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Police probing Lyric Theater burglary
Harrison Police are investigating a break-in reported Sunday afternoon at the Lyric Theater and it was caught on video surveillance. Video shows a subject wearing a light blue full-face mask in …
Flags honor Lions, city at arboretum
If you frequent the walking trails at the Anstaff Soccer Complex in Harrison, you will notice a new flagpole adorned with two flags. One is an Explore Harrison flag and the other is the Lion’s …
Lewis still trying to follow money
Bill Ray Lewis is still trying to follow the money appropriated by the city of Harrison and Boone County through contracts that names the Harrison Regional Chamber of Commerce as the …
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Harrison Police log May 16, 2022

3 a.m. — A male subject called to report his girlfriend was intoxicated and couldn’t get out of his car outside her residence. An officer said the girl was cited into juvenile court for …

    • Harrison Police log May 15, 2022

      6:16 a.m. — Carroll County authorities reported recovering a trailer previously reported stolen out of Harrison. Information passed on to …

    • Harrison Police log May 14, 2022

      12:43 a.m. — A caller reported a male subject beginning to create a disturbance outside an address on North Willow and requested an officer …

    • Harrison Police log May 13, 2022

      2 a.m. — An employee at NARMC reported receiving calls from a male subject at an address on East Prospect who was conveying suicidal comments. …

    • Harrison Police log May 12, 2022

      5:50 a.m. — A caller reported two large dogs running loose on West Prospect. Information left for Animal Control. 6:37 a.m. — A reckless …

    • Harrison Police log May 11, 2022

      1:27 a.m. — Taney County (Missouri) authorities reported they were in pursuit of a suspected stolen vehicle heading into Boone County. They …

    • Harrison Police log May 10, 2022

      12:04 a.m. — An officer on patrol advised he located a broken window at the Youth Center. He later said it appeared the damage had been done …

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It’s really about giving and putting others first
Dear Dave, My wife and I have always attended church, and we have always tithed. Over the last few months, we have come to the decision it is time for us to find a place to worship that is a little …
Realtors monthly luncheon
Realtors FNTitleCONTRIBUTED PHOTO The Harrison District Board of Realtors met for their monthly meeting on Tuesday, May 10, at Western Sizzlin’ Steakhouse. First National Title Company hosted …
Business After Hours
Donna Braymer/Staff Jake Gray and State Farm Insurance hosted Business After Hours with the Harrison Regional Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, May 12. The guests included Miss Arkansas 2021, Whitney …
Leadership programs had successful year
The Boone County Leadership Institute and Youth Leadership Academy — presented by Kinetic by Windstream — completed their nine month programs and celebrated with a come and go graduation …
17,800 trees given away during ADA ‘Free Tree Fridays’ campaign
LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Department of Agriculture’s second annual “Free Tree Fridays” campaign resulted in the distribution of 17,800 trees during 36 events held across the …
4-H barn available to students
Harrison High School Ag teacher, Alex Hale is starting an FFA 4-H Club at the school and the school does not own their own barn for the student projects. So Boone County is offering the 4-H barn …
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Pea Ridge leaves Harrison with championship trophies

F.S. Garrison Stadium was buzzing with action on Thursday night in Harrison.The annual Rosson Invitational Track Meet was held with one team standing tall in the mix.Traditional track program Pea …

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CAM meeting June 4

The Cherokee of Arkansas and Missouri (CAM) Tribe, Ozark Branch (District #8) next scheduled meeting will be on at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 4. The meeting will be at the Arise Church, 1601 E. Main …

Area religious events

Singing set for Friday DIAMOND CITY —  The First Baptist Church of Diamond City will host a singing on Friday, May 20 from 6-8 p.m. Additional musicians are always welcome to …

Shelter Insurance Foundation provides scholarship

The Shelter Insurance Foundation awarded a $1,500 scholarship to Mason Smith, a graduate of Harrison High School. Shelter Agent Joan Bell sponsors and partially funds this scholarship.Beginning the …

Patterson recognized with scholarships

Alec Patterson of Alpena received the Francis C. & Jeannette Huyser Endowed Scholarship, James A. and Beatrice H. Hoekstra Family Scholarship and the Journey Scholarship for the 2021-22 academic …

Mr. and Miss Harrison Contest winners announced

Winners from the Mr. and Miss Harrison Contest, sponsored by Beta Epsilon are (front, from left) Tiny Miss Renee Lilly For, Little Mr. Ayden Sale and …

Smith selected for Fancher Scholarship

Shannon Smith, a senior from Flippin High School, is the Genevieve Fancher Scholarship Award winner for 2022. This $500 scholarship is awarded every year from the Harrison Art League.Shannon is …

Boone County Heritage Museum receives donation

J. Troy Massey, President of the Jordan Milam Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution, presents a check in memory of their late member, J.K. Fancher and Sally Jo Gibson, a supporter and wife of the …

Boone County Master Gardeners meeting notes

The May meeting of the Boone County Master Gardeners was held at the Fellowship Hall of St. John’s Episcopal Church, with 17 members and Mike McClintock attending. In the absence of President …
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The Batavia Ladies Friendship Club met Monday, May 2, at the Batavia Baptist Church. There were 13 ladies in attendance. Jan Harris brought her little granddaughter with her. Betty Morrow and …
Your Friends at the Berryville Library invite everyone to make plans to attend the 2nd annual Storywalk from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 4, starting by the soccer fields at the Berryville …
Emily Wohlgemuth and Sutton Bartlett will be married at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at Stone Chapel at Mattlane Farm in Goshen. The bride is the daughter of Lance and Cara Wohlgemuth of Harrison. She …
Planet Fitness, is inviting high schoolers ages 14 –19* to work out for free at any of its more than 2,200 Planet Fitness locations throughout the United States and Canada from May 16 through Aug. …
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Harrison Preschool receives tree from Conservation District

The children at Harrison Preschool learned how to plant a maple tree Friday, May 6. Jack Hensley and Nita Cooper from the Boone County Conservation District brought a young maple tree to the school. …

Northark Radiology Technology students place 3rd in state Quiz Bowl

North Arkansas College Radiology Technology students competed in the Arkansas Radiography Educators Quiz Bowl last week and won 3rd place in Arkansas.They competed against two and four-year …

L.I.F.E. Homeschool students graduate

The L.I.F.E. (Learning in a Family Environment) Homeschool graduation ceremony will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 7, at Eagle Heights Baptist Church, located at 703 East. Walters Avenue.
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Library Corner

Happy March from all of us at the Library! We have so many fun and exciting programs and events going on this month that we hope you join us for. The first day of spring is right around the corner …
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