Southside calls meeting

July 25, 2016 SOUTHSIDE — The Southside City Council will hold a special meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Southside Public Water Authority meeting room, 1401 …

Ex-BK chief gets house arrest

July 25, 2016 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — A former Bald Knob police chief has been sentenced to six months of house arrest for a stolen firearm charge …

News of Other Days

July 25, 2016 36 YEARS AGO Pictured in today’s paper is Ernest Howard, 68, raking leaves in Fitzhugh Park while on his part-time job provided …

4-H’er sets new record in state

July 25, 2016 ASH FLAT — Austin Manning and Shaina Manning, members of the Ruff Riders 4-H Club, competed against the top riders in the state during …

State rep passes away after cancer battle

July 25, 2016 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Three-time state Rep. Sheilla Lampkin of Monticello has died after battling cancer. She was 69. Taylor Riddle, director of …

Manufacturers academy slated

July 25, 2016 MOUNTAIN HOME — The 2016 Young Manufacturers Academies, a statewide program designed to reach young people who are interested in technical professional careers in …

Scholarships awarded

July 25, 2016 MOUNTAIN HOME — Recent recipients of Academic Distinction Scholarships from Arkansas State University-Mountain Home include Cassandra Denise Aguiar of Salem, Hannah Braden and …

‘Best of best’ contest to be held

July 25, 2016 ASH FLAT — The Sharp County Fair will hold the “best of the best” showman contest following the awards presentation to all children showing …