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  • Williams Hosts High School Art Exhibit

      Williams Baptist College will host its first annual high school art exhibit from Feb. 12 – Feb. 21. The opening night reception is set for Monday, Feb. 12, at 6 p.m. The exhibit will be located in WBC’s Maddox Center Art Gallery and will […]

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  • Morris/Swift Family Fundraiser

    A fundraiser for the Morris/Swift families will be held February 24th, 5:00 pm at the Sloan-Hendrix old gym. Austin Morris, a graduate of Sloan-Hendrix has been hospitalized since December and his grandparents Sonny and Sharon Swift lost their home to a fire on December 28th. […]

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  • Black Rock Fire Department Annual Soup and Chili Supper

    The Black Rock Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual soup and chili supper on Saturday February 24, 2018. Serving time will be from 5:00-8:00 pm at the Black Rock Community Center Old High School Cafeteria. Entertainment, door prizes, and an Auction at 6:30 pm. […]

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  • Winter Weather Advisory: Freezing Rain Expected Across Northeast Arkansas

    Trucks out pre-salting roads in anticipation of the predicted ice that may hit Lawrence County this afternoon were spotted this morning.  Sloan-Hendrix School has cancelled tutoring for today. Hillcrest School• DUE TO THE ICY FORECAST • TONIGHT’S GAMES AT HILLCREST SCHOOL HAVE BEEN CANCELLED. See […]

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  • “Boys Next Door” Opens Feb. 24 at Downtown Playhouse

      Perennially popular drama “The Boys Next Door” will be staged at the Downtown Playhouse in Pocahontas starting February 24th. The production runs through March 25. The play is set in a communal residence in a New England city, where four mentally challenged men live […]

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  • Walnut Ridge ranked as 15th safest city in Arkansas

    Congratulations to Police Chief Chris Kirksey and The Walnut Ridge Police Department for their efforts in Community Safety and Crime Prevention. Walnut Ridge was ranked the 15th safest city in Arkansas due to its commitment to the safety and security of its residents.

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