Rare gold coin helping Indiana church build new home

The $20 gold piece is one of only 10 known surviving 1866 Liberty Head double eagles stamped with “In God we trust.” It could fetch more than $300,000 when it’s sold at auction April 27.

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New boat ramp, parking open at Bixler Lake

No fees are charged for using access sites. Bluegills, largemouth bass and yellow perch, along with a few walleyes, channel catfish and northern pike, are present in Bixler Lake.

Arkansas inmates scheduled for execution ask court to review

U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker granted the inmates stays of execution on Saturday, but she rejected their arguments that too little time between executions violated their constitutional rights. Arkansas originally planned to execute eight inmates between Monday and April 27.