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S Pray that God's people would repent and look to Him for mercy and understanding of the truth

"As it is written in the law of Moses, all this evil is come upon us: yet made we not our prayer before the LORD our God, that we might turn from our iniquities, and understand thy truth." Daniel 9:13 (Read chapter 9) Continue Reading »

S Pickin' Time on 59 set for Oct. 9-11

GENTRY -- Pickin' Time on 59, featuring antiques, collectibles, garage and yard sale items and some business promotions, is set for Oct. 9, 10 and 11. Continue Reading »

S Chamber preparing to publish new Gentry history book

GENTRY -- Gentry Chamber of Commerce has announced plans for publication of a new 120-year community history book and is seeking photos and family history submissions for inclusion. Continue Reading »

S Getting in Shape

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S Lion Pride Night held Friday

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S Meet the Pioneers Night held Friday

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S Fishing in the Shade

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S Hometown Events

Employees of Emerson Electric are holding their third annual picnic from 12 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 7, at the Lake Avalon Park pavilion in Bella Vista. All former employees and their families are invited to come and visit. For more information, contact Edna Bear at or 479-640-1359. Scrimmage Games Decatur and Gentry will play each other in football scrimmage games at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday and Friday. The High School teams will face off on Thursday, and the seventh grade and junior high teams will meet on Friday. Games are in Pioneer Stadium at Gentry. Continue Reading »

S New high school plans put on hold in Gentry

GENTRY -- In what Randy Barrett, superintendent of Gentry Public Schools, called "the bummer of the summer," he told board members on Aug. 18 that the school district's application for partnership funding to build a new high school had been turned down. But that decision is now being appealed. Continue Reading »

S Obituaries

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