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Gypsy Camp legacy lives on

Subscriber onlyFor more than 50 years campers spent their summers at the Gypsy Camp for Girls, making friends, spending time in nature and enjoying the water of the Illinois River. Continue reading...

Walls Talk to tell the story of the Butterfield Cabin

Subscriber onlyWalls Talk, the Siloam Springs Museum's second annual fundraiser, will take visitors on a trip back to a time when the mail was delivered by stagecoach. Continue reading...

Sliced and Diced set for Saturday

Subscriber onlyThe third Sliced and Diced competition will showcase ways to use fresh vegetables from The Garden in Siloam Springs. Continue reading...

DaySpring founder Kerns dies

n He was one of the company’s joint founders.

Subscriber onlyDean Kerns, a founder of DaySpring Cards, died June 28 at the age of 84. Continue reading...

White hired as assistant SSHS principal

Krystal Wheat to serve as Panther Health and Wellness Center director

Subscriber onlyRoss White, Siloam Springs School District's vocational coordinator, was hired to be the new high school assistant principal during a special school board meeting on Thursday. Continue reading...

Kitchen offers hot meals served with hope

Subscriber onlyA smell like Sunday dinner at grandma's house fills the air inside Hope's Kitchen as people greet each other enthusiastically or sit down across the table to chat. Continue reading...

Couple brings locally roasted flavors to Siloam Springs

Subscriber onlyA search for a source of high quality coffee led Todd and Heather Goehner into a hobby that would eventually become a business. Continue reading...

Detective skills benefit Civil War relic search

Subscriber onlyAs a retired sergeant over the school resource officer program and the longtime owner of City Barbershop, Chris Salley is a familiar face in Siloam Springs, but few know about his hobby as a Civil War relic hunter. Continue reading...

'What's best for kids'

Siemens retire together after combined 75 years in education

Subscriber onlyDan Siemens was sitting at his desk at Barnes Elementary School in Owasso, Okla., on the last day for teachers in May of 2000 when he received a phone call that would change the course of his life. Continue reading...

'Jesus was a workin man'

IBCD teaching healthy community development in God oriented society

Subscriber onlyFor the Institute for Biblical Community Development (IBCD) Mission, woodworking is about much more than bringing the beauty of nature into customers' homes. Continue reading...

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