Unity Fest pulls in record $245K

June 3, 2015 As the ministry to help those overcome drug and alcohol addiction continues to grow, so does the support. This year, John 3:16 Ministries’ …

Body found in creek in Searcy

June 3, 2015 SEARCY (AP) — Police are investigating after a body was found in a creek in Searcy. Little Rock media outlets report the …

Archery fundraiser hits mark, raises $15,000

June 3, 2015 Almost $15,000 has been raised through a fundraising project for Independence County archery teams, according to Susan Parker, Batesville School District coordinated school health …

Rotary to hold yard sale

June 3, 2015 Batesville Rotary Club will hold an open yard sale Saturday at Independence County Fairgrounds to raise money for the program “Best Foot Forward.” …

CPR class offered

June 3, 2015 The healthcare provider cardiopulmonary resuscitation class will be offered by Vital Link ambulance service from 2 to 6 p.m. June 8. The fee is …

Last PAT class for 2015 set

June 3, 2015 A pesticide applicator training session will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Independence County Extension Office conference room. Individuals whose license …