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ARK-O Takes Over Local Phone S...

New Owners Plan to Upgrade Switches, Fiber Optic Lines for Internet RISON – TDS Telecommunications has sold its Cleveland County internet and telephone operations to ARK-O Holding Company, a spokesperson for the new owner announced last week. The change in...

County’s Finances Remaining St...

RISON – After a strong finish to 2015, County Treasurer Jack Hopson told the Cleveland County Quorum Court Monday night that the financial momentum seems to be carrying over into 2016. Hopson told the quorum  court during its regular monthly meeting Monday night...

Kingsland Council Approves Sal...

KINGSLAND – The Kingsland City Council unanimously approved an ordinance last Thursday night establishing salaries and pay for city workers and elected officials. Ord. 2016-1 establishes pay for the mayor, aldermen and city recorder/treasurer as well as the...

Town Hall Meeting To Discuss A...

RISON – The Arkansas Convention of States is organizing a town hall meeting from 4 to 6 p.m. this Saturday, Feb. 6, at the Hall-Morgan Veterans Building, 404 Sycamore Street in Rison, to discuss the efforts to hold a national “Convention of States” to curtail...

Lady ‘Cats Knock Off Woodlawn;...

RISON – Katelyn Mason scored all 17 of her points over the first two quarters as the Rison Lady Wildcats used a strong first half to build a comfortable lead before cruising to a 56-36 win over the Woodlawn Lady Bears in 7-2A East North Zone action Tuesday night...
recent from News ARK-O Takes Over Local Phone Service
New Owners Plan to Upgrade Switches, Fiber Optic Lines for Internet RISON – TDS Telecommunications has sold its Cleveland County internet and telephone operations to ARK-O Holding Company, a spokesperson for the new owner announced last week. The change in ownership became effective Jan. 1,...
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 Lady ‘Cats Knock Off Woodlawn; Could Clinch North Zone Thursday
Lady ‘Cats Knock Off Woodlawn; Could Clinch North Zone Thursday RISON – Katelyn Mason scored all 17 of her points over the first two quarters as the Rison Lady Wildcats used a strong first half to build a comfortable lead before cruising to a 56-36 win over the Woodlawn Lady Bears in 7-2A East North Zone action Tuesday night at the Rison Gym. The Lady ‘Cats can...
recent from Obituaries Bonnie Rhodes
Bonnie Jean House Rhodes, 84, a resident of White Hall since 1965, went to her Heavenly home on February 1, 2016, to be with her beloved husband of 63 years Carlton E. Rhodes , Sr. Bonnie was born on May 25, 1931, at Thornton , Arkansas to Joseph Franklin House and Maybell Neeley House. She attended Thornton...