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Unico Bank donates $20,000 to Riverside School District (07/19/16)
The Riverside School Board gathered July 12 for the first meeting in the newly completed construction on Caraway campus. The resignation of board member Mike Brown was accepted. The Board expressed thanks to Brown for his years of service with district...
Leachville Council discusses grants (07/19/16)
Leachville Council members met in special session Monday, July 11, to discuss pursuing a grant for the park and other projects. Councilman Michael Webster said he was interested in looking into a grant for a splash pad for the city park...
Caraway looks into community website (07/19/16)
During the July 14 City Council meeting Caraway Mayor Barry Riley shared plans of an employee appreciation lunch for Margaret Glidewell. The employee luncheon will be held July 22 at city hall in honor of Glidewell's more than 26 years of service to the city of Caraway...
ANC welcomes new art instructor (07/19/16)
Holt Brasher, a native of Louisiana but most recently a resident of Memphis, has moved to Blytheville and joined the Arkansas Northeastern College family as Instructor in Art. Brasher holds his BFA in Studio Art from the University of Louisiana at Monroe and his MFA in Printmaking from the University of Memphis. ...
Leachville fireworks display continues to grow (07/12/16)
Leachville Cave Dwellers, a group of area volunteers, started the annual fireworks display 10 years ago and it has continued to grow and has become a Leachville Fourth of July tradition. The Cave Dwellers are made up of members of the fire department, police department, first responders and other volunteers. Donations are collected to help purchase the fireworks each year...
Monette Veterans Park fundraiser held (07/12/16)
The veterans park fundraiser, hosted by State Representatives David Wallace and Dan Sullivan, at the Monette City Park on June 24 proved to be a great success. "We were pleased to see families coming out to eat supper with us here at the park and learn about our plans for the new veterans park uptown," said Veterans Park Chairman Henrietta Qualls. ...
Caraway 70th Fourth of July celebrated (07/12/16)
The Caraway Fourth of July celebration hit its 70th year mark Monday as a large crowd gathered on the park grounds enjoying music, food, games, dunking booth and a day to visit with friends and family. The day was kicked off early with a 5K run followed by a parade and the all day celebration...
Finch home recognized (07/05/16)
The home of April Payne Finch at 115 Northview Ave. was chosen as Monette "Yard of the Month" for June. On June 14, Monette City Beautification Committee members Tina Carmichael and Ernestine Harrell presented Finch with a certificate, which read: "The Home of April Finch has been recognized as having the most beautifully landscaped and manicured yard in the entire Monette Community for the month of June, 2016.". ...
Manila Council working toward new senior center (07/05/16)
Manila Mayor Wayne Wagner and city council members met with representatives of the Manila Depot Committee, Inc. prior to a special called meeting Thursday, June 30, to discuss the purchase of property to be used for a senior center...
Monette city council welcomes Alderman Rolland (07/05/16)
Mark Rolland was formally inducted into the Monette City Council June 27 at City Hall. Rolland will hold the seat of former alderman Aaron Uhtoff until elections are held later this year...
Manila Lions Club holds installation ceremony (07/05/16)
The Manila Lions Club members held election/installation of officers and annual banquet Monday, June 27, at TC's Restaurant in Manila. Past District Governor Pat Snodgrass and wife, Anita, were guests for the evening, along with spouses of Lions and members of the Manila Business Women...
Manila City Council tours new hangar (06/28/16)
Manila Mayor Wayne Wagner and council members were invited to the Manila Municipal Airport on Monday, June 20, to tour the new executive hangar and hold the June city council meeting in the terminal building. Members of the Pilots Association hosted the tour and provided sandwiches...
Grand opening held at Unico Bank in Lake City (06/28/16)
Unico Bank moved into its permanent home at 100 Cobean Blvd., Lake City, on May 29. A grand opening and ribbon cutting was held Wednesday, June 22. Unico Bank opened a branch in Lake City on March 9 using three rooms of the Lake City Museum. ...
Energy consultant addresses BIC Board (06/28/16)
Rob Guthrey of Entegrity met June 23 with members of the Buffalo Island Central Board concerning services and operation of the company. Entegrity finds energy and conservation opportunities with guaranteed savings. ...
Lake City Council discusses ordinance (06/28/16)
Lake City Planning and Zoning Committee Chairman Harold Barker addessed the City Council at the June 20 meeting. He recommended Mayor Jon Milligan gather necessary information for an ordinance to require builders to have a dumpster on the construction site during building and/or remodeling of residential and commerical property within the city limits...
Applications to be taken for Caraway water clerk (06/28/16)
Caraway Mayor Barry Riley and the city council met in special session Monday, June 20, to discuss hiring a water clerk. Margaret Glidewell will be retiring after 26 years of service. The council agreed to take applications for the position until July 5. For more information, persons can call city hall. Resumes/applications can be dropped off at city hall...