FIRST TRIP TO TOURNAMENT ~ Andrew Bennett, nine months, watches his "big sissy," Ashley Baker, and the rest of the Lady Bobcats play during the Lawrence County Softball Tournament held at Lynn over the weekend.
Submitted Photo ~ Ashley George
The Arkansas Highway Department has approved $32,200,000 for work on the Highway 67 corridor from Highway 230 in the Alicia area to Highway 63 in Hoxie. continued...
meeting is April 16
The Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce will host its quarterly meeting on Thursday, April 16, at noon at the Hoxie Service Center. continued...
WR cleanup progressing
Walnut Ridge City Council voted not to hire a contractor for the job of cleaning up the city's ice storm debris after opening bids on April 2. continued...
kicks off Saturday
The Downtown Walnut Ridge organization will kick off its farmers' market on Saturday. continued...
Portia girl member of movie cast
Alison Turbyeville, a 12-year-old Portia resident, has dreams of some day being an actress. She began fulfilling that dream after reading about open auditions for independent Christian filmmaker Zac Heath last year in The Times Dispatch.
AHPP to meet with
Downtown Walnut Ridge
The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program will hold a public meeting in Walnut Ridge on Thursday, April 16, to discuss the possibility of listing Walnut Ridge's historic downtown area in the National Register of Historic Places.