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Another successful rodeo wraps up

Arnold crowned 2018 Siloam Springs Rodeo Queen

Subscriber onlyThe 60th annual Siloam Springs Rodeo brought plenty of competitors from across the region and crowds of fans on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Continue reading...

Martfeld hired as SSHS principal

Snavely leaves SSHS for position at Springdale

Subscriber onlyAnne Martfeld of Springdale was hired as the new Siloam Springs High School principal during Thursday's school board meeting. Continue reading...

City, Riding Club continue to explore options for rodeo grounds

Subscriber onlyAfter a year of uncertainty about the future of the rodeo grounds, the Siloam Springs Riding Club is getting ready for the 60th annual Siloam Springs Rodeo this weekend. Continue reading...

Respectful retirement of Old Glory

Subscriber onlyMembers of American Legion Post 29, Sons of American Legion and Boy Scout Troop 3766 came together for a flag retirement ceremony on Saturday afternoon. Continue reading...

Girls Night Out planned for Thursday

Subscriber onlyMain Street Siloam Springs' June Girls Night Out will feature an ice cream social, a VW Bus photo booth and a parklet. Continue reading...

Sales tax receipts show growth continues in May

Subscriber onlySiloam Springs sales tax receipts were up $13,502 in May compared to the same month last year. Continue reading...

Discover Siloam Springs website launch, June 15

Subscriber onlyA new tourism brand identity and website -- Discover Siloam Springs -- will be officially launched in Friday, June 15. Continue reading...

Highland Park to celebrate 50 years

n Disney star Miranda May will make an appeareance on June 16.

Subscriber onlyHighland Park Shopping Center will celebrate its 50th anniversary on June 16 with food, family entertainment and an appearance by Disney star Miranda May. Continue reading...

School board hires 13 new staff members

Subscriber onlySchool board members approved the resignation of seven licensed employees and the hiring of 13 new staff members at a special meeting on Thursday evening. Continue reading...

La-Z-Boy donates $90,000 to support local nonprofits

Subscriber onlyLa-Z-Boy Foundation gave away around $90,000 in grants to 13 non-profits throughout Siloam Springs last week. Continue reading...

Elementary schools pilot breakfast in the classroom

The school district received a $50,000 startup grant from the Walmart Foundation for the program.

Subscriber onlyA new breakfast in the classroom program -- piloted by Siloam Springs' three elementary schools during the last few weeks of school -- aims to make sure students get the most important meal of the day. Continue reading...

Bus driver retires after 34 years on the road

Subscriber onlyAfter spending the past 34 years driving an estimated 400,000 students some 250,000 miles, bus driver Lanny Terry is hanging up his bus keys. Continue reading...

Summer meal program begins Tuesday

n Siloam Springs Schools will serve free meals to children younger than 18 at six locations.

Subscriber onlySchool may be out for summer, but kids can still access breakfasts and lunches through the school district's free summer meal program. Continue reading...

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...

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