Area Briefs

October 1, 2008 Del Way to perform at Charlotte CHARLOTTE - John 3:16 Ministries in Charlotte will host at Del Way in concert at 7 p.m. Friday.

Liberty Bank makes donation

October 1, 2008 Ash Flat - Liberty Make recently made a donation to Ozarka College during an open house at the college's new Ash Flat facility Sept. 8.

T Tauri films to be screened

October 1, 2008 Two films created by teens in the T Tauri Film Festival Community Documentary workshops have been selected to screen at the 2008 Indie Memphis Film Festival.

Father accused of shaking baby

October 1, 2008 A 21-year-old man is accused of shaking his baby so hard the child suffered brain damage, according to Lt. Brenda Bittle of the Independence County Sheriff's Office.

4-H awards recently presented

October 1, 2008 Several awards were presented at the Independence County 4-H Awards Banquet recently. This year is the 100th anniversary of Arkansas 4-H.

Man turns 4-H into career

October 1, 2008 Bryce Baldridge grew up around cattle, showing them in fairs, taking part in grooming clinics and joining the livestock judging. For Baldridge, it was just one part of being in 4-H.

Program develops life skills

October 1, 2008 One hundred years ago, an agriculture club that began in White County with small beginnings has transformed the lives of countless youths in Arkansas.