Man crashes while repossessing sister’s car

October 9, 2006 A Batesville man suffered minor injuries after he wrecked a car he was allegedly repossessing from his sister, according to Deputy Jonathan Brown of the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

Improper parking leads to drug arrest

October 9, 2006 An improperly parked car at a fast food restaurant resulted in the driver going to jail on drug charges early this morning, according to Deputy Wayne Green.

Monument honors Melton, Marcum, Buie, McHalffey

October 9, 2006 Soldiers at the National Guard Armory will be able to see the fruits of their labor this weekend as the completion of a memorial they have been working on to honor their fallen comrades is completed.

It’s time to make hunting vehicle repairs

October 6, 2006 With the bite of fall in the early mornings, many of us hunters are already in the mode of collecting and organizing hunting gear and making any needed repairs.

Wanted by the Indepedence County Sheriff

October 6, 2006 The following list of persons with active warrants is issued by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office. Wanted persons are listed by their name, date of birth, city and number of warrants.

Man accused of theft of extension ladders

October 6, 2006 An Independence County man who couldn’t pass up a good deal on construction equipment is now facing felony theft by receiving charges, according to a court affidavit filed by Det.

Story celebrates 90-year birthday

October 6, 2006 CUSHMAN — Ray Story will celebrate his 90th birthday with a drop-in party from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Assembly of God Church located at 285 Collietown Road in Cushman.

Holt defies party lines

October 6, 2006 Although critics have labeled him an extremist and one of Arkansas’ “top 10 worst legislators,” state Sen.

Fleeing biker arrested again

October 6, 2006 A man free on bond on drug charges, after allegedly running from police on a motorcycle, is the suspect in yet another high speed motorcycle chase that occurred late Wednesday night.

Lyon to host Kirkin’ event

October 6, 2006 Some say the ceremony is an American tradition, while others trace its roots back to 18th century Scotland, but despite its origin, the Kirkin’ o’ the Tartans ceremony is alive and thrivin