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Council approves architect for Creekside Community Center
Harrison City Attorney Grant Ragland was put to work during city council committee meetings Thursday night as he was asked to prepare … Read More
Old Pruitt bridge demolition was ‘perfection’
PRUITT — It was a piece of history. It was an Ozarks’ landmark. But it was also a concern for many people driving over it each … Read More
Northark names new baseball coach
Thursday afternoon the Board of Trustees of North Arkansas College voted to employ Kadem Tharp as the next baseball coach at North … Read More
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Harrison Police log June 13, 2021

2:48 a.m. – A 911 dispatcher reported receiving a call from a young boy stating his father was going to rape his mother. Officers were dispatched, but 911 reported receiving another call from …

    • Harrison Police log June 12, 2021

      12:05 a.m. – A woman called to talk to an officer about retrieving her son’s personal belongings from his ex-girlfriend’s residence. She …

    • Harrison Police log June 11, 2021

      12:02 a.m.  — An officer advised he would be out with a vehicle blocking the alley way between Lucille and Spruce. A tow warning was …

    • Harrison Police log June 10, 2021

      8:04 a.m. — An SUV rear ended a pickup truck in front of Pace Industries on the bypass. The complainant did not wish to make a report at the …

    • Harrison Police log June 9, 2021

      12:16 a.m. – A 911 dispatcher reported receiving a call from a female subject on East Ridge asking for help with a male subject refusing to …

    • Harrison Police log June 8, 2021

      e. 11:35 p.m. – A woman called to report having a raccoon in a live trap on South Sycamore. She was advised of her options. 11:59 p.m. …

    • Harrison Police log June 7, 2021

      1:33 a.m. – An NARMC employee called to notify police that they should call the hospital if a man called wanting EMS to take him to the …

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Cleaning Courtpark Sidewalks
Cleaning Sidewalks- Paul Lobdell, a Boone County worker who is working through Work Force, power washes and cleans the sidewalks … Read More
Harrison Ladder Truck Inspection
Jeremy Sansing (right), the Division Chief of Community Risk Reduction Division for the Harrison Fire Department, along with a … Read More
High Water Scenes
High water scenes around the Lead Hill Boat Dock area and the Lead Hill Park at Diamond City. Read More
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Creative Lifestyle Art Gallery, Gifts joins Downtown
Jason and Candra Hutcheson definitely have their finger on the artistic pulse of the community. They originally opened Creative … Read More
Entomologist rescues wayward bee colony from grocery parking lot
Fast facts Honeybees established colony in a retail parking lot Division of Agriculture entomologist transfers colony to safe … Read More
Food science students design gummy treats to promote healthier snacking
Fast facts Food science students design healthy gummy treats in class project Aim to reduce obesity through healthy … Read More
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Wilson named soccer coach of year

GREEN FOREST — Eight Arkansas high school coaches recognized as being coaches of the year for spring sports.The Arkansas Activities Association announced that Ashley Wilson of Green Forest was …

Neighbors to speak at annual coaches clinic

Plans have been finalized for the annual North Central Arkansas Coaches Clinic held in Harrison on June 7.The clinic started in 2019 under the direction of Steve Cox. Last year the event was not held …

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Raymond and Pam White celebrate 50th anniversary

Raymond and Pam White will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, May 23. Friends, family and community members are invited to join in the celebration of their life together. There will be …

Middletons celebrate 50th anniversary

Kary and Debbie Middleton will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, June 19. Kary and Debbie were married June 19, 1971 after a blistering hot day where the preacher was late and the …

Omaha's Taylor Hedrick to graduate this spring from the University of Iowa

This spring, some 5,300 University of Iowa undergraduate, graduate, and professional students received their degrees under extraordinary circumstances. With the coronavirus pandemic continuing to …

News from Yocum

Sunday the begin of a new week you never know what God has plan for this week. It start out with some rain we need to bottle up for July and August. Mr. and Mrs. Donnie Lowe of Oskaloosa, Kansas …

News from Rock Springs

On Friday, my daughter Ronda Austin took me to town. We went to a few yard sales. We ran into one of my nieces, Jimmie Lou Mahler and visited with her for a while. That evening, Mandie Treat and her …

News from Lead Hill

What a nice surprise Dorothy Taylor and Daughter Marilyn had when Dorothy’s niece Janice Taylor Routh and Great Niece Amanda Runyon of Kansas City along with Bernice Williams came to visit. Bernice …

Current Fiction Club disbands after 90 years

Zella Harper decided to form a book club in 1933 and established the Current Fiction Book Club of Harrison and many local prominent women affiliated as charter members. During the ninety year …
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Greetings from Capps. Last week was busy with my son visiting from Colorado. We got to make two trips to the Cone family reunion at Norfolk Lake, one day to fish off the pontoon boat that Wayne Cone …
Regina Ramsey (maiden name) has been here for several days visiting with Howard and Irene Moore and family. Regina and her husband have made their home in the Dallas, Texas area and have lived there …
The dean's list is published each semester by Dr. Marty Spears, University provost, honoring those who have achieved high scholarship. To be eligible, a student must be carrying 12 or more hours with …
Earning a spot on Drury University's Dean's List is a significant accomplishment; it means a student earned a grade point average of 3.6 or greater (on a 4-point scale) while carrying a full-time …
Audrey McKenna Wilkinson Casey and Austin Wilkinson of Harrison announce the birth of a daughter. Audrey McKenna Wilkinson was born Monday, June 7 at North Arkansas Regional Medical Center. …
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Green Forest Kids with Character

Valley Springs students serve community

Valley Springs High School had a community service day Friday, May 7. A group of high schoolers came together to put together a gait trainer for a special needs student. For the group picture: Luke …

WGU announces Military Appreciation Scholarship

$2,500 Scholarships available to ease tuition cost for military personnel and families
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