News of Other Days

August 10, 2016 36 YEARS AGO From Paul Buchanan’s Two Cents Worth column: Since the presidential inauguration is only a few days away, it might …

Candle workshop set

August 10, 2016 POCAHONTAS — A Candle Making Workshop will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Davidsonville Historic State Park. Candles were a …

Band schedules performances

August 10, 2016 AMAGON — The Zyndall Raney Band will perform from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Friday at the People Helping People Building, located on Highway 14 …

UAW to meet

August 10, 2016 PARAGOULD — United Auto Workers retirees will meet at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Grecian Steak House, located at 210 Airport Road in Paragould.

Assembly line quilting sessions completed

August 10, 2016 SALEM — The Country Quilters concluded its assembly line baby quilt workshop sessions today. Carol Downing, baby quilt chairman, reported that 30 members …

Ash borer confirmed

August 10, 2016 LITTLE ROCK — Randolph County has been added to confirmed sites of the emerald ash borer — an invasive beetle that feeds on and …

2 chosen for council

August 10, 2016 NORTH LITTLE ROCK—The Arkansas Department of Emergency Management is leading the nation in youth preparedness with the creation of the new Arkansas Youth Preparedness …

Event kicks off Thursday

August 9, 2016 CAVE CITY — Sporting events, a wet zone for children, car show, parade, auction and entertainment that includes an artist with a career spanning …

Inmate has knife in cell

August 9, 2016 Arrested for possession of marijuana, a Batesville man threatened to cut his own throat after he was found with a knife in his jail …