Going fishing six and a half days a week

"And Jesus said unto Simon, Fear not; from henceforth thou shalt catch men." Luke 5:10 (Read 1-11) I remember when I was contemplating studying for the ministry, an uncle of mine jokingly told me being a pastor was a great job because you only had to work a half day a week and you could go fishing the rest of the time. To be honest with you, it's even better than that. A pastor's job allows him to go fishing every day of the week. And, of course, the same is true for every Christian.... Continue Reading »

Hometown Events

A breakfast will be served at Highfill United Methodist Church on Saturday, Feb. 7, from 8 until 10:30 a.m. Payment would be appreciated in the form of a food or money donation to the church's food pantry ... "Simply Fun with Cooking" is the name of a special cooking seminar to be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 17, at the Gentry United Methodist Church. The cooking class, sponsored by the Gentry Senior Activity and Wellness Center, will feature chef Janet Covey Novotny. She will speak and demonstrate preparing a four-course meal. Registration for the seminar is $12 in advance and $15 at the door. Proceeds will benefit the Senior Center's meal program. Door prizes will be given away. To preregister, contact Jackie Bader at the Gentry Senior Center, 479-736-0378. Continue Reading »

Northside Elementary announces 2nd quarter honor roll

DECATUR -- Decatur's Northside Elementary announced the second quarter honor roll Jan. 16. Students that made the list were presented with a certificate during a morning assembly for first and second grades and an afternoon assembly for third, fourth and fifth grades. Continue Reading »

Gentry Shining Stars

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Students of the Month

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Hometown Events

"Simply Fun with Cooking" is the name of a special cooking seminar to be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 17, at the Gentry United Methodist Church. The cooking class, sponsored by the Gentry Senior Activity and Wellness Center, will feature chef Janet Covey Novotny. She will speak and demonstrate preparing a four-course meal. Registration for the seminar is $12 in advance and $15 at the door. Proceeds will benefit the Senior Center's meal program.... Continue Reading »

Signing up for Smart911 smart thing

WESTSIDE -- Smart911 is a program that allows Arkansans to create a profile that becomes available to emergency dispatchers should they call 911. The profile can include detailed information, such as what types of medications household members may take or where in the house young children may sleep, or simple contact information, such as who to track down in the event of an emergency. Continue Reading »

Gravette Upper Elementary Second Quarter Honor Roll

Third Grade — A Honor Roll: Kyler Austin, Logan Bates, Holden Betz, Miranda Burney, Dylan Campbell, Fidel Carrillo, Ava Collins, Julia Crider, Acey Funk, Jacen Galyean, Skyler Hernandez, Spencer Hickman, Chloe Jordan, Anna Kedrowski, Hayden Kellhofer, Peyton Myers, Yesenia Ramirez, Dixie Randolph, John Owen Sanders.... Continue Reading »

Maysville News

We have had some nice weather this last week but a cool front is expected to move in for this week. Guess we knew that will happen. Is still January! Justin and Valerie Sappington and twin girls Abby and Lauren visited their grandparents, Jack and Sylvia Tucker, Sunday afternoon. Maysville E.H. Club members, remember this Thursday, Jan. 22, is the regular club day at the community building. Nikki Crawley is hostess for the lunch. She will also have the lesson.... Continue Reading »

627 babies born at SSRH in 2014

SILOAM SPRINGS -- The year 2014 was a record breaker -- 627 babies were born at Siloam Springs Regional Hospital. Continue Reading »

Do You Recognize God's Voice?

"Speak, LORD; for thy servant heareth" 1 Samuel 3:9 (Read 1-10) Continue Reading »

Hiwasse News

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Rayburn-Still to wed

Nikki Slone Rayburn and Joseph Asencio Still, both of Gentry, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Continue Reading »

Senior Center menus

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