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Bates resigns as Waldron Football Coach

The Waldron Bulldogs are searching for their next head football coach. Coach Jonathan Bates is no longer at the helm of the Bulldogs footba… Read more



COVID-19 vaccines available now across the ArkLaTex

SHREVEPORT, La. - If you are interested and eligible to get a COVID-19 vaccine, this could be your week. Several sites will be set up in northwest Louisiana. Read more


Pro-choice group rallies against Arkansas abortion bill at State Capitol

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KATV) — Nearly 50 pro-choice activists took to the Arkansas State Capitol on Saturday to protest Senate Bill 6, which would effectively ban all abortions unless the mother’s life is at risk. Read more


Pamela Brown calls out Tucker Carlson's QAnon compliment

In the wake of Fox News host Tucker Carlson referring to QAnon supporters as "gentle people," Pamela Brown fires back, citing the actions o… Read more


Two Tigers to represent Missouri at NCAA Cross Country Championships

For the second straight year, MU will have individual representatives at the NCAA championships. Read more


Missouri's biggest problem continues in loss to LSU

The Tigers have crumbled in several games. Ending the season a similar note doesn't bode well.  Read more


Steven M. Sipple: Another black eye for Big Ten; Hoffman's courage; and Khalil is no 'fan girl'

A Washington Post story details how Big Ten presidents used software to hide COVID-19 discussions from public.  Read more



Waldron School Superintendent Report, July 2020

As we reach the midpoint of the year, to say that 2020 has been an experience would be an understatement. I however refuse to jump on the b… Read more

Superintendent's Corner

Hello, my name is Daniel Fielding. If you don’t already know me, I am the new Superintendent for Waldron Schools. I would first like to say… Read more



OBITUARY: Leonard Webb Parks, Jr.

Loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend Leonard Webb Parks, Jr., 63, went to be with the Lord on February 26, 2021 surrounded by hi… Read more


OBITUARY: Ronald James Sutton

Ronald James Sutton, 90, of Mansfield, Arkansas passed away on February 25, 2021 in Waldron. He was born April 11, 1930 in Gladstone, Michi… Read more

OBITUARY: Retha Lee Moore

Retha Lee Moore, 83, of Mansfield, Arkansas passed away on February 22, 2021 in Fort Smith, surrounded by her loving family. She was born F… Read more


Weather Today

Mostly clear


69° 50°

A few clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.

Cloud Coverage:10%
Wind:S at 8 mph
Chance of Rain:1%
UV Index:6 High
Sunrise:06:35:57 AM
Sunset:06:18:20 PM

This Week's Forecast

Mostly clearMon
1%69° 50°
Partly cloudyTue
5%69° 57°
Cloudy nightWed
15%73° 63°
Scattered thunderstormsThu
34%71° 61°
Scattered thunderstormsFri
46%73° 60°
Heavy rain nightSat
65%65° 50°
Heavy rainSun
68%61° 40°