143 customers still without power

September 18, 2008 The number of Batesville network customers without electricity is down to less than 200 - and hopefully this will be the last day for those customers, said Entergy Arkansas customer support manager


September 18, 2008 Whitney Lee Kirk

Family & Friends Briefs

September 18, 2008 Harvest of Hope to meet Harvest of Hope will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at First Community Bank. The meeting is open to board members and all interested parties.

Area Briefs

September 18, 2008 Council to discuss changing one block of Main to two-way

Arkansas PSC warns of higher winter heating bills

September 18, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - Projections for this winter's natural gas prices went down from a month ago, but the state Public Service Commission still warns that it'll be a jolting increase from last yea

Court upholds conviction in slayings

September 18, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - The Arkansas Supreme Court today upheld the capital murder convictions of a Florida man on death row for the 1986 New Year's Eve slayings of an Ash Flat couple.

Wet-dry set for Monday

September 18, 2008 ASH FLAT - No one explained to Sharp County/circuit Clerk Alisa Black why a hearing on a wet-dry ballot issue was on for Monday, then off, and now is on again.

Girls donate to animal shelter

September 18, 2008 To say that Mallory McClure and Lynnley Dodd have a soft spot for dogs might be an understatement, according to their parents, Chad and Lorrie McClure and Lynn and Christy Dodd, respectively.

Manslaughter charge filed

September 18, 2008 A fight that ended in the death of a Charlotte man has resulted in felony charges being filed against his roommate, according to a circuit court affidavit.