News of Other Days

May 23, 2016 36 YEARS AGO An unusual program in a unique setting is planned for the fall meeting of the Independence County Historical Society …

ASU-MH preregistering for classes

May 23, 2016 Preregistration for current Arkansas State University at Mountain Home students is going on now for the summer I and II terms as well as …

M-Spring state park holds tourist day

May 23, 2016 MAMMOTH SPRING — As part of National Tourism Week, Mammoth Spring State Park held its annual Tourism Day event recently.    “This …

Lawmakers give final OK to highway plan

May 23, 2016 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Arkansas lawmakers have given final approval to Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s plan to raise nearly $50 million for the state’s highways …

Retiring teachers recognized

May 20, 2016 With 209 years combined experience, seven teachers who are retiring from the Batesville School District this year got their sendoff Monday night. Goodbye, …

Petition seeks to make Cave Township dry

May 20, 2016 CAVE CITY — As the battle over signing the wet/dry petition rages in Independence County, a similar but smaller battle is going on right across …