S PAWS award and other winners honored

GRAVETTE -- Students at Glenn Duffy Elementary School were honored at the school's Rise and Shine assembly Monday, Jan. 8. School staff and guests were present as Glenn Duffy students were recognized for class and individual awards. Many GDE students were recognized for their perfect attendance for the first semester of school, classroom PAWS awards, Terrific Kids or Box Top awards. Continue Reading »

S Hometown Events

Gentry Revival Services — Jared Horton will be holding revival services at First Assembly of God in Gentry. On Friday, Jan. 19, and Saturday, Jan. 20, the services will only be for students in grades 7-12. On Friday night there will be an after-party with pizza, games and fellowship. Meetings on Sunday, Jan. 21, through Wednesday, Jan. 24, will be for all ages. Sunday services will be at 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Wednesday service times will be at 7 p.m. The church is located at 821 East Main Street, just east from the Dollar General Store. Pastor Michael Powers and youth pastor Jenifer Smith invite everyone to attend. • Sanctity of Human Life Sunday — Pioneer Church of God (Holiness) will be holding a Sanctity of Human Life Sunday event on Jan. 21 at 11 a.m. This service is set aside to focus on the intrinsic value of human life, including the life of unborn children. The church is located just north of the Gentry court building, at 104 North Collins. For more information, please contact Pastor Dan at 626-831-2942. • Musical Concert — Southern Gospel recording artist Terry Campbell will be holding a free concert Sunday, Jan. 28, at 11 a.m., at Pioneer Church of God (Holiness). The church is located just north of the Gentry court building, at 104 North Collins. For more information, please contact Pastor Dan at 626-831-2942. • Gravette 2018 Ambulance Dues — Notices for 2018 ambulance dues have been mailed out for the city of Gravette. All residents living within the Gravette ambulance response district, whether inside or outside the city limits, are encouraged to pay the annual ambulance dues. These cover the cost of paramedic services, whether one has insurance or not. Those who have not paid the dues and require paramedic services will be billed at the standard rate. Membership dues are $25 for an individual or $40 per household. Dues may be paid by mail or in person at Gravette City Hall, 604 First Avenue S.E. Those who have Medicaid or Medicare are already covered and do not need to pay ambulance dues. Continue Reading »

S Senior Center Menus

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S Furniture refinishing available at White Horse Designs by Dawn

GRAVETTE — Planning to give your home a new look for the new year? Looking for someone to refinish some cherished family heirlooms? Dawn Dawson, owner of White Horse Designs by Dawn, would be happy to help with your furniture refinishing. She has recently moved her workshop and display space into a building at 104 Main Street N.E. in Gravette after her renter, Kristen Fisher, moved her Peek-a-Bootique business to Siloam Springs. Continue Reading »

S Grand Savings Bank opens Gravette branch

GRAVETTE -- Grand Savings Bank recently announced the opening of its branch located in Gravette. The new branch, the 11th location for Grand Savings, opened on Nov. 13. Grand Savings Bank purchased the building located at 198 Atlanta Street S.E. in Gravette in March 2017 and began construction in August 2017. The new full-service branch is open Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., Fridays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Saturdays the drive-through only is open 9 a.m. until noon. The bank offers a 24-hour ATM. Continue Reading »

S Hometown Events

Sanctity of Human Life Sunday — Pioneer Church of God (Holiness) will be holding a Sanctity of Human Life Sunday event on Jan. 21 at 11 a.m. This service is set aside to focus on the intrinsic value of human life, including the life of unborn children. The church is located just north of the Gentry court building, at 104 North Collins. For more information, please contact Pastor Dan at 626-831-2942. Musical Concert — Southern Gospel recording artist Terry Campbell will be holding a free concert Sunday, Jan. 28, at 11 a.m., at Pioneer Church of God (Holiness). The church is located just north of the Gentry court building, at 104 North Collins. For more information, please contact Pastor Dan at 626-831-2942. Continue Reading »

S Senior Center Menus

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S Dessert Diversity caters to those with a sweet tooth

SULPHUR SPRINGS -- It seems everyone is encouraged to eat lots of sweets during the holidays. With family and friends baking cookies, making candies and whipping up seasonal desserts, we're tempted at every turn with more goodies. Continue Reading »

S Gentry First Baptist Church has new pastor

GENTRY -- First Baptist Church in Gentry has a new pastor. Brother Eddie Knight has been called to serve in the congregation. "I am so excited God has called us to FBC Gentry," Knight wrote. "I can't wait to see what God has planned for our church...." Continue Reading »

S Local students listed on dean's list at MSSU

JOPLIN, Mo. -- The dean's list has been released for the fall 2017 semester at Missouri Southern State University and the list includes 40 students from Arkansas, including the following local students: Continue Reading »

S Austin, Bingham receive SWOSU honors

GRAVETTE -- Nicholas Austin and Levi Bingham of Gravette were on the 2017 fall semester President's Honor Roll at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford and Sayre, Okla. Continue Reading »