The Humane Society of Independence County Annual Pork BBQ Meals Oct 29

Title: The Humane Society of Independence County Annual Pork BBQ Meals Oct 29 Location: First United Methodist Church 615 East Main Street Description: The Humane Society of Independence County Annual Pork BBQ Meals Oct 29 Featuring Bev Finch's World Famous Smoked Pork Butts!! DATE: Friday, … [Read more...]

Lincoln, Pryor, Berry, Snyder, Ross Announce $507K to Prevent Drunk Driving, Promote Traffic Safety

Washington - U.S. Senators Blanche Lincoln and Mark Pryor and U.S. Representatives Marion Berry (AR-01), Vic Snyder (AR-02) and Mike Ross (AR-04) today announced that the Arkansas State Police will receive a $507,971 U.S. Department of Transportation grant to continue statewide traffic safety … [Read more...]

Arkansas 1st Congressional District Candidates Chad Causey and Rick Crawford on KFFB’s Open Mic

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Arkansas 1st Congressional District Candidates Chad Causey and Rick Crawford on KFFB’s Open Mic, Thursday October 28 at 7:40 am and 5:40 pm hosted by KFFB’S General Manager and owner Bob Connell. [display_podcast] (Above) Chad Causey, age 34, Arkansas 1st Congressional District Candidate(Above) … [Read more...]

Sec. Daniels Announces Statewide Mock Election Results

LITTLE ROCK, AR-Secretary of State Charlie Daniels today announced the statewide results of the 2010 National Student/Parent Mock Election.  The winner of the Arkansas Governor’s race is Governor Mike Beebe with 5,468 votes.    Around 40,000 students from about 250 schools statewide participated … [Read more...]

Testimony Begins in Van Buren County Capital Murder Case

Testimony began today in the capital murder case of Rodney Jones. Jones is accused of the murder of his former wife, Orzonia Fischer. Prosecutors have alleged that Jones traveled from Colorado to Van Buren County where he shot and killed Ms. Fisher. Jury selection was completed late last night … [Read more...]

Midland School board member Receiving Nationwide Criticism

PLEASANT PLAINS — A Midland School Board member is under fire and receiving nationwide attention after comments he reportedly made on a social-media website first caught the attention of The Advocate.com, a lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender magazine. The incident involving Clint McCance of … [Read more...]

Lyon College Edwards Dining Hall fire Update

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(Above) Edwards Dining Hall at Lyon College in BatesvilleThe Batesville Fire Department was still putting water on hot spots this afternoon on Edwards Dining Hall, which was destroyed by fire Tuesday afternoon.  Dinner for residential students will be served in the Small Gym inside Becknell … [Read more...]

Ozarka College Hosts College and Career Planning Day

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(Above) Photo: Ozarka College Culinary Arts students manned the hospitality room during the eventThe Ozarka College Admissions Department in Melbourne hosted the annual College Planning Day on October 26, 2010 in the John E. Miller Education Complex.  College, university, financial and armed forces … [Read more...]

Harding College of Business students sign foundational beam

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(Above) Students in the Paul R. Carter College of Business at Harding University gather to sign their names on the steel beams being used in the construction of additions to the Mabee Business Building. On a steel beam that will soon be a part of the Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration … [Read more...]

Lincoln, Pryor, Berry, Snyder, Ross Announce $1.2M for Maternal and Child Health Services

Washington - U.S. Senators Blanche Lincoln and Mark Pryor and U.S. Representatives Marion Berry (AR-01), Vic Snyder (AR-02) and Mike Ross (AR-04) today announced that the Arkansas Department of Health will receive a $1,241,740 U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) grant to support … [Read more...]