ASU sets ‘Heavy Metal’ concert

November 10, 2008 Jonesboro - The Arkansas State University Wind Ensemble will perform a free concert, "Heavy Metal," at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in Riceland Hall, Fowler Center, 201 Olympic Drive, Jonesboro.

BIRTHS

November 10, 2008 Ally Nicole Hogans

Wanted man arrested on traffic stop

November 10, 2008 With a warrant for his arrest issued on Monday, a Lawrence County man was arrested during a traffic stop in Batesville on Tuesday.

Area Briefs

November 10, 2008 AARP members to meet Batesville chapter AARP members will have a luncheon meeting Tuesday at Western Sizzlin Steak House. The Dutch treat lunch begins at 11 followed by the meeting at noon.

Cushman to start ‘exploratory’ talks

November 10, 2008 CUSHMAN - The clock is ticking for the Cushman School District as it begins a series of meetings that will start the wheels of annexation in motion.

State champs — again

November 10, 2008 HOT SPRINGS - With some new faces and considerably less drama, the Batesville Lady Pioneers continued their reign of Arkansas high school Class 5A cross country here Saturday morning.