Christmas concert set

December 8, 2017 NEWARK — The Cedar Ridge Music Department will have its Christmas concert at 2 p.m. Sunday in the high school gym. The concert …

Retired teachers to meet

December 8, 2017 The Independence County Retired Teachers meeting will be at 9 a.m. Wednesday at Elizabeth’s Restaurant in downtown Batesville. All retired public school employees …

Open house slated

December 8, 2017 POWHATAN — Holiday Open House will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Powhatan Historic State Park. Admission is free.

Traffic stop yields warrant, drugs

December 7, 2017 Routine patrol of the Union Hill and Blackland roads area resulted in one person’s going to jail for drug possession and a warrant, …