Two meat peddlers jailed

July 3, 2006 Two women selling packaged meat door-to-door in Batesville have been arrested on alcohol charges and for fleeing from officers, according to Deputy Jonathan Brown of the Independence County Sheriff&rs

Shed destroyed by fire

July 3, 2006 Fireworks may have been the cause of a fire in Quail Valley Friday afternoon that destroyed a storage shed and endangered nearby buildings.

Chief makes arrest

July 3, 2006 CAVE CITY — Some Tennessee residents whose vehicle broke down just north of Cave City early Sunday apparently decided to just sit there and drink while waiting on a relative to come and help, ac

Anderson to perform at carnival

July 3, 2006 Country artist John Anderson will be the headline performer for this year’s  2006 White River Water Carnival.

Farming is a ‘never-ending’ job

June 30, 2006 CALAMINE — Christopher and Julie James and their children, three-year-old Caleb and one-year-old Cole, were recently selected as the 2006 Sharp County Farm Family of the Year. 

No fireworks inside city

June 30, 2006 Shooting fireworks inside the Batesville city limits is against the law and could cost you money, according to Independence County Sheriff Keith Bowers.

Cedar Ridge schedules publi meetings

June 30, 2006 NEWARK — A push for a millage hike for the Cedar Ridge School District will begin with several informative public meetings. Board members Tuesday night set four public meetings: