S Lambert-Fisher married

Allyson N. Fisher of Bristow, Okla., and Zack E. Lambert of Gentry were married Oct. 25 at Fisher Farms in Slick, Okla. The bride is the daughter of David and Sherry Fisher of Bristow, Okla. She is a graduate of Ozark Adventist Academy in Gentry and Oklahoma State University School of Veterinary Medicine. She works as a large animal veterinarian on Fisher Farms. The groom is the son of Kenny and Karen Lambert of Gentry.... Continue Reading »

S Hometown Events

Yard Waste Pickup — The fall yard waste pickup in Gentry will be Wednesday, Dec. 2. Organic yard and garden refuse such as tree, shrub and brush trimmings, grass clippings, leaves and other plant material (but not tree limbs) must be bagged and placed next to the blue polycart at the curbside by 7 a.m. Pickup will be one day only. ... Christmas Bazaar — The Decatur United Methodist Church will host its annual Christmas Bazaar on Friday, Dec. 4, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The lunch will be soup, sandwich, dessert and beverage for $5. There will also be a bake sale, vendor tables and a "twice but nice" table to enjoy. Everyone is invited to join the church for great food and fellowship. All proceeds will go to local charities. ... Christmas Lighting — The annual Gentry Christmas Lighting contest will be held this year for both residential and business properties. For residential properties, a first place prize of $100 in Gentry bucks will be awarded and a second place prize of $50 in Gentry bucks will also be given. In the business division, a first place prize of $100 will be given. Please call the Gentry Chamber of Commerce office at 479-736-2358 and leave your address to be sure your Christmas display is not missed in the judging. Judging will be done sometime the week prior to the annual Christmas parade on Dec. 12.... Continue Reading »

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S Stamp contest held to honor veterans

GENTRY -- A stamp-design contest was held at Gentry Middle School as a way for students to honor veterans for their military service to their country. The designs were based on the theme: "How we can show respect to a veteran?" Joey Fowler, Gentry Alumni and a member of the U.S. Army, came and judged the stamp designs. He also led the middle school in saying the Pledge of Allegiance. Continue Reading »

S Gravette Upper Elementary First Quarter Honor Roll

GRAVETTE --Gravette's Upper Elementary School has released its first quarter honor rolls. They listing is included below. Third Grade - A Honor Roll: Kyler Austin, Holden Betz, Miranda Burney, Isabella Callahan, Dylan Campbell, Ava Collins, Julia Crider, Peyton Elmore, Talon Engleman, Yennifer Fuentes, Acey Funk, Jacen Galyean, Brooke Handle, Alissa Holloway, Aundrea Holzkamper, Chloe Jordan, Anna Kedrowski, Hayden Kellhofer, Sidney Kisner, Tori Majdan, Clayton Nall, Ariah Patterson, Yesenia Ramirez, Dixie Randolph, Ashley Rangel, Brynn Romine, John Owen Sanders, Ella Scantlin, Jada Scott, Tyler Stauffacher, Rita Strachan, Willow Vandiver, Allea Wilkins, Gunner Wollard, Aiden Young.... Continue Reading »

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S Alsup shares World War II experiences

GRAVETTE -- One local veteran would likely agree with William Tecumseh Sherman's famous quote that "war is hell." He told his audience at the Billy V. Hall Senior Activity Center that Army life during his service in World War II was tough. Continue Reading »