• SHS homecoming is Friday

    SOUTHSIDE — Southside High School will hold homecoming festivities Friday at Stewart Field with a coronation ceremony beginning at 6:15 p.m. The Southerners will face the Lonoke Jackrabbits at 7. Freshmen maids are Taylor Dale and Morgan Lessley. Sophomore maids are Brooklyn Hicks, McKenzie King …

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  • Wells earns Daisy Award

    Reva Wells, a registered nurse on White River Medical Center’s third floor, is WRMC’s newest recipient of the Daisy Award for Extraordinary Nurses, according to a news release. Wells has been at WRMC for four years. “I’m just so amazed and grateful. I feel there …

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  • Civil War group to see living history demonstration

    The Batesville Civil War Round Table will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at First Community Bank’s George Rider Room. The meeting is open to guests. Steve Folkers, blacksmith at Ozark Folk Center in Mountain View, will present a living history demonstration entitled “Bill Dark, Ozarks …

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  • Candidate to be interviewed

    OIL TROUGH — The Oil Trough City Council will meet at 7 tonight in the city hall to interview a candidate for the town’s vacant part-time law enforcement officer’s position, said Recorder-treasurer Amy Goings. The town has two such positions. One is held by Michael …

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  • Memorial in Strawberry to honor singer

    STRAWBERRY — A memorial is being built in Strawberry for renowned performer Roger Bennett who played with The Cathedrals Gospel Quartet and founded Legacy Five. Bennett died in 2007 from leukemia and community members across Strawberry are working together to honor him. Bennett grew up …

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  • Lady T-wolf v-ballers defeat Lady Panthers

    HEBER SPRINGS — The Cedar Ridge Lady Timberwolves defeated the Heber Springs Lady Panthers 25-17, 16-25, 25-8, 25-15 Monday in a non-conference game. Liz Henderson led the Lady T-wolves with five aces, four blocks, four digs, six assists and three kills. Carlee Hollman provided four …

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  • Cavewomen win league tennis title

    The Cave City Cavewomen won the weather-delayed 4A-2 District Tournament championship in tennis Monday on the Lyon College courts, and an event title came along with it. Ashley Green and Allison Green, twin sisters, won the doubles title with a come-from-behind victory over Southside’s Kaitlyn …

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  • Lyon volleyball teams win, lose in Russellville

    RUSSELLVILLE — Lyon College sophomore Ferrin Macon handed out a personal season-high 46 assists Monday night to lead the Scots volleyball team to a hard-fought 26-28, 25-12, 25-15, 21-25, 15-13 win over Central Baptist College at the Arkansas Tech Tri-match in Tucker Coliseum. The Scots …

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  • Bearkat golfers finish ninth in state event

    DANVILLE — The Melbourne Beakatz finished ninth in the Class 3A State Golf Tournament Monday, with a team score of 288 at the Chamberlyne Country Club. Harding Academy won the team title in a one-hole playoff with Episcopal Collegiate as each team finished with a …

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  • Pioneer jayvees win in Searcy

    SEARCY — The Batesville Pioneers shut out the Searcy Lions 16-0 in a high school junior varsity football game Monday night. In the first quarter, Luis Martinez ran 25 yards for a touchdown and ran for the 2-point conversion. In the third quarter, Louis Sonnier …

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  • Treadway, Bishop win road race titles

    Due to lack of space, these photographs of Kristen Treadway and Tyler Bishop did not run with the report on the White River Medical Center Run the Wave 5K in Monday’s edition. Treadway won the women’s title with a time of 19 minutes, 46 seconds …

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  • UAW retirees to meet

    PARAGOULD — The United Auto Workers retirees will meet at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the Grecian Steak House, located at 210 Airport Road in Paragould.

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