S Decatur council passes wastewater rate hikes

DECATUR — After a public hearing lasting nearly 90 minutes, the Decatur City Council passed the wastewater rate increase ordinance during its regular meeting in the conference room at Decatur City Hall on Oct. 10. Continue Reading »

S County officials eye personnel requests

BENTONVILLE -- Benton County officials on Thursday began reviewing requests to add 21 employees to the payroll. Continue Reading »

S Gravette homecoming is Friday

Three seniors vie for queen title

GRAVETTE — It's homecoming week in Gravette and homecoming ceremonies are set for 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct 21, in Lion Stadium, with three Gravette seniors vying for the title of homecoming queen for 2016: Zoe Betz, Alex Krewson and Halle Webb. Continue Reading »

S Jury trial scheduled for former teacher

BENTONVILLE -- A judge, on Oct. 10, set a March jury trial for a former Gravette teacher accused of sexually assaulting two boys. Continue Reading »

S Flint Creek Nature Area now open to visitors

GENTRY — With the exception of a bridge over the dam and spillway, the paving of trails is finished at the Flint Creek Nature Area on the south side of Gentry; and the trails give park visitors the opportunity to take a walk along the spring-fed fishing ponds and streams and through the woods near Flint Creek without making a pathway through weeds and brush. Continue Reading »

S Senior Center Menus

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S Where to go for Halloween activities


S Bolles selected to compete in national teen pageant

GENTRY -- Destiny Bolles, 17, daughter of Greg Bolles and Darla Bolles of Gentry, was selected to represent Arkansas in the 2016 Miss American Teen Pageant to be held at Walt Disney World in Florida on Thanksgiving week. She will compete for the national title and for cash awards, prizes and scholarships. Continue Reading »

S Nicholas John Harbaugh

GRAVETTE — Cherished son, brother, uncle, and friend, Nicholas John Harbaugh, passed from this life on Monday, October 10, 2016. Continue Reading »