladies Night Out is set for Tuesday. White River Medical Center and Citizens Bank are sponsoring the annual event to provide health information and screenings.

Survivor recalls atomic blast

October 13, 2008 Sachiko Masuoka has never forgotten those images. She has never forgotten the pain and she has never forgotten her loss.