S Gentry Chamber Decoration Awards

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S Keep kids safe, warm during winter weather

With the sudden cold snap this November, it's a good time for a reminder about bundling up children during winter months. Hypothermia and frostbite are both conditions children face when spending time outdoors and they need extra protection. Continue Reading »

S Water quality research in watershed focus of meeting

CAVE SPRINGS -- The Illinois River Watershed Partnership will host a public meeting where researchers from Arkansas and Oklahoma will present the latest water quality findings from the Illinois River Watershed. Continue Reading »

S Gentry girls lose in overtime, boys win

PEA RIDGE -- Larry Walker walked up the sideline in front of his bench, clapping his hands. Continue Reading »

S Hometown Events

Volunteers are needed at the Gentry Public Library. Morning shifts are 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Afternoon shifts are from 1 to 5 p.m. To work at the circulation desk, volunteers need to be familiar with computers and how to relate to the public ... Gentry Choirs will present their Christmas concert at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 14, at the High School auditorium. The community is invited to come out and enjoy the concert and hear the students' work. Continue Reading »

S Walmart presents education check from safe trucking miles

GENTRY - Walmart's Bentonville Transportation Office chose Gentry Primary School as the recipient of a $4,135.38 donation earned by drivers for safe miles driven from Aug. 9 through Aug. 15 of this year. A check was presented to the school on Friday by Bob Dixon, general transportation manager at the Bentonville distribution center, and Debbie Hall, Human Resources Office manager in Bentonville. Continue Reading »

S Christmas events planned in Gentry, Decatur

Gentry's annual Chamber of Commerce Christmas parade and visit from Santa are set for Saturday, Dec. 13, along Gentry's Main Street and Chamber of Commerce building ... The Decatur Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Christmas Festival at Northside Elementary Dec. 12 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. The Christmas Parade is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. and will begin lineup at 5:30 p.m. at Decatur City Hall. Continue Reading »

S New water, sewer lines being installed

GRAVETTE -- Workmen were busy last Thursday removing a few large trees on Fort Smith Street, S.W., in Gravette. The work is being done in preparation for the installation of a new water line in the area. Continue Reading »

S Ambulance money approved Committee budgets another $95,000 for rural service

BENTONVILLE -- Benton County's justices of the peace continued working on a 2015 budget Thursday night. The county's finance committee agreed to provide another $95,000 for rural ambulance service. The budget was scheduled to be discussed at the Committee of the Whole meeting on Tuesday and approved by the Quorum Court on Dec. 18. Continue Reading »

S Senior Center Menus

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S Parade route set in Decatur for Saturday

DECATUR -- The Decatur Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Christmas Festival at Northside Elementary Dec. 12 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Continue Reading »

S Hiwasse News

Joan Lowe had surgery last Wednesday. We pray she has a quick and complete recovery. Continue Reading »

S Health Inspections

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S Dear Santa

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S Gentry Shining Stars

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