Abbott Laboratories Honors WCMC Lab

The White County Medical Center Laboratory has been honored with a Partnership Award from the Abbott Laboratories Diagnostics Division for outstanding work, dedication and commitment to quality in using the Abbott Architecture instruments. Abbott Diagnostics Field Service Representative Richard … [Read more...]

AHECB Approves Loans, Academic Programs, Policy Changes

The Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board approved language Friday that updates the Board’s concurrent enrollment policy, or for those high school students enrolled in a college course primarily taught on the high school campus for both high school and college-level credit. Changes include … [Read more...]

Highway 101 To Perform at the Ozark Folk Center State Park

The Ozark  Folk Center  State Park is proud to welcome Highway 101 as part of their Celebrity Concert Series on August 10, 2013 at 7 p.m.  Doors will open at 6 p.m. From the moment they formed, Highway 101 presented a new approach to country music.  The group’s blend of country roots and … [Read more...]

State Auditor Returns $11.3 Million to Arkansans

Auditor of State Charlie Daniels returned $11.3 million to owners of unclaimed property in fiscal year 2013, an increase of 30% over the amount of claims paid in 2012. Over 13,000 Arkansans received a check for unclaimed property last year, with property claimed through the new e-Filing online … [Read more...]

Batesville Area Chamber Releases Business License Ordinance Survey

The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce has released a survey concerning  the business license requirement ordinance recently proposed by the  City of Batesville’s City Council.  According to the proposal,  “The ordinance would amend the [current] Batesville code by enacting  a chapter to create a … [Read more...]

Grocery Stores Help with A Day of Caring

07_26_13 Grocery Stores Help A Day of Caring

Local grocery stores are collecting non-perishable food items and personal care products for the 17th annual A Day of Caring outreach, scheduled for Saturday, August 3. In Searcy, green donation boxes are located at the front entrances of the Walmart Supercenter, Walmart Neighborhood Market, … [Read more...]

KFFB 106.1 Live On Location at the White County Expo!


  Many thanks to our wonderful listeners for visiting with us at the KFFB 106.1 FM Live Broadcast at the White County Expo. Pictured above: Mayor Morris, Whitney Horton and our friends from the White River Area Agency on Aging. Be sure to stop by and tell Dale & Bob hello! … [Read more...]

Martin Announces Beginning of Capitol Dome Interior Restoration

 Arkansas Secretary of State Mark Martin announced that renovation of the Capitol’s interior dome began today. “I’m very pleased to have this project underway,” Martin said. “It has been several years since the dome’s interior was repainted, and this will enhance the Capitol’s appearance.” A … [Read more...]

Wood-Lawn Heights Nursing Center Grand Opening Ceremony

Attention Batesville and surrounding areas, Wood-Lawn Heights Nursing Center is having its Grand Opening Ceremony August 1st, 2013 at 10 a.m.  The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce will be holding a ribbon cutting ceremony at the beginning. After 49 years of service in the current location, … [Read more...]

KFFB 106.1 FM On Location at the White County Fair Expo


KFFB 106.1 FM is live on location at the White County Expo. Come by to see Dale and rest of the KFFB road gang! Pictured from right to left: Tara Cathy and Dale Gardner. … [Read more...]