Free virtual school opens enrollment

March 13, 2017 After a successful first year, virtual public school Arkansas Connections Academy has opened enrollment for the 2017-2018 school year for students in grades kindergarten …

Historical association to hold conference

March 13, 2017 POCAHONTAS — The Arkansas Historical Association’s 76th annual conference will be held April 20-22 in Pocahontas and is hosted by Five Rivers Historic Preservation …

Federal employees to meet

March 13, 2017 FRANKLIN — The meeting of the Spring River Chapter of National Active and Retired Federal Employees will be at 11 a.m. March 21 …

Acoustic musicians to gather

March 13, 2017 An acoustic music group will meet from 6 to 8 p.m. March 20 at First Community Bank, located at the corner of St. Louis …

Moose on the loose

March 13, 2017 BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (AP) — A moose on the loose caught several skiers and snowboarders by surprise as it galloped headlong down a run at …

Frog listening workshops set

March 13, 2017 MELBOURNE — Ozarka College will partner with FrogWatch USA to offer free frog listening workshops in Ash Flat beginning in April. The seminars …

Absconder captured

March 10, 2017 Joe Timberlake Authorities in Independence County learned today that a man wanted by the Arkansas Parole Board for absconding was …