Ozarka Foundation to host gala

March 24, 2016 MELBOURNE — The Ozarka College Foundation will host its annual spring gala at 6 p.m. March 31 at the Student Services Center at Ozarka …

Gallery 246 opens art contest

March 24, 2016 Gallery 246 is seeking entries for its first art contest and show. Gallery founder Aline McCracken announced rules for the contest featuring four categories: …

County wants to see city’s numbers first

March 23, 2016 Everyone who spoke at the Independence County Law Enforcement Committee meeting Monday said they oppose splitting dispatch services, yet it remains a possibility.

City gives deadline to set joint meeting

March 23, 2016 While the Independence County Law Enforcement Committee was meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, the city law enforcement committee was having a meeting of its …

Sheriff addresses jail procedures

March 23, 2016 The Independence County Law Enforcement Committee Monday night addressed the county jail’s policy on accepting injured prisoners and its procedure for filling out property …

Habitat seeks next family

March 23, 2016 Habitat for Humanity of Independence County is accepting applications for its next partner family, which must meet basic criteria before moving on in the …

Tourism adds $300M to Ozark region

March 23, 2016 LITTLE ROCK — The Ozark Gateway Region saw “a substantial increase in tourism” last year — and it’s expected to keep growing, according to …

Conner Eldridge to speak

March 23, 2016 HIGHLAND — The Sharp County Democratic Central Committee will meet at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Artisan Restaurant in Highland. There will be …