Holcomb, Mays Square Off for District 10

Candidates For County’s Only Contested Legislative Seat Offer Views on Issues (Editor’s Note: This is the final installment in a series of articles focusing on the local races and issues Cleveland County voters will encounter when they go to the voting booth this Tuesday, Nov. 4) RISON – The only...

Early Voting Ends On Monday; Polls Open Countywide Tuesday

RISON – Voters across Cleveland County will head to the polls this Tuesday to decide on a number of federal, state and local offices as well as a variety of issues. County Clerk Sharon Gray, whose office oversees all the elections in the county, said early voting will continue this week from 8 a.m. to...

Grubbs Re-Elected President of Cleveland Co. School Board

RISON – Bruce Grubb of Rison was re-elected as president of the Cleveland County School Board during its regular monthly meeting last week at the administration building in Rison. State law requires each public school board in Arkansas to “reorganize” (elect) new officers during the first regular...

Issue 3 ‘Trojan Horse’ Makes Stop at Rison

RISON – The “Vote Against Issue 3” campaign brought its 10-foot tall “Trojan Horse” to Rison last week to demonstrate what the group says is an stealth effort to extend term limits for state legislators. The “Vote Against Issue 3” campaign said in a prepared statement that Issue 3 is a...

Rison Wins Wild Shootout With Bearden, 43-36

‘Cats Score With 27 Seconds Left in Back-and-Forth Game; Gain Inside Track for No. 2 Seed By Stan Sadler RISON – In a wild back-and-forth shootout that saw Rison lead 6 times in the game and Bearden with the advantage 5 times, Friday night’s big 8-2A Conference battle was climaxed by a touchdown...

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