Thefts reported

June 25, 2008 The Independence County Sheriff's Office says a number of thefts have occurred in the last few days.

Arson suspected in Boggs St. fire

June 25, 2008 Police and fire officials say they are investigating a suspicious fire that destroyed a west Batesville residence Sunday morning.

Concord Honor Roll

June 25, 2008 Concord High CONCORD - The students listed below made the honor roll for the fourth nine weeks of the 2007-08 school year at Concord High School, according to a news release:

Indiana man charged with bomb threat

June 25, 2008 An Indiana man is in trouble with the law after he allegedly called Batesville Police Dispatch saying there was a bomb at the Independence County jail, according to Deputy Ernie Gillihan.

Woman reports harassing calls

June 25, 2008 A Newark woman called the Independence County Sheriff's Office to report a man whom she has a protection order against has been calling her.

Area Briefs

June 25, 2008 Big Brothers Big Sisters to hold Karaoke for a Cause

Family & Friends Briefs

June 25, 2008 VBS to take place Union Hill - Union Hill Missionary Baptist Church will have its vacation Bible school from 6 to 8 p.m. July 14 through 18. The theme this year is "The Good News Games."