Legion to sponsor barbecue Monday

May 25, 2016 A Memorial Day barbecue will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. Monday at the American Legion Batesville Post 114, located at 100 Legion …

UACCB graduates announced

May 25, 2016 The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville held commencement May 9 in Independence Hall. Honor graduates are denoted as summa cum laude (cumulative grade …

Ozarka names new staff

May 25, 2016 David Mitchell Jeremy Nicholson MELBOURNE — Ozarka College has selected two new division chairs, according to …

Teen swept away by high water found alive

May 25, 2016 JONESBORO (AP) — Police in Jonesboro say emergency crews are searching for a teenager reportedly swept away by high water. Police said witnesses …

1 dead in W-Memphis shooting

May 25, 2016 WEST MEMPHIS (AP) — Police in West Memphis say one man is dead and another is in custody following a shooting at a gas …

News of Other Days

May 25, 2016 36 YEARS AGO For $2 and about 90 minutes of his time, Sam Barkley wound up with a white diamond worth between …

Salem to hold homecoming festival

May 25, 2016 SALEM — The 67th  Annual Fulton County Homecoming Festival will be held on the Fulton County Court House Square in Salem Friday and Saturday.