Boy, 11, dies in ATV rollover

April 27, 2016 PARAGOULD (AP) — Authorities say that an 11-year-old boy has died after the all-terrain vehicle he was riding on rolled over on family property …

Strawberry woman killed

April 27, 2016 SEARCY — A one-vehicle accident in White County claimed the life of a Strawberry woman Tuesday. According to a preliminary report from the …

Library board to consider budget

April 27, 2016 The Independence County Library Board will meet at 5:15 p.m. Thursday in the circuit courtroom above the county courthouse. Attendees are advised to use …

Missionary to speak to Kiwanis club

April 27, 2016 Ronnie Toon, missionary for the Independence Baptist Association, will speak at the Batesville Kiwanis Club noon meeting Friday at Kelley-Wyatt’s Restaurant in the Ramada …

Lyon awards faculty, students

April 27, 2016 Lyon College recently held its annual Honors Day convocation to recognize a faculty member and more than 50 students. Dr. Kurt Grafton, …

Team Landon fundraiser set

April 27, 2016 A fundraiser for 5-year-old Landon Donna, who is battling leukemia, and his family is being organized and will be held from 10 a.m. to …

Board of Realtors members receive awards

April 27, 2016 Awards recognizing hard work and successful sales for 2015 were handed out to members of the Batesville Board of Realtors during a ceremony held …