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Woodlawn Board Rejects Renovat...

Old Elementary To Remain On Campus For at Least One More Year WOODLAWN – The old Woodlawn Elementary School building will be on campus for at least another year after the Woodlawn School Board rejected a construction bid that would have allowed the old building...

Homesteading Conference Double...

RISON -  An estimated crowd of about 300 people representing 22 counties and one other state were on hand to learn about sustainable living at the South Arkansas Homesteading Conference held this past Saturday at the Pioneer Village in Rison. “We about doubled the...

Kingsland Decides To Pursue Co...

KINGSLAND – A meeting to begin organizing a formal community development plan for Kingsland and the surrounding area will be held at 6 p.m Thursday, April 23, at Kingsland City Hall. The decision to hold that meeting came as a result of a community meeting held...

Kickstart To Hold Meeting at N...

RISON – Kickstart Cleveland County will be holding its second community meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 23, at the New Edinburg Community Center. The meeting is open to anyone interested in possibly starting a community development initiative in the New...

CCSD Approves Another Step To ...

RISON – The Cleveland County School Board approved adding one more step to the salary schedules for classified and licensed staff, and also adopted a resolution that reflects the revised deadlines under the state’s new School Choice Act. Both actions took place...
recent from News Woodlawn Board Rejects Renovation Bids
Old Elementary To Remain On Campus For at Least One More Year WOODLAWN – The old Woodlawn Elementary School building will be on campus for at least another year after the Woodlawn School Board rejected a construction bid that would have allowed the old building to be razed this summer. Meanwhile, the...
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 Bears Pounce on Lady Wildcat Misques, 6-1
Lady Bears Pounce on Lady Wildcat Misques, 6-1 RISON – The Woodlawn Lady Bears capitalized on a dozen Rison errors as they rolled to a 6-1 victory over the Lady Wildcats in a battle of Cleveland County rivals last Thursday afternoon at Lady Wildcat Field. The misques were early and often for the Lady ‘Cats as they committed at least one error in...
recent from Obituaries Harold Patterson
Harold Ellis Patterson, 85, of Star City died Saturday, April 11, 2015 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center. He was born September 5, 1929 in Hot Springs to the late Charlie and Lillian Branyan Patterson. He was a member of Star City Church of Christ. He was a former member of several Gospel groups,...