Dad never missed a piano recital, tee-ball game

June 14, 2005 A retired college administrator and educator who was born and lived all but a few years of his life in Batesville was called Jim Mitchum by his parents, but he was also known as "Fireball," a nickn

Dr. Ed Mosley dies at age 65

June 13, 2005 Dr. Edward Newton Mosley, who recently retired as the Smith Professor of Mathematics after 35 years of service as a Lyon faculty member, died Sunday night after a courageous battle with cancer.

Trooper honored for bravery

June 13, 2005 An Arkansas state trooper stationed in Batesville was honored Friday for his role in helping save the life of a man trapped in a fiery automobile crash April 27.

Two shot, three charged in White Co. kidnapping

June 13, 2005 SEARCY - White County authorities are still looking for a man believed to be involved in the shooting of two others. Three arrests have been made, sheriff's Det. Jimmy Ervin said.