Alaska senator’s trial gets new juror

October 27, 2008 WASHINGTON (AP) - A federal judge today added a new juror to the panel deciding Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens' federal corruption trial, possibly dimming prospects for a verdict before Election Day.

Acclaimed author Tony Hillerman dies at 83

October 27, 2008 PHOENIX (AP) - Tony Hillerman, author of the acclaimed Navajo Tribal Police mystery novels and creator of two of the unlikeliest of literary heroes - Navajo police officers Joe Leaphorn and Jim Ch

FNBC presents contest winners

October 27, 2008 Ash Flat - First National Banking Company has announced the winners of its annual calendar photo contest. This year, nearly 600 photos were submitted for the bank's 2009 calendar.


October 27, 2008 Chasity LynnEtte Freeman

Area Briefs

October 27, 2008 Parents Night scheduled at Ruddell Hill

Four arrested on drug-related charges

October 27, 2008 Three people went to jail early Friday morning after a man locked himself in the bathroom of a west Batesville home and called police saying someone was trying to kill him.