Couple escape from well house

June 14, 2006 Two people in Missouri who were robbed, then forced into a well house and locked inside managed to work themselves free about the same time authorities in Arkansas were arresting the suspect. 

Cave City woman attempts suicide

June 13, 2006 CAVE CITY — A 22-year-old Cave City woman attempted suicide Monday evening by allegedly taking 17 Lexapro prescription pills, Police Chief Vernon Gann said.

Nursing home sale must go on ballot

June 13, 2006 ASH FLAT — The Sharp County Quorum Court on Monday learned that a proposed sale of the old Sharp Nursing Home property must go to voters in the November general election for their approval.

County says ‘no’ to private work

June 13, 2006 ASH FLAT — The Sharp County Quorum Court voted 7-2 Monday to adopt a resolution defining what roads and properties the county can legally work on.

Desio leaving

June 13, 2006 Southside — As a child, Alma Desio dreamed of becoming a medical missionary, helping treat the millions of Africans who, with no access to proper care, were sick or dying.