Relay for Life raises $31K

June 15, 2016 It’s one of the most feared diagnoses: Cancer. For those taking the Survivors Lap at this year’s Relay for Life on Friday night, it is …

Midland names new principal

June 15, 2016 Ed Butterworth PLEASANT PLAINS — Midland High School has welcomed a new principal. At the Midland School Board’s recent …

Midland student wins national award

June 15, 2016 Sierra Clark PLEASANT PLAINS — Sierra Clark, a junior at Midland High School, has received special recognition in the “Letters …

Future of transportation to be discussed

June 15, 2016 The quarterly meetings of the White River Planning and Development District Board, the White River Solid Waste Management District Board, the Chief Elected Officials …

Tutor training planned

June 15, 2016 The Ozark Foothills Literacy Project, which serves Fulton, Sharp, Izard and Independence counties, will hold a tutor-training workshop at 1 p.m. June 21 at …

Resident accepts apprenticeship

June 15, 2016 Natasha Bray LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Actors Theatre of Louisville has announced that Natasha Bray of Batesville has accepted an apprenticeship …

Seniors enjoy various activities

June 15, 2016 The residents of White River Independent Living enjoyed many activities during the month of May. They were entertained by singers from Peaceful Harbor …

ASU releases honor lists

June 15, 2016 JONESBORO — Members of the Chancellor’s and Deans’ lists for spring 2016 at Arkansas State University have been announced. Combined, the group has 2,067 …