02, Sep 2014 - Baxter, AR Former WWII prisoner of war from Arkansas invited to Japan
MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. (AP) - The Japanese government has invited a former World War II prisoner of war from Arkansas to visit the country. The Baxter Bulletin reports that 93-year-old Robert Lents, of Mountain Home, was invited as part of the Japanese/POW Friendship Program, which aims to encourage reconciliation.
02, Sep 2014 - Baxter, AR Former WWII prisoner of war invited to Japan
The Japanese government has invited a former World War II prisoner of war from Arkansas to visit the country.
29, Aug 2014 - Boone, AR Closed Landfill Draws Growing Environmental Concerns
THREE BROTHERS, Ark. -- A closed landfill, along the Missouri and Arkansas border, has some residents concerned about potential environmental threats. The NABORS landfill is owned by the Ozark Mountain Solid Waste District, which is made up of six counties in northern Arkansas: Baxter, Boone, Marion, Searcy, Carroll and Newton. Baxter County Judge Mickey Pendergrass, who sits on the OMSWD board ...
29, Aug 2014 - Baxter, AR 3 Arkansas men plead guilty to meth possession
MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. (AP) - Three men in northern Arkansas have each been sentenced to three years in prison for unrelated methamphetamine charges. The Baxter Bulletin reports ( http://bit.ly/1oilCpK ) the men entered guilty pleas Thursday before a Baxter County Circuit Judge.