Boozman Commemorates POW/MIA Recognition Day

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) called for additional support and resources for the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) to accomplish its mission to account for America’s missing war heroes. Boozman’s column was published in Stars and Stripes and is printed below: Lt. Henry … [Read more...]

Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association Chapter To Offer Free Lunch

You're invited to enjoy a free lunch while you help support our  veterans.  It's the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association Chapter 7-8's fundraiser this Saturday at Drasco Trading Post. Stop in for a free hamburger lunch, also a 10 percent discount in the store and a  50-50 drawing.  All proceeds … [Read more...]

Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches Arkansas Children’s Award Dinner

The Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches will present the 2021 Arkansas Children’s Award to the Heflin Family during the 26th annual Arkansas Children’s Award Dinner Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. in the Little Rock Marriott hotel. Former Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe will be the master of ceremonies for the 26th … [Read more...]

BACC to Hold Ribbon-Cutting for UACCB Workforce Training Center

The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Workforce Training Center at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville (UACCB) on Tuesday, September 21, at 4 p.m. The event will be held on the campus of UACCB at 2005 White Drive in Batesville. … [Read more...]

Mountain View Town Hall Meeting

A conversation about the need for Quality Child Care in Stone County and the impact it has on the economy in our community. We will be discussing opportunities for growth around this critical topic and how the lack of child care affects working families.  We look forward to seeing you and having … [Read more...]

Leadership Batesville Visits Capitol, Arkansas State Chamber led by Elected Officials 

The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce Leadership Batesville class visited the Capitol Monday to learn more about state government and state-wide organizations. Ozark Mountain Poultry sponsored the Introduction to State Government session.  "Introducing the Leadership Batesville class to our … [Read more...]

WRHS Foundation Drive-Thru Fundraising Event

Join White River Health System Foundation and The River for A Cajun Occasion, a drive-thru fundraising event benefiting cancer detection and treatment services at White River Health System.Monday, September 13, 20214pm - 8pm The River50 Riverbank Road, Batesville, ARDrive-Thru … [Read more...]

5th Annual Neighbors Art Show

Do you have incredible talent and want to display your artwork for our community to see? Join us on October 2nd from 6-9 p.m. as we celebrate our 5th Annual Neighbors, an Art Show. Submit an artist entry form for your artwork today! We will be selecting multiple pieces from local artists to … [Read more...]

2021 Off the Beaten Path Studio Tour

Come to Mountain View in September for the Off the Beaten Path Studio Tour.  This free self-guided driving tour showcases the private working studios of artists located within 30 miles of the historic Courthouse square in Mountain View,  Arkansas.  Now in its 20th year, the tour will take place … [Read more...]

Harding University reports enrollment growth, increase of 7.6%

Harding University reports enrollment growth of 7.6 % for Fall 2021 with students from 49 states and more than 50 nations and territories. Overall enrollment is 4,970 compared to 4,620 last fall. New undergraduate enrollment, including first-time-in-college and transfers, is up 3.8% at 866 compared … [Read more...]