20th anniversary celebration planned

April 19, 2017 Child Care Aware of Northcentral Arkansas will celebrate a 20-year milestone on Thursday, April 27, at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville’s …

State rep. talks taxes, education

April 19, 2017 With 1,100 bills signed into law out of about 2,200 heard this legislative season, state Rep. James Sturch will be the first to admit that …

Streetscape work continues

April 19, 2017 City water crews are expected to complete their work to the downtown streetscape today, according to officials, who anticipated them to be finished today.

Concord sets registration

April 19, 2017 CONCORD — The Concord School District will hold kindergarten and preschool registration from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 28 in the kindergarten classrooms …

News of Other Days

April 19, 2017   35 YEARS AGO Four Arkansas College students were chosen recently to represent the school in the national College Bowl competition beginning …

Vendors sought for farmers market

April 19, 2017 Tractor Supply Company in Batesville is looking for farmers, crafters and artisans to sell their homemade and homegrown goods at its spring Farmers Market …

Cemetery work day set

April 19, 2017 BANNER — A work day will be held from 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday at Mount Zion Cemetery in Banner. In case of …

Singing to be held

April 19, 2017 SAFFELL — The Spring River Associational Singing will be at 6 p.m. Saturday at Saffell Missionary Baptist Church, located at 467 Highway 25 in …

Dinner, auction planned

April 19, 2017 NEWARK — The second annual crawfish and chicken dinner and auction will be held Saturday at Newark Elementary School cafeteria. Auction items may …