Museum’s sweet contest open to public

February 8, 2016 Sweethearts and singles both are invited to Old Independence Regional Museum’s annual Valentine’s Day fundraiser, according to a news release. The “Love Bites …

Early voting nears

February 8, 2016 Early voting in the March 1 primary will be held Feb. 16-29. Although the first day of early voting officially falls on Feb.

Casting call for CMT drama set

February 8, 2016 MEMPHIS — CMT and Thinkfactory Media (producer of “Hatfields & McCoys”) will host an open casting call in Memphis for a new CMT …

Blood donations needed

February 8, 2016 LITTLE ROCK, — The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to help ensure a sufficient blood supply for patients by giving blood this February.

Lions Club celebrates charter

February 8, 2016 The new Batesville Lions club recently gathered, along with a group of fellow Lions from around the state and local citizens wishing to show …

Lyon professor awarded for work

February 8, 2016 Dr. Jenn Daniels Dr. Jenn Daniels, assistant professor of psychology and co-director of the YearOne program, has been …

Shooting range committee to consider budget

February 8, 2016 The Independence County Quorum Court shooting range committee will meet at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at the range. The committee will discuss range budget matters …

Library board alters meeting

February 8, 2016 The Independence County Library Board’s meeting set for 5 p.m. Tuesday will be held in the library. Meetings are open to the public.

Council meetings to be held

February 8, 2016 The Pleasant Plains City Council will meet at 7 tonight at city hall. Reports and bills make up the agenda. The Concord City …