Newport Independent - Newport, AR
Updated at 1:52 PM

Bruce Bartlett, a former aide to Ronald Reagan, is not the only reasonable conservative whose views of Barack Obama’s presidency have not been tainted by the hysterical rhetoric of the Republican Party’s extreme right wing.

Updated at 12:35 PM

Average retail gasoline prices in Arkansas have fallen 5.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.94/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 1,826 gas outlets in Arkansas.

Updated at 12:32 PM

Robby Lynn Martin, 39, of McCrory departed this life Tuesday, October 14, 2014.

Updated at 12:31 PM

Samuel “Sam” Howard Smith, 79, of Tuckerman departed this life Monday, October 20, 2014.

Updated at 12:30 PM

Wanda Faye New, 76, of Conway, passed away on Oct. 3, 2014.

Updated at 12:23 PM

Sister Margaret Ann Davis Jones, age 65, was born March 23, 1949 to Myrtle Davis and Milton Price and raised by Myrtle Davis and the late William Davis of Diaz, Arkansas.

Updated at 11:55 AM

Martha McCallum Beaumont, 103, of Memphis, Tenn., a long-time resident of Newport, Ark., died October 7, 2014.

Updated at 11:55 AM

Mary Lucille (Patterson) Wren, 67, of Newport, departed this life on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 at home with her family by her side.

Updated at 11:54 AM

Mr. Michael Alonzo Brown, Sr. was born March 18, 1956 in Newport, Arkansas to Junior Ray Brown and Ms. Lue Wyatt.

Updated at 11:54 AM

Ralph James Smith, Jr.―survivor of the battles of Peleliu and Okinawa, utter pragmatist with the highest ethical standards, and polished raconteur with a wit as dry as a powder keg―died October 12, 2014.

Updated at 11:54 AM

Randall Eugene Garner, 60 of Bradford, departed this life on Thursday, October 9, 2014.

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