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Filing Period Begins Thursday for Election

RISON – The filing period for candidates who would like to participate in the 2012 primary elections begins at noon this Thursday, Feb. 23, and continues through noon next Thursday, March 1. All local candidates, regardless of office or party affiliation, must register for their respective offices during this time […]

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Harrison Named To ASU Chancellor’s List

Jonesboro – Samantha Harrison of Woodlawn was named to the Chancellor’s List at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro for the 2011 fall semester. Samantha is the daughter of Robert and Sharon Harrison of Woodlawn, and the granddaughter of Will and Dorothy Smith of Woodlawn, and Elbert (Sonny) Harrison of Pine […]


‘Cats Fall to Bucks; Play Prescott Wed.

RISON – An emotionally and physically spent Rison Wildcat basketball team had little left down the stretch for the highly-ranked Smackover Buckaroos last Wednesday as the Bucks used a second half surge to knock off the ‘Cats, 70-53, in the 8-3A District Tournament semifinals at Fordyce. Despite the loss, Rison […]