Tai chi chih classes offered

October 31, 2017 MELBOURNE — Ozarka College will offer a five-week series of continuing education tai chi chih classes in Melbourne beginning on Nov. 7. All classes …

Kiwanis meal set

October 31, 2017 CAVE CITY — Cave City Kiwanis will host a chicken dinner fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Areawide Insurance, located at …

Commodity distribution planned

October 31, 2017 Independence County commodity distribution will be at 8:30 a.m. Nov. 7 at the Northcentral Arkansas Development Council office, located at 550 Oak St. in …

Fishing retreat nonprofit to hold fundraiser

October 31, 2017 LITTLE ROCK — Casting for Recovery, an organization dedicated to post-breast cancer life enhancement for women, has announced its second annual Little Rock event, …

Blood donations needed before holidays

October 31, 2017 JONESBORO — With the busy holiday season approaching, the American Red Cross encourages donors to give blood now to help ensure a sufficient supply …

Club to discuss geodes

October 31, 2017 CHEROKEE VILLAGE — The Spring River Gem and Mineral Club has announced that its November program will be titled “Fun with Geodes” by Marcia …

Woodland owners meeting slated

October 31, 2017 The fall meeting of the Ozark Woodland Owners Association will be Thursday at the Independence County Cooperative Extension Service Office conference room, located at …

Food preservation winners announced

October 31, 2017 LITTLE ROCK — Arts and crafts winners have been announced in the food preservation senior youth division at the Arkansas State Fair in Little …

Brothers get heart surgery months apart

October 31, 2017 FORT SMITH (AP) — Within months of each other, two brothers from Van Buren underwent open-heart surgery this year to take care of the …