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S First segment of bypass opening

GRAVETTE -- By the time you read this, the first segment of the long-planned Bella Vista Bypass is expected to be open to traffic. The approximately three-mile segment from the interchange with Arkansas Highway 72 east of Mt. Pleasant to the interchange with Highway 72 east of Hiwasse is expected to be opened this week. Continue Reading »

S Bomb threat found a hoax

n Note was found in girls' restroom at Gravette High after classes dismissed. Continue Reading »


S Lady Lions win, Lions overcome by Lincoln Wolves

GRAVETTE -- The Lady Lions battled for the upper hand in the April 15 game against the Lincoln Lady Wolves and prevailed when they took back the lead in the bottom of the sixth and shut out the Lady Wolves in the top of the seventh. Continue Reading »


S Tomasko celebrates special birthday

GRAVETTE -- Darla (Kerr) Tomasko celebrated a "big" birthday with a surprise party given by her mother, Karen Kerr, on April 12. Continue Reading »

S Maysville News

Hope everyone had a good Easter. The weather was nice. We now have rain in the forecast and we do need it. Continue Reading »

S School board gives raises to Gentry teachers

GENTRY -- Teachers in Gentry will be receiving a $1,000 raise next year in addition to already scheduled step raises, meaning current teachers will receive $1,500 more for the next school year than in the current year. Continue Reading »

S Decatur council talks trash with contract provider

DECATUR -- The Decatur City Council met April 14 during its regular session to discuss problems city residents are having with trash removal. Continue Reading »


S Weekly Devotion

"And the angel answered and said unto the women, Fear not ye: for I know that ye seek Jesus, which was crucified. He is not here: for he is risen, as he said. Come, see the place where the Lord lay...." Matthew 28:5-6 Continue Reading »

S I have a hand in my wife's collection

People collect a lot of things in life and some are more unique than others. Some collections have monetary value and others sentimental value. Some people collect anything and everything, and others are very specific about the things they save. Continue Reading »

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Submitted Photo Marijke von den Bosch (left) and Caroline Visser (right) helped Darla Tomasko celebrate a birthday.