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Kingsland Visitors Center Seei...

Center Will Promote Area’s Ties to Johnny Cash, Other Notable Local People RISON – A special committee spearheading the effort to convert the old Kingsland Post Office into a visitor’s center featuring Johnny Cash and other notable local figures has been...

Local Phone Company Issues Ale...

RISON – The Cleveland County Telephone Company warned of a recent scam where someone is calling local customers asking them to pay their telephone and internet payments over the phone. The phone company issued the following statement concerning the...

Cleveland Co. Ranks Among ‘Pay...

RISON – Cleveland County ranks among the most “paycheck friendliest” counties in Arkansas according to a study released by SmartAsset, a financial technology company. On the SmartAsset website, “paycheck friendly” is described as “places in the country...

New Edinburg Plans Community G...

RISON – A community-wide garage sale and the Farm-to-Market 5K Fun Run/Walk will be held Saturday, May 20, to help Re-New-ing Edinburg kick off the 2017 season of the New Edinburg Farmers Market, organizers have announced. The festivities begin with a community...

Bears Blank Dragons, 14-0, in ...

JUNCTION CITY – Trey Scallion accounted for two of Woodlawn’s five homeruns as the Bears hammered the Junction City Dragons, 14-0, in a rematch of the 2016 Class 2A finals Monday afternoon at Junction City. Woodlawn won their third state championship with a 2-0...
recent from News Kingsland Visitors Center Seeing Progress
Center Will Promote Area’s Ties to Johnny Cash, Other Notable Local People RISON – A special committee spearheading the effort to convert the old Kingsland Post Office into a visitor’s center featuring Johnny Cash and other notable local figures has been making strides since first being organized...
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 Blank Dragons, 14-0, in Title Rematch Game
JUNCTION CITY – Trey Scallion accounted for two of Woodlawn’s five homeruns as the Bears hammered the Junction City Dragons, 14-0, in a rematch of the 2016 Class 2A finals Monday afternoon at Junction City. Woodlawn won their third state championship with a 2-0 win over Junction City last season at...
recent from Obituaries Troy Bond
Troy E. Bond, 81, of Rison, passed away Thursday, April 6, 2017, at home surrounded by his loving family. Born December 24, 1935, at Progress, Mississippi, he was a son of the late Murphy Bond and Retha Smith Bond. He was reared and received his education in Tylertown, Mississippi. Troy moved his family to...