Mustangs set commencement

May 8, 2017 Cierra Frazier Sierra Clark PLEASANT PLAINS — Midland High School will have its graduation at 6:30 …

Body found of girl who was swept away during flood

May 8, 2017 U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue promised Sunday to expedite requests for federal assistance after touring flooded northeast Arkansas with the state’s governor …

McAnally nets WBC History Award

May 8, 2017 Keith McAnally WALNUT RIDGE — Keith McAnally of Smithville has been presented the 2017 History Award at Williams Baptist College, …

Newark relocates meeting

May 8, 2017 NEWARK — Tuesday night’s Newark City Council will be held at the Newark Fire Department station after city hall received some flooding, according to …

P-Plains to review applications

May 8, 2017 PLEASANT PLAINS — The Pleasant Plains City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at city hall, according to Mayor Kenneth Burns. The …

C-Ridge board approves price hikes

May 8, 2017 NEWARK — The Cedar Ridge School Board in a special meeting recently voted to approve the increase of lunch prices from $2.20 to $2.35 …

News of Other Days

May 8, 2017 35 YEARS AGO Triplet calves were born recently to a Pinzgauer cow owned by John Brock of Star Route, Pleasant Plains. Stan …