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AG Talks Issues at Rison Round...

Leslie Rutledge Visits With Clergy, Civic Groups On a Variety of Topics RISON – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge held a roundtable discussion Tuesday afternoon at Rison Baptist Church urging local civic leaders to help spread the word about programs her...

JPs To Receive Pay for Overnig...

RISON – The Cleveland County Quorum Court voted last week to begin paying justices of the peace who travel to out-of-town meetings to represent the county the same pay they would receive for attending a quorum court meeting. During the open forum held at the...

Woodlawn’s Johnson Wins Second...

WOODLAWN – About three weeks ago, Woodlawn’s Dylan Johnson was sitting in a hospital bed battling a serious illness. This past Saturday, he was winning his second consecutive individual state title in wrestling. Johnson pinned Drew McCoy of Greenbrier in 3:23...

Cartwright, Nelson to Headline...

RISON – Dr. Rick Cartwright, interim associate vice president for Agriculture – Extension and director of the Cooperative Extension Service, and 2016 Rural Advocate of the Year Rex Nelson will be the guest speakers at the Celebrate Cleveland County banquet...

‘Cats Hammer Cougars for 3 See...

BEARDEN – The Rison Wildcats had four players score in double figures as they used a balanced scoring attack to dominate the Lafayette County Cougars, 68-41, in the consolation game of the 7-2A East District Tournament Saturday at Bearden. The victory gave the...
recent from News AG Talks Issues at Rison Roundtable
Leslie Rutledge Visits With Clergy, Civic Groups On a Variety of Topics RISON – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge held a roundtable discussion Tuesday afternoon at Rison Baptist Church urging local civic leaders to help spread the word about programs her office has in place to battle everything...
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 Woodlawn’s Johnson Wins Second Wrestling State Title
Woodlawn’s Johnson Wins Second Wrestling State Title WOODLAWN – About three weeks ago, Woodlawn’s Dylan Johnson was sitting in a hospital bed battling a serious illness. This past Saturday, he was winning his second consecutive individual state title in wrestling. Johnson pinned Drew McCoy of Greenbrier in 3:23 in the Class 1A-5A 220-pound finals...
recent from Obituaries Vivian Nutt
Vivian Alice Manuel Nutt, 88, of Sheridan, died Wednesday, February 8, 2017, in Little Rock. She was born July 24, 1928, in Rison, daughter of Ferrell Tillman and Naomi Alice Hall Manuel. Mrs. Nutt was reared and received her early education in Rison, graduating from Watson Chapel High School in 1947. Mrs....