S NWA Riding Club holds Saturday play day

DECATUR — Family time and horsemanship go hand-in-hand for members of the Northwest Arkansas Riding Club. Bi-weekly play days give members opportunity for both as children and adults learn riding skills and spend time together coaching and learning. Continue Reading »

S City considers ordinances on signs, RV parks and accessory buildings

GENTRY -- Gentry City Council passed, on first readings, three ordinances -- regulating signs, recreational vehicle parks and accessory buildings -- at its June 6 meeting with all three ordinances scheduled to be brought back in July for their second readings. Continue Reading »

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S Summer reading attendees visit the '50s, see Elvis

GENTRY -- Participants in the June 8 summer reading program at Gentry Public Library learned about popular music from the era and had a surprise visit from Elvis Presley. Some even danced with Elvis as some of his songs were played at the library. Continue Reading »

S Rutledge denounces 9th Circuit's ruling against firearms outside the home

Says, ‘The idea that a State can completely ban or unfairly restrict the right of a law-abiding citizen to carry a concealed weapon ignores the written text and history of the Second Amendment.’

LITTLE ROCK -- Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge disagreed with last week's decision from the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, which essentially denies residents of San Diego County, Calif., the right of possession of a concealed handgun for self-defense outside the home. Continue Reading »

S Senior Center Menus

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S Xitlali Estrada is enrolled in the Talent Search program at the University of Arkansas.

FAYETTEVILLE -- Xitlali Estrada from Gentry High School has been chosen to attend the 27th annual National Student Leadership Congress in Washington, DC. The Council for Opportunity in Education is holding the Congress June 11-16. Estrada is among 150 rising high school juniors and seniors selected from Upward Bound and Educational Talent Search programs to attend the Congress. Continue Reading »

S Wieneke graduates from William Woods University

FULTON, Mo. -- Elizabeth Wieneke, of Gravette, graduated with a master of education degree May 7 from William Woods University in Fulton, Mo. Continue Reading »

S Nichols earns a degree from Southern Arkansas University

MAGNOLIA -- Shyanne Nichols, of Gravette, was honored at the Southern Arkansas University spring commencement on May 6. She was a university studies major and graduated cum laude from the College of Liberal and Performing Arts with a bachelor of university studies degree. Continue Reading »