Man arrested for battery

January 16, 2007 CAVE CITY — A call to a domestic disturbance Friday in Cave City resulted in the arrest of a 25-year-old man for third-degree battery and public intoxication, Police Chief Vernon Gann said.

More than six blocks nominated to register

January 16, 2007 The School Addition Historic District in Batesville has been nominated to the National Register of Historic Places, Arkansas Historic Preservation Program Director Ken Grunewald said.

Shot fired in struggle

January 16, 2007 A man found hiding in a closet was jailed after he and a police officer struggled over a pistol during a fight Friday night.

Divers find missing man

January 16, 2007 EVENING SHADE — Divers found the body of a missing Cave City man this morning inside his red Chevrolet Blazer, which was submerged in Piney Creek near the Izard-Sharp county line. 

Physician opens urgent care clinic

January 16, 2007 Dr. Verona T. Brown has re-opened her family practice as well as establishing a new urgent care clinic in Batesville.

Weather watch continues

January 15, 2007 The weekend’s localized flooding may give way to a more substantial event tonight as waterways in Independence County continue to swell, according to officials with the National Weather Service

Flooding may be responsible for missing Cave City man

January 15, 2007 ASH FLAT — Authorities in Sharp and Izard counties were checking rain swollen streams for a missing Cave City man this morning, although they are unsure if the weather is involved in his disappe

Schedule discussed

January 15, 2007 The Batesville Water Utility could have a salary schedule in place by the end of this year, utilities commissioners were told at a special meeting Thursday. 

Concord budget approved

January 15, 2007 CONCORD — The Concord Town Council adopted a 2007 budget last week that shows $79,772 in anticipated general fund revenue and $14,485 in anticipated street fund revenue.