BENTON â€“ Approximately 30 people turned out for the first meeting of the Benton Touchdown Club on Monday, Sept. 8, at Western Sizzlinâ€™. The club is formed specifically for Benton Panthers football and will meet on a monthly basis.
John Ginn, treasurer of the club, welcomed members and introduced Panthers Head Coach Scott Neathery.
â€śHow does it feel to come away from the game with Bryant and still be undefeated?â€ť asked Ginn.
BATESVILLE â€” Officials say two melted chocolate bars sent in the mail prompted an evacuation at a Batesville call center.
The Independence County Sheriff's Office says the two king-size Hershey bars were sent to the Access Arkansas call center with no return address. The Independence County Sheriff's Office says the center was evacuated Tuesday morning.
Police, fire and emergency management responded to the scene, as did a U.S. Postal Service inspector who later deemed the envelope safe.