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Dollarway School District sees decline in students

Sep 02, 2014 2:09pm

The Dollarway School District saw a decline of six students from 2012-2013 to 2013-2014, as measured by its average daily attendance over the first three-quarters of each year.

The district...

Volunteer opportunities

Sep 02, 2014 12:09pm

Here is a partial list of volunteer opportunities in the community:

The American Red Cross is in need of volunteers to send and receive calls to the military worldwide at no cost to the...

WH church to sponsor fish fry Friday

Sep 02, 2014 11:09am

White Hall United Methodist Church, 300 Church St., will sponsor a fish fry from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5.

The meals include fish, chicken, fries, hush puppies, coleslaw, beans,...

Blue Cross Blue Shield donates $20,000 to ALS

Sep 02, 2014 11:09am

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield employees recently raised $20,000 for the ALS Association.

Julie Nichols, an employee whose brother suffers from Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS),...

Country Western dance set

Sep 02, 2014 9:09am

A Country Western dance with a band will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at the Hall Morgan Veterans Building at Rison. The cost is $5.


Simmons completes acquisition of Delta Trust

Sep 02, 2014 2:09pm

Simmons First National Corp. completed the acquisition Delta Trust & Banking Corp, Simmons announced Tuesday.

The merger agreement was previously announced in March 2014. The Delta...


Unhappy Labor Day: Ricebirds run out of gas after halftime lead

Sep 01, 2014 11:09pm

LITTLE ROCK — The Stuttgart Ricebirds scored the first touchdown of the 2014 Arkansas high school football season, but struggled in the second half as they fell to the Arkadelphia Badgers 42-13 in...

Bernice Ragar

Sep 01, 2014 9:09pm

WARREN - Bernice McBride Ragar age 93 of Warren, AR died Saturday, August 30th, at the John R. Williamson Hospice House. Born November 16th, 1920 in Warren, AR a daughter of the late Kelly McBride...

William Acrey

Sep 01, 2014 9:09pm

MONTICELLO - William “Blue Diamond” David Acrey, 63 of Monticello, passed away Sunday, August 31 at his home. He was born October 28, 1950 in Rome, Georgia.

Survivors include four daughters...

Earl West Jr.

Sep 01, 2014 9:09pm

GRADY - Mr. Earl West, Jr., 50, of Grady passed Sunday, August 31, 2014 . Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.