S Bid accepted for cement work at Gentry schools

GENTRY -- Bids for cement work at the Gentry schools were opened July 16 and Diamond C. Construction was the low bidder for the projects and was awarded the contract. Continue Reading »

S Flint Creek pond stocked with catfish

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S Why I won't be in heaven....

Again and again I hear preachers telling mourning loved ones that this person is, without a doubt, in heaven because of how much he loved Jesus, how many people's lives she touched, how strong a faith he had or how much good she accomplished in her lifetime. Continue Reading »

S Blazing star blooming in Gentry native prairie

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S Obituaries

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S Gentry man charged with raping girl

GENTRY -- A Gentry man was arrested on July 11 and charged with raping a 14-year-old girl at his home on Crawford Street. Continue Reading »

S The most high rules in the kingdom of men

"Now I Nebuchadnezzar praise and extol and honour the King of heaven, all whose works [are] truth, and his ways judgment: and those that walk in pride he is able to abase." Daniel 4:37 (Read Daniel 4) Continue Reading »

S Springtown's FEMA appeal denied n Town to file new appeal in attempt to avoid return of FEMA disaster aid used for road work

GENTRY -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency is asking Springtown to return $30,013.58 in disaster management funds because the funds were not used for the approved project. Continue Reading »

S Former Gentry woman found stabbed to death in Fort Smith

GENTRY -- A pregnant woman killed in Fort Smith Saturday had Gentry ties, according to local police. Continue Reading »

S Hometown Events

Gentry Bible School First Assembly of God in Gentry will be holding "Extreme Kids" Vacation Bible School Monday, July 28, through Friday, Aug. 1. It will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. each night, with sign-in beginning at 6 p.m. The church is located at 821 East Main Street, just east of the Dollar General store. Assembly of God VBS Gravette First Assembly of God Church will hold Bible School from 6 to 8 p.m. July 28 to Aug. 1 for ages 4-12. Continue Reading »

S New sidewalk to be built at school

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S Enjoying an afternoon of fishing

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S Safari allows children to experience exotic animals up close and personal

GENTRY -- Where does one go to give children and family members an experience they will never forget? It's not necessary to go far. A visit to the Wild Wilderness Drive-through Safari in Gentry will provide opportunities for children and adults to see a wide variety of animals up close in the petting zoo or just outside the car windows in the drive-through portion of the park. Continue Reading »

S Hometown Events

Gravette Days The 2014 Gravette Days, a two-day weekend celebration, will be Friday and Saturday, Aug. 8 and 9, in Kindley Park in Gravette and at other locations throughout the city. Gravette was founded in l893 and this is the city's 121st annual celebration. Festivities are planned for all ages, including softball and sand volleyball tournaments, an archery shoot and a skateboard exhibition and contest on Friday. Saturday begins early with a 5K run, Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast and youth football scrimmage. The rest of the fun-packed Saturday will include.... Continue Reading »

S Some questions challenge faith

If there is a good and loving God, how could He allow so much evil in the world? Continue Reading »