• Officers are looking for criminals who opened a wall in a Wrens pharmacy to steal drugs.
    It is the third such attempt on the same Fred’s dollar store pharmacy in the last year said Wrens Police Chief Garry McCord.
    The first attempt was around 10 months ago, the following was shortly after that. This is the second time burglars have actually entered the building.

Community

Special Report
Students at Carver Elementary School are jumping at the chance to fight heart disease and stroke, our nation’s number one and number three killers. On Feb. 24, at 8:15 a.m. in the Carver gymnasium, the school will hold its 15th Annual Jump Rope for Heart  event. Students will jump rope to raise funds for the American Heart Association, which funds cardiovascular research and public professional educational programs.

Opinion

For the third time in three weeks our lead story has involved high school students from now three different schools in our two-county area making poor decisions that very easily could have impacted the rest of their lives.