Spiritual Pathways opens east of town

March 14, 2006 MOOREFIELD — Batesville resident Lisa Bearden has opened Spiritual Pathways, a business devoted to candles, statues, metaphysical jewelry, dried herbs, incense and clothing. 

Davis to run for City Council

March 14, 2006 Bobby Davis has announced his intention to run for election to the Batesville City Council for Ward 2, Position 1.

Court dumps trash ordinance

March 14, 2006 In just 10 minutes Monday night the Independence County Quorum Court dumped an “unsightly trash” ordinance that had taken it months to write.

Farmers go to Washington

March 13, 2006 John Andrews is worried. His family has been producing rice and soybeans on approximately 2,000 acres near Walnut Ridge through four generations.

Man allegedly overdoses on cocaine

March 13, 2006 CAVE CITY — A Cave City man was taken to White River Medical Center about 1 a.m. Saturday after apparently overdosing on cocaine and Valium, Police Chief Vernon Gann said. 

Vehicle recovered

March 13, 2006 The recovery of a vehicle stolen from the parking lot of Missouri & North Arkansas Railroad in Batesville, has resulted in the arrest of a Cord man on three felony charges.