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Arkansas County Sheriff Warns Public About Theft
The Arkansas County Sheriff, Allen Cheek, warns the public now that hunting season is over to install your game cameras around your hunting clubs. Cheek also reminds the...
Arkansas Black Hall of Fame Foundation Grant Proposals Due April 1...
For the twelfth year in a row, the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame (ABHF) Foundation, in partnership with Arkansas Community Foundation, is awarding grants to programs that...
Ag Safety Awareness Week is March 6-12
LITTLE ROCK — Across the country, Farm Bureaus are making safety a top priority this spring through the Agricultural Safety Awareness Program (ASAP). As a part of ASAP,...
16th Annual ABCD Memorial Scholarship Fund Fish Fry and Auction
The year was 2000 - a new millennia, believed by some to be a sign of great fortune and opportunity; it was also a Leap year, which added an extra...


Walk Across Arkansas: Statewide Fitness Challenge Kicks off Feb. 15
County Extension Agent – Family & Consumer Sciences Walk Across Arkansas, one of the largest public fitness initiatives in the state, begins its spring 2016 edition on...
Local Landmark Catches Fire
We have all heard the saying that “a dog is a man’s best friend” and for the owner’s of Tichnor’s Wild Goose Store, Bill and Kasey Harris, they...


Historical Group Holds Winter Meeting at Stuttgart
The Grand Prairie Historical Society held their winter quarterly meeting Thursday evening, January 21, at the Museum of the Arkansas Grand Prairie in Stuttgart. An...
First Electric Accepting Scholarship, Youth Tour applications First...
High school seniors whose parents or guardians are First Electric members may apply for one of five $2,000 scholarships that the cooperative awards each year. To be...
Donna Barnett's Surprise Party
Donna Barnett was overwhelmed with joy as she was completely surprised on her birthday with over seventy-five of her closest friends and family at...


Arkansas County Sheriff Warns Public About Theft
The Arkansas County Sheriff, Allen Cheek, warns the public now that hunting season is over to install your game cameras around your hunting clubs. Cheek also reminds the...
2016 MISS ARKANSAS COUNTY RICE CONTEST Set for March 7
Headline: 2016 MISS ARKANSAS COUNTY RICE CONTEST Set for March 7 Rice is one of the largest grown crops in Arkansas County and is very important to the economy of our...
8th Annual Mardi Gras Ball Draws Huge Crowd
“The Good Times Rolled” Saturday, February 6th at the 8th Annual Mardi Gras Ball held at the PCCUA Campus in DeWitt. Catered Heavy Hors d’oeuvres...


8th Annual Mardi Gras Ball Draws Huge Crowd
“The Good Times Rolled” Saturday, February 6th at the 8th Annual Mardi Gras Ball held at the PCCUA Campus in DeWitt. Catered Heavy Hors d’oeuvres and beer, wine, open bar...
Adam Hargrove, Rance Simpson, Brian Hargrove and Stanley Lovett 4th Annual Acres of Help Banquet
“And when ye reap the harvest of your land, thou shalt not make clean riddance of the corners of thy field when thou reapest, neither shalt thou...


UofA Extension Service Sponsors County Crop Production Meetings
The Arkansas County Crop Production Meeting will be held on Thursday, February 4, 2016 in the conference room at the Rice Research & Extension Center on Hwy. 130 East of...