Bishop, Crawford Release Statement Regarding USDA FSIS ‘Modernization of Poultry Slaughter Inspection’ Final Rule

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressmen Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. (GA-02) and Rick Crawford (AR-01), Co-Chairs of the Congressional Chicken Caucus, released the following statements after USDA published its final rule on the Modernization of Poultry Slaughter Inspection on July 31, 2014: “I commend … [Read more...]

KFFFB’s Bob Connell Talks with Judy McEarl with The Witness on Open Mic


KFFB's Open mic with Bob Connell for Tuesday August 5, 2014 at 7:45 am and 5:40 pm. Bob talks with Judy EmEarl Director/Board President of The Winess in Hot Springs. The Witness, an Arkansas Musical Passion Play is scheduled for this Saturday August 9 at the Fairfield Bay Conference & Visitor … [Read more...]

“Meet the Candidates” & Mr. Smith Goes to Washington Movie Feature

"Meet the Candidates" will be an afternoon of fun. You will get to watch the classical movie "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington." You will also have the opportunity to hear the participating political candidates who will be on the Van Buren and Cleburne Counties November ballot. It will be FREE and open … [Read more...]

Let Your Inner Cat Play During Fiber Frenzy Weekend at the Ozark Folk Center State Park

Do your eyes light up at the sight of yarn? Do you love the feel of woven fabric? Do you like to make beautiful things with your own hands? Then you might just be a fiber artist! Fiber Frenzy at the Ozark Folk Center State Park on August 9 and 10 is two days of spinning, sharing, dyeing, combing, … [Read more...]

Citizens Bank Pioneer Invitational Kicks Off 2014 High School Golf Season

The 2014 high school golf season will get a jump-start Tuesday, Aug. 5, with the Citizens Bank Pioneer Invitational High School Golf Tournament to be held at The Course at Eagle Mountain. Competing golfers will represent teams from Batesville, Forrest City, Greene County Tech, Heber Springs, … [Read more...]

Citizens Bank of Batesville Employees Add More Bucks to ‘Stuff the Bus’ and ‘Best Foot Forward’ Campaigns

MORE BANG FOR THE ‘BUS’ – Citizens Bank employees surround Deanna Green of the United Way to celebrate the latest $500 charitable contribution by the bank employees’ Blue Jeans Fund.  (Deanna is standing just behind the word “AND” on the banner.) (Citizens Bank employees are left to right) Scott Shelby, Karen Shaw, Duska Carter, Eva Henriksen, Alan Lawrence, Wendy Howard, Greg Shaver, Rhonda Woods, Deanna Green, Cliff Brown, Kim Schreiner, Jasmine Rounds, Halie Miller, Janelle Shell and Angela Wilcoxon.

BATESVILLE – August 4, 2014 – Deanna Green, Executive Director of Director of the United Way of Independence County, recently met with employees of Citizens Bank as her organization became the latest recipient of a $500 contribution from the bank employees’ “Blue Jeans Fund.” Green said the … [Read more...]

The Johnny Cash Museum prepares to Shine Light on Sun Records Artists


*The Legends of Sun Exhibit Opens to Public on August 15th*   It’s the dawn of a new exhibition at The Johnny Cash Museum with the unveiling of The Legends of Sun Records collection on August 15th.  This exhibit marks the first addition to the world renowned Johnny Cash Museum and is … [Read more...]

Griffin: House Acts to Solve Current Border Crisis in Two Bipartisan Votes

WASHINGTON – Congressman Tim Griffin (AR-02) issued the following statement today after the House passed two bills to address the current crisis on the Southwestern border and prevent the expansion of the President’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program: “The President has … [Read more...]

A Main Street Story With Pictures

Before 1900 the Main Street blocks west of Central Avenue in Batesville sported businesses and tall buildings, some long gone, that had stories to tell. George Lankford will be presenting a program in Old Independence Regional Museum that will open some of those stories on Sunday, August 10 at 2 … [Read more...]

KFFB 106.1 is accepting applications for a Part-time Salesperson in the Conway Area

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KFFB 106.1, a Freedom Broadcasting Incorporated company is accepting applications for a part-time salesperson. If you love the music we play, and would love to represent us to other businesses, email us today! If you are retired and looking to expand your income, or looking for a challenge we want … [Read more...]