Central Arkansas Wind Ensemble Performance

 The University of Central Arkansas Wind Ensemble will perform on Thursday, April 17, in the Donald W. Reynolds Performance Hall as part of the UCA Band Centennial Celebration. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public. It will be a replication of the concert … [Read more...]

James McLean For State Senate, District 19, Announcement

State Representative James McLean, of Batesville, is announcing his candidacy for State Senate, District 19. This district is currently represented by Senator David Wyatt who has decided not to seek re-election. "I'd like to thank my good friend Sen. Wyatt for his service to District 19, and the … [Read more...]

Time to Take a Stand

The Children’s Advocacy Alliance, a partnership between CASA 20th and the Central Arkansans Children’s Advocacy Center, are calling on all citizens in Van Buren County to join with them in taking a stand to say no to child abuse. April is national child abuse prevention month and the Children’s … [Read more...]

A “Stump Meeting” fundraiser Scheduled for April 26 at the Fairfield Bay Conference Center

Do you remember the day when communities came together at the town square to share fun food, entertainment, and time with good friends and neighbors to hear from their community, state and national leaders who were asking for their support. A "Stump Meeting" will be a day of fun, music, food … [Read more...]

Intermediate Survival Class

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Dan Nash, a professional mountain guide, will teach Phase 2 of survival training. Training and field exercises include an overview of the Basic Survival Class followed by instruction in wilderness first-aid, orienteering, collecting wild edibles, the use of snares, dead falls, fish traps and … [Read more...]

2014 Arkansas Scottish Festival Community Quintathlon

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The Arkansas Scottish Festival will host the 2014 Community Quintathlon on Saturday, April 12th. Teams of three will alternate competing in the following five events: Asparagus Toss, 3-Legged Race, Highland Fling, Sheaf Toss and Best “Nessie” Costume Cash prizes will be awarded to the TOP 3 … [Read more...]

University, Symphonic Bands to Celebrate Centennial

The University of Central Arkansas University and Symphonic Bands will present a “Special Effect” concert Tuesday, April 15, in the Donald W. Performance Hall as part of the Centennial Celebration of Bands. Each will present various types of music and visual special effects in their performances, … [Read more...]

WCMC Accepting Summer Nursing Activities Program (SNAP) Applications

White County Medical Center is now accepting applications for the Summer Nursing Activities Program (SNAP), which is open to students who are going into the 8th and 9th grades in the Fall of 2014. SNAP is a special summer enrichment program designed for students who are interested in a career in … [Read more...]

Van Buren County Lincoln Day Luncheon on April 12th

This is a reminder that the Van Buren County Lincoln Day Luncheon is on April 12 from 12:00 – 3:00 p.m. in Fairfield Bay at the Indian Hills Country Club. Congressman Tom Cotton, candidate for U S Senate will be the speaker. Tickets are $50 each or if you are a candidate in the upcoming … [Read more...]

The Glenn Miller Orchestra in Little Rock

The legendary Glenn Miller Orchestra from New-Yorkwill perform one night only in Little Rock as they tour the world, bringing timeless classics like In the Mood, Moonlight Serenade, Chattanooga Choo Choo, Pennsylvania 6-5000, String of Pearls and Tuxedo Junction back to the stage. Even 75 years … [Read more...]