Man threatens ex-employee

April 20, 2016 A Batesville area man says he was threatened by his ex-boss. Nicholas Beard reported to Independence County Sheriff’s Deputy James Ebbert on Monday …

Warrant issued in theft case

April 20, 2016 A court affidavit issued Tuesday shows that an arrest warrant has been issued for 42-year-old Brian D. Beach of Desha on the charges of …

Teen reported missing

April 20, 2016 A teen disciplined for bringing tobacco onto a school campus is now listed as a missing person by the Independence County Sheriff’s Department.

Cave City seeking new coach

April 20, 2016 CAVE CITY — Cave City School District has kicked off the search for a new basketball coach for the Cavemen following the resignation of Jimmy …

Road closed

April 20, 2016 CAVE CITY — Fairview Road, about a half mile from the Highway 115 intersection near Cave City, is closed for bridge repair, according to …