Robbery reported in Strawberry

May 9, 2016 STRAWBERRY — Lawrence County police continue to investigate an armed robbery that occurred at the Strawberry Citgo gas station shortly after 9 p.m. Friday.

UACCB board OKs fee increase

May 9, 2016 Federal funding for higher education isn’t expected to get an increase next fiscal year, nor is it projected to receive cuts and that’s good …

Barbecue dinner planned

May 9, 2016 Independence County Senior Citizens Center will sponsor a barbecue dinner fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. May 17 …

P-Plains to discuss bills

May 9, 2016 PLEASANT PLAINS — The Pleasant Plains City Council will meet at 7 tonight in city hall. Regular monthly reports and bills top the agenda, …

Club planning excursions

May 9, 2016 The Citizens Bank Travel Club will begin planning its 2017 travel and activity schedule during a meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday in the Community …

CC board to hire staff

May 9, 2016 CAVE CITY — The Cave City School Board will hold a special meeting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in the high school library to discuss …

Kiwanis satellite to meet

May 9, 2016 The Batesville Kiwanis Club satellite group’s May meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Lewallen building, 310 White Drive, Batesville.

News of Other Days

May 9, 2016 The fall meeting of the Izard County Historical Society will be held in the Macedonia Church on Sunday at 2:30 p.m., according to Helen Lindley, …