S Rains dampen fall festival

GENTRY -- Though it rained and drizzled all the way up to the starting time for Sunday's fall festival, a break in the wet weather allowed the event to be held and many braved the soggy conditions and enjoyed the afternoon festival on Sunday. Continue Reading »

S Hometown Events

The second annual Gravette Public Library fund-raising gala will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, at the Cedaridge Event Center, 10889 Highway 72 W., in Bentonville. The event will feature a catered dinner, casino games, silent auction and a DJ. Dress is business/casual. Tickets are available for $25 per person or $160 for a table of eight and may be purchased at the Gravette library, Arvest Bank - Gravette and the Bank of Gravett or from any library commission member. For more information, contact Sally Shorter, 479-787-3338, or Kim Schneider, 479-787-8689. Continue Reading »

S Hiwasse News

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Hamilton have been in Atlanta, Ga., attending a reunion of Robert's Army buddies. Continue Reading »

S Senior Center menus

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S Miss Octoberfest pageants held in Gentry

GENTRY --Miss Octoberfest pageants were held Oct. 4 at Gentry High School. The following are the winners in each of the age categories: Continue Reading »

S Gable to celebrate special birthday

It's a birthday party of a lifetime for Gary Gable of Gravette. Gary delivered meals on wheels in Gravette for a number of years until diagnosed in February with stage-four lung and brain cancer and given three months to live. Today, he continues to fight and is doing well in spite of the grave diagnosis. Continue Reading »

S Hometown Events

The Gentry Fall Music Festival is set for 12 noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 12, in the Gentry City Park. The event, sponsored by the Gentry United Way and Gentry Chamber of Commerce, will feature live music, including three area bands and varieties of music: a bluegrass band, John Henry and Friends, from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m.; a gosepel band, Amazing Grace, from 2 to 3:15 p.m.; and a country-rock band, the ShotGunBillys from 3:30 to 5 p.m. The afternoon includes mutton bustin' at 2 p.m., an afternoon car show, pumpkin painting, inflatable rides, and plenty of festival food. Continue Reading »

S Maysville News

We have had some nice weather this last week, even got some rain and cooler temperatures. I think everyone has enjoyed it. Orpha Wardlaw is home after spending a couple of days in Tulsa, Okla., last week in the home of her daughter and family, Eva Rea and Steve Fincher and children Zack and Selena. They always enjoy her coming over. Continue Reading »

S Sixth grader to hold fundraiser

n Estep chosen for People to People Student Ambassador Program

GRAVETTE -- A benefit yard sale will be held this week to raise funds for 11-year-old Cassie Estep of Gravette. Continue Reading »

S Highfill E.H. Club News

HIGHFILL -- The Highfill Extention Homemakers' Club met Sept. 15 at the Gentry Library meeting room. President Peggy Dillahunty led the monthly meeting. Minutes of the previous meeting were approved, as well as the current financial statement. A report was given on the activities and support of the Benton County Fair. Continue Reading »

S Letter to the Editor

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S Hiwasse News

We welcome the opening of the Hiwasse Store. Thank you, John and Julie, for bringing a much needed facility to our area. Continue Reading »