Man wanted in three counties arrested

February 23, 2006 A Horseshoe Bend man wanted for crimes in three counties was arrested during a traffic stop in downtown Batesville Tuesday afternoon.

McLean seeks second term

February 23, 2006 James McLean today announced his intention to run for re-election to the Independence County Quorum Court as District 11 justice of the peace.

‘Oak Bluff School Story’ released

February 22, 2006 OAK BLUFF — A new book, “The Oak Bluff School Story,” will be available by this weekend, William E. Coe, author of the 303-page book, said.

Vision becomes reality

February 22, 2006 Dreams do come true.  Monday, NASCAR driver Mark Martin’s dream will become a reality when he opens the door to his new Ford dealership, located in Southside.

Man charged with DWI, leaving scene

February 21, 2006 Charges of leaving the scene of a private property accident and fleeing an officer were just the beginning of problems for a Batesville man early Saturday morning.