Obituary: Batesville School Board member, Boy Scout leader George Latus

George Robert Latus of Sulphur Rock, AR August 11, 1960 – April 4, 2021 George Robert Latus, 60, of Sulphur Rock, passed away Sunday, April 4, 2021. 

He was born August 11, 1960, in Benton Harbor, Mich., to Robert John Latus and Elizabeth Carol (Roberts) Latus. George was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church and Knights of Columbus. He loved his family …

Gas Buddy: Searcy tops list of lowest gas prices currently in state

Arkansas fuel prices have seen a jump over the past few weeks with some prices per gallon hitting $2.72 in the Batesville area. According to the website GasBuddy.com, the top ten locations with the lowest prices in the state over the past 24 hours are mainly, with one northwest Arkansas exception, in Searcy. The list …