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<p><strong></strong>photo by TANIAH TUDOR</p><p>The Oliver’s Kitchen family includes (back row from left) Dianna Mitchell, Earlene Painter, Pat Oliver, Judy Oliver Brunk and Cricket Arnold; (front row) McKinley Painter, 3, and Lucille Oliver.</p>

Restaurant set to open Dec. 1 on Main Street in VB

Nov 25, 2015 5:07am

A restaurant set to open Dec. 1 on Main Street will bring homemade pies and southern style cooking back to Van Buren.

Pat Oliver, owner and manager of Oliver’s Kitchen at 719 Main St., is...

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<p><strong></strong>Van Buren High School Library’s team was the first place winner. From left are Dee Carroll, CCVL director; team member Starlene Duggan; State Rep. Charlene Fite, guest judge; team members Joe McLean and Katie Good; and Mayor Bob Freeman, guest judge.</p>

Adult spelling bee ‘resounding success’

Oct 26, 2015 9:27am

Crawford County Volunteers for Literacy Adult Spelling Bee raised $4,200 this year for the non-profit group.

Dee Carroll, Crawford County Volunteers for Literacy director, called this year’s...

3-D street artwork

Oct 26, 2015 9:25am

photo by KENNETH FRY

Artist Kandy Evans walks across a piece of 3D street artwork in front of Marcia Cooksey’s Interiors at 711 Main St., Van Buren. Cooksey commissioned Evans to do the...

Woman pleads not guilty to multiple charges

Oct 26, 2015 9:24am

A Van Buren woman who allegedly struck a Dollar General employee with her truck following a shoplifting incident pleaded not guilty Wednesday in Crawford County Circuit Court.

Rhonda Kay...

Pleas - Oct. 13 and 21, 2015

Oct 26, 2015 9:23am

In the 21st Judicial District Circuit Court in Van Buren Oct. 13, Judge Gary R. Cottrell heard pleas and sentenced the following:

• Shannon Duane Dool, 42, of Altus pleaded guilty to four...

Coroner to seek re-election

Oct 26, 2015 9:22am

Pam Wells has announced that she will seek re-election to the office of coroner in the 2016 election.

The coroner has the duty of determining the cause and manner of death, Wells pointed out...

Three new deputies approved

Oct 21, 2015 10:47am

Crawford County justices of the peace approved three new sheriff’s deputy positions during their quorum court meeting Monday night.

JPs approved a request by Sheriff Ron Brown to hire three...

Burn ban in effect for county

Oct 21, 2015 10:46am

Crawford County Judge John Hall issued a ban effective Oct. 19 against outdoor burning of trash, debris, brush and all other materials during the current dry weather conditions.


Project approved by VB council

Oct 21, 2015 10:45am

An improvement project for portions of three Van Buren streets was approved Monday night by the city council at its monthly meeting at the Municipal Complex.

Aldermen voted 5-0 to accept the...

<p><strong></strong>Colt James as Capt. H. Thomas Brown, captain of the Van Buren Guards who was killed on the first day of a Civil War battle at Oak Hills, Mo., in 1861.</p>

Tales take 500 back in time

Oct 21, 2015 10:43am

More than 500 took a step back in time this weekend during the 10th annual Tales of the Crypt at Fairview Cemetery in Van Buren.

Students from Tom Wing’s historical interpretation program at...

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