SR science students attend, win at regionals

April 8, 2016 SULPHUR ROCK — Sulphur Rock Magnet Elementary recently participated in a regional science fair held at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville.

Poet to give reading

April 8, 2016 Craig Albin Poet and short-story writer Craig Albin will deliver a public reading at Lyon College at 7:30 …

Quorum court to hear reports

April 8, 2016 The Independence County Quorum Court will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at the Jess B. Carpenter Building located above the county library. Agenda …

Convicted killer shot trying to escape

April 8, 2016 GRADY (AP) — The Arkansas Department of Correction says Arkansas State Police are now investigating the shooting death of a convicted killer during an …

Parkin PD closes

April 8, 2016 PARKIN (AP) — The town of Parkin is now without its own police force. Cross County Sheriff J.R. Smith said his department will …

Parkinson’s group to meet

April 8, 2016 The White River Parkinson’s Support group will host a seminar from 2 to 4 p.m. April 16 in Suite B of the Josephine Raye …

News of Other Days

April 8, 2016 36 YEARS AGO First-graders in Lois Freemann’s class at the North Arkansas Christian School are already working for their bread and butter.