Day camp slated

June 17, 2016 Mondays at the Museum Day Camp will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Monday for children in first through third grades and from …

Nature center plans activities

June 17, 2016 JONESBORO — Forrest L. Wood Crowley’s Ridge Nature Center has several activities planned. • 1:30 p.m. Tuesday — Learn about the amazing American …

Musicians to gather

June 17, 2016 Batesville community music will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at First Community Bank, located at the corner of St. Louis and …

Dining hall renamed to honor Montgomerys

June 16, 2016 The Philander Smith College board of trustees recently voted to name the private dining hall inside the college’s Campus Center in honor of …

Wreck injures two

June 16, 2016 A two-vehicle accident around 8:30 Wednesday morning near Moorefield in Independence County injured two Batesville women. Arkansas State Police Cpl. Jeremy Hughes said …

JPs OK concealed carry ordinances

June 16, 2016 The Independence County Quorum Court passed an ordinance that allows concealed firearms to be carried by county employees at its meeting on Monday.