Head-on claims life

January 17, 2007 A head-on collision claimed the life of an Independence County man Tuesday night, just one day after his 28th birthday, according to state police records.

Physician opens urgent care clinic

January 16, 2007 Dr. Verona T. Brown has re-opened her family practice as well as establishing a new urgent care clinic in Batesville.

Sleeping driver gets rude awakening

January 16, 2007 The last thing Joey Gould expected when he headed home from work Friday morning was to wake up in his airborne car just before it hit the ground and rolled over several times.

Man arrested for battery

January 16, 2007 CAVE CITY — A call to a domestic disturbance Friday in Cave City resulted in the arrest of a 25-year-old man for third-degree battery and public intoxication, Police Chief Vernon Gann said.

More than six blocks nominated to register

January 16, 2007 The School Addition Historic District in Batesville has been nominated to the National Register of Historic Places, Arkansas Historic Preservation Program Director Ken Grunewald said.

Shot fired in struggle

January 16, 2007 A man found hiding in a closet was jailed after he and a police officer struggled over a pistol during a fight Friday night.

Divers find missing man

January 16, 2007 EVENING SHADE — Divers found the body of a missing Cave City man this morning inside his red Chevrolet Blazer, which was submerged in Piney Creek near the Izard-Sharp county line. 

Flooding may be responsible for missing Cave City man

January 15, 2007 ASH FLAT — Authorities in Sharp and Izard counties were checking rain swollen streams for a missing Cave City man this morning, although they are unsure if the weather is involved in his disappe

Schedule discussed

January 15, 2007 The Batesville Water Utility could have a salary schedule in place by the end of this year, utilities commissioners were told at a special meeting Thursday.