Mural at UACCB welcomes new students

March 21, 2006 College is certainly different from high school, and sometimes new college students need a little help adjusting. The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville is doing just that.

Kiwanians hear about Iraq war

March 21, 2006 Lt. Col. Christian J. Tafner had a message for the Batesville Kiwanis Club Friday: America is doing good things in Iraq.

JP arrest justified

March 21, 2006 A former elected official who claims his civil rights were violated has lost his battle in court.

Man accused of shooting truck

March 20, 2006 A Batesville man has been named as a suspect in the shooting of another man’s truck following a confrontation on Oak Hill Loop.  

Medication reported missing

March 20, 2006 A woman who said she needed to use the bathroom is suspected of stealing prescription medication from a residence at Sun Valley Apartments in west Batesville.

Political filing begins Tuesday

March 20, 2006 LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas’s 2006 political season officially kicks off Tuesday, with a special ceremony hosted by Arkansas Secretary of State Charlie Daniels at the State Capitol.

Burton seeks sheriff’s seat

March 20, 2006 ASH FLAT — Kevin Burton has announced he will be a candidate for Sharp County sheriff in the upcoming May 23 Democratic Primary election.

AG&FC training complete

March 20, 2006 MAYFLOWER — Eighteen cadets have completed over 800 hours of intensive training to become wildlife officers with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, according to a news release.