The holidays are here, and for many parents, it’s all about managing their kids’ expectations. They think they need to give their kids the biggest presents, the most presents, and the coolest presents. But trust me: Little Sally won’t be scarred for life if she doesn’t get a pony. Read more
Service officers with Boone County Disabled American Veterans (DAV) are available to help local area veterans and their families receive the benefits they have earned from their service to our country. Each VA disability claim filed by a veteran represents a sacrifice that was made in defen… Read more
“The Greatest Generation” is a term used to define those who not only persevered during arduous times, but given their extraordinary character — flourished. More specifically, Americans who grew up during the depression, suffered through the atrocities of World War II, yet rose up to make ou… Read more
Through the Puttin’ In Pink golf tournament, Clay Maxey Ford and Arvest Bank recently donated more than $26,000 to the Claude Parrish Radiation Therapy Institute Foundation Board. The foundation benefits North Arkansas Regional Medical Center’s Claude Parrish Cancer Center in Harrison. Read more
VALLEY SPRINGS — The Valley Springs Board of Education approved costs for a new greenhouse when it met Monday night and it discussed a way to pay costs that were higher than expected. Read more
North Arkansas College officials are inviting the public to comment on long range planning and announcing expanded robotics courses. Read more
“Ozarks Small Biz Connection in conjunction with a multitude of local businesses are offering our shoppers an opportunity to win merchandise and services just by stopping by local, participating businesses, filling out an entry form and placing it in the entry box provided,” according to Amb… Read more
ALPENA — Jim Goldie, Harrison lawyer representing the city of Alpena, told Alpena City Council members that legal representation has been arranged in a lawsuit brought against the city, but payment would need to be arranged fairly soon. Read more
Gwen Hoffmann, chair of the Harrison Regional Chamber of Commerce board of directors, has announced that Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson will keynote the chamber’s annual meeting and awards luncheon on Wednesday, Jan. 15. Read more
MT JUDEA — Newton County Sheriff Glenn Wheeler said a human skull was found Monday morning in Newton County and it might be remains of a Garland County woman reported missing in June. Read more
Eric A. Arp, D.P.M., FA.C.F.A.S., a podiatric physician and surgeon with clinics in Mountain Home and Harrison, recently attended the 3rd annual International Foot & Ankle Conference in New York City. Read more
A proposal to create a Buffalo National River Discovery Center and house it in one of the old Harrison junior high school buildings came before the City Advertising and Tourism Promotion Commission (CATPC) at its November meeting. Dave Fitton, long-time Harrison resident and a former city co… Read more
A jury found Bampumim Teixeira guilty of first-degree felony murder in the slayings of two doctors found lying in pools of blood in their Boston penthouse in May 2017. CNN affiliate WBZ reports.
CNN's Chris Cuomo discusses the significance of President Donald Trump's meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on the day House Democrats unveiled articles of impeachment.