Student nets EAST award

May 20, 2016 Cheyenne Shelton LITTLE ROCK — The University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s EAST program has announced its UALR EAST scholarship …

Batesville Kiwanis Club names scholars

May 20, 2016 The Batesville Kiwanis Club awarded three $1,000 Key Club scholarships to 2016 high school seniors, according to a news release. Kaitlyn Gramling of …

Dean’s List announced

May 20, 2016 SEARCY — More than 1,300 students were included on the Harding University Dean’ List for grades achieved during the spring 2016 semester. Area …

Divorce support group slated

May 20, 2016 A divorce support group for adults will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Nikki Penn Counseling and Consulting, located at 1275 …

Memorial service planned

May 20, 2016 DESHA — A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Alderbrook Cemetery in Desha.

Gospel concert scheduled

May 20, 2016 SOUTHSIDE — Mercy River Boys will be in concert at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Mount Zion Baptist Church, located at 149 Rorie St. in …

SR changes trash schedule

May 20, 2016 SULPHUR ROCK  — The city of Sulphur Rock will no longer pick up trash on Wednesdays, city recorder Ann Heathwaite said. Fridays will …

News of Other Days

May 20, 2016 36 YEARS AGO When the polls had closed and the votes were tallied, President Carter had won re-election by a tidy margin, …