Drug czar nominee withdraws

October 17, 2017 WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Tom Marino, President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the nation’s drug czar, is withdrawing from consideration following reports he played …

Meeting to host Civil War authors

October 17, 2017 ASH FLAT — The fall meeting of the Sharp County Historical Society will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the  FNBC building …

Harding features Auschwitz art exhibit

October 17, 2017 SEARCY — The Stevens Art Gallery at Harding University is featuring a free art show titled “A Town Known as Auschwitz: The Life and …

Quilt show planned

October 17, 2017 MOUNTAIN HOME — The Autumn in the Ozarks Quilt Show presented by Hill ‘N’ Hollow Quilters Guild will be held Thursday through Saturday in …

Blood donations benefit cancer patients

October 17, 2017 JONESBORO — During Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood to support cancer patients and others.

Second annual St. Jude fundraiser scheduled

October 17, 2017 BALD KNOB — The Second Annual North Central Arkansas Family Picnic and benefit for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital will be held Saturday at …

UCA names graduates

October 17, 2017 CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas has released its list of recent graduates after conferring 218 undergraduate degrees and 242 graduate degrees to candidates …

Student earns degree

October 17, 2017 MONTICELLO — The University of Arkansas at Monticello presented 140 awards to 138 students who completed their academic requirements in August, according to information …