Woman reportedly brings drugs into jail

November 13, 2008 Three people were arrested in separate alcohol- and drug-related incidents Tuesday, according to reports from the Independence County Sheriff's Office.

Art Co-op nets grant for roof

November 13, 2008 LITTLE ROCK - A local business has received a $30,000 matching grant from the the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, according to a news release.

Family & Friends Briefs

November 13, 2008 Sharp EHC to host bazaar HARDY - The Sharp County Extension Homemakers Club will have a Bazaar Affair, Bake Sale and Flea Market from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the Old Hardy Gym.

Area Briefs

November 13, 2008 Guard collecting food, other items for John 3:16, Luke 4:18 It's a time for giving and receiving at the Batesville Daily Guard.

Museum chosen for project

November 13, 2008 Mid-America Arts Alliance has selected Old Independence Regional Museum of Batesville as one of 20 museums in a six-state area to participate in the Hands-On Experiential Learning Project (HELP).

Tips lead to meth labs

November 13, 2008 A joint effort by local law enforcement agencies led to the arrest of a Sulphur Rock man Friday for being in possession of drug paraphernalia with intent to manufacture methamphetamine.