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Life saved by ambulance crew

Subscriber onlyA 911 call in October of 2015, dispatched emergency personnel from the Pea Ridge Fire-EMS Department to meet a private vehicle at the intersection of It'll Do Road and Slack Street (Arkansas Highway 72). Continue reading...

King leaves legacy

Subscriber onlyBlackhawk baseball is a winning tradition, but it nearly wasn't an option for Pea Ridge athletes. Thirty-one years ago when John E. King was hired as a football coach for Pea Ridge High School, he was told to coach baseball, too. Soon after he arrived, the school superintendent told him that baseball would be cut because of costs. Continue reading...

Lynch family visited old home sites

Subscriber onlyNorthwest Arkansas is the birthplace and home to many people who reside here. However, over the years many people have moved here drawn by the Natural State's charm and current prosperity as well as a unique way of life. Descendents of one Benton County pioneer, Andy Jack Lynch, met in Benton County over Easter weekend to visit family home sites. Continue reading...

Don't bug me -- I'm sick

Subscriber onlyHave you ever felt less than 100 percent and at your worst point, it seems like everything else goes wrong? Continue reading...

State gives aid for safe, warm, dry schools

Subscriber onlyLITTLE ROCK -- The Arkansas Public School Academic Facilities and Transportation Commission has approved more than $42 million in state aid to local school districts for new construction and repairs to keep schools safe, warm and dry. Continue reading...

Blackhawk track teams bring home record number of medals at Meet of Champs

Subscriber onlyJohn McGee Continue reading...

Sports briefs

Subscriber onlyFundraiser for Blackhawk Track Continue reading...

Mr. and Miss Blackhawk of the Year

Subscriber onlyHayden Holtgrewe Continue reading...

Blackhawk track champions

Subscriber onlyShelby Dunlap, junior Continue reading...

Track season was one for the books

Subscriber onlyWhen I first came to Pea Ridge in 1998, I started a youth track program and inquired as to the strength of the local high school program. Continue reading...

Summer camps slated for student athletes

Subscriber onlyFrom Staff Reports Continue reading...

Pea Ridge Schools menus

Subscriber onlyMonday, May 21 Continue reading...

Intermediate art students tour Tulsa museums

Subscriber onlyJohn McGee Continue reading...

Pea Ridge Police Department

Subscriber onlyApril 2018 Continue reading...

Court Report

Subscriber onlyDistrict Court of Benton County Continue reading...

Six injured in wreck

Subscriber onlySix people -- four of whom were children -- were injured in a two-vehicle collision Friday morning, according to Arkansas State Police Trooper Jana Cordes. Continue reading...

Church news

Subscriber onlyEpiscopal Church Continue reading...

Obituaries

Subscriber onlyRaymond Buttram Continue reading...

Pea Ridge Fire-EMS Dept.

Subscriber onlyCallout logs April 30 through May 13, 2018 Continue reading...

Benton County jail

Subscriber onlySunday, May 6 Continue reading...

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