• Fairfield Bay plans Storyfest III

    FAIRFIELD BAY — Storyfest III will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 21 at Village Place Mall, located at 350 Dave Creek Parkway in Fairfield Bay. Four nationally recognized storytelling entertainers will grace the stage: Beth Horner, Lyn Ford, Dan Keding and …

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  • Highland booster event slated

    HIGHLAND — The Highland Rebel Booster Club and Freedom Ford in Melbourne will sponsor the Drive One for Your School promotion from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the parking lot of the A.L. Hutson Memorial Activity Center on the campus of Highland High …

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  • Music in the Mountains offers doctors, lawyers and bluegrass

    HORSESHOE BEND — The Music in the Mountains Show on Saturday will feature Dr. Kristi Sutton of Little Rock. She is the daughter of Richard Green of Salem. She entertained and competed in singing competitions growing up and recorded an original song in Nashville. She …

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  • Southern Raised to perform

    CAVE CITY — Southern Raised will be in concert at 7 p.m. April 21 and 11 a.m. April 22 at Eastside Southern Baptist Church, located on Highway 230 East in Cave City. Admission is free and open to the public. Donations will be taken for …

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  • Family reunion to be held

    CHARLOTTE — The annual Bullington and King Family Reunion will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Charlotte School. A potluck will be served at noon. All friends are welcome. For more information call (870) 799-8298.

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  • Cemetery clean-ups announced

    ZION — The annual workday for Antioch Cemetery, located east of Zion, will be Saturday. Workers are needed. For those who are unable to attend but would like to make a contribution, checks may be mailed to Antioch Cemetery Association, c/o Ernestine Marlin, Treasurer, P.O. …

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  • Fire depts. set fundraisers

    LYNN — The Lynn Volunteer Fire Department annual fundraiser will be Saturday at Lynn Gymnasium. A plate dinner will begin at 5:30 p.m. The event will include a live band, door prizes, an auction and raffles. ——— MOOREFIELD — Sulphur Rock Fire Department will have …

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  • Photographer participates in Operation Smile

    HIGHLAND — Photographer Clark Sanders of Highland will join with Professional Photographers of America Charities to promote Celebration of Smiles Day on Saturday. This national fund-raising effort will benefit Operation Smile, which treats children around the world who suffer with cleft lips, cleft palates and …

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  • Two die in separate traffic accidents

    Joseph Moody, 31, of 815 Rock St., Batesville, died in a one-car crash on Highway 25 near Strawberry late Thursday night, Arkansas State Police Trooper Jeremy Conner said. The Trooper said Moody was driving south on Highway 25 around 10:13 p.m. when he lost control …

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  • 10-month-old jewelry theft reported to police

    While reporting a theft of $40 from her apartment Tuesday morning, a Batesville woman took the opportunity to report the theft of approximately $8,500 in jewelry — 10 months ago. Deputy Bret Ward said around 11 a.m. he met with Patricia L. King at her …

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  • Students to perform at recital

    The final recital of the academic year by music students at Lyon College will be held at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in Brown Chapel and conclude in Bevens Music Room. Admission is free and open to the public. Among the performers are organist Aaron Walton, pianists …

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  • Assistant superintendent named

    Harvey Howard Central Magnet Elementary’s principal will soon become Batesville School District’s new assistant superintendent when next school year gets under way. On Monday the Batesville School Board approved a recommendation to hire Central Magnet Principal Harvey Howard as assistant superintendent. It’s a role Ronnie …

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