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Delinquent Fines Plaguing King...

Marshal Asks About Making Arrests to Collect $70,000 In Unpaid Fines KINGSLAND – The City of Kingsland is owed more than $70,000 in unpaid fines and City Marshal Ronnie Smith asked the Kingsland City Council Monday night if it wanted him to begin making arrests...

Old Cistern on Vacant Lot Reve...

RISON – When Brian and Michelle Phillips finalized the purchase of a couple of vacant lots at the corner of Third and Main Streets in downtown Rison last week, it didn’t take long before the curiosity finally got to Brian. Brain said that the property’s...

Woodlawn Will Start Developmen...

WOODLAWN – Woodlawn became the fourth community in Cleveland County to start a community development group after those attending a meeting last Thursday voted to begin developing a long-range community development plan for the area. About 20 people were on hand...

Rison Class of 2015 To Graduat...

RISON – Graduation ceremonies for the Rison High School Class of 2015 will be held at 8 p.m. Thursday, May 21 at Wildcat Field. In case of inclement weather, graduation exercises will be moved to the gymnasium. Counselor Angelia Crouse reports that there are 44...

Wylie, Helms Lead Woodlawn Cla...

WOODLAWN – Woodlawn High School held its graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2015 Tuesday evening, May 19, with a total of 47 students receiving their diplomas. There were a total of 24 honor graduates in the class with Jordan Elizabeth Wylie serving as ...
recent from News Delinquent Fines Plaguing Kingsland
Marshal Asks About Making Arrests to Collect $70,000 In Unpaid Fines KINGSLAND – The City of Kingsland is owed more than $70,000 in unpaid fines and City Marshal Ronnie Smith asked the Kingsland City Council Monday night if it wanted him to begin making arrests to force people to begin making those...
recent from Editorials Sinfully Sweet: Decadent Chocolate Truffle Cake
Sinfully Sweet: Decadent Chocolate Truffle Cake By Janet Tharpe When is a cake not just a cake? When it’s spiked with orange zest, topped with chocolate truffles and frosted with the silkiest chocolate frosting EVER! This chocolate masterpiece was the creation of home cook Angela Gray. Perfect for Valentine’s Day, or any special occasion, show your...
recent from Sports Bears Fall in State Quarterfinals
MARKED TREE – The Class 2A quarterfinals really came down to which team made the most of its opportunities, and in this case, it was the Riverside Rebels. Riverside used four hits in the third inning to score four runs as the Rebels ended the season for the Woodlawn Bears, 6-1, Friday afternoon at...
recent from Obituaries Charles Harmon
Charles “Dewey” Harmon, 81, of Kingsland, passed away, Monday, May 18, 2015 at St. John’s Place of Arkansas Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Fordyce. Dewey was born in Hamburg, Arkansas, August 3, 1933, to George and Mary Harmon. He joined the U.S. Marine Corp in 1953 and later that year he...