Boozman, Tester Introduce Legislation to Ensure VA Repays Veterans Wrongly Charged Home Loan Funding Fees

U.S. Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Jon Tester (D-MT) introduced legislation to ensure veterans who were incorrectly charged fees for their Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) home loan are reimbursed. Congress exempted veterans who receive VA disability compensation from paying a funding fee … [Read more...]

Ernie Dumas at The Library

The Faulkner County Library welcomes veteran journalist Ernie Dumas for an afternoon talk, book signing, and Q&A on Saturday, August 3, at 2:00 PM. His memoir, The Education of Ernie Dumastraces the political evolution of Arkansas following World War II, and explores the defeat of Governor Francis … [Read more...]

Summer Art Camp for Kids

The Batesville Area Arts Council will host a summer art camp for kids July 22 - 26. Students will learn about a variety of important artists, and practice different art techniques throughout the week with instructor Morgun Henson. All students will be featured in a culminating exhibition at the BAAC … [Read more...]

Boozman Continues Pushing for Flood Recovery Resources for Arkansas

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) reaffirmed his commitment to ensuring Arkansas has the support of the federal government in order to recover from recent historic flooding. During Wednesday’s Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works (EPW) hearing on the importance of investing in … [Read more...]

Disaster Food Assistance & Flood Resources

The Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) announced that eligible residents in Arkansas, Conway, Crawford, Desha, Faulkner, Jefferson, Logan, Perry, Pope, Pulaski, Sebastian, and Yell counties can receive Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (D-SNAP) benefits. The deadline for … [Read more...]

Boozman Advocates for Farmers Harmed by Overreaching Water Rule

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR), a member of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works (EPW), encouraged support for the Trump administration’s definition of water rules that will provide certainty for Arkansas agriculture producers. During an EPW hearing to review the Waters of the … [Read more...]

Main Street Batesville’s Haunted House Actor Training

Main Street Batesville’s Haunted House, “The River Haunt”, will bring in a professional trainer July 5-6 to enhance theatrical skills for those interested in volunteering at a haunted house attraction. The training will be led by "S.C.A.B. the Clown". The event on July 5 will begin at 6 p.m. … [Read more...]

Blue Moon Coffee Ribbon Cutting

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held for Blue Moon Coffee, Tuesday, July 2, 2019. Blue Moon Coffee is a drive-thru coffee shop which serves hot and cold fresh brewed Onyx Coffee daily! Blue Moon also serves smoothies, teas, and something special for the kids! Blue Moon Coffee is located at 1455 … [Read more...]

Boozman Joins Colleagues to Introduce Bill Making Crisis Line Easier for Veterans to Access

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) is one of six senators seeking to reduce veteran suicide by making the dedicated crisis hotline easier to access. Boozman joined Sens. Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Jon Tester (D-MT) as the lead Republican sponsor of the Suicide Prevention by Eliminating Excessive Digits … [Read more...]

Three Cities, Three Nights, Three Fireworks Shows July 4th, 5th and 6th on Greers Ferry Lake.

Don't miss! Three Cities, Three Nights, Three Fireworks Shows July 4th, 5th, and 6th on Greers Ferry Lake. It all starts with Greers Ferry Fireworks show at the city park in Greers Ferry Thursday Night July 4th at 9:30 pm, followed by Fairfield Bay's Fireworks Show at the Fairfield Bay Marina on … [Read more...]