News

The following individuals were listed on the 15th Judicial Circuit Division 1 court docket for jury trial on Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 9:30 a.m. in the Scott County Courthouse.

Waldron High School Senior Tyler Owens has been selected to play Baseball for the University of the Ozarks beginning in the Fall 2019 and signed a Letter of Intent with the Eagles on Thursday, Feb. 14. Tyler began playing for the Waldron baseball team as a freshman, and is living proof that …

Local Voices

I want to discuss the details of the $300 million highway funding plan that I presented this week that is necessary to repair and maintain Arkansas’s existing highways and bridges and to expand our roadways as the state grows.

The governor, legislators and private business groups joined to propose a highway program that would add $300 million a year in revenue for the state Transportation Department.

Someone let the Flu Bug in so we have been in mask mode only for the past week. Visitors have been asked to not come and families to keep contact with loved ones by phone if at all possible. Hopefully this will prevent the flu from becoming wide spread. We appreciate everyone’s corporation. …

“Kids are so innocent.” One day my five-year-old daughter got upset at me for not letting her using the iPad. She said to me, “What’s the point of having an iPad and not letting me use it?” Technically, she was right. Then I explained it to her that you may use it when it’s your break and no…

Obituaries

John Gallimore, 93 of Mansfield passed away Friday February 15, 2019 at Pink Bud Nursing Home in Greenwood, Arkansas.