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City sales tax receipts up in April

County tax recipts down for the month.

Subscriber onlySiloam Springs sales tax receipts were up $8,125 in April compared to the same month last year. Continue reading...

SSPD presents new online crime map

Subscriber onlyResidents are now able to access information about crime in their neighborhoods through the Siloam Springs Police Department's online crime map. Continue reading...

SSHS grads receive $4.5 million in scholarships

n Twenty-seven students were recognized at Chamber Honor Graduate Luncheon.

Subscriber onlySiloam Springs High School graduates received $4.5 million in scholarships -- including $544,000 in local money -- during the 42nd annual Scholarship Awards Program on Thursday night. Continue reading...

City breaks ground on new park

n City board members approved naming the facility Memorial Park and Chautauqua Amphitheater.

Subscriber onlyCity officials broke ground on the new library site park on Thursday afternoon and announced it will be named the Memorial Park and Chautauqua Amphitheater. Continue reading...

Come fly with me, we'll fly, we'll fly away

Subscriber onlyRemote control planes and drones took to the skies during the Siloam Springs RC Modelers semi-annual fun fly on Saturday. Continue reading...

Northside Elementary Library addition showing progress

Subscriber onlyWork on the new Northside Elementary School Library addition is moving forward. Continue reading...

School meal prices to stay the same

Subscriber onlyParents won't be paying any more for their children's lunches in the Siloam Springs School District next year. Continue reading...

Planning commission approves rezoning Melgar Apartments

Subscriber onlyPlanning commission members voted 6-1 on Tuesday to approve a rezoning development permit for the Melgar Apartments, located at 620 E. Arkansas Highway 16. Continue reading...

Streets to close for resurfacing

n The improvement project should be complete in two weeks.

Subscriber onlyThe vision for the downtown improvement project is just two weeks away from becoming a reality, but there are a few more steps to be completed before the project is finished. Continue reading...

SSHS planning Spring Film Festival

Subscriber onlyThe Siloam Springs High School's film and television program is hosting its annual spring premier outdoors in Bob Henry Park for the first time this year. Continue reading...

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