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Christmas Parade well attended

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Church news

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Man jailed

Admits to exposing self

Subscriber onlyA Pea Ridge man was found guilty of indecent exposure and committed to 14 days in the Benton County Jail by Judge Ray Bunch in Pea Ridge court Tuesday, Nov. 28. Continue reading...

Fire ravishes home

Subscriber onlyGARFIELD -- He had just built a fire in his wood stove, Terry Remley said, and sat down to watch television when he noticed a glow in the ceiling. He quickly realized the leaves in the back yard were on fire and had caught his home on fire. He called 911 and he and his dog got out safely, going next door to his son's home. Continue reading...

Angels still available

Subscriber onlyThere are a few angels left on the Angel Christmas trees. Continue reading...

Community support encourages

Subscriber onlyCommunity support is heart-warming. Continue reading...

Why Thanksgiving?

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Church news

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Increase in athletic spending

Razorbacks raise own support

Subscriber onlyLITTLE ROCK -- State-supported universities in Arkansas spent $176 million on athletics last year, a 6.3 percent increase over the previous year. Two-year colleges spent $600,000. Continue reading...

Community calendar

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The best play I never saw

Subscriber onlyIt was late in the game, and the Booneville faithful were screaming for a comeback. Continue reading...

Varsity Blackhawk Basketball Schedule

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Holidays arts/crafts day set

Subscriber onlyThe The Pea Ridge Intermediate School will be hosting an Arts & Crafts Day at the Intermediate cafeteria Saturday, Dec. 2. Continue reading...

Pea Ridge Schools menus

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Blackhawk fifth-grade football ends year undefeated

Subscriber onlyThe Pea Ridge fifth grade football team capped an undefeated season with a pair of championships to run their two-year record to 20-0. Continue reading...

Lady Blackhawk basketball

Subscriber onlyThe Lady Blackhawks include No. 2, Brooklyn Stewart, Sr.; No. 3, Kiley West, Sr.; No. 5, Kadense McDonald, Soph.; No. 10, Meredith Mitchell, Jr.; No. 11, Katelyn Swope, Jr.; No. 12, Sunny Olson, Sr.; No. 15, Maria Socha, Jr.; No. 20, Catherine Hooten, Sr.; No. 21, Gabby Adams, Jr.; No. 22, Kloey Evenson, Soph.; No. 23, Samantha Bott, Soph.; No. 24, KynLey Burton, Soph.; No. 33, Hollyn Davis, Jr.; and No. 35, Anika Wales, Sr. Managers are Julia Kelley, Abby Anderson, Riley Heston and Bridget Willis. Head Coach is Heath Neal and assistant coaches are Rudy Sanchez and Reed Smith. Continue reading...

Getting ready for Christmas

Reconsider Advent

Subscriber onlyI am one of those people who embraces our new days of technology to a great extent, but retains an appreciation for the old days and some of the old-time ways of years past. This colors my approach to Christmas, and to some of the other holiday seasons as well. For example, we have just had what the business world calls Black Friday, and I think Saturday was also given a special shopping-related name. Upcoming is what is being called Cyber Monday. We hardly get into Thanksgiving, which I consider to be a great day, before we are prompted to get started on our Christmas shopping. Personally, I called off Black Friday. Continue reading...

Blackhawks bounce Bearcats 22-19

Subscriber onlyThe Blackhawks are back in the 4A state playoff semifinals after fighting off a spirited challenge from Booneville's Bearcats to take a 22-19 quarterfinal road victory. Continue reading...

Hawks host Arkadelphia with state title berth on the line

Subscriber onlyThe Pea Ridge Blackhawk football team will be making its last home appearance in 2017 by hosting the Arkadelphia Badgers in a state playoff semifinal game Friday. Continue reading...

All They Do Is Winn, Winn, Winn

Subscriber onlyDrew Winn was barely out of diapers when he slung his chubby, toddler leg over the seat of a tiny dirt bike for the first time. Continue reading...

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