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Phillips Ready To Take Festiva...

Rison in the Fall Organizer Wants to Expand Entertainment, Add Attractions RISON – Despite having heavy competition for people’s attention this past Saturday, Rison in the Fall organizer Roy Phillips said was satisfied with the turnout anyhow and is already...

Trunk-or-Treat Set For Nov. 1 ...

RISON – A costume contest for adults, teens and children is being added to this year’s Rison Shine Trunk-or-Treat event set for Saturday, Nov. 1, in downtown Rison. In addition, Rison Shine Downtown Development has announced that the Third Annual Cleveland...

Bank of Rison Reveals Plans f...

RISON – The Bank of Rison has unveiled plans for its new building for downtown Rison and hopes to have clearance from the Arkansas Banking Department to begin construction soon. Troy Duke, president of The Bank of Rison, said the new structure will  consist of...

Alcohol Sales, Increasing Mini...

Editor’s Note: With the 2014 general 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...

‘Cat Defense Shines in 40-0 Wi...

Rison Overcomes 104 Yards in Penalties for Third Shutout of Season at Parkers Chapel By Stan Sadler PARKERS  CHAPEL – Not only was coach Clay Totty pleased with Rison’s shutout victory over Parkers Chapel last Friday night at Victor Nipper Stadium, but he was...
recent from News Phillips Ready To Take Festival to Next Step
Rison in the Fall Organizer Wants to Expand Entertainment, Add Attractions RISON – Despite having heavy competition for people’s attention this past Saturday, Rison in the Fall organizer Roy Phillips said was satisfied with the turnout anyhow and is already setting his attention on expanding next...
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 ‘Cat Defense Shines in 40-0 Win Over Trojans
‘Cat Defense Shines in 40-0 Win Over Trojans Rison Overcomes 104 Yards in Penalties for Third Shutout of Season at Parkers Chapel By Stan Sadler PARKERS  CHAPEL – Not only was coach Clay Totty pleased with Rison’s shutout victory over Parkers Chapel last Friday night at Victor Nipper Stadium, but he was also proud of the composure the Wildcats...
recent from Obituaries Shannon Ingram
Shannon Ingram Shannon D. Ingram, 66, of the Y Community near Rison, passed away October 18, 2014. She was born April 23, 1948, at Fordyce, a daughter of the late Claude Elbert Lutrell and Ira Mae Brewer Lutrell. Mrs. Ingram was a faithful member of the Rison Church of Christ, where she was a Sunday School teacher and...