Relay raises $52,000

June 15, 2006 More than $52,000 was raised at this year’s Independence County Relay for Life.

Jim Lewis joins school board

June 14, 2006 The Batesville School Board appointed Jim Lewis as its newest director at a special-called meeting Tuesday.

Couple escape from well house

June 14, 2006 Two people in Missouri who were robbed, then forced into a well house and locked inside managed to work themselves free about the same time authorities in Arkansas were arresting the suspect.