EdenSong to be Held in Heber Springs

The EdenSong Regional Chorale will present its twenty-fifth Yuletide celebration on Sunday, December 4, 2 p.m., at the First Baptist Church, 201 N. 4th Street, Heber Springs. Director Analea Cook will lead twenty-seven singers in a program featuring a cantata entitled Christmas Is Coming, an English-madrigal style composition with music from an earlier day which […]

On Patrol October Report

by Chris Waring It appears that the fall weather has finally set in and winter is on its way. Once our roadways begin to get slick from the weather speeding and stop signs will be enforced tougher than ever. We are trying very hard to get these two areas of traffic under control as they […]

APL Board Members Needed for 2017

There are three (3) open seats to fill for the 2017 year of the Fairfield Bay Animal Protection League. If you are interested in becoming part of this great organization and willing to help with fundraisers for our four legged friends, please submit a brief description of yourself and why you feel you would be […]

New Art Exhibit at Ozark Health Medical Center

  Members of the NCA Artist League hung a new exhibit at Ozark Health Medical Center in Clinton. They recently completed a workshop with Caren Garner of Conway. Some of the members are (from left, front row) Caren, Instructor, Pauline Sears, Pam Mallory, Yun Kim, Joyce Hartmann (back from left) Alecs Long, Dianne Traylor, Faye […]

Shop With a Cop Donation

Bill Thompson with Modern Woodman presents a $2,500 check to Sheriff Scott Bradley for the Shop with a Cop Program.  Pictured right to left; Keri Tumbleson, Bill Thompson, Sheriff Scott Bradley and Kim Bradley. The Van Buren County Shop with a Cop Program is now taking applications for families in need with children to help make […]

Shirley Community Christmas Party

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and that’s the Annual Shirley Communtiy Christmas Party. “We work hard planning this night all year long and it’s our favorite,” reports Lisa Hackett, co-chair of this event. Saturday, December 3, at 6 p.m. the holiday lights of Shirley will shine. Santa will visit to deliver toys, […]

Piecemakers November News

by Brenda Dunlap Greeted by cheerful holiday decorations and the aroma of holiday food, 34 quilters met for Piecemakers monthly quilt club meeting and end-of-the-year party on Wednesday, November 16. Evelyn Eades welcomed members and guests. Susan Moore conducted the business portion of the meeting. Pam Davis gave the treasurer’s report and Virginia Reynolds gave […]

Christmas Parade

Saturday, November 26 promises to be an exciting day in Clinton to kick off the Christmas season. You can participate in three ways: 1.Be in the parade – dress in Christmas attire, decorate your bicycle, truck or wagon or even make a float. 2.Bring a donation of non-perishable food items and/or a toy for a […]

VBC Master Gardeners November Report

by Cynthia Lacken Master Gardener Welcome to autumn in Van Buren County. The fall colors against the cerulean blue skies make the Ozark foothills look dramatic as they frame out beautiful Greers Ferry Lake. Breathtaking vistas are all around us! Just leaving the Clinton Annex on Hwy 65 gives a spectacular panoramic view reminiscent of […]

Kelly Exhibit at First Security Bank in Clinton

Fairfield Bay artist, Ellen Kelly, has a new, one-woman art exhibit at the First Security Bank in Clinton through January 9. The public is invited to view the art during regular business hours, with most of the work available for purchase on site. When thinking about the exhibit for 1st Security Bank in Clinton, Kelly […]