Sharp County Fair pageant dates set

ASH FLAT -- Several beauty pageants will be held in conjunction with the 80th Annual Sharp County Fair, which will be July 30-Aug. 2 at the fairgrounds on Fairgrounds Road just off state Highway 167 about four miles south of Ash . . . more »

City of Sulphur Rock to hold meeting
SULPHUR ROCK -- The City of Sulphur Rock will hold its monthly meeting at 6 tonight. General business will be discussed.
Pfeiffer water authority to gather
PFEIFFER -- The regularly-scheduled . . . more »

Concord Elementary students named to honor roll

CONCORD -- The following students at Concord Elementary School were named to the honor roll for the fourth nine weeks of the 2018-19 school year:
First: all A's -- Ava Baker, Carson Bowren, Allie Chastain, Ezekiel Fife, Kinsley . . . more »

Ozarka College Turbo Kick classes set to begin Monday

MELBOURNE -- Ozarka College in Melbourne will offer Turbo Kick classes through continuing education. New students are welcome.
The classes will start Monday and run through July 24. Classes will be held from 11:30 a.m. to noon on . . . more »

Black River Technical College announces spring graduates

POCAHONTAS -- Black River Technical College recently awarded 227 spring graduate during the May 16 ceremony at the Randolph County Development Center on the BRTC Pocahontas campus. Earlier ceremonies were held for nursing, . . . more »

Former Secretary of State Clinton speaks to ASMSA Class of 2019

HOT SPRINGS -- Be brave. Be resilient. Be kind. Be grateful.
Those were the words of advice former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton offered the 102 students in the Arkansas School for Mathematics, Sciences and the Arts . . . more »

Volunteers needed
Build site volunteers are needed by Habitat for Humanity of Independence County on Saturday as drywall, taping and mudding work is done at 394 Pine St. in west Batesville, just across from West Elementary.
Work . . . more »

"Painting With Panache" class among Gallery 246 events

Jim Tindall is teaching artists "Painting With Panache" this morning in his monthly class at Gallery 246. All materials are provided to create a 16"x20" painting in acrylic on canvas. Students will reproduce a sandy waterfront . . . more »

Musicians to gather
Community music will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. June 17 at First Community Bank.
Acoustic players, singers and listeners are welcome.`
WRRHA to meet
The Board of Commissioners of the White River Regional Housing . . . more »

Watercolor exhibit on display at BAAC

"Butterfly Kiss" by Melissa Wilkinson

The Batesville Area Arts Council will present "The Other Side of Nothing: Works by Melissa Wilkinson."
The exhibition, which will be on display at the BAAC Gallery on Main (226 E. Main St.) today through July 27, features a . . . more »