Coach King to speak Friday

August 5, 2015 Dave King, Batesville High School athletic director and head football coach, will be the featured speaker at the Batesville Kiwanis Club noon meeting Friday …

Convicted killer of 5 dies in prison

August 5, 2015 NEWPORT (AP) — A woman convicted of killing five people in northwest Arkansas in 1974 — including her three children — has died in …

Jonesboro cops warn of scam

August 5, 2015 JONESBORO (AP) — Police in Jonesboro are warning about a scam in which a caller claims via telephone that residents must pay him money …

C-Ridge board approves new hires

August 5, 2015 NEWARK — The Cedar Ridge School Board approved a number of new hires in July while accepting resignations from two. Keeley Huskey’s resignation …

4-H club members win awards

August 5, 2015 ASH FLAT — The Ruff Riders 4-H Club of Ash Flat participated in the Arkansas 4-H Horse Show at Searcy July 14 through 17.

Horse show winners announced

August 5, 2015 ASH FLAT — The Sharp County Fair halter horse show was held July 21 with 73 entries. Winners were: Pony halter — …