Southside water to meet

April 7, 2016 SOUTHSIDE — The Southside Public Water Authority board will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at 1401 Batesville Blvd. to consider buying a 1-ton truck …

Honor Roll – Southside High School

April 7, 2016 The students listed below made the honor roll for the third nine weeks of the 2015-16 school year at Southside High School, according to …

Gospel concert features award-winning group

April 7, 2016 SEARCY — Multi-Dove Award-winning and Grammy-nominated recording artists the Nelons and Michael English will perform at 7 p.m. Friday at Trinity Baptist Church, located …

Preschool, kindergarten registration set

April 7, 2016 MELBOURNE — Preschool and kindergarten registration for the 2016-17 school year at Melbourne School District will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday …

Lawmakers advance hybrid Medicaid expansion

April 7, 2016 LITTLE ROCK — Gov. Asa Hutchinson called the debate over Arkansas’ hybrid Medicaid expansion a “watershed” moment on Wednesday, as lawmakers advanced his plan …

News of Other Days

April 7, 2016 36 YEARS AGO LITTLE ROCK — Thomas A. Biggs of Batesville was one of 25 individual Arkansans receiving “Awards of Exceptional Accomplishments” …

Community dinner planned

April 7, 2016 GAINESBORO — The annual community hamburger/potluck dinner will be held at noon Saturday at the Oak Bluff Recreational Center in the Gainesboro community. Hamburgers …

Hot tamale supper postponed

April 7, 2016 The hot tamale supper planned for Saturday at Faith Hopewell Cumberland Presbyterian Church has been postponed until a later date.