100th birthday to be celebrated

June 14, 2016 June Crabtree OIL TROUGH — June Crabtree will celebrate her 100th birthday from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the …

‘Saddle Up’ theme of SC fair

June 14, 2016 ASH FLAT — The Sharp County Fair will be held July 25 through 30. The theme is “Saddle Up.” A carnival with new …

Charity golf tourney is right on course

June 14, 2016 First Community Bank recently held its 19th annual charity golf tournament to benefit the Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches. The tournament was held at the …

Governor’s deputy resigning

June 14, 2016 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s deputy chief of staff said Monday that he is leaving his post, a little more than …

Zoo receives $3M trust donation

June 14, 2016 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — The Little Rock Zoo says it has received a nearly $3 million trust donation, making it the largest gift in …

Southside board OKs bonus

June 14, 2016 SOUTHSIDE — Employees of the Southside School District are receiving a little extra spending cash after the Southside School Board recently approved a one-time …

Park interpreter to speak

June 14, 2016 Robin Gabe, park interpreter for Arkansas State Parks, will speak at the Batesville Kiwanis Club noon meeting Friday at Kelley Wyatt’s Restaurant, 1325 N.