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Event to unveil tiny houses

Subscriber onlyFour new tiny houses, designed to provide transitional housing for homeless people, are nearly complete. Continue reading...

High school students given option to take home computers

Northside Elementery School Library project completed under budget

Subscriber onlyThe Siloam Springs School District has achieved its goal of having a one-to-one ratio of electronic devices for students, and starting this year high school students will have the option to take home their Chromebook computers. Continue reading...

School buses are back on the road

Updated school bus cameras will help prosecute drivers who pass illegally.

Subscriber onlySiloam Springs Schools are back in session starting today, Aug. 15, and buses are back on the road. Continue reading...

Annual breakfast honors teachers as they head back to school

Subscriber onlyKeynote speaker Connie Matchell reminded school employees to build intentional relationships with students in the coming school year, during the annual Chamber of Commerce Back to School Breakfast on Friday. Continue reading...

Jackson appointed to school board

Subscriber onlySchool board members voted to appoint Travis Jackson to the vacant Zone 5 position during Thursday's meeting. Continue reading...

Another crown for Thompson

Subscriber onlyIt takes a combination of beauty, brains, personality, talent and horsemanship skills to win the title of rodeo queen, and Lindsey Thompson of Kansas, Okla., proved she had all of the above when she was crowned 2018 Rodeo of the Ozarks Queen last June in Springdale. Continue reading...

For the love of dance

n Blair’s passion helps her earn trip to New York.

Subscriber onlySamantha Handcock Blair's love for dance helped her earn a trip to New York, N.Y., in July to experience Broadway musicals and the Radio City Rockettes first hand. Continue reading...

Body found along highway in West Siloam Springs

Subscriber onlyWEST SILOAM SPRINGS, Okla. -- Police identified the man whose body was found along U.S. Highway 412 in West Siloam Springs, Okla., on Thursday as Kelvin Dean Boyle, 35, of Missouri. Continue reading...

Leading from the heart

Anne Martfeld is the new principal of Siloam Springs High School

Subscriber onlySiloam Springs High School's new leader, Anne Martfeld, is looking forward to finding the heart and passion for school in parents, teachers and perhaps most importantly students. Continue reading...

Board approves process to appoint Zone 5 member

n The deadline to submit a letter of interest is noon, Aug. 6.

Subscriber onlyBy Janelle Jessen Continue reading...

Springer, state Grand Worthy Advisor

Subscriber onlyErica Springer of Siloam Springs was crowned grand worthy advisor -- or president -- of Arkansas Rainbow Girls. Continue reading...

City, county sales tax up in June

Subscriber onlySiloam Springs sales tax receipts were up $36,177 in June compared to the same month last year. Continue reading...

Active shooter session draws crowd

Subscriber onlyEmpowering community members to act to protect themselves or others in the case of an active shooter or killer was the focus of a training session sponsored by the Siloam Springs Chamber of Commerce and Police Department. Continue reading...

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...

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