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Freedom Fest continues into second decade

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Elkhorn drainage questioned

Subscriber onlyBuilders, a business owner and city department heads met with city building official Tony Townsend and Planning Commission members for a tech review to discuss building plans for several developments. Continue reading...

Fireworks events begin with Freedom Fest

Subscriber onlyThere are several events celebrating the Fourth of July in the northeast Benton County area beginning this weekend with Freedom Fest on Weston Street in Pea Ridge. Continue reading...

Water rates on tap at public forum

Subscriber onlyGARFIELD -- Water rates will be at the top of the list of discussion items for City Council members at the regular meeting Tuesday, June 13. An ordinance raising water rates has been discussed for several months and presented at two public hearings. Continue reading...

Blackhawks to play Hooten's Classic

Something to brag about

Subscriber onlyPea Ridge High School has been selected to play in the 2017 Hootens Classic football game on Aug. 28 on the campus of the University of Central Arkansas in Conway. Continue reading...

Holley to become Kohawk

Subscriber only"This is a pure picture of Zaine Holley," Stephen Neal, head Blackhawk football coach, said Monday morning as athletes gathered to watch three senior Blackhawk athletes sign letters to play college athletics. Holley wasn't there; he was on the road to Dover for a Regional Tournament baseball game. Continue reading...

Public input sought

Subscriber onlyGARFIELD -- A water rate increase is being considered by city officials who have hosted two public forums to answer questions about the increase. The second, held Tuesday, May 9, prior to the City Council meeting, had no one from the public attend. Continue reading...

Voters reject millage

Subscriber only"We're disappointed, but at the end of the day, we're still a great school district," superintendent Rick Neal said about the defeat Tuesday, May 9, of the School Board's request for additional funds to build a new high school. Continue reading...

Torpedo is center of sub vet memorial

Veterans honored

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Dedication slated

Subscriber onlyThe public is invited to the Submarine Memorial Dedication Saturday, May 13, at the Pea Ridge Veterans Memorial. Continue reading...

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Teacher Carolyn Armour and Jeff Neil, Arvest Bank president, were served breakfast at Pea Ridge Midd...

Teacher Carolyn Armour and Jeff Neil, Arvest Bank president, were served breakfast at Pea Ridge Middle School by Lilly Jane Spears...

Published: August 22, 2013

Cameron McNabb, center, and his daughter, Kayna, were rescued during Thursdays flooding. Co-worker C...

Cameron McNabb, center, and his daughter, Kayna, were rescued during Thursdays flooding. Co-worker Charlie Brewer took a flat-bott...

Published: August 22, 2013

Kristy Tipton and daughters, Haley, 14, and Reagan, 10, offer farm-raised produce for sale in the pa...

Kristy Tipton and daughters, Haley, 14, and Reagan, 10, offer farm-raised produce for sale in the parking lot of the Church of Chr...

Published: August 22, 2013

 The Church of Christ at Garfield advertised that its building was available for anyone to stay in d...

The Church of Christ at Garfield advertised that its building was available for anyone to stay in during the day to get out of th...

Published: July 27, 2011

 NEBCO Fire Captain Nick Mason was in charge of the fire scene at the home of Michael and Mary Ann C...

NEBCO Fire Captain Nick Mason was in charge of the fire scene at the home of Michael and Mary Ann Carr, 11881 Ventris Road, Tuesd...

Published: July 27, 2011

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