Overlapping storm events and near-historic river levels in western Arkansas may mean total crop losses for producers in Sebastian and surrounding counties, experts with the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture said recently.
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The Emmett Sanders Lock and Dam at Pine Bluff has closed to navigation traffic because of high water flows on the McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System.
While that first cutting of fescue hay awaits rescue in rain-sodden meadows, Arkansas’ cool, rainy spring has one bright side: clover.
Anthony Smith and his daughter, Travae Smith, both graduated from two different schools in spring 2015.
Southeast Middle School, 2001 Ohio St., will host its annual year-end assembly starting at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 3, at the gymnasium.
Army Pvt. Keaton T. Howard has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
Parents As Teachers will hold a graduation for children in the program at 6 p.m. Monday, June 1. The event will be held at the Arkansas River Education Service Cooperative, 912 W. Sixth Ave., during the group’s monthly meeting.
This spring’s wicked storms are giving Arkansas ranchers two kinds of headaches: declining hay quality and increased concern for livestock health because of debris and bacteria stirred by floodwater.
Because of potential flooding at Regional Park, the Delta Rivers Nature Center will be closed Wednesday evening, May 27, until Tuesday, June 2, according to center director Eric Maynard.
The Pine Bluff Board of Realtors will make a presentation to Special Olympics of Arkansas and host a fundraiser for Neighbor to Neighbor at Saracen Landing on Wednesday, June 10.