Library board to review candidates

February 5, 2016 The Independence County Library Board will meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday to discuss candidates who have applied for the position of …

Substitute teacher faces child porn charge

February 5, 2016 BOONEVILLE (AP) — A Booneville woman faces a felony charge of computer child pornography after being accused of exchanging nude photos with a minor …

Independence County Master Gardeners to meet

February 5, 2016 The Independence County Master Gardeners will hold their monthly education and business meeting at 10 a.m. on Feb. 11 at the Independence County Extension …

Museum to host short story contest

February 5, 2016 Jo McDougall PIGGOTT — The Hemingway-Pfeiffer Museum and Educational Center will sponsor its third annual short story writing …

Arkansas country singers featured

February 5, 2016 Victoria Micklish Pasmore A recently-released book for young readers, “Stars of the Rock ’n’ Roll Highway” by Victoria …