S Police investigating residential burglary

GENTRY -- Police in Gentry are investigating a burglary which occurred in the 300 block of N. Otis Avenue in Gentry which occurred sometime before September 26. Continue Reading »

S Health Inspections

WESTSIDE -- Critical violations are defined as items relating directly to factors that lead to food-borne illness and must be corrected immediately. Noncritical violations are defined as items that relate to maintenance of food operations and cleanliness. Continue Reading »

S Hometown Events

Gentry Library celebration planned Oct. 20 Continue Reading »

S It's homecoming week in Gravette

Three vie for homecoming queen title

GRAVETTE — It's homecoming week at Gravette High School and three senior girls are vying for the title of Homecoming Queen 2017 -- Isabella Dell, Katie Garrett and Hailee Gerner -- which will be announced in homecoming ceremonies on Lion Field at 6:30 p.m. Friday. Continue Reading »

S Color Run for PTO

GENTRY — It was a colorful day on Friday at Gentry Primary School because students ran around the track and were doused with colors in the fourth annual Color Run, a fundraising effort for the primary school PTO. Continue Reading »

S Decatur Roman Catholic community declared quasi-parish

DECATUR -- On Sept. 23, Father Stanley Rother, the first official martyr born in the United States, was beatified during a mass attended by more than 20,000 people in Oklahoma City, Okla. He is also the first U.S. priest to be beatified. The following day, Sept. 24, the Decatur Catholic community became the first church in the world to be named in his honor -- The Blessed Father Stanley Francis Rother Mission -- during a mass held at Decatur Northside Elementary School. The Decatur church is a mission of St. Mary Catholic Church in Siloam Springs. Continue Reading »

S Donkeys on the basketball court help raise money for Gentry choirs

GENTRY -- The Dairyland Donkey Basketball Show, hosted by the Gentry Middle and High School choirs, was held on Tuesday, Oct. 3, in the Gentry High School gym. Juniors played seniors in the first game, and parents played against school staff in the second game. Continue Reading »

S PAWS award winners chosen at Glenn Duffy Elementary

GRAVETTE -- "Pawsitive" and Wise Students (PAWS) award winners were honored at the monthly Rise and Shine assembly Monday, Oct. 2, at Glenn Duffy Elementary School. PAWS grade level Students of the Month for October are Jack Cantrell and Bella Forest, kindergarten; Wyatt Clayton and Paden Lemonds, first grade; and Rhett Curtis and Erynn McGee, second grade. Continue Reading »

S Retha Jane Severn

GENTRY — Retha Jane Severn, 62, of Gentry, died Oct. 9, 2017, at Circle of Life at Legacy Village in Bentonville. She was born June 10, 1955, in Gravette, to Ray Hudson and Martha Nance Hudson. Continue Reading »

S Robert Phillips

SULPHUR SPRINGS — Robert Phillips, 89, of Sulphur Springs, died Oct. 7, 2017. He was born Oct. 27, 1927, in Kenderickson, Mo., to Lewis and Mary Malaqun Phillips. Continue Reading »

S Jone Arlene Bohl

HIWASSE — Jone Arlene Bohl, 84, of Hiwasse, died Oct. 7, 2017, at Ozarks Community Hospital. She was born Jan. 22, 1933, to Ralph and Myrtis Hagee in El Paso, Texas. Continue Reading »

S Sandy Cowick Marquier

GRAVETTE — Sandy Cowick Marquier, 62, of Gravette, died Oct. 6, 2017, at Mercy Hospital in Rogers. She was born on April 12, 1955, in Gravette, to Imalee and Leo Cowick. Continue Reading »

S L.J. Perona Jr.

After 50 years of marriage and a successful farm business, Louie lost his battle with cancer on October 5, 2017, and starting his journey to receive the gift of eternal life having accepted Jesus in his heart. Continue Reading »

S Clarence A. Miller

GENTRY — Clarence A. Miller, 74, of Gentry, Arkansas, died October 5, 2017, in Fayetteville. He was born August 26, 1943, at Arthur, Illinois, the son of Ammon A. Miller and Mattie N. Yoder Miller, where he was raised Amish until his family moved to Arkansas in 1957. Continue Reading »