S Tomasko celebrates special birthday

GRAVETTE -- Darla (Kerr) Tomasko celebrated a "big" birthday with a surprise party given by her mother, Karen Kerr, on April 12. Continue Reading »

S Maysville News

Hope everyone had a good Easter. The weather was nice. We now have rain in the forecast and we do need it. Continue Reading »

S Several OCH Easter event

Ozarks Community Hospital Egg Stravaganza was enjoyed by scores of kids. Egg hunts, craft and party activities, a petting zoo, a bounce house and free hot dogs and refreshments provided hours of fun for all. Photos by Dodie Evans Continue Reading »

S Hiwasse News

Don't forget the rabies clinic at the Hiwasse Community Center Monday, April 28, between 4 and 5:30 p.m. Continue Reading »

S Decatur schools will be open this Saturday

DECATUR -- The Decatur school district will hold classes on Saturday, April 26, following the same time schedule as normal weekday operations. Continue Reading »

S County readies for cleanup

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S Lucille Hogue to celebrate 90th

GENTRY -- The invitation reads, "Spring brings April showers, budding plants and ... Lucille Hogue's 90th birthday!" Family members are hosting a special event this Saturday to celebrate her birthday. Continue Reading »

S Gravette's spring cleanup is set for May 5 through 9

GRAVETTE -- Gravette's citywide spring cleanup will be held the week of May 5-9, according to an announcement from City Hall. This annual event provides citizens a way to dispose of bulky items, at no charge. Such items will be picked up at curbside by Deffenbaugh, which contracts for the city's weekly garbage pickup. Continue Reading »

S Earth Day planned at Eagle Watch

GENTRY -- Earth Day will be observed at Eagle Watch Nature Area on Saturday, with activities beginning at 9:30 a.m. Activities planned include planting of some trees, work in flower beds and a number of wildlife programs by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. Continue Reading »

S Obituaries

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S Chamber sponsors Easter egg hunt

GENTRY -- Children, with their parents, waited in eager anticipation for the signal to pick up the many plastic eggs strewn across areas of Gentry Park on Saturday afternoon; and, when the signal was given, the annual Gentry Chamber of Commerce Easter Egg Hunt began and was over in a matter of minutes. Continue Reading »

S Gravette DECA students take honors at state conference

GRAVETTE -- Gravette High School DECA students (an association of marketing students) recently attended the spring State Leadership Conference. Students competed in team decision and individual case interview events. Ten students competed and eight students placed in the top six and received state medals and certificates. Continue Reading »

S Gravette's spring concerts announced

GRAVETTE -- The annual spring Gravette High School and Middle School bands' concerts, originally scheduled for May 1, have been rescheduled for Thursday, May 8, at the GHS Performing Arts Center. Two other school musical programs will be held as previously announced. Continue Reading »

S Two from Decatur in state MathCounts competition

DECATUR -- In a time when math skills are vital to survive in the modern technological society, there is a national organization that aids middle school students to gain a tactical advantage in mathematics. Continue Reading »

S Springtown approves agreement for electricity

SPRINGTOWN -- Springtown's council met on April 11 and Mayor Paul Lemke presented a resolution to the council renewing the town's contract with Empire District Electric for the next 10 years. The resolution passed by unanimous vote. Continue Reading »