Crime

Sheriff strengthens security at Independence County Fair after threat

As the Independence County Fair began this week, authorities were forced to heighten security over a reported threat. Below is the full press release from the sheriff’s department: On May 29, 2022, Independence County Sheriffs’ […]

Education

WBU Announces 2022 Graduates

WALNUT RIDGE, Ark. (5/26/22) – Williams Baptist University awarded degrees to 85 graduates during its 2022 commencement exercises Saturday, May 7.  The graduates represented 15 Arkansas counties, 12 states and three nations. Honor graduates were […]