S Gravette Lions Club plans White Cane Day

GRAVETTE -- The Gravette Lions Club will be observing White Cane Day this Saturday, Dec. 4. Members of the club will be stationed at locations around town asking for donations to help with their sight conservation work. Continue Reading »

S Maysville EH Club News

The Maysville EH Club met Nov. 17 for lunch at the Maysville Handi Stop before going to the Community Building for its monthly meeting. The meeting was called to order by president Orpha Wardlaw at 12:45. Vice president Jane Wilber welcomed members and guests Fannie Yoder and Joseph. The club sang Turkey Trouble led by Melinda Crawley. Inspiration was a Maysville memory read by Orpha. Continue Reading »

S Hometown Events

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S Gentry teen pitches in to support Arkansas charity store

BENTONVILLE — Desaray Botteron began helping others to fulfill a camp requirement, but as she grew up, volunteering became a life choice. Botteron, 17, of Gentry, volunteers nearly every week at Helping Hands, a nonprofit thrift store in Bentonville. She has been volunteering since she was 7 years old. Continue Reading »

S Flintco made construction manager for multiple school projects

GENTRY -- Gentry School Board voted unanimously to make Flintco the construction manager for both the new classroom building on the intermediate school campus and the other construction and improvements projects which were approved by the board when it submitted to the voters a millage increase request in the September School Election. That would include being construction manager for the diesel mechanic lab and vocational classrooms on the high school campus and the reroofing of the portion of the intermediate school building which will be a part of the new school complex. Continue Reading »

S Rewards policy to be reviewed

GRAVETTE -- Dylan Gruver and Drew Hendren, members of the Gravette High School football team, led the pledge of allegiance to the flag to open the November meeting of the Gravette school board. They were congratulated for their success as football players and for their academic achievements. Continue Reading »

S Coronation set for Friday in Gentry

GENTRY -- Coronation ceremonies are planned at Gentry High School on Friday night and Eden Hosteter, the only senior maid this year, is expected to be crowned queen during ceremonies to be held prior to the varsity games against visiting Lincoln High School. Continue Reading »

S Gravette coronation set for Dec. 16

GRAVETTE — Basketball homecoming is slated for Friday, December 16, in Lion Field House at Gravette and three seniors will be vying for the queen's crown at the annual event. The ceremony is set to be gin at 6:30 p.m., with lineup at 6:15. The Gravette Lions are scheduled to play the Elkins Elks following the coronation ceremonies. Continue Reading »

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S Empire announces scheduled service interruption in Gravette

JOPLIN, MO -- Empire District Electric Company has scheduled a service interruption in the Gravette area on Saturday, Dec. 3, at approximately 7 a.m. and lasting until 12 p.m. Customers should be aware the outage could be postponed or extended due to weather or equipment issues. Continue Reading »

S Training set to become naturalist

WESTSIDE -- Applications are being accepted for Northwest Arkansas Master Naturalist training. Training starts Jan. 21 for residents of Benton and Carroll counties and Jan. 28 for Washington and Madison county residents. Continue Reading »

S Darrin Lane Carnahan

GRAVETTE — Darrin Lane Carnahan, 54, of Gravette, died Nov. 26, 2016, at Circle of Life Hospice in Bentonville. He was born Jan. 4, 1962, in Prescott, Ariz., to Luther Morgan Carnahan and Patsy Ann Ragsdale. Continue Reading »

S Teresa Lynn 'Terry' Jackson

GENTRY — Teresa Lynn “Terry” Jackson, 60, of Gentry, died Nov. 25, 2016, at Willard Walker Hospice, Fayetteville. She was born June 26, 1956, in Siloam Springs, to Nick Odle and Peggy (Guthrie) Odle. Continue Reading »

S Donald Ray Hevener

GENTRY — Donald Ray Hevener, 70, of Gentry, Arkansas, died November 25, 2016, at his home. Born July 19, 1946, in Staunton, Virginia, he was the son of Fillmer Hevener and Estie C. (Harper) Hevener. Continue Reading »