Lyon hosts juried student art exhibition

January 11, 2006 Student artists from Lyon College recently faced a one-man jury at the Kresge Gallery, and he found them all guilty of possessing large amounts of talent and inspiration.

Tax ends

January 11, 2006 ASH FLAT — Sharp County justices learned Monday that the construction loan for the courthouse annex was paid off Jan. 3, two years early, saving the county $14,596 in interest. 

Driver concerned over cold toddlers

January 10, 2006 CAVE CITY — A 25-year-old Cave City man was cited on two counts of endangering the welfare of a minor after two children, ages 1 and 3, were found in front of his house shivering, barefoot and w

Tax collector announces retirement

January 10, 2006 Saying that he had enough years of service and personal things have come along, Independence County Tax Collector Johnny Kelley is retiring. 

New businesses decrease,

January 10, 2006 The number of new commercial buildings in Batesville took a dive in 2005, but the value actually increased by 67 percent over last year.

‘Nunsense’ set for performance

January 10, 2006 SEARCY — For its midseason musical production at the height of its seventh season, Center on the Square, Searcy’s community theater for the performing arts, presents the hit musical comedy

Number of White County meth labs fall in ’05

January 10, 2006 SEARCY — The number of methamphetamine labs seized in White County in 2005 was surprisingly lower than the previous year, but at the same time, the number of arrests for possession of methamphet

Cave City man driving on flat tire arrested for drugs

January 10, 2006 CAVE CITY —An 18-year-old Cave City man who left his Woodland Street residence driving a car with a flat front left tire was arrested for possession of a controlled substance and careless/prohib