Willard benefit set

September 18, 2008 CAVE CITY - A benefit for Carla Willard, a Hometown Market employee, will be from 2:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Hometown Market parking lot in Cave City.

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

Births

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.