Couple threaten, unmask intruder

October 15, 2007 When an intruder broke into a Cord residence and demanded money, he found himself facing two determined homeowners who threatened him with an ax and tore off his mask before he fled.

Making progress

October 15, 2007 DESHA — Randy McIntosh has finally found his smile. These days, the 21-year-old is even letting his family take pictures of him again.

UACCB names Berry to post

October 12, 2007 Brian Berry has been hired to fill the position of vice chancellor for enrollment management and student services at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville, officials announced.

Cottage Market to be expansion of Essie’s

October 12, 2007 This little store went to market. Three cottages are already in place at Cottage Market at the corner of St. Louis Street and College Avenue, and more are planned.

Murder charges filed in boater case

October 11, 2007 MIAMI — Federal prosecutors charged two men today with murdering the captain and three crew members of a charter fishing boat they are accused of trying to hijack after hiring it for a quick tri

Water bills to increase

October 11, 2007 SOUTHSIDE — Customers of the Southside Public Water Authority will pay more for water service beginning with their next bills.

Prosecutors charge 2 with murder

October 11, 2007 MIAMI (AP) — Federal prosecutors accused two men Wednesday of killing the captain and three crew members of a charter fishing boat they hired for a quick trip to the Bahamas and then allegedly t