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S WWII bomber lands at XNA

HIGHFILL -- A new day breaks over the hills of Northwest Arkansas. A hush fills the air as a gentle breeze blows across the fields around Highfill. Suddenly the calm is interrupted by tremendous noise. And then, overhead, a gigantic four-engine winged bird roars past and disappears behind a row of trees. What was this winged creature? Continue Reading »

S General Store coming down to make way for new Neighborhood Market

n Neighborhood Market expected to open in January. Continue Reading »

Sports

S Lester set to compete in Invitational Youth Rodeo

Baylee Lester, of Highfill, has qualified to compete in breakaway roping, goat tying and barrel racing in the American Royal Invitational Youth Rodeo, which kicks off Tuesday, Sept. 23, and continues through Friday, Sept. 26, in the Hale Arena at the American Royal Complex in Kansas City. Continue Reading »

Community

S Senior Center Menus

GENTRY SENIOR CENTER MENUS Week of Sept. 22 - 26 Monday: Vegetable beef stew, cornbread, fruit cup. Tuesday: Rosemary chicken, sweet potatoes, turnip greens, bread, applesauce cake. Wednesday: Fish patty on bun w/lettuce, tomato, tartar sauce, French fries, coleslaw, brownie. Continue Reading »

S GIS Shining Stars

Shining Stars at Gentry Intermediate School for the month of August are: Third Grade -- Kinzie Hill, Dominic Bouyear, David Grigg, Michael Meredith, Hunter Herrington; Fourth Grade -- Makenzie Owens, Emmi Haag, Afton Finnell, Hannah Hughes, Mallory Rogers; and Fifth Grade -- Michelle Glass, Ambry Smith, Lucas Guinn, Lee Roberts and Huntlee Wilkerson. Continue Reading »

S Gravette Schools millage proposal gets little support

A Gravette School District millage proposal appeared headed to defeat late Tuesday. The district sought a 3.6-mill tax increase to build an elementary school and add several classrooms to the high school. With three of four precincts counted as of late Tuesday, the millage was failing with 2,367 votes against it (87 percent) and 359 votes for it (13 percent). Continue Reading »

S School board approves new bus route

GENTRY -- The Gentry School Board Monday unanimously approved the creation of a new bus route to pick up students living along Arkansas Highway 12. Continue Reading »

Opinion

S How does the redemption won for all by Christ become our own?

We learned from the God's own Word that God, for the sake of Jesus Christ's holy life and innocent sufferings and death upon the cross for the sins of the whole world, has forgiven us and all people, declaring us to be pardoned, just, righteous and acceptable in His sight. Continue Reading »

S Helping a friend is a high calling, but I'll never offer to halter break a horse again

Did I ever say I got smarter as I got older? I might have lied. I agreed to take a colt, a 2-year old colt, and halter break him for a friend. Another lie, that guy could not be a friend if he talks you into taking a 2-year old gelding to halter break. I mean this mustang has only been handled to geld and that was not pleasant for any of the participants! Continue Reading »

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