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Home destroyed

Family safe

Subscriber onlyThe Ford family lost their home Thanksgiving morning. Continue reading...

Town seeks to hire two

Subscriber onlyGARFIELD -- City officials are seeking to fill the vacancy left by the resignation of the recorder-treasurer by electing one person and hiring another. The recorder-treasurer position is an elected position. Historically, the city has also assigned duties of the water clerk to the recorder-treasurer but agreed at the November council meeting to split the duties and hire someone as water clerk. Continue reading...

Subdivision to be considered

Subscriber onlyA large scale development and a preliminary plat are two of the items on the agenda for the Tuesday, Dec. 5, Pea Ridge Planning Commission meeting. Continue reading...

Hicks and Napo introduced

Subscriber onlyPhotograph by Deinse Nemec Continue reading...

Obituaries

Subscriber onlyDaniel Ray Breeden Continue reading...

Pea Ridge Police Dept.

Subscriber onlyWarrant: Continue reading...

Pea Ridge Fire-EMS Dept.

Subscriber onlyPea Ridge Nov. 13-26, 2017 Continue reading...

Avoca Fire Dept.

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Benton County Jail

Subscriber onlyFriday, Nov. 17 Continue reading...

Marriage license

Subscriber onlyNov. 22 Continue reading...

Public meetings

Subscriber onlyTuesday, Dec. 5 Continue reading...

Tour road closed

Subscriber onlyAs part of a water line project currently taking place at Pea Ridge National Military Park, contractors will cut a ditch through the tour road in order to install a new water pipe. During this time, the tour road and horse trail will be closed to all vehicle traffic. The closure will take place on Wednesday, Nove. 29, weather permitting, and is scheduled to last only one day. Continue reading...

Church news

Subscriber onlyBrightwater Memorial Continue reading...

Comfort food fills more than physical need

Subscriber onlyWhen you are out of peanut butter, you are out of food! Continue reading...

Obituary

Subscriber onlyFlorence Louise Morrison Poe Continue reading...

NEBCO Fire-EMS Dept.

Subscriber onlySunday, Nov. 5 Continue reading...

Avoca Fire Dept.

Subscriber onlyMonday, Nov. 6 Continue reading...

Pea Ridge Fire-EMS Dept.

Subscriber onlyCallout logs Oct. 30-Nov. 12 Continue reading...

Pea Ridge Police Dept.

Subscriber onlyWarrants: Continue reading...

It's time for Thanksgiving!

Gratefulness leads to a fuller life

Subscriber onlyBy the time you are reading this, we will be celebrating Thanksgiving, or will be nearly ready to have Thanksgiving Day. Thanksgiving has come to be one of my favorite times of year, not only because it is one of our greatest opportunities to get together with family and friends, but also because I have come to believe that being a thankful people is key to being a positive and happy people. Continue reading...

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