Headline Archive

  • Governor Hutchinson Announces Largest Single Day Increase In COVID Cases

    In his daily news conference today, Governor Hutchinson announced an increase of 261 cases over the last 24 hours. Total cases are 6538 with 4583 recoveries statewide. The Governor also announced 67,500 test have been completed in May. 2966 test have been conducted in the […]

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  • Sedgwick Man Charged With Kidnapping In Craighead County Court

    43 year old Jammy Doyle Rhodes of Sedgwick was charged in Craighead County District Court today in connection with the disappearance of 13 year old Kendra Trammel of Jonesboro. Kendra was reported missing after last being seen by her mother. Arkansas State Police and Jonesboro […]

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  • Happy Easter

    We hope that all our readers have a wonderful Easter holiday! ‘Twas Easter-Sunday. The full-blossomed trees Filled all the air with fragrance and with joy.’ ~Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Christ the Lord is risen today, Sons of men and angels say. Raise your joys and triumphs […]

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  • Lawrence County to distribute masks for citizens

    Attention Lawrence County Citizens: The County Judge along with all of the Mayors of the county decided for the protection and welfare of the citizens, it was in the best interest to purchase surgical face masks for all residents. Each Mayor will decide how these […]

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  • Margaret Sue Huskey- Obituary

    Margaret Sue Huskey, 75 of Portia, died Friday February 7, 2020 at her residence.   She was born February 17, 1944 in the Coffman Community near Portia to Paul & Nella Householder Mullen.  She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, & great grandmother.  She was a […]

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  • Walnut Ridge Touts New Rankings on Affordability, Safety

    The City of Walnut Ridge is touting two new rankings that show it to be the most affordable and one of the safest places to live in Arkansas. The 2020 rankings from HomeSnacks.net show Walnut Ridge to be number one on its list of Cheapest Places to […]

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