Scott County is in desperate need of volunteers to drive the Veterans Van to transport Veterans to Fayetteville, if interested please contact the Veterans Service Office located in the Scott County Courthouse. Office hours are: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For …

Ten years ago, the global financial crisis roiled the economy in the United States and elsewhere. The way our economy is performing right now means it might be easy to forget how dire the situation was then, but reflecting on this contrast helps us appreciate how far we’ve come and how we got here.

On Nov. 2, the Mansfield Middle School seventh and eighth grade FBLA students took a trip to Locomotion in Fayetteville to enjoy a day of fun and fellowship.

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Our country’s porous southwest border is a national security liability. It leaves us vulnerable to threats from avowed enemies who seek to harm us at home and is easily exploited by drug smugglers and human traffickers.

Arkansas has a great deal to celebrate this Labor Day.  Our unemployment level now stands at 3.7%.  The national level is 3.9%. The state’s unemployment rate has been at or below 4% since March of this year.

She knew that she wasn’t supposed to be there, but it wasn’t like anyone was going to recognize her. She had lived alone at first and then ultimately on the street. Huddled in the alleyways behind the markets trying to escape notice, she scratched out an existence. It had been twelve years s…

Waldron Nursing Center Resident continue to enjoy the good weather days sitting in the patio area to visit or eat their lunch. At any given time three or four of the residents can be seen enjoying each others company in the area. Janis Hull, Dorothy Shepard, Gertrude Shelton and Jimmy Mize w…


Doreen E. Hoden Maxwell, 51, of Hartford, Arkansas passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018 in her home. She was retired from Wal-Mart.

Judi Kaye (Brooks) Boman of Waldron, Arkansas went to be with her Lord and Savior, Wednesday, August 15 in Fort Smith, Arkansas.