S-Rock man is charged with theft by receiving

July 1, 2008 Pictures on a digital camera card helped secure the arrest of a Sulphur Rock man on charges of felony theft by receiving, according to a court affidavit filed by Independence County Sheriff's Detect

Man charged after speeding in work zone

July 1, 2008 Driving fast in a construction zone resulted in a Locust Grove man's arrest around 2:15 a.m. Sunday, according to Deputy Wayne Green of Independence County.

Area Briefs

July 1, 2008 VA plans two free-standing outpatient clinics for Arkansas

Closings announced for July 4 holiday

July 1, 2008 Local closings for Independence Day on Friday are announced. All city offices will be closed. All city trash pickup will be picked up as usual.

Family & Friends Briefs

July 1, 2008 Fish, chicken to be served HUTCHINSON MOUNTAIN - Serving time is 3-7 p.m. Friday for the fish/chicken dinner at the Hutchinson Mountain Community Center.

Boaters should think ‘safety first’

July 1, 2008 LITTLE ROCK - Family picnics, fireworks and being on the water all are things associated with the Fourth of July, but according to the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, one more thing should be add

9-year-old recognized

July 1, 2008 When most 9-year-olds would rather be spending their summer outside with friends, watching television or being lazy, the same can't be said for Brittany Scrivner, who would rather be playing dominoe