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Prominent local pastor remembered

Aug 26, 2015 9:41am

Pastor Bobby L. Johnson of First Assembly of God Church in Van Buren died Monday morning to the surprise and despair of his congregation.

Johnson, 72, recently celebrated his 35th...

<p><strong></strong>photo by TANIAH TUDOR</p><p>Van Buren employees Kym Pope, her daughter BreAnne Rogers, Emily Six and her mom Sandie Six in Sandie Six’s office at Parkview Elementary School.</p>

All in the family

Aug 26, 2015 9:28am

Prepping for election

Aug 26, 2015 9:27am

Douglas seeks third term

Aug 26, 2015 9:26am

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Attorney says Alma decision invalid

Aug 10, 2015 9:23am

A decision made by the Alma Planning Commission to move forward with a plan for annexation is invalid, according to Alma’s city attorney.

In an email addressed to both Alma elected officials...

Tournament set Aug. 22

Aug 10, 2015 9:19am

In an effort to raise money for Mulberry Shop With a Cop and little league, organizers are looking for teams for their first co-ed slow pitch softball tournament set for Aug. 22.


<p>Jeremy Shores with Hawkins-Weir makes a presentation to Mayor Gary Baxter on July 21 of a check for $750 that was raised during Celebrate Mulberry event June 27. The donation will be used to help pay for the 2016 fireworks display.</p>

Mulberry Ok’s water treatment plant upgrades

Aug 05, 2015 10:37am


Press Argus-Courier Staff

Mulberry City Council members approved improvements at the city’s water treatment plant and changed rules and fees for city parks during their...

<p>photo by TANIAH TUDOR</p><p>Aaron Windsor (left) and Gage Windsor, husband and son of Karen Windsor who died of ovarian cancer in 2011, place a memorial stone in her name Monday on the lawn of the Van Buren Public Library.</p>

Tree memoralizes ovarian cancer victim

Aug 05, 2015 10:45am


Press Argus-Courier Staff

A living memorial to a local woman who died of ovarian cancer in 2011 was planted Monday on the lawn of the Van Buren Public Library.


Boys and Girls Club of Van Buren Ice Cream Social

Aug 05, 2015 10:55am

Lilly Ming shows off her bowl of ice cream during an ice cream social July 31 at the Boys and Girls Club of Van Buren as the club wrapped up its summer program. The club will reopen on Aug. 17...

<p>SUBMITTED</p><p>Chris Hoover (left), a 2010 graduate of Van Buren High School, completed Sen. John Boozman’s five-week long Congressional Summer Internship Program in the nation’s capital.</p>

VB intern completes D.C. summer program

Aug 05, 2015 10:57am

Van Buren residents who recently called Sen. John Boozman’s Washington, D.C., office may have heard a familiar voice at the other end of the line.

Chris Hoover, a 2010 graduate of Van Buren...

Applications can be resubmitted

Aug 05, 2015 11:01am


Press Argus-Courier Staff

After the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management abruptly ended a storm shelter rebate program in place since 1999, local emergency...

McCune to serve as special prosecutor

Aug 05, 2015 10:58am

Crawford County Prosecuting Attorney Marc McCune has sworn been in to serve as a special prosecutor in a case of a Sebastian County Quorum Court member who is accused of threatening and attacking...

Fishing Time

Aug 01, 2015 4:05am


Rebecca Pledger gets ready to cast a line for Charles Chase at Lake Lou Emma on Wednesday. Pledger works with Van Buren Healthcare and Rehabilitation and for...

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