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Rison in the Fall Festival is ...

Barbecue Cook-Off, Car Show Among Activities Set for 25th Anniversary Event RISON – The 25th Anniversary of Rison in the Fall will be held this Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Pioneer Village in Rison with festivities kicking off at about 10 a.m and continuing...

Flu Shot Clinics Postponed Due...

RISON – All Cleveland County flu clinics have been postponed due to a delay in shipment from the flu vaccine’s distributor, Gwen Paul, administrator for the Cleveland County Health Unit at Rison, announced this week. Paul said the postponement includes all four...

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Voters To Decide Three State I...

(With the local election to be held Nov. 4, The Herald is running a series of articles between now and the election to inform voters about the local contested races as well as the local and statewide issues that will be decided during the election.) RISON – On...

Lions Club’s House of Horrors ...

RISON – The Rison Lions Club’s “House of Horrors” will be held from 7 to 11 p.m. this Saturday, Oct. 18, at the old Cleveland County Nursing Home located on Magnolia Street in Rison. Jeff McKinney, president of theRison Lions Club, said Saturday’s event...
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Barbecue Cook-Off, Car Show Among Activities Set for 25th Anniversary Event RISON – The 25th Anniversary of Rison in the Fall will be held this Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Pioneer Village in Rison with festivities kicking off at about 10 a.m and continuing throughout the day. There is no admission charge...
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 Outmanned ‘Dogs No Match for Wildcats, 42-0
Outmanned ‘Dogs No Match for Wildcats, 42-0 Game Called at Halftime in Advance of Storms Moving Through the State By Stan Sadler RISON – A year ago it took a touchdown with just over a minute left in the game for Rison to pull out a narrow victory over Hampton. However, what a sharp contrast it was to that 2013 shootout when the ‘Cats and...
recent from Obituaries Boston McCleod
Elder Boston Otha Lee McCleod, 88, of Rison passed away Thursday, October 9, 2014. He was born to the late Bunyan and Naomi (Rucker) McCleod in Rison. He leaves to cherish memories, wife, Annie Mae (Smith) McCleod; sons Kenny Smith, Timmy Smith and Jerome McCleod, all of Rison; James Johnson of Dallas,...