Honor Roll – Batesville High

March 4, 2016 The students listed below made the honor roll for the second nine weeks of the 2015-16 school year at Batesville High School, according to …

Library expected to name new leader

March 4, 2016 The Independence County Library Board will meet to discuss the candidates for head librarian at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the library. The board …

Batesville ranked on list

March 4, 2016 SmartAsset, a New York financial technology company, recently released its second annual study on the Best Places to Retire, according to a news release.

Hillcrest archers place in tourney

March 4, 2016 STRAWBERRY — For the first time since the Hillcrest School District implemented its archery program, all three of its teams will advance to the …

UACCB to host ‘Apollo: To the Moon’

March 4, 2016 The Arkansas Arts Center Children’s Theatre on Tour will perform “Apollo: To the Moon” at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the University of Arkansas Community …

BHS students to compete at mock trial

March 4, 2016 LITTLE ROCK — Batesville High School will be among 23 schools competing in the Arkansas Bar Association’s annual Mock Trial State Tournament at noon …

News of Other Days

March 4, 2016 36 YEARS AGO Seymour M. Hersh, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter for the New York Times in Washington, will speak at Arkansas College April …

Ozarka to host student showcase dinner

March 4, 2016 MELBOURNE — Ozarka College’s culinary arts students will host a student showcase dinner Wednesday in the Student Services Center, located in Melbourne.

Republican convention set

March 4, 2016 A special Independence County Republican Convention will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Citizens Bank Annex, located at 285 E. College St.

Road to be closed

March 4, 2016 CAVE CITY — Grange Road between Fairview and Puckett roads will be closed for bridge replacement until March 11, Sharp County Road Superintendent Dan …