Yahoo Weather

You are here

NewsSubscribe to RSS - News


VB chamber executive director resigns post

Apr 27, 2016 9:27am

Jackie Krutsch has submitted her resignation as executive director of the Van Buren Chamber of Commerce.

Krutsch has accepted the position of the director of development with the Arkansas...

More News ↓

<p>photos by TANIAH TUDOR</p><p>Spinach Festival</p><p>Jason Schibbelhut (left), 10, and his brother Riley, 8, of Alma ponder purchasing marionettes at the 30th annual Alma Spinach Festival on Saturday at Alma City Park.</p>

2016 Alma Spinach Festival

Apr 20, 2016 9:15am


Popular 5K draws near

Apr 20, 2016 9:13am

The Boys and Girls Club of Van Buren’s fourth annual “Life’s an Uphill Run” 5K is less than two weeks away and time is running out to sign on as a sponsor for the event.

Presented by Bekaert...

FEMA seeks ways to stop FOD flooding

Apr 20, 2016 9:12am

The federal government would like to stop future flooding at the Field of Dreams Sports Complex in Van Buren.

Or, the Federal Emergency Management Agency has suggested moving the baseball...

Mulberry thespians to present comedy

Apr 20, 2016 9:11am

Thespians in the Mulberry Community Theater Group will present the comedy “Always A Bridesmaid” at the Mulberry High School Cafeteria beginning Friday.

Performances at the high school at 203...

Chili supper to benefit county EHC

Apr 20, 2016 9:07am

A chili supper fundraiser to benefit the Crawford County Extension Homemakers Club is set for Friday at the Crawford County Extension Office in Van Buren.

A bowl of chili or beans, crackers...

<p><strong></strong>photos by TANIAH TUDOR</p><p>Alma School Board member Nancy Hawkins (left), Superintendent David Woolly (center) and other school administrators watch a presentation on social media during the school board’s monthly meeting Thursday night.</p>

Alma school officials discuss utilization of social media

Apr 16, 2016 4:06am

Alma School District officials discussed the importance of social media and possible statewide cuts to education during their regular meeting Thursday night.

Robin Finley with the Alma...

Mountainburg woman pleads not guilty to multiple charges

Apr 16, 2016 4:05am

A Mountainburg woman accused of fleeing from two sheriff’s deputies pleaded not guilty Wednesday in Crawford County Circuit Court.

Amanda Louise Dunbar, 37, is charged with two counts of...

Music in the Park to begin second season in Mountainburg

Apr 16, 2016 4:05am

Mountainburg’s Music in the Park will begin its second season with music, a city-wide yard sale and a benefit for the senior center Saturday, April 30.

This is the second year for Music in...

Weigh system to target semis traveling U.S. 64

Apr 16, 2016 4:05am

Installation of a weigh-in-motion system on U.S. 64 meant to catch semi-trucks trying to bypass the Interstate 40 weigh station between Alma and Van Buren is scheduled to begin this summer.


VBSD expects surplus at end of year

Apr 16, 2016 4:05am

The Van Buren School District is expected to end the school year with a balance of more than $5 million.

“We project an ending balance of between $5.2 million and $5.4 million,”...

eNewsletter sign up

Email Address:

First Name:

Last Name:

Yes, I would like to receive This Week's News.

Yes, I would like to receive breaking news alerts.