Paint, date night set

February 7, 2017 Batesville Area Arts Council will sponsor a Paint Night/Date Night from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Citizens Bank Annex. The cost …

Church to host Quillen Edwards

February 7, 2017 SOUTHSIDE — Emmanuel Baptist Church, located at 1915 Batesville Blvd. in Southside, will have a singing with Quillen Edwards at 6 p.m. Sunday.

Singing convention to be held

February 7, 2017 BROCKWELL — The Izard County Singing Convention will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Brockwell Gospel Music School in Brockwell. The new …

Retired teachers to meet

February 7, 2017 Independence County Retired Teachers will meet at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Kelley-Wyatt’s, located inside the Ramada Inn at Batesville. Terry Hastings of the …

Square dances slated

February 7, 2017 MOUNTAIN VIEW — The Ozark Folk Center State Park will host community square dances during the winter months. The dances are free …

Band to play

February 7, 2017 AMAGON — The Zyndall Raney Band will perform from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Friday at the People Helping People Building in Amagon. The facility …

Electric co-op accepting applications

February 7, 2017 First Electric Cooperative is accepting applications for its scholarship program and the 2017 Electric Cooperative Youth Tour to the nation’s capital.

Storms bring hail, strong winds to Ark.

February 7, 2017 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Noisy thunderstorms rattled parts of Arkansas early today but there are no reports of significant damage in the state.

Harrisburg ministry gives women hope

February 7, 2017 HARRISBURG (AP) — Before coming to Restoration House Ministries in Harrisburg, Carrisa Radford said her past left her without love. “I was an …