Woman said she wrecked for freedom

November 1, 2007 Was it a case of escaping her kidnappers or just an argument that caused a Ravenden woman to wreck a pickup truck and flee near Moorefield Wednesday evening?

Public warned of police magazine scam

October 31, 2007 Another scam with a law enforcement theme has surfaced in Batesville, according to the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

Ecology Acre

October 31, 2007 SOUTHSIDE — A year ago, Ecology Acre was nothing more than a gravel turnaround for school buses. It was a waste of space. It was overgrown. And it was, well, ugly.

Police seek next of kin

October 31, 2007 At the time of his death in May, the only known local living relative of Bentley H. Clark of Cave City was a sister, Mary Kohler.

$150,000 ‘ice’ bust reported

October 31, 2007 Drugs valued at $150,000 were seized by officials who claim it was the largest amount ever confiscated in Stone County.

Sex offender gets 10-year prison term

October 30, 2007 Order was restored in the courtroom after Circuit Judge John Dan Kemp handed down a 10-year prison sentence in an indecent exposure case Monday.

Business owners charged

October 30, 2007 ASH FLAT — Troy and Roberta Meacham, who operate an Ash Flat restaurant, have each been charged in Sharp County Circuit Court with manufacture of a controlled substance, according to public reco