• Peaceful Harbor honors seniors

    Peaceful Harbor Pentecostal Church of God will honor all 2012 seniors during a special baccalaureate service at 6 p.m. Sunday. The evening will include special guest speakers and singers. The church is located at 3000 East Main St. in Batesville. The event is open to …

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  • Cemetery cleanup set

    SULPHUR ROCK — A work day has been scheduled for Saturday at Mac’s Chapel Cemetery near Sulphur Rock. Volunteers are asked to bring tools. Lunch will be served. For more information call organizer Mildred Moss at (870) 799-8008.

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  • Ramsey Heights holds fundraiser

    Ramsey Heights Baptist Church will have a fundraiser from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. A yard sale and bake sale will be included. Yard sale items will include a desk, pews, furniture, clothes and numerous other items. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be for …

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  • Crawford reunion set

    The annual Crawford family and friends reunion will be Saturday at Oak Bluff Community Center, located at 380 Oak Bluff Road. A potluck will be served at noon.

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  • Chicken barbecue to be Saturday

    PLEASANT PLAINS — Pleasant Plains Volunteer Fire Department will have a chicken barbecue beginning at 11 a.m. Saturday at Station 1. The menu includes barbecue chicken, baked beans, coleslaw, bread, cake and a drink. The event is open to the public.

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  • St. Paul UMC Ringers to Perform in Calico Rock

    CALICO ROCK — The St. Paul United Methodist Church handbell choir, the St. Paul Ringers, of Little Rock will perform at 4 p.m. Saturday in the sanctuary of Calico Rock United Methodist Church. The full five-octave bell choir’s repertoire will include the following pieces: “A …

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  • Kessinger to mark 90th year

      BETHESDA — Jim Kessinger will celebrate his 90th birthday with a drop-in party from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday at Bethesda Community Center. All family and friends are invited to attend. He requests no gifts.

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  • Auction to be Saturday

    The Ruddell Hill youth group is having a fundraiser auction at 7 p.m. Saturday at 805 Bethesda Road, Batesville. Items will include home decor, tools, clothing, gift cards, a deer stand, new duck calls and even a carousel horse. Popcorn and drinks will be available.

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  • Main Street gets $2,500

    Citizens Bank recently donated $2,500 to the Main Street Batesville program and director Paula Grimes already has an idea what to do with the money. “New program brochures are needed so badly, so I am sure I can make the updates and put the money …

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  • Re-enactment set

    One hundred fifty years ago, some 8,000 Union soldiers converged on the small town of Batesville, and they wouldn’t be the last soldiers — Union or Confederate — to visit during and after the Civil War. On May 12 and 13, a re-enactment will commemorate …

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  • MSB holding drawing for gold necklace

    A drawing will be held May 11 for a gold and diamond necklace valued at $2,500. The gold alone is worth $600. The necklace was donated by Thompson’s Jewelry. Tickets are three for $10 and are available at Thompson’s Jewelry, Signature Baskets, Flowers & Gifts, …

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  • Two men arrested in disturbance call

    Two men were arrested Wednesday night after a neighbor called police about a possible disturbance on Jean Street in west Batesville. The men have been identified as 39-year-old Shane Lewis and 32-year-old Jason N. Candler. Deputy Mike Price said he and Deputy Zach Rawlins responded …

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