Isbell Family named Arkansas Farm Family of the Year

LITTLE ROCK — Chris and Judy Isbell of Humnoke (Lonoke County) are the 2018 Arkansas Farm Family of the Year. The honor was announced today at the annual luncheon honoring the county and district Farm Families of the Year. As Arkansas Farm Family of the Year, the Isbells will compete with 10 … [Read more...]

U.S. Senators Tom Cotton and John Boozman Support Arkansas Marshallese Community

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senators Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) and John Boozman (R-Arkansas) supported Senate passage of H.R. 3398, the REAL ID Act Modification for Freely Associated States Act. The legislation amends the REAL ID Act of 2005 to allow citizens of the Marshall Islands and other Pacific … [Read more...]

Hot Springs to Receive $20 Million for Bypass Extension

Washington, D.C. — Senators Tom Cotton (R-AR) and John Boozman (R-AR), along with Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04), announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation will award the Arkansas Department of Transportation a $20 million BUILD grant to construct the Hot Springs bypass extension. … [Read more...]

Members of Arkansas & Missouri Congressional Delegations Announce $25 Million Grant for Critical Segment of I-49

WASHINGTON –U.S. Senators Tom Cotton (R-AR), John Boozman (R-AR), and Roy Blunt (R-MO), along with U.S. Representatives Billy Long (MO-07) and Steve Womack (AR-03), announced that $25 million in funds from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has been awarded to complete work on a critical … [Read more...]

Yarnell’s Peanut Butter Pretzel Blast Coming to Grocers’ Freezers

SEARCY, ARK. (Dec. 7, 2018) –Just in time for the holidays, Yarnell’s Premium Ice Cream has announced a new seasonal flavor – Peanut Butter Pretzel Blast. The chocolate ice cream base is loaded with peanut butter cups, chocolate-covered pretzels, chocolate chips and white chocolate chips with … [Read more...]

Senate Committee Advances Boozman, Cardin Bill to Empower Women-Led Enterprises Around the World

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee advanced legislation introduced by U.S. Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Ben Cardin (D-MD) that aims to eliminate global gender-related barriers and empower female entrepreneurs around the world. The Women’s Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment (WEEE) … [Read more...]

Iron Distance Wellness Challenge offered through Batesville Parks and Recreation Was a Huge Success

Batesville Parks and Recreation wrapped up it’s first of many month-long wellness challenges. A total of 83 participants had taken part of the inaugural program. In this four-week challenge, participants planned their workouts to equal the distance of an Ironman Triathlon - a 2.4-mile swim, a … [Read more...]

New Art Exhibit “Deck The Halls” Hangs at Ozark Health Medical Center in Clinton

A new winter art exhibit has just been hung by the North Central Arkansas Artist League at Ozark Health Medical Center, Highway 65 South, Clinton. The new colorful art exhibit “Deck the Halls!” is free and the public is invited to view the new collection of 40 paintings which will hang through … [Read more...]

Congressman French Hill Talks with KFFB’s Bob Connell about his Service with President George H. W. Bush

U.S. Congressman French Hill (R-AR) on KFFB’s Open Mic he will be discussing, his time serving under the 41st President George Hubert Walker Bush. The interview program hosted by KFFB’s General Manager Bob Connell featured US Congressman French Hill at 7:50 am and 5:50 pm.   … [Read more...]

Senator Tom Cotton and Senator Elizabeth Warren Introduce National POW/MIA Flag Act

Washington, D.C. — Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) and Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Massachusetts) today introduced The National POW/MIA Flag Act, which would require the POW/MIA Flag to be displayed whenever the American flag is displayed on prominent federal properties, including the U.S. Capitol, … [Read more...]