University announces commencement

May 13, 2016 MOUNTAIN HOME — Arkansas State University-Mountain Home will hold its 20th commencement at 6:30 p.m. Monday on Keller Green. In case of inclement …

Library to hold drawings

May 13, 2016 The Independence County Library will be holding drawings May 20, May 27 and June 3 for gift certificates to downtown Batesville restaurants as a …

Batesville to honor teachers

May 13, 2016 The Batesville School Board will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday at Central Magnet Elementary.    Agenda items include recognition of retiring teachers, …

Craft Beer Week to be celebrated

May 13, 2016 NORTH LITTLE ROCK — For the 11th year in a row, the Brewers Association has declared American Craft Beer Week, the nationwide celebration of …

Clarification

May 13, 2016 Jeremy Parker with Parker’s Air & Heat in Desha is not the same Jeremy Parker who was named along with 54 others in a …

News of Other Days

May 13, 2016 36 YEARS AGO The descendants of the late Edmond and Debbie Carpenter met Sunday in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Olaf …

Youth rally to be held

May 13, 2016 CAVE CITY — The Spring River Association’s Youth Rally will be held at 7 p.m. Monday at Ring’s Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, located at 2925 …

Summer reading camp set

May 13, 2016 The Ozark Foothills Literacy Project’s 2016 summer reading camp for children entering first through sixth grades will be held from 9 a.m. to noon …

Reunion slated

May 13, 2016 PLEASANT GROVE — Pleasant Grove School reunion will be from noon-4 p.m. Saturday at Pleasant Grove Community Center. A potluck will be served at …