Bethesda FD reschedules meeting

April 1, 2016 BETHESDA — The Bethesda volunteer fire department has rescheduled its monthly meeting for 6 p.m. Monday. The meeting was scheduled for Tuesday but …

Entergy increases bills

April 1, 2016 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Customers of an Arkansas energy company will see their electric bills for the summer increase by about 1.2 percent.

27 new cases of disease found

April 1, 2016 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission says that another 27 cases of chronic wasting disease have been found in deer …

Crews safely detonate land mine

April 1, 2016 HOT SPRINGS (AP) — Crews have safely detonated a Civil War-era land mine that prompted the evacuation of about 20 homes in Arkansas.

FBI not sure it can help in murder case

April 1, 2016 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — The FBI backed away from a prosecutor’s statement that its agents would help unlock an iPhone and iPod belonging to …

News of Other Days

April 1, 2016 36 YEARS AGO One of the reasons Dr. George Vickers became a veterinarian was that as a pharmacists’s mate in the Navy, …

‘Trial by Jury’ scheduled

April 1, 2016 POWHATAN — Powhatan Historic State Park will host a “Trial by Jury” Dinner Party from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday. Registration fee is …

Gospel group to perform

April 1, 2016 BRADFORD — The singing group In Him will perform during the morning service at 11 Sunday at Bradford Baptist Church, located at 403 W.