Music show slated

April 13, 2016 HORSESHOE BEND — The Music in the Mountains Show will be Saturday on the lower level of the Diamond B Mall in Horseshoe Bend.

Band to appear at VFW

April 13, 2016 Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4501 will host the Crosswinds Band featuring Randy Morrison from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday. Admission is $5.

Livestock field day coming soon

April 13, 2016 One of the state’s most informative field days for Arkansas cattle producers is just around the corner: The livestock field day, which will focus …

New fire training center opens

April 12, 2016 After nearly 25 years of using an abandoned and refurbished sewer tank as a classroom, the White River Fire Training Center has moved to …

3 men arrested for battering women

April 12, 2016 MELBOURNE — A Franklin man was arrested yet again last week for battery, according to a report from Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence.

Hollywood money used at local store

April 12, 2016 Just minutes after he allegedly used phony “movie money” to purchase a pre-paid credit card, a Magness man was in custody after police found …

County moving forward with dispatch

April 12, 2016 The Independence County Quorum Court took the first steps toward establishing a 911/dispatch center Monday. It approved an ordinance establishing a budget to construct …