Five charged with shoplifting hair dye, other items

November 19, 2008 Five people were arrested at Walmart in a two-day period on charges of shoplifting jewelry, underwear, condoms and makeup, according to reports filed with the Independence County Sheriff's Office.

911 leads to arrest, drug charges at gas station

November 19, 2008 A 911 call made from a woman saying a man was allegedly going to kill her has led to that man being charged with two felonies, according to the Independence County Sheriff's Office.

Cumberland Cross to perform

November 19, 2008 Calico Rock - Cumberland Cross will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Calico Rock Music Hall.


November 19, 2008 Ella Grace Downing

Area Briefs

November 19, 2008 Fab Roar with 'Beatlemania' set to perform Saturday It will be "Beatlemania" at Brown Chapel on the Lyon College campus with The Fab Roar band Saturday night.