Man charged in lawn mower theft

June 9, 2008 Formal felony theft of property charges have been filed against a 46-year-old Batesville man after he was found to be in possession of a stolen riding lawn mower from Williams Equipment Company of Bat

Arrest made in jewelry store burglary

June 9, 2008 One person is in custody in the burglary and theft of merchandise from Thompson's Jewelry Store, attempted theft of a car from Stanley Wood Chevrolet, and the theft of a motorcycle from a residence.

Fund to help with expenses

June 9, 2008 PARAGOULD - Ten-year-old Michael Anthony Keasler of Paragould loved all kinds of sports.

SS Church of Christ VBS starts today

June 9, 2008 SOUTHSIDE - Southside Church of Christ will have its family vacation Bible school today through Friday. The theme this year is "Walking in Son Light."

Two fairy tales produced

June 9, 2008 Batesville Community Theatre has announced the cast for the sixth annual Children's Fairy Theatre production, "Little Red Riding Hood" and "Jack and the Beanstalk."

Area Briefs

June 9, 2008 Two die in weekend accidents

Five juveniles arrested for park burglary

June 9, 2008 MELBOURNE - Five Calico Rock area juveniles, two males and three females, were arrested Friday in connection with breaking into the concession stand at Earl King Park in Calico Rock, Izard County Sh

Justices still seeking answers to questions

June 9, 2008 MELBOURNE­ - Justices of the peace struggled Tuesday night to get answers to questions they have asked time and again - what a permit fee should be for building on the flood plain, what meetings