Arrest made in theft case

September 2, 2015 One of two men who were allegedly involved in shoplifting items from the Batesville Walmart just before 10 p.m. Aug. 26 has been arrested.

Suspect captured

September 2, 2015 An arrest has been made following what Batesville police are calling a robbery at the Dollar General store in west Batesville Saturday afternoon.

DTF places hold on 2

September 2, 2015 A woman and man were held for further investigation by the drug task force after a traffic stop Monday. Independence County Deputy …

Family fight ends in arrest

September 2, 2015 MELBOURNE — A Sidney woman has been arrested in a family disturbance in Izard County, according to a news release from Sheriff Tate Lawrence.

New literacy director to speak at Kiwanis

September 2, 2015 Lauren Willette, who will take on the role of director of the Ozark Foothills Literacy Project this October, will speak at the Batesville Kiwanis …

WRMC welcomes pediatrician

September 2, 2015 Dr. Gwenevere White Dr. Gwenevere White has joined the staff at The Children’s Clinic, announced Gary L. Bebow, White River …

UACCB library to celebrate right to read

September 2, 2015 The Roy Row Sr. and Imogene Row Johns Library will join libraries across the nation in celebrating the right to read during Banned Books …

WRAAA sets board meeting

September 2, 2015 Mountain View- The White River Area Agency on Aging Inc. board will hold its quarterly meeting at 10 a.m. on Tuesday at Jo Jo’s …

Library board to meet

September 2, 2015 The Independence County Library Board will meet at 4 p.m. Thursday in the courtroom on the second floor of the library building to discuss …

Boil order lifted

September 2, 2015 CUSHMAN — Effective Monday, the Arkansas Department of Health has lifted the boil order for Cushman Water System that was issued on Aug. 24.