Student named ‘mini-millionaire’

April 11, 2016 SULPHUR ROCK — Sulphur Rock Magnet Elementary participates in a “Million Word Reader” program that recognizes students for reading a million words (charted by …

Melba to cite progress at open house

April 11, 2016 Downtown Batesville has seen much construction and activity over the past year, including that of the historic Melba Theater that anchors the west end …

Drunk drivers, others arrested

April 11, 2016 MELBOURNE — Two people were arrested for drunk driving last week, according to Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence. Susanna Irene Peaviler, 44, of …

Cash, gun stolen while man sleeps

April 11, 2016 When Charles T. Edwards awoke around 4 p.m. Thursday, he knew right away someone had been inside his Newark home because his pants were …

Jeral Hastings honored

April 11, 2016 Jeral Hastings COLUMBIA, Mo. — Jeral Hastings, Shelter Insurance Companies agent at Batesville, has been honored as …