Former Arkansas Congressman for District 1 Marion Berry dies at 80

Former U.S. Rep. Robert Marion Berry, has died. He was 80.  His family confirmed in a statement Saturday. A cause of death was not provided. “With his signature quick wit and way with words, he lived his life in service to others,” said Berry’s son, Mitch. “He truly believed that the role … [Read more...]

Thomas Edison Mother’s Letter Changed The World

One day Thomas Edison came home and gave a paper to his mother. He told her, “My teacher gave this paper to me and told me to only give it to my mother.”      His mother’s eyes were tearful as she read the letter out loud to her child: Your son is a genius. This school is … [Read more...]

At least five People Have Died in the Catastrophic Arkansas Storms, How You Can Help

Below you will find links to several local nonprofits that will help the people in need most in the aftermath. American Red Cross of Arkansas Greater ArkansasGet Directions2610 Shackleford Road, Suite BLittle Rock, AR 722051-501-748-1000 Arkansas State Baptist Convention Disaster … [Read more...]

Crater of Diamonds State Park visitor finds 3.29-carat diamond

A regular visitor to Arkansas’s Crater of Diamonds State Park recently discovered a 3.29-carat brown diamond in his wet-sifted gravel. It is the largest diamond found at the park this year and the largest since September 2021. David Anderson, of Murfreesboro David Anderson, of Murfreesboro, … [Read more...]

Timeless 106.1 KFFB on Location Saturday March 11, 2023 at the Grand Opening at Lakeview Outdoor Sales in Heber Springs.

Don't miss the Grand Opening Lakeview Outdoor Sales in Heber Springs on Saturday, March 11, 2023 from 10am till 1pm. (Across the Street from Red River Dodge) Stop by with a Timeless 106.1 KFFB Sticker on your vehicle for a chance to win a $106.10 cash prize, and gift certificates to Arrows Café in … [Read more...]

Governor Sarah Huckabee Sanders Statement on the Arkansas State Legislature Passing Arkansas LEARNS

Today, Governor Sarah Huckabee Sanders released the following statement after the Arkansas Senate passed the amended Arkansas LEARNS bill, sending it to the Governor's desk. “Today’s final passage of the biggest, boldest, most conservative education reforms in America makes Arkansas … [Read more...]

Governor Sarah Huckabee Sanders’ Republican Address to the Nation Receives Support from Around the Nation

Vice President Mike Pence - "Congratulations @SarahHuckabee on an incredible GOP response to the #SOTU tonight! You took the case for Conservatism straight to the American people and it was truly inspiring!" Gov. Mike Huckabee - "@SarahHuckabee did great in my objective opinion!" Gov. Kristi Noem … [Read more...]

Schools Closed for Thursday 2-2-2023

Batesville School District - Closed Beebe School District - Closed AMI Day Cabot School District - Closed AMI Day Cave City School District - Closed AMI Day Cedar Ridge School District - Closed Clinton School District - Closed AMI Day Community School of Batesville - … [Read more...]

School Closings for Wednesday 2-1-2023

Arkansas State University - Beebe                Closed Today Arkansas State University - Heber Springs   Closed Today Arkansas State University - LRAFB  … [Read more...]

School Closings for Tuesday 1-31-2023

Closed with AMI Day Batesville School DistrictCave City School DistrictCedar Ridge School DistrictCommunity School of BatesvilleCommunity School of Heber SpringsConway Public SchoolsDesArc Public SchoolsGreenbrier School DistrictGuy-Perkins School DistrictHarding AcademyHeber Springs Public … [Read more...]