Southern Fried Saturdays

Southern Fried Saturdays, a short documentary about fun and interesting things for teens to do in and around Batesville on Saturdays, premiered on Monday at the regular meeting of the Batesville Rotary Club at Josie’s Steakhouse. The film is the creation of three area high school students: Rachel … [Read more...]

GED Graduation 2008 June 12 at Leslie

 The North Central Career Center Adult Education Program will hold its 2007-2008 GED Graduation Ceremony on Thursday, June 12, 2008 at the Ozark Heritage Arts Center in Leslie.  The ceremony will begin at 7:00 p.m. All friends, relatives, and interested persons are welcome to attend. Certificates … [Read more...]

Fly Fishing Seminars at the Garl Garner Visitor Center June 14

Upcoming free Fishing Seminars for 2008 will be held at the William Carl Garner Visitor Center and are scheduled as follows: June 14-Beginner Fly Fishing 10am-Noon July 12-Basic Trout Fishing 10am-Noon August 2-Intermediate Trout Fishing 10am-Noon All seminars are co-sponsored by the William … [Read more...]

KFFB 106.1 FM at Hipp Modern Builders in Mountain View a Success


KFFB 106.1 LIVE AT HIPP MODERN BUILDERS IN MOUTAIN VIEW June 6. 2008 Bob Connell with KFFB 106.1 FM and Gentry Hipp with Hipp Modern Builders talk on the Air Folks turn out at Hipp Modern Builders with KFFB 106.1 FM Rich Cahill and Fred Arnold working in the KFFB 106.1 remote trail as folks … [Read more...]

State Dairy Foods Contest winners named White County Student Earned Top Honors

Victor King of Searcy (White County) and Zachary Early of Austin (Lonoke County) earned top honors at the 51st annual Arkansas Dairy Foods contest June 4 in Little Rock. King, 15, son of Darvin and Vicky King, won the Main Dish category with “Pizza Rolls.”  Early, 16, son of Kenny and Brenda … [Read more...]

Dusty Rhodes Fiddle Fest in Mountain View June 6-7

Cash’s White River Hoedown is sponsoring the DUSTY RHODES FIDDLE FEST in conjunction with the Rhodes Family Renuion in downtown Mountain View this week-end. In Dusty’s loving memory we want to invite all of you who either play a fiddle or just like to listen, to come and join in the Big Fiddle Jam … [Read more...]

Native American Dancers at The Carl Garner Visitor Center in Heber June 7

The Inter-Tribal Association of Arkansas Will demonstrate several styles of dance in full regalia on the front lawn of the Visitor Center. Saturday, June 7, 2008. Two one-hour sessions of dance will take place at 11:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. Bring your lawn chairs!!! The William Carl Garner Visitor … [Read more...]


The annual Shirley Homecoming event will be June 6-7 in the city’s downtown. Homecoming events include a street dance and rodeo both nights, children’s games, parade, Lucky Ducky Regatta, crafts and food vendors. For more information, phone 501-723-4462. … [Read more...]

Looking for Lost Lore Author to Lecture in Batesville June 8

      Looking for Lost Lore, Studies in Folklore, Ethnology, and Iconography has recently been published by the University of Alabama Press.  The author, George E. Lankford, a retired professor at Lyon College in Batesville, will give an illustrated lecture and will sign copies of his new book at … [Read more...]

Pleasant Grove Community Center Appreciation Dinner June 28

Pleasant Grove Community Center Appreciation Dinner, June 28th at the Pleasant Grove Community Center at 3PM. We extend this invitation to all. We will be serving up hamburgers and hot dogs. Come out and enjoy fellowship with your neighbors. Cooking will begin at 3:00PM. We look forward to … [Read more...]