Statement by Senator Mark Pryor on Senator Robert Byrd

It was an honor to serve alongside Robert Byrd. He was a dedicated public servant deeply loyal to the Constitution and his state of West Virginia.  Over his decades of leadership, Senator Byrd taught a dozen presidents and countless senators lessons in history, faith, purpose and Senate procedure. … [Read more...]

Griffin Applauds Second Amendment Ruling

LITTLE ROCK – Second District Congressional candidate, U.S. Army Reservist and former U.S. Attorney Tim Griffin today issued the following statement applauding the Supreme Court’s 5-4 decision in McDonald v. Chicago:   “I applaud the Supreme Court's ruling today in McDonald. The Court made clear … [Read more...]

Fireworks Extravaganza-Heber Springs July 3rd

Title: Fireworks Extravaganza-Heber Springs July 3rd Location: Heber Springs Link out: Click here Description: Fireworks Extravaganza -501-362-2444 One big day to celebrate on Sandy Beach. Food, Fun & Great Entertainment. Then sit back and enjoy one of the largest Fireworks displays in the … [Read more...]

The GED Test will be given at Ozarka College in Melbourne, Arkansas on July 1 and 7

The GED Test will be given at Ozarka College in Melbourne, Arkansas on July 1 & 7 at 8:30 a.m. in Room 516 of the Wyth Duke Adult Education Building.  The test will also be given at the following locations in July:  Ash Flat, AR    Annex Courtroom   9:00 a.m.      July 6 & … [Read more...]

Old Time Gathering on the Square Mountain View July 3

Title: Old Time Gathering on the Square Mountain View Location: On The Square Mountain View Link out: Click here Description: Come join the small town festivities of games on the square, music and watermelons along with good old time fun. A fireworks celebration concludes the festivities. Start … [Read more...]

Law Enforcement Agencies Announce Combined Effort to Arrest 4th of July Holiday Drunk Drivers

(LITTLE ROCK) - The Arkansas State Police and local law enforcement agencies will assign additional personnel to saturation patrols and sobriety checkpoints during the Fourth of July holiday period, July 1st - 5th. The effort is part of the Drunk Driving. Over the Limit. Under Arrest campaign … [Read more...]

2010 Ozarka Outstanding Staff Laura Lawrence Accepts New Position


Melbourne – Ozarka College recently named Career Pathways Outreach Specialist, Laura Lawrence as the 2010 Outstanding Staff.  She will represent Ozarka in that capacity in October at the Arkansas Association of Two-Year College (AATYC) annual conference.  (Above) Laura Lawrence the 2010 … [Read more...]

Win A DVD Set of Leave it to Beaver This Weekend June 26th-27th KFFB 106.1

Win A DVD  Set of Leave it to Beaver 39 episodes from season 3 from KFFB 106.1 This Weekend June 26th-27th. Grand prize winner gets complete series set with all 6 seasons! Call and register when asked to on the air at 1-800-896-1669 or register on line at . Gee Dad, can't … [Read more...]

Photo: Lincoln Meets With Congressional Award Gold Medal Winner Jacob Costello of Wesley

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Washington – U.S. Senator Blanche Lincoln today met with Jacob Costello, 17 of Wesley, winner of the Congressional Award Gold Medal, the highest honor bestowed upon young people by the U.S. Congress. Jacob was in Washington with other award winners from across the United States to learn more about … [Read more...]

Ark. Department of Health: Swimming in Saline River unsafe for swimming

(Little Rock) - Three cases of severe diarrheal illness have occurred in Saline County this month and have been linked to swimming in the Saline River near the Highway Five Bridge. The Arkansas Department of Health (ADH) has tested water from the area and found it to be unsafe for … [Read more...]