Church to host historical program

October 15, 2008 MELBOURNE - Corinth Church will host the fall program of the Izard County Historical and Genealogical Society at 2 p.m. Sunday.

Drasco man arrested for stabbing

October 15, 2008 SEARCY - A Drasco man was arrested Sunday in White County for stabbing his ex-wife's husband, said Sgt. Greg Coney of the White County Sheriff's Department.

UACCB hires Bratcher as financial aid officer

October 15, 2008 Sharon Bratcher has been named the new financial aid officer at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville. This provisional position is funded by the college's Perkins funds.

Families say they have no closure

October 15, 2008 MIAMI (AP) - Kirby Archer sat stone-faced Tuesday while listening to the families of the four people he killed aboard a fishing boat describe how the slayings ruined their lives.


October 15, 2008 Wyatt Evan Burnett

Area Briefs

October 15, 2008 Deer causes fatal crash A Quitman man died in a deer-motorcycle crash Friday evening, according to a report from the Arkansas State Police.