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Juneteenth Set For This Weekend

RISON – A concert featuring rhythm and blues artist Jewel Carter, better known as “JC,” will kick off the annual Rison Juneteenth Celebration to be the held this Friday and Saturday, June 16-17, in Rison. The concert will begin at 7 p.m. Friday at the Cleveland County Fairgrounds while the […]

NEW FLAGS GOING UP AT RISON - John Blanchard (left), president of the Cleveland County Veterans Association, Phil Green (second from left) and  Bill Tanner (beneath ladder) watch David Green mount what is one of 45 American flags being put along the main thoroughfares in Rison.
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New American Flags Being Put Up in Rison

RISON – The Cleveland County Veterans Association, a local grassroots groups dedicated to honoring veterans, finished mounting the last of 45 new American flags around Rison Tuesday in celebration of the approaching patriotic holidays. John Blanchard, president of the group, said the plan is to put up the flags during […]