Lyon names Young Alumni Trustee

April 26, 2006 The results of a close race in which the school “couldn’t lose” has made Lyon College the first college in Arkansas to appoint one of its most recent graduates to a position on it

One-vehicle accident results in DWI arrest

April 26, 2006 MELBOURNE — A one-vehicle accident on state Highway 58 near Guion resulted in a Sage woman’s going to jail, according to Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence.

Stolen vehicle located

April 26, 2006 A vehicle found burned in Jackson County Saturday morning has been identified as being stolen from the Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge in Batesville a few hours earlier.

Kirkin’ service set for Sunday

April 26, 2006 First Presbyterian Church of Batesville will hold its annual Kirkin’ o’ the Tartans worship service at 11 a.m. Sunday.

Car hits vacant house; man arrested

April 26, 2006 SOUTHSIDE — An 18-year-old Batesville man was arrested after the 1999 Chevrolet Monte Carlo he was driving hit an empty home Tuesday morning in the Southside community.

Thefts reported

April 25, 2006 A variety of thefts ranging from electronics to cell phones, gasoline and a dog have been reported to the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

Herbicide stolen from farm

April 25, 2006 The cost of grass and weed control for a team of rice farmers in the Cord area got more expensive after thieves stole six cases of herbicide from a farming operation over the weekend.