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Preparing youth for global economy essential

Subscriber onlyLITTLE ROCK -- Civic and business leaders want to increase the number of college graduates in Arkansas, to prepare the state's young people for the best jobs being created in the global economy. Continue reading...

Reading with a Blackhawk sponsored

Subscriber onlyGreetings, Library family! Continue reading...

Blackhawk basketball juniors

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A big school advance: School buses

Continually advancing to meet students’ needs

Subscriber onlyI spent a lot of time on school buses during my time in Pea Ridge schools. But when I started to school, almost 72 years ago, the school didn't own buses. As I recall, it was at the beginning of the 1947-1948 school year that the Pea Ridge School bought two new Ford school buses, the first buses that were school-owned. One of the new buses ran in the area where I lived, and served the northwest quadrant of our school district. I am not quite sure where the other new bus served, but I think it was the northeast of town area, including the Twelve Corners Community. Continue reading...

Community Calendar

Subscriber onlyWednesday, Jan. 31 Continue reading...

Blackhawk basketball schedule

Subscriber onlyBlackhawk basketball schedule Continue reading...

Blackhawk athletes honored

Subscriber onlyCoaches presented awards to Blackhawk athletes for the fall sports at a ceremony Wednesday, Jan. 17, in the cafeteria at Pea Ridge High School. Continue reading...

New 4A state champion likely to be crowned

Subscriber onlyTwo-time defending state champ Baptist Prep of Little Rock, in my opinion, will not be defending their 4A state title this season. Continue reading...

Blackhawks jump out early

Cruise by Shiloh 77-58

Subscriber onlyThe Blackhawks led in every quarter and gradually cruised past Shiloh 77-58, ending their conference rival's last chance for a league title. Continue reading...

Band students selected to Region Honor Band

Subscriber onlyThe Pea Ridge Band had 21 students selected to the A.S.B.O.A. Region 6 Honor Band and three students selected to the Region Honor Jazz Band. Among these students, six of them qualified to audition for the All-State Band and Jazz Band. Continue reading...

Rezone requests presented

Subscriber onlyTwo rezoning requests will be presented in a public hearing before the Pea Ridge Planning Commission at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 6. The public may speak about the requests which are: Continue reading...

Avoca Fire Dept.

Subscriber onlyThursday, Jan. 25 Continue reading...

Public meetings

Subscriber onlyTuesday, Feb. 6 Continue reading...

Hobbs happenings

Subscriber onlyThe Osage Indians: Big, Scary, and Feared. Steve Dunlap to tell their story at Hobbs State Park Continue reading...

Shiloh Museum

Subscriber onlyEvents Continue reading...

Tour road to close

Subscriber onlyPea Ridge National Military Park announces temporary tour road closure between Jan. 29 and Feb. 2, 2018. Continue reading...

Habit Leaders

Pea Ridge Intermediate School

Subscriber onlyHabit 5 is: "Seek first to understand, then to be Understood." The character quality means: "I listen to other people's ideas and feelings. I try to see things from their viewpoint. I listen to others without, interrupting. I listen with my ears, my eyes, and my heart. I am confident in voicing my ideas." Continue reading...

NEBCO Fire-EMS Dept.

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Restaurant inspections

Subscriber onlyCritical violations are defined as items relating directly to factors that lead to food-borne illness and must be corrected immediately. Noncritical violations are defined as items that relate to maintenance of food operations and cleanliness. Continue reading...

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