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Canning club to offer samples
River Valley Canners Extension Homemakers Club will host a meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday on preserving low-sugar strawberry jam.
Samples will be provided.
The public is welcome to attend.
Safe food . . .

Student completes checkride


MELBOURNE -- Justin Scheel of Highland has officially passed his instrument checkride.
Scheel said he started flying because he has always been intrigued by airplanes and the concept of flight. When asked about what it was like . . .

National Police Week recognized

HEBER SPRINGS -- In 1962, President Kennedy proclaimed May 15 as National Law Enforcement Memorial Day, and set aside that week to be recognized as National Police Week.
In cities all across the country, law enforcement agencies . . .

Scholarship recipients exemplify good citizenship


The Batesville Community Theater and Batesville Area Arts Council have announced this year's recipients of the John and Donna Saltzman Scholarships.
This award is given to a graduating senior from both Batesville and Southside . . .

Melbourne man completes instructor checkride


MELBOURNE -- Tim Ambrose of Melbourne has officially completed his assistant chief flight instructor checkride.
Ambrose's future plans are to fly as a team with his wife, Becca, in corporate aviation.
When asked about his . . .

May is National Foster Care Awareness Month

May is National Foster Care Awareness Month. For a child or youth in foster care and their families, life is uncertain. Children and youth placed in foster care are removed from all that is familiar and their families begin the . . .

Southwest food demonstrations set
Down Home Southern Cookin' Extension Homemakers Club will have cooking demonstrations on Southwest/TexMex foods at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Independence County Extension Office, located at 1770 . . .

Weekend Events

National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association meeting with potluck, First Electric Cooperative Community Room, 150 Industrial Park Road, Heber Springs, 11:30 a.m.
Batesville Al-Anon Family Groups meeting, St. . . .

Batesville City Hall to close
Due to software upgrades and training, the city of Batesville Administration and Water Utility Offices will close at noon today and will remain closed on Thursday.
All offices will reopen at 8 a.m. . . .