Man arrested for DWI

June 1, 2006 A Batesville man, acting suspicious at a stop light, was arrested early this morning for driving while intoxicated and other traffic violations, according to Deputy John Carroll.

Man charged with drug activity

June 1, 2006 MELBOURNE — An Elkins man was arrested Thursday and jailed after having been formally charged in connection with illegal drug activity at a residence on Highway 5 north of Calico Rock.

Entergy offers emergency utility assistance

June 1, 2006 As the temperatures begin to rise this summer, elderly and disabled Entergy customers throughout the Entergy Arkansas area may face financial hardships and difficulty in meeting their most basic ne

Squirrel goes berserk at church

June 1, 2006 Ray Stevens may have sang about “the day the squirrel went berserk in the First Self-Righteous Church,” but some local church employees actually lived it.

Female jailers claim discrimination

June 1, 2006 Three Independence County employees, who say they were passed over for promotion because of their gender, are suing Sheriff Keith Bowers.

Young pitches loft living

May 31, 2006 “Preserving Our Past, Building Our Future” is the motto of Main Street Batesville, and with that in mind, loft apartments could be the shot in the arm needed to pump up Batesville&rsquo