Fitness club to form weightlifting team

January 20, 2017 ASH FLAT — The World Association of Benchers and Deadlifters Nationals Bench Press and Deadlift Championship will take place Feb. 18 in Jonesboro.

Computer basics course to be offered

January 20, 2017 NEWPORT — Arkansas State University-Newport will offer a Computer Basics for Senior Adults course beginning Feb. 7. The class is scheduled from 3-4:30 p.m.

Deep fryer drawing to be held

January 20, 2017 The Independence County Library has announced a drawing for a CoolDaddy Elite Deep Fryer. To enter, present your library card at the library, …

Dish perfect for Sunday, every day

January 20, 2017 This chicken pot pie is comforting and delicious! It’s good enough for a Sunday dinner, but simple and easy enough for a weeknight meal! — …

Campus donated to Desha fire department

January 19, 2017 The Batesville School Board approved Tuesday the transfer of the district’s Desha property and campus to the Desha Volunteer Fire Department. The district …