Club News

October 21, 2008 Arkansas Division, UDC

Area Briefs

October 21, 2008 Calico man dies in one-car crash

Ghost town tours planned at CR

October 21, 2008 CALICO ROCK - Today the decaying buildings are overgrown with vines and weeds, but long ago Peppersauce Ghost Town was the business heart of this railroad town.

Biggers running for JP seat

October 21, 2008 Lonnie Biggers is running as a Republican for the position of justice of the peace for District 8 of the Independence County Quorum Court.

Evening Shade man, 74, dies of gunshot

October 21, 2008 ASH FLAT - An Evening Shade man who shot himself in the chest about 12:45 p.m. Sunday died later in a Springfield, Mo., hospital, said Sharp County Sheriff Dale Weaver.

John 3:16 to host free concert

October 21, 2008 CHARLOTTE - The Beebe Believers will perform at 6 p.m. Saturday at John 3:16 Ministries near Charlotte. There will be no admission charge.

Retired coroner recalled

October 21, 2008 For 36 years George Barnett was on call as the Independence County coroner and claimed the title as the longest-serving Independence County official of record.