Jim Lewis joins school board

June 14, 2006 The Batesville School Board appointed Jim Lewis as its newest director at a special-called meeting Tuesday.

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. 

Guns, boat, mower, jewelry stolen

June 13, 2006 A woman in the process of moving into a new home returned to her residence Monday evening to find it burglarized and several guns missing.

Kemp hands down sentences

June 13, 2006 The following persons have been sentenced in Judge Jon Dan Kemp’s 16th Judicial District Circuit Court.

Fight ends with arrests

June 13, 2006 MELBOURNE — A fight between five people over one woman has resulted in two arrests.