Rug making to be taught

April 19, 2016 POWHATAN — A hooked rugs workshop will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Powhatan State Park. The workshop …

Praise pours in for ‘Raymond’ star Roberts

April 19, 2016 LOS ANGELES — Everybody loved Doris Roberts. The spunky actress who played the sharp-tongued, endlessly meddling mother on CBS’ “Everybody Loves Raymond” received …

Death under investigation

April 18, 2016 A local man died early this morning as he fought with police and an ambulance crew, according to Batesville Police Chief Alan Cockrill.

Senator still on hot seat

April 18, 2016 Last week when 10 Republican legislators blocked funding for Arkansas’ hybrid Medicaid expansion, the reality of those cuts were hitting home. And Independence County residents …

Woman killed in Newport

April 18, 2016 NEWPORT (AP) — Police say a Newport woman was killed when someone opened fire on the car in which she was riding. Police said …

Archers named in top 5

April 18, 2016 Two high school students participating in the Archery in the Schools Program have placed in the top five individual shooters in recent state competition …

Cave City students learn about careers

April 18, 2016 CAVE CITY — Cave City High School students in eighth through 12th grades had the opportunity to hear presentations from more than 20 speakers …