Woman turns gourd art into business

October 8, 2008 MELBOURNE - Fifteen years ago Joyce Campbell's sister mailed her a gourd with a note attached saying, "See what you can do with this."

Amagon teen to compete for Miss Arkansas Rice

October 8, 2008 AMAGON - Sarah Davis knows rice. Even when she was still young enough to be in a car seat, she could be seen riding a tractor on the 2,000 acres her dad Tony Davis farms outside of Newport.

False police report leads to felony warrant

October 8, 2008 The filing of a false domestic assault report with the Independence County Sheriff's Office has resulted in an arrest warrant being issued for a Newark man, according to circuit court documents.

Truck, tools, cash, cable reported stolen

October 8, 2008 A pickup truck loaded with a variety of hand tools has been entered into a national and state computer base after it was reported stolen sometime Tuesday night.

Activities planned

October 8, 2008 JACKSONPORT - Jacksonport State Park has planned several upcoming activities. Some charge a fee while others may be free. Friday