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In and around - Aug. 20, 2014

Aug 20, 2014 8:08am

Aug. 21

Van Buren Lions Club annual Golf Classic, a four-player scramble, will be at 1 p.m. at Eagle Crest Golf Course in Alma. Entry fee is $70. Call Ernie Schimmelman at 461-2008.

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In and around - Aug. 9, 2014

Aug 09, 2014 4:05am

Aug. 9

Crawford County Library System will hold a “Books Galore Book Sale” at the Van Buren Public Library’s meeting room, beginning at 8:30 a.m. Donations will go toward the library system’...

<p>photo by KENNETH FRY</p><p>John Pope, executive director of Keep Van Buren Beautiful, with Lodestar award he received from the	Keep Arkansas Beautiful Commission. KArB, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary, honored 25 exceptional individuals as exemplary Lodestars for their accomplishments. A lodestar is someone who serves as an inspiration, model or guide. Keep Arkansas Beautiful recognized these individuals for guiding their neighborhoods and communities in an effort to keep Arkansas clean, green and free of litter. Pope was at the July city council meeting to thank Mayor Bob Freeman and the council in their support of KVBB.</p>

KVBB award

Aug 09, 2014 4:05am

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Mike and Pat Meadors of Alma will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception Aug. 16 at Alma Church of Christ fellowship hall from 1 to 4 p.m. They were married Aug. 21, 1964, at Alma Church of Christ. Mrs. Meadors is the former Pat Rickman of Alma and is retired from ABF. Mr. Meadors is a native of Alma and is retired from Allied Uniking. They have one child, Stephanie Graham of Van Buren, and one grandchild.

Meadors anniversary

Aug 07, 2014 11:02am

Mike and Pat Meadors of Alma will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception Aug. 16 at Alma Church of Christ fellowship hall from 1 to 4 p.m. They were married Aug. 21, 1964, at...

Brammer named All-American Scholar

Aug 07, 2014 11:02am

Breck Brammer has been named an all-American scholar at the United States Achievement Academy.

The senior at Van Buren High School will appear in the All-American Scholar Yearbook which is...

Mr. and Mrs. Leo McKee of Alma celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with an Alaskan cruise. A reception is planned Aug. 10 at Concord Baptist Church's family life center in Van Buren from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. They were married Aug. 1, 1964, at Mount Vernon Baptist Church in Ellijay, Ga., by the late Rev. Clarence Waddell. Mrs. McKee, the former Kathy Teague of Ellijay, is retired from Regions Bank. Mr. McKee, a native of Ruleville, Miss., is retired from OK Industries of Fort Smith. The couple have two children, Harold McKee of Alma and Brian McKee of Edgerton, Mo., and two grandchildren.

McKee anniversary

Aug 07, 2014 11:02am

Mr. and Mrs. Leo McKee of Alma celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with an Alaskan cruise. A reception is planned Aug. 10 at Concord Baptist Church’s family life center in Van Buren from 3:...

NCA camp

Aug 07, 2014 11:02am

The Van Buren High School cheerleaders recently attended NCA Performance Camp in Hot Springs. They won a bid to NCA Nationals, second place trophy in the jam, spirit stick award and technical...

Butcher’s block - Aug. 6, 2014

Aug 07, 2014 11:02am

I cannot believe that summer is coming to an end!! School is only a few short weeks away, and let me be the first to assure you, my future kindergartener, like most other children, is not eager...

In and around - Aug. 6, 2014

Aug 07, 2014 11:02am

Aug. 6

Junior schedules may be picked up from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Van Buren High School.

Aug. 7

Sophomore schedules may be picked up at Van Buren High School. A parents meeting...

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