Wanted by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office

May 10, 2006 The following list of persons with active warrants is issued by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office. Wanted persons are listed by their name, date of birth, city and number of warrants.

Midland seniors to graduate May 19

May 10, 2006 PLEASANT PLAINS — Midland High School will have its graduation at 7 p.m. May 19 at the high school in Pleasant Plains.

UCA awards two

May 10, 2006 CONWAY — Two area students, Sally E. Broadwater and Jarod R.

Money order scam reported

May 9, 2006 Suspicious that he was singled out to receive $3,800 in Western Union Money Orders from a company in Nigeria, an Independence County man went to the sheriff’s office with his concerns Friday

Mountain Home man faces felony charge

May 9, 2006 MELBOURNE — A Mountain Home man has been formally charged with sexual assault in the second degree following an investigation by the Izard County Sheriff’s Department, according to Sher

Arrests reported

May 9, 2006 MELBOURNE — Arrests have been made following the April 29 breaking and entering of a house on Knob Creek Road near Melbourne, according to the Izard County Sheriff’s Office.

Lyon College SGA president accepted to Harvard

May 9, 2006 Everyone at Lyon College knows Josh Manning is passionate about politics, and that passion will soon take him to Harvard University and into the career he’s dreamt of since high school.

Officials get pay increase

May 9, 2006 The coffers of Independence County continue to benefit from an ever increasing sales tax return and elected department heads in county government will be receiving a 3-percent pay raise.