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Matchell appointed to vacant position

Subscriber onlyConnie Matchell was appointed school board member for Zone 2 during Thursday's school board meeting. Continue reading...

Obituaries

Subscriber onlyMary Lois Brickey Continue reading...

Retired with respect

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Moratoriums up for debate at Tuesday's meeting

City board to consider six-month ban on marijuana facility applications, four month ban on mobile and manufactured home developments.

Subscriber onlyThe Siloam Springs Board of Directors is set to tackle an agenda headlined by a pair of moratorium proposals and a grant application that has the potential to speed up a proposed sidewalk project along East Main Street. Continue reading...

Planners approve permits

Subscriber onlySiloam Springs planners took part in a pair of meetings on Tuesday, as the Planning and Zoning Commission and Board of Adjustments held back-to-back meetings. Continue reading...

10 Years Ago: Barnett's celebrates 50th Anniversary

Subscriber only50 Years Ago Continue reading...

Hello, again

Subscriber onlyAt the urging of many in our fair town (OK, two persons, but still...) I've decided to take a crack at writing again. Some of you may miss my father's column. I can tell you right now that my writing will most likely cause you to miss his even more. But that's all right. I am my father's son, but I am not my father and cannot fill the space he left in life or in this journal. Continue reading...

Race for the pancakes fundraiser

Subscriber onlyJanelle Jessen/Herald-Leader Samuel Hassett cooked pancakes on the griddle inside the Word of Life Fellowship during the New Beginnings Pregnancy Services fundraiser on Saturday morning. The event included a 5K race, 1 mile walk and 20 mile cycle, as well as a pancake breakfast. Continue reading...

La-Z-Boy donates to Literacy Council

Subscriber onlyPhoto submitted La-Z-Boy donated $3,000 to the Dogwood Literacy Council on Wednesday. Pictured are Audra Ferrell of La-Z-Boy; Lisette Fuentes de Jimenez, literacy council client; Charlie Muessemeyer, literacy council director; Don Austin of La-Z-Boy; and Ben Calvert, literacy council volunteer. The Dogwood Literacy Council plans to use the money to improve its programming, Muessemeyer said. Continue reading...

Test your emergency department prep skills

Subscriber onlyWhen you need immediate care, you don't always have time to pack a hospital bag. That's why it's important to prep for an emergency department (ED) visit before an emergency strikes. Continue reading...

If all Arkansas read the same book

Subscriber onlyThe Pecan Man, a novel by Cassie Dandridge Selleck, is the selection for the 2016-17 statewide reading program, "If All Arkansas Read the Same Book." Arkansans are encouraged to read and discuss the book in book clubs and libraries throughout the year. Continue reading...

Garden Club learns about painting rocks

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Early peaches ready at Taylor's Orchard

Subscriber onlyGENTRY -- Taylor's Orchard in Gentry opened Friday and some of the earliest varieties of peaches are ready for picking or for purchase at the orchard's fruit stand. Customers may buy peaches and nectarines by the bucket or the flat at the fruit stand, or they may go out into the orchard and pick their own. Continue reading...

Tractor Supply to host animal adoptions

Subscriber onlyTractor Supply Company in Siloam Springs at 3480 East Highway 412 has announced that they will host pet and livestock adoptions on Saturday, June 17. Continue reading...

Baker wins Dairy Foods Contest-Main Dish

Subscriber onlyLuke Baker of Siloam Springs (Benton County) and Zarah Dean of Ozark (Franklin County) were winners at the 60th annual Arkansas Dairy Foods Contest held May 31 at the state fairgrounds in Little Rock. Continue reading...