Driver charged with negligent homicide

January 11, 2016 Negligent homicide charges have been filed in a one-vehicle accident that claimed the life of a 33-year-old Batesville man four months ago. Bond …

Newark father, son arrested

January 11, 2016 Seeing his son being handcuffed early Friday morning, Oliver L. Sanders, 47, ended up in cuffs after he allegedly began cursing and interfered with …

Genealogist to speak

January 11, 2016 The joint meeting of the Batesville Genealogical Society and the Independence County Historical Society will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Old Independence …

2 found dead in burned mobile home

January 11, 2016 CONWAY (AP) — Police in Conway say two people have been found dead inside a burned mobile home. Firefighters were called shortly before …

Kiwanis sets satellite meeting

January 11, 2016 The Batesville Kiwanis Club satellite group’s January meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Ron Lewallen farm at 310 White Drive.